Central Gauteng Lions Blind vs KZN Blind
On Saturday 15 June 2019, Central Gauteng Blind Cricket Club welcomed Kwa-Zulu Natal in what was planned to be a four-game tour.
In th first game, KZN won the toss and decided to field first. In their innings, Central Gauteng Blind Cricket made 205 runs. And in reply, Kwa Zulu Natal were bowled out in 17 overs and Central Gauteng won the game.
Buhle Bidla (B2) top scored with 120 runs and was followed by Johan Schroder (B1) by 56 runs.
In the second game, Central Gauteng won the toss and they decided to field first. In their innings, KZN were bowled out for 87 in 18th over. What seemed to be a low score nearly caught Central Gauteng by surprise. Wickets felk very easily and it took Central Gauteng to the very last wicket to win the game.
The third and final game of T20s was played in the morning of the 16th June 2019. KZN won the toss and decided to bat first. They made 110 after 20 overs and Central Gauteng won the game by five wickets.
The main aim for these games was to assess our development players and for most of them it was their first official game. It was also the preparations for the South African National Blind Cricket Tournament that will take place in KwaZulu Natal between the 25 and 30 September 2019..
The team is growing every day and we believe that we will defend our trophy at the national tournament.