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The Matches St George's Park - Warriors spin into Pro20 Series final
Warriors spin into Pro20 Series final
Neale Emslie

The Warriors produced a fantastic performance in the field to reach the Standard Bank Pro20 Series cricket final, beating the Free State Eagles by eight runs in a tense finish at the Sahara Oval St George’s on Friday night, April 22, 2005.

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After making 119 for eight in their 20 overs, the Warriors stared defeat in the face as the Eagles raced to 58 for two in seven overs, with Loots Bosman blasting 33 runs off just 14 balls.

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But spinner Johan Botha led a brilliant bowling effort as the Warriors fought back in sensational fashion to leave the Eagles needing 11 runs for victory off the final over.

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Tyron Henderson, however, rose to the occasion, conceding only two runs, to put the Warriors into next Wednesday’s final against the Titans.

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Weekend Post
April 23, 2005.

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