Eastern Province v Transvaal
Standard Bank League 1996/97
VenueSt George's Park, Port Elizabeth on 4th October 1996 (45-over match)
Balls per over6
TossTransvaal won the toss and decided to bat
ResultEastern Province won by 5 wickets
PointsEastern Province 2; Transvaal 0
UmpiresR Brooks, DL Orchard
Man of the MatchLJ Koen

Transvaal inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
RP Snellc Morgan b Botha011--0.00
AM Bacherlbw b Hayward1948651-39.58
*KR Rutherfordlbw b Ferreira51018--50.00
ND McKenziec Morgan b Ferreira1319231-68.42
DR Laingb Hayward77871263288.51
+N Pothasrun out (Victor)356--60.00
S Jacobslbw b Baptiste021--0.00
AJ Hallb Hayward68941066-72.34
CE Eksteennot out3513--60.00
NA Fusedalerun out (Morgan)011--0.00
RA Lylenot out211--200.00
Extras(4 lb, 8 w)12
Total(9 wickets, innings closed, 45 overs)202
Fall of wickets:
1-0 (Snell), 2-11 (Rutherford), 3-34 (McKenzie), 4-51 (Bacher), 5-55 (Pothas), 6-55 (Jacobs), 7-181 (Laing), 8-200 (Hall), 9-200 (Fusedale)
Eastern Province bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Botha9   0381--54.004.22
Ferreira9   1312--27.003.44
Baptiste9   0431--54.004.78
Hayward9   0443--18.004.89
Abrahams3   0130---4.33
Callaghan6   0290---4.83

Eastern Province inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
GC Victorc Lyle b Jacobs28132031215.38
LJ Koenb Eksteen663948112169.23
*KC Wesselsst Pothas b Eksteen2349653-46.94
DJ Callaghanc Eksteen b Lyle3710--42.86
MW Rushmerenot out5378916-67.95
+G Morganb Hall1129461-37.93
EAE Baptistenot out916171-56.25
S Abrahamsdid not bat      
LD Bothadid not bat      
Q Ferreiradid not bat      
M Haywarddid not bat      
Extras(6 lb, 4 w)10
Total(5 wickets, 38.1 overs)203
Fall of wickets:
1-56 (Victor), 2-101 (Koen), 3-118 (Callaghan), 4-130 (Wessels), 5-177 (Morgan)
Transvaal bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Lyle8   1471--48.005.88
Hall9   0391--54.004.33
Jacobs9   1501--54.005.56
Eksteen8   2332--24.004.12

--> Q Ferreira made his debut in List A matches
--> DR Laing passed 1000 runs in List A matches when he reached 68
--> AJ Hall passed his previous highest score of 19 in List A matches
--> MW Rushmere passed 4500 runs in List A matches when he reached 53
--> M Hayward achieved his best innings bowling analysis in List A matches when he dismissed AJ Hall in the Transvaal innings (previous best was 2-25)