Local cricket honours for Plasieland

Timothy Elphinstone

Merensky High School played their first Pro 20 cricket match for the 2015/2016 season on Wednesday 28 October against Ben Vorster High School at Ben Vorster. Merensky won the match comfortably by 8 wickets.

Ben Vorster decided to bat first, but scored only 120 runs after 20 overs. Merensky’s Richard Coleman excelled as a bowler. He took 3 wickets for 5 runs after 4 overs.

Merensky took up the bat and scored 127 runs after only 19 overs. Brilliant batting was delivered by Merensky players Nyiko Shikwambana (57 runs) and Timothy Elphenstone (22 runs).