Captain Bedingham (64) scored his second successive half century for WP this season when he and right hander Jason Smith (65) put up a fourth wicket partnership of 64 runs to help WP put up a first innings total of 270 runs. Right arm off-breaker, Rantin Fortuin took his first five-wicket haul for Boland returning home with best bowling figures of 5/71 in 21 overs.
WP opening bowlers Imtiyaaz Groenewald and Bryan Vorster took 3 wickets apiece to help dismiss Boland all out for 139 runs to give WP a lead of 131 runs in the first innings.
After declaring on 188 for 5 in the second innings, Boland needed 319 runs to win the match. Right arm off-breaker, Dawood Christians was the peak of the bowlers for WP. He took 6 wickets for 59 in 27 overs to help dismiss Boland all out for 196 giving his side a comfortable win of 123 runs. This win now put WP in second position in Pool A of the CSA 3-Day Competition log. They are 3.14 points behind log leaders Boland after two games.
Western Province: Keagan Smith, Soyisile Pono, Hayes Van Der Berg, David Bedingham, Jason Smith, Zubayr Hamza, Dayyaan Galiem, Nicki Zeeman, Imtiyaaz Groenewald, Dawood Christians,Bryan Vorster.
Boland: Rantin Fortuin, Adrian Du Toit, Hanno Kotze, David Stofberg, Du Maree, Byron Fortuin, Curtley Louw, Jan Frylinck, Justin Dill, Zeeko Alexander, Eddie Schutte.