Under 19 Boys
New Zealand v South Africa
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While there was some good batting and fielding on show in this game, some of the bowling was top-shelf. New Zealand posted a lower score than it looked like they were going to, but defended it particularly well. South Africa were 9 runs ahead with an over to go, so the game still wasn't decided. But the South Africans finished well, and despite losing a wicket off the last ball went on to win.
This was a close game, and both sides showed they are capable of playing great cricket. We still wouldn't like to pick a winner in this division . . . or any come to think of it. Maybe in a day or two . . .
Batting pairs (and the runs they scored off their own bats) were:
Further match reports if and when time permits.