Entries by David Brooke

Prince: Thando Ntini’s got his dad’s work ethic

World Sports Betting Cape Cobras head coach Ashwell Prince heaped praise on young fast bowler Thando Ntini after he put in a fantastic effort with the ball in their opening Momentum One Day Cup match against the Warriors in Oudtshoorn on Sunday. Despite missing out on a maiden five-wicket haul on his white-ball debut for […]

Confident Cobras target 2nd MODC win

World Sports Betting Cape Cobras head coach Ashwell Prince was happy with the performance after his side defeated the Warriors in their opening Momentum One Day Cup match on Sunday but won’t be taking anything for granted when they meet the Imperial Lions at Eurolux Boland Park on Friday. “We are really, really happy about […]

Malan, Ntini hand Cobras winning start

Thando Ntini marked his franchise debut with four wickets to help the World Sports Betting Cape Cobras launch their 2019/20 Momentum One-Day Cup season with a comfortable 31-run DLS win over the Warriors in Oudtshoorn on Sunday. The teenage paceman, son of one of South Africa’s greatest fast bowlers, Makhaya, was on fire for the […]

Proteas trio return to boost Cobras

World Sports Betting Cape Cobras coach Ashwell Prince has named his squad to take on the Warriors in the opening match of the Momentum 1 Day Cup at the Recreation Ground in Oudtshoorn on Sunday. There is a return to action for veteran all-rounder Rory Kleinveldt who retired from first-class cricket at the end of […]

Bedingham signs contract with Durham

World Sports Betting Cape Cobras batsman David Bedingham has signed a season-long contract with English County team Durham. The 25-year-old will therefore be unavailable for selection for the Momentum One Day Cup which gets underway this weekend. Bedingham, who is in his second full season as a Cobras-contracted player expressed his appreciation to a franchise […]

Captain’s knock from Williams gives Cobras edge

A career-best 83 by captain Lizaad Williams helped the World Sports Betting Cape Cobras establish marginal control over the Warriors after a rain shortened second day of their 4-Day Domestic Series encounter at Buffalo Park in East London on Tuesday. The fast bowler faced 131 balls and struck 10 fours and a six to beat […]

Williams, Burger hold off Warriors

Seamers Tian Koekemoer, Basheer Walters and Andrew Birch claimed two wickets each as the Warriors made a strong start to their 4-Day Domestic Series encounter against the World Sports Betting Cape Cobras in East London on Monday. Only one of the visiting batsmen managed to cross 40, with the men from the Mother City limping […]

Verreynne, Malan called up to Proteas ODI Squad

Cricket South Africa (CSA) is pleased to name Quinton de Kock as the new Standard Bank Proteas One-Day International captain. He made his international debut in December 2012 after an impressive showing at that year’s ICC U19 Cricket World Cup in Australia and was called up into the ODI squad just a short month later. […]

Prince names squad to face Warriors

The 4-Day Domestic Series is starting to hot up with plenty riding on the final round of games that start on Monday before the next break in the calendar – that will see the last two matches of 2019/20 to be played in late March and early April. After the log-leading Imperial Lions were stunned […]

Piedt proud of Cobras players stepping up to Proteas level

World Sports Betting Cape Cobras Captain Dane Piedt expressed his delight at yet another Cobras player making their Test debut this season. George Linde made his Test debut during the disappointing tour of India whilst Pieter Malan made his long-awaited Test debut in the second Test at his home ground Newlands against England. Dane Paterson […]