North West v Easterns
UCB Bowl 1997/98 (Division One)
VenueGert Van Rensburg Stadium, Fochville on 12th, 13th, 14th December 1997 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossEasterns won the toss and decided to bat
ResultNorth West won by 8 wickets
PointsNorth West 18 (Batting 4, Bowling 4); Easterns 5 (Batting 3, Bowling 2)
UmpiresK Lavery, S Wadvalla
Close of play day 1Easterns (1) 226/9 (Martin 15*, Nel 0*; 87.4 overs)
Close of play day 2North West (1) 361/9 innings closed

Easterns first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*MJ Mitchleyb Pryke751712039- 
+G Whiteb Jordaan34651335- 
CR Norrisc Poole b Lavine95158-- 
WR Radfordc Venter b Jordaan398110061 
GW Myburghc Poole b Pryke513191- 
GP Cookec Wandrag b Rossouw2172763- 
N Martinc Poole b Lavine23537621 
J Uyslbw b Rossouw416171- 
NA Fusedalelbw b Rossouw1412143- 
LD Bothab Lavine478-- 
A Nelnot out11927-- 
Extras(1 b, 1 lb, 5 nb)7
Total(all out, 92.2 overs)236
Fall of wickets:
1-75 (White), 2-106 (Norris), 3-127 (Mitchley), 4-139 (Myburgh), 5-183 (Radford), 6-188 (Cooke), 7-200 (Uys), 8-222 (Fusedale), 9-226 (Botha), 10-236 (Martin, 92.2 ov)
North West bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Pryke19   6442--
Rossouw20   5723--
Jordaan34   12702--
Wandrag1   040--

North West first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JS Olivierc Nel b Fusedale52835-- 
AG Lawsonc Myburgh b Cooke11023332510- 
GM Hewittc Myburgh b Radford96155234121 
LP Vorsterc Nel b Fusedale47771047- 
*MC Venterc Norris b Cooke2025272- 
MJ Lavinec Radford b Botha41346013 
+EG Poolec White b Cooke025-- 
D Rossouwc sub b Nel1934563- 
V Wandragnot out3618-- 
DJ Prykeb Nel4810-- 
LCR Jordaannot out113-- 
Extras(7 b, 6 lb, 1 nb, 1 w)15
Total(9 wickets, innings closed, 100 overs)361
Fall of wickets:
1-18 (Olivier), 2-194 (Hewitt), 3-255 (Lawson), 4-289 (Venter), 5-289 (Vorster), 6-289 (Poole), 7-352 (Lavine), 8-354 (Rossouw), 9-360 (Pryke)
Easterns bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Botha19   2561--
Nel15   1332--
Fusedale35   61382--
Norris4   2140--
Cooke16   3583--
Radford8   0291--
Martin3   0200--

Easterns second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*MJ Mitchleyc and b Jordaan2751864- 
+G Whitec Poole b Pryke1024391- 
CR Norrisc Lawson b Jordaan26701132- 
WR Radfordc Hewitt b Jordaan031-- 
GW Myburghc Pryke b Jordaan50901056- 
GP Cookec and b Wandrag414131- 
N Martinrun out468011481 
J Uyslbw b Jordaan34921105- 
NA Fusedalec Lavine b Wandrag2121333- 
LD Bothanot out1525243- 
A Nelb Jordaan01314-- 
Extras(7 b, 3 lb, 4 nb, 1 w)15
Total(all out, 79.4 overs)248
Fall of wickets:
1-21 (White), 2-46 (Mitchley), 3-46 (Radford), 4-92 (Norris), 5-107 (Cooke), 6-140 (Myburgh), 7-194 (Uys), 8-223 (Fusedale), 9-237 (Martin), 10-248 (Nel, 79.4 ov)
North West bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Lavine11   4360--
Pryke12   3381--
Rossouw8   1330--
Wandrag18   0642--

North West second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JS Olivierlbw b Nel01826-- 
AG Lawsonnot out44671263- 
GM Hewittb Fusedale2327403- 
*MC Venternot out50305871 
LP Vorsterdid not bat      
MJ Lavinedid not bat      
+EG Pooledid not bat      
D Rossouwdid not bat      
V Wandragdid not bat      
DJ Prykedid not bat      
LCR Jordaandid not bat      
Extras(1 b, 5 lb, 1 nb)7
Total(2 wickets, 23.3 overs)124
Fall of wickets:
1-1 (Olivier), 2-42 (Hewitt)
Easterns bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Botha7   3290--
Nel5   2191--
Fusedale6   0301--
Norris2   0100--
Cooke2   090--
Radford1   0110--

--> Each first innings was limited to 100 overs
--> J Uys made his debut in First-Class matches
--> WR Radford made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> JS Olivier made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> V Wandrag made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> MJ Mitchley (1) passed 2000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 1
--> GM Hewitt (1) passed his previous highest score of 52 in First-Class matches
--> GW Myburgh (2) passed his previous highest score of 45 in First-Class matches
--> LD Botha made his debut for Easterns in First-Class matches
--> NA Fusedale made his debut for Easterns in First-Class matches
--> N Martin made his debut for Easterns in First-Class matches
--> JS Olivier made his debut for North West in First-Class matches
--> V Wandrag made his debut for North West in First-Class matches