The Chevrolet Warriors started their 4 day Sunfoil campaign with a magnificent win over the Nashua Titans in Port Elizabeth last weekend. They beat the current champions by 161 runs. There were some standout performances by both the bowlers and batsmen. Davy Jacobs and Michael Price both posted centuries. Basheer Walters and Gurshwin Rabie proved to be the pick of the bowlers each taking 5 wickets in an innings. Another stand-out performer was Andrew Birch who took 7 wickets – 3 in first innings and 4 in the second.
The team now travel to East London for their second match of the season against the Sunfoil Dolphins which takes place at Buffalo Park starting on Thursday 4 October.
The squad for the match is as follows: Michael Price, Davy Jacobs (Captain), Jon-Jon Smuts, Ashwell Prince, Colin Ingram, Kelly Smuts, Athi Dyili (w/k), Simon Harmer, Andrew Birch, Lyall Meyer, Basheer Walters and Gurshwin Rabie.
Play will commence on Thursday 4 October 10:00am.