SA20 Match 20: Pretoria Capitals trounce MI Cape Town by 52 runs
Pretoria Capitals trounced MI Cape Town by 52 runs, at Newlands, Cape Town today, mainly thanks to Will Jacks 62 with the bat and top bowling from Anrich Nortje 3-22, Adil Rashid 2-37 and Wayne Parnell 3-14.
MI Cape Town vs Pretoria Capitals, 20th Match, SA20
MI Cape Town 130/10 (18.1 ov)
Pretoria Capitals 182/8 (20 ov)
Result - Pretoria Capitals won by 52 runs
MI Cape Town won the toss and elected to bowl, openers Kusal Mendis (29) and Will Jacks (62) taking full advantage.
Will Jacks smashed 5 Fours and 5 Sixes on his way to his half century, rushing to 62 off only 27 balls.
Jofra Archer (3/37) and Rashid Khan (3/16) did what they could to plug the holes but the ship was already sinking as Pretoria Capitals headed in on 182.
It would be a difficult chase, and MI Cape Town would need something special from their batsmen.
It wasn't to be for the MI Cape Town batters, in the run- chase, who capitulated under run-rate pressure and were all out for 130 - top bowling from Anrich Nortje 3-22, Adil Rashid 2-37 and Wayne Parnell 3-14 secured the extra point for the Capitals as well.
Player of the Match - Will Jacks 62 off only 27 balls
Pretoria Capitals Fall of wickets: 1-88 (Kusal Mendis - 6.6 ov), 2-94 (Will Jacks - 7.5 ov), 3-94 (Rilee Rossouw - 8.4 ov), 4-100 (Senuran Muthusamy - 9.5 ov), 5-132 (Clyde Fortuin - 14.1 ov), 6-157 (Theunis de Bruyn - 17.2 ov), 7-159 (Wayne Parnell - 17.5 ov), 8-180 (Eathan Bosch - 19.4 ov)
MI Cape Town Fall of wickets: 1-18 (Ryan Rickelton - 2.4 ov), 2-54 (Sam Curran - 7.2 ov), 3-101 (Dewald Brevis - 12.4 ov), 4-116 (George Linde - 14.3 ov), 5-123 (Grant Roelofsen - 15.3 ov), 6-124 (Rassie van der Dussen - 16.1 ov), 7-127 (Odean Smith - 16.6 ov), 8-127 (Rashid Khan - 17.1 ov), 9-129 (Jofra Archer - 17.4 ov), 10-130 (Kagiso Rabada - 18.1 ov)
MI Cape Town - Ryan Rickelton, Grant Roelofsen(WK), Rassie van der Dussen, Dewald Brevis, Delano Potgieter, Sam Curran, Odean Smith, George Linde, Kagiso Rabada, Rashid Khan(C), Jofra Archer
Pretoria Capitals - Kusal Mendis(WK), Clyde Fortuin, Rilee Rossouw, Will Jacks, Theunis de Bruyn, Wayne Parnell(C), Jimmy Neesham, Senuran Muthusamy, Anrich Nortje, Adil Rashid, Eathan Bosch
Date - 2023-01-23 15:30:00
Venue - Newlands, Cape Town, Cape Town, Cape Town
Toss - MI Cape Town won the toss & elected to field
Umpires - Allahudien Paleker (South Africa), Lubabalo Gcuma (South Africa), Bongani Jele (South Africa
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