Written by: Nick Tatham
Victory in sight for Dolphins in Maritzburg
Pietermaritzburg - A third day of all-round strong
cricket in a row from the Hollywoodbets Dolphins sees
the home side staring down victory in their
4-Day Domestic Series match with the Imperial Lions at the
Pietermaritzburg Oval with six wickets to get on
the final day.
Heading into the third day the Dolphins needed to pick up the final two
Lions first innings wickets, however the
visitors managed to scrape together 35 runs for the final two wickets as
Malusi Siboto scored 22 not out for the Lions to see
them to 147 all out.
Daryn Dupavillon was the pick of the Dolphins bowlers
taking four for 29 while Prenelan Subrayen picked up three for 21 as the
Dolphins went into their second innings with a lead of 234 runs, as
captain Marques Ackerman decided to bat again instead of enforcing the
follow-on with a deficit of just three runs.
In their second innings two of the Dolphins' first innings runs scorers,
Sarel Erwee and Vaughn van Jaarsveld, both went to fifty before the hosts
declared their innings closed on 195 for six, a lead of 430 runs.
In the final innings of the game the Dolphins continued to be patient and
they had to wait thirteen overs before they picked up their first wicket.
Andile Phehlukwayo had Joshua Richards caught for 24 before he then
accounted for Dominic Hendricks for eighteen one run later.
Prenelan Subrayen got his fourth of the match when he picked up the wicket
of Reeza Hendricks for five and then ten runs later he snagged Wihan Lubbe
for a single.
Temba Bavuma stood firm with Ryan Rickelton as they took the Lions to 98
for four at the close of play. Bavuma will resume on 41 while Rickelton
will start day four on five.
The Lions require a further 332 runs to win the match with six second
innings wickets in hand.
For more information visit
SUMMARY OF RESULTS - Hollywoodbets
Dolphins v Imperial Lions Day Three
Dolphins 1st Inn 381 all out (S Erwee 136 M Ackerman 107 W Lubbe 5/43)
Lions 1st Inn 147 all out (D Dupavillion
P Subrayen 3/21 R Hendricks 49)
Dolphins 2nd Inn 195/6d (S Erwee 50 V van Jaarsveld 50)
Lions 2nd Inn 98/4 (T Bavuma 41)
Lions need 332 runs to win
Should you require any further assistance
please contact Nick Tatham (083 610 1232) or email
Follow the Hollywoodbets Dolphins on social media
Click to download the hi-res
Hollywoodbets Dolphins logo -
Hollywoodbets Dolphins speedster Daryn Dupavillon took four for 29 as the
home side pressed home their advantage in their 4-Day Domestic Series
match against the Imperial Lions at the Pietermaritzburg Oval on
HOLLYWOOD SPORTSBOOK IS A LICENSED BETTING
OPERATOR. HOLLYWOODBETS SUPPORTS RESPONSIBLE GAMBLING. NO PERSONS UNDER
THE AGE OF 18 YEARS ARE PERMITTED TO GAMBLE. WINNERS KNOW WHEN TO
STOP.NATIONAL GAMBLING TOLL-FREE COUNSELLING LINE 0800 006 008.
Conditions of usage of photographs:
All photographs supplied and hyperlinked herewith may be used free of
charge, with full credit to the photographer and agency as provided. The
photographs may not be modified or retouched in any way, but may be
cropped to suit the layout requirements of the publications. The
photographs provided may be used exclusively for editorial purposes, and
may be reprinted in any newspaper, magazine, television programme or on
any website. These photographs may not be used for any commercial or
promotional purpose, including but not limited to posters, advertisements,
commercials, promotional email correspondence, point-of-sale material or
any retail promotion. Should such usage be desired, please contact us at
the details below.
Is this of no value to you?
This media release is intended for use by media professionals covering
this specific activity or sport. Should this release not be relevant you,
advise us immediately
and we will be glad to remove your name from
this particular database. It would be useful to us if you could advise us
which subjects you would like to continue receiving releases on.
For any further information, or if you
cannot access the images, please contact:
(031) 764 3017