Mangaliso Mosehle and Kagiso Rabada efforts help their team to get their first win in the tournament. The 7th match of the tournament was played at New Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg. Where Cape Cobras won the toss and opt to bat. Earlier in their innings, they lost the wicket of Richard Levi when the runs still needed to add on the scoreboard. Then Hashim Amla And Wayne Parnell stable their innings, They created a partnership of 75 runs.But duo falls back to back by leaving two new batsman at the crease after then Captain Jean-Paul Duminy 55 runs in (31 balls) and Temba Bavuma (28 runs) in (18 Balls) Leads their side to the competitive total of 169 for the loss of 6 wickets. Kagiso Rabada impressive figure 4-19-2 combined with captain Aaron Phangiso 3-25-2 wickets held cobras on the gettable target.
In reply Lions also lose their early wicket at the score of 25, But innings of Mangaliso 55(36) balls, Reeza 42(32) balls, Ramela 30(25) balls take their team home comfortably with 7 balls to spare. While defending the target Cobras bowlers prove to be expensive, especially Dane Paterson And Parnell who combined to game away 75 runs in their 8 overs without taking the wicket, Where the match turns in the favor of lions.
NOTE: Kagiso Rabada adjudged man of the match.