Cape Town - Wayne Parnell snared seven wickets as the Cape Cobras ended the first day of their
Sunfoil Series clash against the Dolphins in total control in Cape Town
all-rounder finished with 7/51 – his best return in four-day cricket – to help
bowl the visitors out for 183.
then reached stumps at PPC Newlands with a fairly untroubled 67/2, just 116
It ended a
fine day for the Cobras, who also welcomed the return of another Proteas ace –
Africa star Test bowler may have been outshone by Parnell, but returned figures
of 1/20 in 11 solid overs.
Justin Ontong had won the toss and inserted the Dolphins, who lost wickets at
regular intervals on their way to being bowled out in 46.3 overs.
Jaarsveld top-scored with 58 (85 balls, 10 fours), while Craig Alexander also
blasted a handy 54 (35 balls, 7 fours, 3 sixes).
(2/11) then took the only two wickets to fall, although the Cobras still ended
in total control.