Sunfoil Series

Warriors, Dolphins eye victory

2013-12-21 20:44
Wayne Parnell (Gallo Images)
Potchefstroom - Magnificent opening bursts by Wayne Parnell and Craig Alexander for the Warriors and Dolphins respectively put their sides closer to victory after the third day of domestic four-day action across the country on Saturday.

That allowed Dolphins captain Morne van Wyk to declare and the Lions' top order was then blown away by Alexander, who dismissed Stephen Cook (one), Quinton de Kock and Dominic Hendricks (both ducks) to leave the total on seven for three.

Any hopes of a victory for the Free Staters were dashed when the hosts batted sensibly in their second innings, losing just Omphile Ramela (25) and Stiaan van Zyl (12), the number three batsman falling from the last ball of the day, with the lead 34.

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