Knights and Dolphins will collide each other in the 24th Match of Momentum One Day Cup 2019 at Diamond Oval, Kimberley on March 17th. The clash will begin in the afternoon (1:30 PM IST).
Knights have been performing consistently weak in the entire tournament. With just one win in seven matches, Knights would be eagerly wanting to win the clash against Dolphins. Dolphins, on the other hand, have won 4 games out of seven games they have played.
Knights won their 1st match of the tournament in their last battle against Warriors. R Second’s splendid knock of 71 runs in just 70 balls helped Knights to get their first victory in the tournament. Although, they lost five wickets chasing a small total of 122. However, now they would be looking forward to continuing their streak.
Bowler M De Lange and OEG Baartman of Knights did something magical with the ball and took three wickets each.
Coming to Dolphins, they played their last fixture against Titans and lost the game by 70 runs. They would probably try to give a strong comeback. VB van Jaarsveld and BS Makhanya were able to contribute 52 and 56 runs respectively for their team, but rest of the players were seen struggling on the pitch.
S Muthusamy was the only to pluck off three wickets of its opponent, whereas other bowlers were not up to the mark.
Knights and Dolphins even square off each other in the 15th match of the tournament. Dolphins won the game by 22 runs (D/L method). Where Knights took off well and scored 254 runs with the loss of 9 wickets.
Pitch report: Well, Bowling first is an advantage here.
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Sibz Makhanya returned to the Dolphins side who scored 55 runs in his last game against Titans.
If Captain Khaya Zondo gets recovered from a back strain that kept him out of their loss to the Titans on Friday. He is expected to play the next game.
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