Cricket 25.9.2016 05:59 pm

Bavuma to the fore as SA start campaign with emphatic win

Thanks to Bavuma, the Proteas eventually beat Ireland by 206 runs.

South Africa began their summer ODI campaign with an emphatic 206-run win over Ireland as Temba Bavuma made a century on debut in his new role of opening batsman at Willowmoore Park in Benoni on Sunday.

Bavuma to the fore as SA start campaign with emphatic win
Bavuma to the fore as SA start campaign with emphatic win

Bavuma to the fore as SA start campaign with emphatic win

Thanks to Bavuma, the Proteas eventually beat Ireland by 206 runs.

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