Bloemfontein – Part-centuries from Suné Luus and Dané van Niekerk laid the root for an unassailable 2-Zero lead for the Proteas after they beat Bangladesh by way of 32 runs in the second one Cricket South Africa (CSA) Ladies’s T20 global in Bloemfontein on Saturday.
Luus hit an exciting, 57-ball 71 whilst the skipper added her personal nifty 66 runs from 42 as the house aspect posted 169/four when they had been requested to bat first.
Luus’ knock was once made further particular because it was once her maiden T20 global fifty, she is obviously profiting from her promotion up the order after spending majority of her occupation batting at No 8.
The innings were given off to a shaky get started after the hosts misplaced openers Tazmin Brits and Lizelle Lee for 10 and 4 respectively. Luus and Van Niekerk placed on 96 runs for the 0.33 wicket, powering their aspect against a less attackable general than Fit One’s 127/6. Chloe Tryon got here in on the latter a part of the innings, smashing away 18 runs from simply 9 deliveries together with a large six off the remaining ball of the innings.
Bangladesh’s Nahida Akter and Panna Ghosh returned similar figures of two/32 of their 4 overs.
Shamima Sultana was once as soon as once more spectacular with the bat in hand, main the guests’ chase with an outstanding maiden 50 from 43 deliveries (6x4s, 1×6). She and Fargana Hoque shard a 77-run, third-wicket partnership after Rumana Ahmed and Sanjida Islam misplaced their wickets affordably on 5 and none respectively. Hoque confirmed excellent intent with the bat, hitting 37 at a run a ball earlier than falling sufferer to Shabnim Ismail, who was once the pick out of the bowlers returning figures of two/29 on the finish of her spell.
South Africa are only one fit shy of a chain whitewash, one that can pass properly with the ODI blank sweep they completed remaining week.
The remaining fit of the sequence will happen on the identical venue on Sunday from 13:00.