Durban Heat clinch unlikely win against Spartans thanks to Morkel heroics

Lutho Sipamla 3-37 for Tshwane Spartans today
 

Tshwane Spartans won the toss and decided to bat against Durban Heat at Supersport Park, Centurion in the second MSL match today.

Match Summary

Tshwane Spartans 188 - 6 (AB de Villiers 93*; Rashid Khan 2-25)

Durban Heat 189 - 8 (Albie Morkel 57*; Lutho Sipamla 3-37)

Result - Durban Heat won by 2 wickets

Albie Morkel 57* hits Durban Heat to victory against Tshwane Spartans – a fantastic innings by skipper Albie Morkel including 5x6s and 4x4s in 28 balls took the Heat to a tremendous win over the Spartans at Supersport Park tonight.

Earlier, AB de Villiers had scored an impressive 93* for Tshwane Spartans in their total of 188-6, however, it proved not to be enough as Durban Heat won by 2 wickets with one ball to spare!

 

Tshwane Spartans - AB de Villiers(c), Gihahn Cloete(wk), Andrea Agathangelou, Tony de Zorzi, Eoin Morgan, Rory Kleinveldt, Sikandar Raza, Lutho Sipamla, Sean Williams, Andrew Birch, Eldred Hawken

Durban Heat- Albie Morkel(c), Morne van Wyk(wk), Sarel Erwee, Hashim Amla, Khaya Zondo, David Miller, Heinrich Klaasen, Keshav Maharaj, Rashid Khan, Okuhle Cele, Kyle Abbott

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