de Villiers, Markram shine as Eagles win Solidarity Cup

de Villiers, Markram shine as Eagles win Solidarity Cup

Eagles captained by AB de Villiers won the inaugural edition of the 3TC Solidarity Cup at SuperSport Park, Centurion on Saturday.

The innovative 3 Team Cricket was organized to raise funds for the Hardship Fund, a joint Cricket South Africa (CSA) project aimed at providing relief to those within the cricket industry affected by COVID-19.

3 teams competed against each other in the same match. Each team batted a total of 12 overs partitioned by 6/6 overs of two stages.

First Stage

Kingfisher 56/2 ( 6 overs)

Eagles 66/1 ( 6 overs)

Kites 58/1 (6 overs)

Second Stage

Kingfisher 113/5 ( 12 overs)

Eagles 160/4 ( 12 overs)

Kites 138/3 (12 overs)

How is a 3TC Match played ?

A 3TC match is contested between three teams of eight players each and is played over 36 overs in two halves of 18 overs with a break at halftime.In the second half, teams bat in order of the highest scores in the first half. If scores are tied, the first half order is reversed.