Cape Town - Ayavuya
Myoli's four wickets led a spirited fightback from the Highveld
Lions as they bounced back on the second day of their Sunfoil Series
clash against the Titans at Wanderers Stadium in Johannesburg on Tuesday.
fast bowler bagged four for 82 to help the hosts, who were dismissed
for 180 on day one, restrict the visitors to 213 all out - a difference
of just 33.
By the close, that deficit was wiped out after the Lions closed the round five encounter on 104 for three.
were two noteworthy performances with the bat for the Titans - having
resumed at the start on 96 for two, captain Aiden Markram went on to top
score with 85 (168
balls, 16 fours).
Shaun von Berg was the other key contributor with his unbeaten 63 (114 balls, 10 fours, 1 six).
the home side, there were also two wickets each for Bjorn Fortuin
(2/9), Wiaan Mulder (2/26) and Hardus Viljoen (2/54) in an excellent
Some of the hard work was undone when they returned to bat as the top three were all dismissed in the 42 overs they faced.
Cook made five, Reeza Hendricks 26 and Omphile Ramela 32, with their
wickets going to Migael Pretorius (1/35), Alfred Mothoa (1/6) and Lungi
Ngidi (1/20) respectively.
the Lions will be optimistic of building on their 71-run lead through
unbeaten pair Rassie van der Dussen (26) and Nicky van den Bergh (9).