Harare Hurricanes, captained by Robin Uthappa, defeated Cape Town Samp Army by 9 wickets in the 2023 Eliminator T10. In this match, Uthappa won the team while playing the captaincy innings. He scored an unbeaten 88 off 36 balls aided by 6 sixes and 8 fours. Batting first, Cape Town set a target of 146 runs in 10 overs. In response, Harare hit the target in 9.2 overs. Harare has reached second place. They will now face Durban Qalandars.
Batting first, Cape Town scored 145 runs in 10 overs at the loss of 3 wickets. During this, Gurbaj scored an unbeaten 62 runs off 26 balls. His innings included 4 fours and 6 sixes. Rajapaksa scored 25 runs off 11 balls. Karim scored 24 runs off 10 balls aided by 2 fours and 2 sixes. Sean Williams scored an unbeaten 28 off 12 balls. He hit 2 fours and 2 sixes.
Chasing the target, Harare won by losing a wicket in 9.2 overs. During this, Robin Uthappa played the captaincy innings. Uthappa stayed until the end. He scored an unbeaten 88 off 36 balls. During this, he hits 8 fours and 6 sixes. Evin Lewis scored 12 runs off 6 balls. He hit a four and a six. Donavon Ferreira played an unbeaten innings of 35 runs off 16 balls. He hit a four and four sixes.
We tell you that the first T10 league qualifier was played between Durban Qalandars and Joburg. In this match Joburg won by 6 wickets. With this victory, Joburg reached the final. At the same time, Durban carved out a place in the second qualifier with the loss. The Eliminator match was played between Harare and Cape Town. Cape Town was left out of the tournament after losing. While Harare made it to the qualifiers. Now, the team that wins the second qualifier will face Joburg in the final on July 29.