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Imran Tahir bowls Dolphins to win in Kimberley

Imran Tahir returned career-best figures and shared all 10 wickets with fellow spinner Keshav Maharaj, as they spun the Sunfoil Dolphins to a 64-run victory over the VKB Knights on day three of their Sunfoil Series match at the Diamond Oval. Despite earning a 49-run lead in the first innings, the Dolphins left themselves vulnerable to a second straight defeat in the competition when they were bowled out for 106, with Mbulelo Budaza taking a pers…

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KZNCU Cricket Museum opens

The Kwa-Zulu Natal Cricket Union last night officially opened its Museum at Sahara Stadium Kingsmead. The project was spearheaded by historians Krish Reddy, Goolam Vahed and Professor Ashwin Desai. The museum boasts an array of literature, artefacts and memorabilia dating back to the early 1900’s. “It’s important to celebrate our rich cricketing heritage and to preserve this for future generations,” said Cricket South Africa (CSA…

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Maharaj five-for puts pressure on VBK Knights

Rudi Second's 10th first-class century prevented the Sunfoil Dolphins from getting their noses too far in front as Keshav Maharaj’s five-wicket haul put the pressure on the VKB Knights in their Sunfoil Series clash at the Diamond Oval. Second’s unbeaten 110 rescued the Knights as they dipped to 122 for five in response to the Dolphins’ 306 all out, and went on to close day two on 220 for seven when rain stopped play midway through the ev…

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Sunfoil Dolphins include Proteas back for Kimberley fixture

The Sunfoil Dolphins squad for the Sunfoil Series match against the Knights in Kimberley starting 27 December sees a number of Proteas included: 1. Divan Van Wyk 2. Khaya Zondo 3. Bongumusa Sibonelo Makhanya 4. Daryn Smit 5. Vaughn Van Jaarsveld 6. Andile Phehlukwayo 7. Keshav Maharaj 8. Matthew Pillans 9. Imran Tahir 10. Daryn Dupavillon 11. Imran Khan 12. David Miller 13. Ayavuya Myoli Lance Klusener (Head Coach) Rivash Go…

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Sunfoil Dolphins crowned Hollywoodbets Showdown at the Coast champions

The year-end holidays were officially welcomed to the Kingdom of the Zulu on Tuesday evening at Sahara Stadium Kingsmead as the Hollywoodbets Showdown at the Coast between the Sunfoil Dolphins and Cell C Sharks – won by the cricketers by 26 runs – was fun filled, family orientated and festive. Complete with Mexican waves and flashing stumps, one-handed catches on the field and drop catches off it, dubious celeb umpires decision and mascot da…

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Sunfoil Dolphins shift focus to Sunfoil Series start

The Sunfoil Dolphins will look to take momentum from their recent RAM SLAM T20 Challenge runners-up efforts as well as the good form shown by the KwaZulu-Natal and KZN Inland provincial teams into the 2015/16 Sunfoil Series which gets underway on Thursday, 17 December as they prepare to compete for the competition’s increased R2million winner’s cheque. Through the generous support of competition title sponsors Sunfoil and the Willowton Gro…

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Titans crowned RAM SLAM T20 champions

An innings of individual brilliance from The Unlimited Titans’ Mangaliso Mosehle handed his side a seven wicket win and denied the Sunfoil Dolphins the opportunity to lift the 2015/16 RAM SLAM T20 Challenge trophy at the competition’s final at SuperSport Park, Centurion on Saturday, 12 December. (more…)…

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