Werner Moolman, Abdul-aziz Temoor star as SA Over-40 beat SA Over-40 Invitational

veterans cricket SAWayne Hendricks (left) and Werner Moolman (right).

South Africa Over-40 beat South Africa Over-40 Invitational by 50 runs in Wednesday, 29 November 2023’s Africa Cup fixture at Irene Country Club.

South Africa Over-40 posted a final total of 250 for six in 45 overs. Wicketkeeper-batsman Werner Moolman hit 69, batsman Nathan Jones 56 and all-rounder Wayne Hendricks 33 not out.

South Africa Over-40 Invitational posted 188 for six in 45 overs in reply. Wicketkeeper-batsman Derrin Bassage hit 56 and batsman Ahmed Bharoochi 50. SA Over-40 spinner Abdul-aziz Temoor took three wickets.

Namibia Over-40 beat Zimbabwe Over-40

In Wednesday’s other Africa Cup fixture, Namibia¬† Over-40 beat Zimbabwe Over-40 by two wickets at Sinovich Park.

Zimbabwe Over-40 totalled 250 for six after 78 not out from lower-order batsman Marc Nicolle. Namibia Over-40’s Henrik Geldenhuys and Norbert Manyande took two wickets each.

Manyande and fellow batsmen Duane Viljoen and Johan Nel struck half-centuries in Namibia Over-40’s reply of 251 for eight.

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Over-40 Africa Cup dates, fixtures, results

Date Fixture | Result Venue
27 November SA Over-40 beat Zimbabwe Over-40 by 210 runs Irene Country Club
27 November Namibia Over-40 beat SA Over-40 Invitational by seven wickets Sinovich Park
28 November Zimbabwe Over-40 beat SA Over-40 Invitational by 60 runs Irene Country Club
28 November SA Over-40 beat Namibia Over-40 by 10 wickets Sinovich Park
29 November SA Over-40 beat SA Over-40 Invitational by 50 runs Irene Country Club
29 November Namibia Over-40 beat Zimbabwe Over-40 by two wickets Sinovich Park
1 December Final: SA Over-40 v Namibia Over-40 Irene Country Club
1 December Third-place play-off: SA Over-40 Invitational v Zimbabwe Over-40 Sinovich Park

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