How the overseas players fared: Cockbain shines for Northerns Goodwood Cricket Club

Darren StevensFile image: Darren Stevens.

Several foreign players were in action on the opening weekend of the 2018-19 Western Province Cricket Association premier league and first division A…

Ian Cockbain

Northerns Goodwood Cricket Club’s Gloucestershire batsman struck 91 and 43 in respective victories over Green Point Cricket Club and Gugulethu Cricket Club.

Shane Getkate

Rondebosch Cricket Club’s Ireland A all-rounder snared five for 29 and two for 37 in respective wins over the University of the Western Cape Cricket Club and Victoria Cricket Club. He also hit 25 against Victoria Cricket Club.

Darren Stevens

The Kent veteran took two for 12 – and captained Claremont Cricket Club to victory over Bellville Cricket Club.

Ben Curran

Cape Town Cricket Club’s Northamptonshire opener made six in defeat to Brackenfell Cricket Club and 19 in triumph over Bellville Cricket Club.

Max Waller

Milnerton Cricket Club’s Somerset all-rounder made eight and 21 not out in defeats to Victoria Cricket Club and Brackenfell Cricket Club, respectively. The leg-spinner also took one for 10 against Brackenfell Cricket Club.

Michael Pepper

Western Province Cricket Club’s Essex batsman fell for five in victory over Ottoman Cricket Club.

Patient Charumbira

Langa Cricket Club’s former Zimbabwe first-class cricketer was dismissed for three and went without a wicket in defeat to Durbanville Cricket Club.

Admire Manyumwa

Green Point Cricket Club’s former Zimbabwe first-class cricketer clinched three for 48 against Northerns Goodwood and two for 31 against Kraaifontein Cricket Club. Green Point Cricket Club lost both matches.