Cape Cobras

  • CLT20: Punjab did well on a tired wicket, says Bailey 2 days ago

    Mohali: Kings XI Punjab skipper George Bailey had every reason to have a broad smile on his face as his side put up a "clinical" show, recording their fourth win in a row here on Sunday. Punjab beat Cape Cobras by seven wickets to finish on top of Group B. "It was...
  • CLT20: Punjab beat Cobras by 7 wickets to make it four in a row 2 days ago

    Mohali: A clinical Kings XI Punjab steamrolled Cape Cobras by seven wickets for their fourth win in a row as they ended their Group B engagements with a flourish in the Champions League Twenty20 tournament on Sunday. With this win, Punjab, who have already qualified for the semi-finals, have finished on...
  • As it happened: Kings XI Punjab vs Cape Cobras, CLT20 Match 17 2 days ago

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) On a roll after making the semifinals, Kings XI Punjab would aim to keep the winning run going when they take on South Africa's Cape Cobras in a Group B encounter of the Champions League on Sunday. Failing to win this...
  • CLT20: Uphill task for Cape Cobras to stop Punjab's juggernaut 3 days ago

    Mohali: On a roll after making the semifinals, Kings XI Punjab would aim to keep the winning run going when they take on South Africa's Cape Cobras in a Group B encounter of the Champions League here on Sunday. Failing to win this year's IPL after going down to Kolkata Knight...
  • CLT20: Didn't think I was going to bowl the Super Over, says Engelbrecht 4 days ago

    Mohali: Cape Cobras spinner Sybrand Engelbrecht on Friday night said that he was not expecting to be called to bowl the Super Over and was a bit surprised, but was happy that things went in his and his team's way. Notching up their first win after two losses, the Cobras held...
  • CLT20: Cobras edge Barbados by one run in Super Over 4 days ago

    Mohali: Cape Cobras on Friday held their nerves at key moments as they outwitted Barbados Tridents in a thrilling 'Super Over' contest in the Oppo Champions League T20, here this evening to keep their slender hopes of qualifying for the semi-finals alive. Chasing a fighting target of 175, Cobras started in...
  • As it happened: Cobras vs Barbados 4 days ago

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) It is going to be a battle of the equals between Barbados Tridents and Cape Cobras in a group encounter of the Champions League T20 on Friday. Tridents, who like their opponents lack big names, come into this game after a...
  • CLT20: Battle of equals as Barbados Tridents take on Cape Cobras 4 days ago

    Mohali: It is going to be a battle of the equals between Barbados Tridents and Cape Cobras in a group encounter of the Champions League T20 on Friday. Tridents, who like their opponents lack big names, come into this game after a loss at the hands of Kings XI Punjab while...
  • CLT20: Philander's noball was the turning point, says Aiden Blizzard September 21, 2014

    Hyderabad: Hobart Hurricanes batsman Aiden Blizzard and Cape Cobras coach Paul Adams spoke in the same vein as both admitted that the 'noball' bowled by Vernon Philander in the 18th over proved to be the "turning point" as Aussie outfit won the CLT20 encounter between the two teams. "I think the...
  • CLT20: Blizzard powers Hurricanes easy win over Cobras September 22, 2014

    Hyderabad: Aiden Blizzard played a blistering knock as Hobart Hurricanes beat Cape Cobras by six wickets in a group league encounter of the Champions League T20, to keep their hopes of qualifying for the semifinal alive. Chasing a stiff target of 184, 'Hurricane Blizzard' swept the Cobras away with his 48ball78...
  • CLT20, Cobras vs Hurricanes: as it happened September 21, 2014

    (For ballbyball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) After losing their star allrounder JeanPaul Duminy, an injuryhit Cape Cobras take on Hobart Hurricanes in an Champions League T20 match at the Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket stadium on Sunday. Both the teams have lost their first games in Group...
  • CLT20: Cape Cobras lacked intensity, says skipper Justin Ontong September 21, 2014

    Raipur: Describing his team's performance against Northern Knights as "disappointing", Cape Cobras skipper Justin Ontong said the South African side lacked the intensity which resulted in their defeat to New Zealand side here on Friday. "They got off to a fantastic start. We didn't field well. We did not take our...
  • CLT20: Duminyless Cape Cobras face Hobart Hurricanes September 21, 2014

    Hyderabad: After losing their star allrounder JeanPaul Duminy, an injuryhit Cape Cobras take on Hobart Hurricanes in an Champions League T20 match at the Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket stadium, on Sunday. Cobras were dealt a severe blow on Friday after Duminy was ruled out of the tournament due to an injury,...
  • CLT20: Always trying to work on my shots, says Kane Williamson September 20, 2014

    Raipur: New Zealand batsman Kane Williamson on Friday said that he was looking for the shots all through his record knock of 101 not out in Northern Knights victory over Cape Cobras in a Champions League Twenty20 match here. Williamson struck a hundred from just 48 balls to record the fastest...
  • CLT20: Williamson ton flattens Cobras as Knights win by 33 runs (D/L) September 19, 2014

    Raipur: Rains took some sheen off Kane Williamson's record batting display of scoring the fastest ever century in Champions League Twenty20 as New Zealand side Northern Knights beat Cape Cobras of South Africa by 33 runs under DuckworthLewis method on Friday. Opening batsman Williamson produced a sensational batting show as he...
  • Injury rules JP Duminy out of CLT20 September 19, 2014

    Hyderabad: Cape Cobras were dealt a severe blow on Friday after allrounder JP Duminy has been ruled out of Oppo Champions League Twenty20 due to an injury and has been replaced by Sybrand Engelbrecht. "The CLT20 has confirmed that the Event Technical Committee of the Oppo CLT20 has approved Sybrand Engelbrecht...
  • CLT20, Cobras vs Knights: as it happened September 19, 2014

    (For ballbyball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Spirited New Zealand side Northern Knights, who upstaged a starstudded Mumbai Indians in the qualifiers, will come face to face with one of the favourites to lift the title, South Africa's Cape Cobras, in their opening Group B tie. Cape Cobras,...
  • CLT20: Sprightly Northern Knights face Cape Cobras September 19, 2014

    Raipur: Spirited New Zealand side Northern Knights, who upstaged a starstudded Mumbai Indians in the qualifiers, will come face to face with one of the favourites to lift the title, South Africa's Cape Cobras, in their opening Group B tie of the Champions League T20 on Friday. Cape Cobras, who were...
  • IPL teams favourites in CLT20, says Cape Cobras skipper Justin Ontong September 12, 2014

    New Delhi: Terming Champions League Twenty20 the mini World Cup for the South African outfit, Cape Cobras skipper Justin Ontong reckons the Indian Premier League sides will be firm favourites in the tournament starting September 13. "I think the IPL teams are one of the favourites to win the competition. All...
  • Narine joins Cobras for South Africa's T20 October 2, 2013

    Cape Town: West Indies offspinner Sunil Narine has signed with the South African franchise, Cape Cobras, for the first half of the domestic Twenty20 competition next year. The world's number one T20 bowler will be the frontline spinner in an outfit that will be packed with international stars including Dale Steyn,...