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South Africa trounce Nepal

4th December 2012

South Africa had an easy outing against Nepal beating them by190 runs at the Aditya Global Sports Ground. Electing to bat after winning the toss, South Africa put on an impressive 304 losing only 2 wickets in the process. For South Africa, centurions Sonwabile and Desigan Pillay put together a mammoth 226 off only 98 balls, sealing the fate of Nepal. In reply, Nepal found the going tough from the beginning and managed only118 for 4 in 13 overs before rain stopped play. The umpires applied the Duckworth Lewis method and declared South Africa winners.

Brief score:
South Africa: 304 for2 (Sonwabile (B2) 128 (68); Desigan Pillay (B3) 104 (50)) beat Nepal: 118 for 4.
Man of the Match: Sonwabile Bidla

The other match between Bangladesh and England was washed out due to rain at the Central College Grounds and both teams were awarded a point each.