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Cape Town - Some lower-order doggedness by the Highveld Lions, added to a third career century by Dwaine Pretorius, helped secure an unlikely Sunfoil Series draw against the Cape Cobras in Paarl late on Sunday.

The visitors were left holding on for dear life by the close when they ended an epic final day on 287 for nine from 140 overs in their follow-on innings.

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