Cape Town - Durbanville
Cricket Club (DCC) were crowned the 2017 T20 Community Cup champions
on Sunday after they secured a fifth win in as many games to complete
unbeaten in Pretoria.
The Cape side beat Jendamark United Club (JUC) by in
their final match to finish with a 100 percent record.
Their last match at the Mamelodi Oval saw Durbanville chase down a 101-run victory target with 26 deliveries to spare.
had won the toss and opted to bat, but were restricted to just 100-9
after opening bowlers Charles Hartley claimed an incredible 5 for 19 in four
overs. Romano Esau
top-scored for his side with 29.
Kudakwashe Samunderu and Pieter Malan both then made 33s as the DCC secured victory and with it the title.
Jendamark, who won only one game over the course of the three days, finished as wooden spoonists.
Park Cricket Club, who entered the final day with a chance to catch the
leaders should they slip up, had to settle for second place despite
doing their bit
with a six-wicket win over Standard Cricket Club.
latter won the toss and batted at the TUT Oval, but could only post
85/7 after Neo Felane took 4/11 in three overs. Gregory Ford top-scored
However, an unbeaten 39 by Marius Lubbe took KPCC to an easy win after they reached their target in just 11.2 overs.
In the third result of the day, Bobbies Cricket Club (BCC) edged out Impala Cricket Club (ICC) by 13 runs at Sinovich Park.
Charl Hitchcock (39) and Diego Rosier (30) hit 30s to help BCC post 153/7 after they lost the toss and were put in to bat first.
Despite Chris Peyper making the top score of the match with 61, it was not enough as ICC fell short.
Complete scorecards and the final table are available at www.websports.co.za.