North West v Easterns
Standard Bank League 1996/97
VenueGert Van Rensburg Stadium, Fochville on 7th December 1996 (45-over match)
Balls per over6
TossEasterns won the toss and decided to bat
ResultNorth West won by 9 wickets
PointsNorth West 2; Easterns 0
UmpiresK Lavery, RL Lee
Man of the MatchS Nicolson

Easterns inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
PV Simmonsc Strydom b Botes715121-46.67
MJ Mitchleyc Venter b Strydom55721027176.39
CR Norrisc Hewitt b Rossouw52333--21.74
GP Cookeb Rossouw21218--16.67
GW Myburghlbw b Strydom3358811156.90
*TA Marshc Venter b Nicolson2546511-54.35
EE Meyerb Esterhuysen57101-71.43
+GJ Rothmannot out1314251-92.86
PJ Leesrun out (van Schalkwyk->Nicolson)678--85.71
JJ van der Wathb Lavine155--20.00
JR Meyerrun out (van Schalkwyk)9861-112.50
Extras(4 lb, 2 nb, 7 w)13
Total(all out, 45 overs)174
Fall of wickets:
1-9 (Simmons), 2-45 (Norris), 3-61 (Cooke), 4-86 (Mitchley), 5-137 (Myburgh), 6-141 (Marsh), 7-144 (EE Meyer), 8-161 (Lees), 9-162 (van der Wath), 10-174 (JR Meyer)
North West bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Botes9   0211--54.002.33
Lavine6   0371--36.006.17
Rossouw5   0192--15.003.80
van Schalkwyk9   2270---3.00
Strydom9   0252--27.002.78
Esterhuysen5   0331--30.006.60
Nicolson2   081--12.004.00

North West inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
S Nicolsonnot out9110113610290.10
M Strydomrun out (EE Meyer)1840543-45.00
*GM Hewittnot out60567782107.14
MC Venterdid not bat      
LP Vorsterdid not bat      
MJ Lavinedid not bat      
BD Esterhuysendid not bat      
L Botesdid not bat      
+EG Pooledid not bat      
D Rossouwdid not bat      
M van Schalkwykdid not bat      
Extras(3 lb, 5 w)8
Total(1 wicket, 33 overs)177
Fall of wickets:
1-32 (Strydom)
Easterns bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
JR Meyer8   0250---3.12
Simmons7   0240---3.43
Marsh9   0480---5.33
van der Wath2   0190---9.50
Cooke3   0220---7.33
Norris1   0120---12.00
Lees3   0240---8.00

--> GJ Rothman made his last appearance in List A matches
--> L Botes made his last appearance in List A matches
--> GW Myburgh passed his previous highest score of 27 in List A matches
--> S Nicolson passed his previous highest score of 64 in List A matches