Sunfoil Series

Titans succumb to Lions

2014-02-22 13:45
Heino Kuhn (Gallo Images)

Johannesburg - The hesitant, flatfooted Titans batsmen succumbed meekly on Saturday as the Highveld Lions beat them by eight wickets in a domestic four-day match at Wanderers Stadium in Johannesburg.

The gentle medium-pace of Brett Pelser was once again the undoing of the Titans as the all-rounder claimed three for 16 in 9.2 overs for superb match figures of seven for 44.

The Titans batsmen were poorly equipped to handle a probing, disciplined Lions attack, in which left-armer Cliffe Deacon claimed three for 30 on Saturday, for six wickets in the match, and Hardus Viljoen took two for 19.

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