Coming off a great 15-run win against the bizhub Highveld Lions in Paarl on Wednesday, the Nashua Mobile Cape Cobras will be taking a great amount of confidence into this weekend’s matches. Stiaan van Zyl and Hashim Amla once again showing their class, scoring a RAM Slam record-breaking 145-run second wicket partnership.
West Indian spinner Sunil Narine, will make his debut for the Cobras squad adding venom to the Cobras’ bowling attack. Narine is currently rated the best T20 bowler in the world. He has taken 124 wickets in 93 T20 games.
“It’s pretty exciting to have him in the fold and see what magic he can bring,” said Adams. “I think he’s a guy who’s shown around the world what he’s capable of in Twenty20 cricket so I think every player is excited to see what he’s capable of”, he added.
The Nashua Mobile Cape Cobras squad for the weekend is as follows:
Justin Ontong (capt), Aviwe Mgijima, Beuran Hendricks, Dane Vilas (w/k), Hashim Amla, JP Duminy, Richard Levi, Robin Peterson, Rory Kleinveldt, Stiaan Van Zyl, Sunil Narine, Sybrand Engelbrecht and Vernon Philander.
Tickets for the next Nashua Mobile Cape Cobras’ HOME game at Sahara Park Newlands on 22 January vs the Titans and at Boland Park on 24 January, are now on sale from only R30. Tickets can be purchased at the stadia, online at www.ticketpros.co.za or from participating Postnet outlets country wide.
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