Sunrisers Eastern Cape
Pretoria Capitals vs Sunrisers Eastern Cape Match Details
- Pretoria Capitals secured a place in the final by defeating Paarl Royals in the semi-final by 29 runs.
- Sunrisers Eastern Cape got better off Joburg Super Kings in the knockout game as they recorded a win by 14 runs.
- The Capitals won both their league games against the Eastern Cape.
After as many as 30 league matches and two semi-final games, the 2023 edition of the SA20 is coming to an end. The first season of the much-talked-about T20 tournament will have Pretoria Capitals battling it out against Sunrisers Eastern Cape in the final. The showdown is scheduled to take place at The Wanderers Stadium in Johannesburg.
Pretoria Capitals has been the best team in the tournament from the get-go. The team owned by the same company as the IPL franchise Delhi Capitals was absolutely enthralling during the league round of the T20 extravaganza. At the end of the group games, they were at the top of the points table. The team accumulated a total of 31 points in seven wins and three losses from ten league games. The Capitals concluded the league round with an emphatic win over Paarl Royals by 59 runs. It was a brilliant batting performance by the team as they smacked 226 runs on the scoreboard in their allotted 20 overs.
As far as their outing in the semi-final match is concerned, the team again faced the likes of Paarl Royals. Pretoria Capitals once again established their domination over the Royals by securing a win by 29 runs. Put to bat first in the match, the table-toppers scored 153 runs in 20 overs. Chasing the score, the Royals were restricted to only 124 runs.
Coming to Sunrisers Eastern Cape, they ended up in third place in the points table with four wins and five losses. The team failed to make an impact in the second half of the league round. However, they made sure to make amends in the semi-final game against Joburg Super Kings. The team posted a mammoth score of 213 runs on the scoreboard. In the second innings, the Sunrisers’ bowlers ruled the match by stopping the Super Kings at a score of 199 runs.
Meanwhile, Pretoria Capitals will enjoy an edge over the Sunrisers Eastern Cape in the competition. They defeated the Sunrisers in both of their league games against each other.
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