Titans on course for win
– The Titans are on course to win the SuperSport Series for a fourth time in
spite of their draw against the Dolphins in Benoni.
three matches left in the series, the Titans are runaway leaders on 83.98 at
the top of the log. The Lions are second on 59.74 after overtaking the Cape
Cobras with an impressive batting performance in their draw in Paarl.
Cape Cobras, who earlier did not get any points for the match against the
Knights in Bloemfontein that was rained out, slipped from second to fourth.
Cobras have 58.28 points, while the Dolphins are third on 59.38.
Warriors notched up their first win in seven attempts in Kimberley the past week,
with 16 wickets falling on the second as well as the third day. However, they
are still last on 39.08 in spite of the win by two wickets.
Lions’ Neil McKenzie is still the leading run-scorer, with 771 runs in 11
is one of three batsmen that have already scored more than 600 runs.
Zander de Bruyn has scored 653 runs, while Titans captain Jacques Rudolph has
scored 621 runs in 12 innings.
Rossouw scored 1189 runs last season.
du Preez’s record of 55 wickets in a season also appears safe.
spinner Imran Tahir took 42 wickets in just five games, but has been tripped up
by his national commitments.