Ram Slam T20 Challenge 2016 Winner List of All Season

These days, more and more individuals are hooking into sports. This is the main reason why more and more countries are also investing in sports. What they do is they host a number of sports related competitions that can be participated by domestic sports teams and international sports teams. One sport that is attracting great numbers of sports lovers in the world these days is the cricket. Cricket is actually a bat-and-ball type of sport that is done in a standard cricket field. It should be played between 2 teams that have 11 cricket players each.

One country that is recognizing the greatness of this exciting sport is South Africa. As a matter of fact, the country is hosting a yearly Twenty20 Cricket competition that is known as the Ram Slam T20 Challenge. It was firstly conducted way back in the year 2003. Nevertheless, this is not the original name of the said sports competition. It was first called Standard Bank Pro20 Series until the year 2010. And in the year 2011, its name was changed again into MiWay T20 Challenge. It only acquired its Ram Slam T20 Challenge name way back in the year 2012 until this present day.

Ram Slam T20 Winners

Knowing the Participating Ram Slam T20 Challenge Teams

All in all, there are 6 regular cricket teams that are regularly participating in the yearly Ram Slam T20 Challenge competition. These teams are representing particular regions and provinces all over South Africa. Even so, in the 2007-2008 season of the Ram Slam T20 Challenge competition, there were 7 participants because of cricket team of the country, Zimbabwe, also participated. Not only that, the Impalas cricket team also joined the competition in the 2011-2012 season. For you to know, the Impalas cricket team is composed of cricket players from the minor South African provinces and regions.

  • Cape Cobras – The Cape Cobras cricket team was founded in the year 2005. It is coached by Paul Adams, and captained by Justin Ontong and Omphile Ramela. The official colors of the team are blue and yellow. Its home places are the cities of Paarl and Cape Town.
  • Sunfoil Dolphins – It was way back in the year 2003 when the Sunfoil Dolphins was founded. Its official colors are green and black. The team is captained by Morne van Wyk and coached by Grant Morgan. The cities of Pietermaritzburg and Durban are the home places of the Sunfoil Dolphins.
  • VKB Knights – The VKB Knights home places are the cities of Kimberley and Bloemfontein. The team was founded way back in the year 2003. Its team captain is none other than Werner Coetsee, and its team coach is Nicky Boje. The team’s official colors are gold and blue. Originally, the name of the team was Diamond Eagles.
  • Highveld Lions – It was also in the year 2003 when the Highveld Lions was formed. The official colors of the team are gold, royal blue, and red. The team captain is Stephen Cook, and its coach is Geoffrey Toyana. The home places of the Highveld Lions are the cities of Potchefstroom and Johannesburg.
  • The Unlimited Titans – Rob Walter is the coach of The Unlimited Titans, and it is captained by Albie Morkel and Henry Davids. It was founded in the year 2004, and it bears the official colors of royal blue and light blue. The home places of The Unlimited Titans are the cities of Benoni and Centurion.
  • Warriors – With the official colors of dark green, black, and electric green, the Warriors cricket team was founded way back in the year 2003. Its coach is none other than Malibongwe Maketa, and its captain is Colin Ingram. The home places of the Warriors are the cities of Port Elizabeth and East London.

These are the official cricket teams within South Africa that are regularly participating in the Ram Slam T20 Challenge every single year. If you want to know the winners of this sports competition, here is the list of the winners:

2003-2004 Season

  • The winner of this season was the VKB Knights.
  • The Warriors captured the second place.
  • By 7 runs, the VKB Knights successfully defeated the Warriors cricket team.
  • The final match in the 2003-2004 season was held in Buffalo Park in the city of East

2004-2005 Season

  • The Unlimited Titans was declared to be the winner in the 2004-2005 season.
  • In the second place is the Warriors team.
  • By 8 wickets, the Warriors failed to capture the championship title against The Unlimited Titans.
  • The final game was done in the SuperSports Park in the city of Centurion.

2005-2006 Season

  • For the second time, the VKB Knights was once again declared as the Ram Slam T20 Challenge champion in the 2005-2006 season.
  • The team of the Cape Cobras was the runner-up.
  • By 6 wickets, the VKB Knights crushed the opponent team of Cape Cobras.
  • The final match of this season was held in the Goodyear Park in the city of Bloemfontein.

2006-2007 Season

  • The Highveld Lions was the champion team in this season.
  • The runner-up was the team of Cape Cobras.
  • By 6 wickets, the Highveld Lions managed to beat Cape Cobras.
  • The final game’s venue in this season was Wanderers, Johannesburg.

2007-2008 Season

  • The Unlimited Titans once again captured the championship title in this season.
  • The runner-up was the team of Sunfoil Dolphins.
  • By 18 runs, The Unlimited Titans successfully defeated the Sunfoil Dolphins.
  • Kingsmead, Durban was the venue of the final match in this season.

2008-2009 Season

  • Newlands, Cape Town was the venue of the final match of this season.
  • The championship title was captured by the team of Cape Cobras.
  • The runner-up was the VKB Knights.
  • By 22 runs, the Cape Cobras managed to crush the VKB Knights team.

2009-2010 Season

  • St George’s Oval, Port Elizabeth was the final match’s venue in the Ram Slam T20 Challenge championship game.
  • The winner was the Warriors team.
  • The runner-up was the team of Highveld Lions.
  • By 82 runs, the Warriors team successfully defeated the Highveld Lions team.

2010-2011 Season

  • For the second time, the team of Cape Cobras captured the championship title.
  • The second place was clinched by the team of Warriors.
  • By 12 runs, the Cape Cobras showed its opponent, which was the Warriors, that they were determined enough to become the season’s champion.
  • Newlands, Cape Town was the venue of the final match.

2011-2012 Season

  • The venue of the final match of the 2011-2012 season was in Wanderers in the city of Johannesburg.
  • For the 3rd time, The Unlimited Titans won the championship game.
  • The runner-up was the Highveld Lions.
  • By 45 runs, The Unlimited Titans managed to defeat the team of Highveld Lions.

2012-2013 Season

  • For the second time in the history of Ram Slam T20 Challenge, the Highveld Lions team captured the championship title.
  • In the second place was The Unlimited Titans team.
  • By 30 runs, The Unlimited Titans failed to defend the title against the Highveld Lions.
  • The final match happened in Wanderers, Johannesburg.

2013-2014 Season   

  • For the first time, the Sunfoil Dolphins became the champion in this season.
  • The Cape Cobras team was declared to be the runner-up.
  • By 2 runs, the Cape Cobras almost made it agains the Sunfoil Dolphins.
  • Newlands, Cape Town was the season’s final game venue.

2014-2015 Season

  • Newlands, Cape Town was the venue of the 2014-2015 season’s championship game.
  • The Cape Cobras team emerged to be the victors in this season.
  • The second place was given to the team of VKB Knights.
  • By 33 runs, VKB Knights failed to defeat the team of Cape Cobras.

2015-2016 Season

  • The Unlimited Titans was declared to be the champion in the season.
  • The runner-up was clinched by the team of the Sunfoil Dolphins.
  • By 7 wickets, The Unlimited Titans managed to defeat the Sunfoil Dolphins.
  • The venue of the championship match in this season was Newlands, Cape Town.
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