Sasol Club Cricket had a full weekend this past weekend. The Promotion League results were great on Saturday. The Sasol Academy side played against eMbalenhle and in 50 overs made 280/6. eMbalenhle only made 136 all out. The best batsman was JP Bruwer with 80 runs and the best bowler was Johan van Antwerpen with 2 for 14 in 7 overs. Sunday was nail-biting. The Premier League had a showdown between Sasol 3 and the Ermelo Frogs. Ermelo was bowled out for 145 runs and Sasol 3 beat them with one run! Nicus Boshoff and Damian Barnard both took 5 five wickets. Gert Swanepoel was awarded as best batsman with 33 runs.
The second game was Sasol 2 also against Ermelo. Sasol 2 unfortunately only managed to score 116 runs and was beaten by Ermelo in 20 overs by 64 runs. Sasol 1 Secunda played the third game against Ermelo. Ermelo batted first and was bowled out for 50 runs. Sasol 1 chased the score and in 6.3 overs the game was over. Ignus Koekemoer was awarded best bowler with 3 for 17 in 4 overs.
George Louw was the top scoring batsman with 32 from 19 balls. Once again Sasol Secunda won the Gert Sibande T20and will play in the Mpumalanga Finals the weekend of 26 October in Nkangala.