At a SAT20 match in Paarl, the spin tandem of Bjorn Fortuin and Evan Jones combined to capture six wickets between them as Paarl Royals defeated Joburg Super Kings elevon by seven wickets. The Royals completed the 82-run chase in just over 10 overs.
With an undefeated 17 runs, while batting at No. 10, seamer Lizaad Williams ended up being the top scorer for the Super Kings. Williams’ pace partner Alzarri Joseph scored 13, while Aaron Phangiso, the final guy, finished with 10. Only Kyle Verreynne was able to reach the double-digit (11) mark among the batters. Ferisco Adams, Tabraiz Shamsi, and Lungi Ngidi all contributed with wickets for the Royals.
Early in the pursuit, the Paarl Royals lost Jason Roy. Jos Buttler, who was unbeaten at 29, shared stands of 34 and 24 with Wihan Lubbe and Dane Vilas, respectively, to essentially win the match for his team. Lewis Gregory’s boundary gave Buttler another run that proved to be the difference. The three wickets that fell between George Garton, Phangiso, and Romario Shephered.
Here is the scorecard of the match between Paarl Royals and Joburg Super Kings in which Super Kings gave the lowest total of the season till now!