Cape Town - A
career-best Sunfoil Series double century by Dean Elgar helped the Titans take control of their clash against the
Dolphins after two days
of action at the City Oval in Pietermaritzburg on Tuesday.
The Proteas opener made a superb unbeaten 237 (370 balls, 26
fours, 3 sixes) - his highest score at franchise level - as the visitors
piled on 500 for
received splendid support from wicketkeeper Heinrich Klaasen, who also
made a ton after he compiled 111 (177 balls, 10 fours, 2 sixes), with
the pair putting on
a fixture record 239 for the third wicket.
Elgar's previous best score in domestic four-day cricket was 225 for
the Eagles against the Titans over a decade ago in 2006/07.
Khaya Zondo ended as the most successful of the bowlers with two for 52.
big partnership then allowed the away side to then put the hosts under
some pressure and they struck early through Corbin Bosch (1/9) as he
dismissed Sarel Erwee
Senuran Muthusamy (16) and Vaughn van Jaarsveld (11) took the Dolphins to the close on 47 for one, still trailing by 453.