What six franchise and Proteas stars did in club cricket this past long weekend

File image: Dane Paterson.

Several franchise and Proteas stars played Western Province Cricket Association premier league and first division A cricket on 14 and 16 December.

Premier league

  • Proteas and Cape Cobras spinner Dane Piedt took five wickets across Victoria Cricket Club’s two losses to Cape Town Cricket Club. Former Proteas and Cape Cobras seamer Rory Kleinveldt opened the batting and bowling for Victoria Cricket Club in the second defeat.
  • Cape Cobras and Cape Town Blitz batsman David Bedingham scored 19 and 18 for Cape Town Cricket Club’s twin wins over Victoria Cricket Club.
  • Proteas and Cape Town Blitz all-rounder George Linde debuted for Brackenfell Cricket Club in defeat to Rondebosch Cricket Club. Linde didn’t take a wicket an was out for four in the middle-order.

First division A

  • Cape Cobras and Nelson Mandela Bay Giants seamer Mthiwekhaya Nabe took three wickets during Gugulethu Cricket Club’s defeat to Edgemead Cricket Club.
  • Proteas, Cape Cobras and Jozi Stars seamer Dane Paterson took two wickets in Kraaifontein Cricket Club’s loss to Ottoman Cricket Club – and two more in victory over Rylands Cricket Club.

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