South Africa Over-40 beat Namibia Over-40 in Friday, 2 December 2023's Africa Cup final at Irene Country Club in Pretoria.
South Africa Over-40 beat Namibia Over-40 by 85 runs in Friday, 2 December 2023's Africa Cup final at Irene Country Club in Pretoria.
South Africa Over-40 posted a final total of 224 for nine in 45 overs. Opener Brandon Buckley hit 60 and all-rounder Abdul-aziz Temoor 38 not out. Namibia Over-40's Nicolaas Buys and Riaan de Witt took three wickets each.
Namibia Over-40 responded with 139 all out in 37.4 overs. Opener Johan Nel and player-coach Norbet Manyande hit 47 and 42, respectively. South Africa Over-40 spinners Ridiwaan Williams and Yasser Ditta took three and two wickets, respectively.
South Africa Over-40 Invitational, meanwhile, beat Zimbabwe Over-40 by one wicket in Friday's third-place play-off at Sinovich Park.
Zimbabwe Over-40 posted a final total of 255 for seven in 45 overs. All-rounder Arch Harley hit 100 not out. SA Over-40 Invitational spinner Sadiek Davids took three wickets.
SA Over-40 Invitational responded with 260 for nine in 44.4 overs. Opener Werner Pretorius and middle-order batsman Ahmed Bharoochi hit 59 and 54, respectively. Zimbabwe Over-40's Harley, Doug Marillier and Mark Ferrao took two wickets each.