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Ladies Cricket League off the ground


The Limpopo Impala Cricket ladies T20 competition commenced on Saturday with two matches being played locally.
Eagles Cricket Club ladies team played against Mahwelereng Cricket Club Ladies XI. Eagles won the toss and elected to field, restricting Mahwelereng to 92/4 in 20 overs. Lerato Makgato top scored with 31 runs while Maggie Bezuidenhout was the pick of the bowlers with figures of 2/12 in four overs.
Eagles chased the score with one wicket down thanks to Zelda Botes 60 (43) not out. Eagles won the game with nine wickets. The second game saw Eagles take on NkowaNkowa Ladies team. Eagles won the toss and decided to bat scoring 132/5 in 20 overs. Geraldine van den Berg top scored with 53 runs in 46 deliveries. Anzel Pretorius took 3/9 in 3 overs. NkowaNkowa went into bat and could only manage 94/6. Bezuidenhout took 3/10 in four overs and Cathleen Horne top scored with 32 runs.
Eagles won by 38 runs.
In the premier league and promotional league Seshego Cricket Club won with 39 runs against Al-Fatah while Eagles 1st XI won by 30 runs against Potties Old Boys Cricket Club.

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