Justin Ontong      

Full name Justin Lee Ontong

Born January 4, 1980, Paarl, Cape Province

Current age 37 years 111 days

Major teams South Africa, Africa XI, Boland, Cape Cobras, Lions, South Africa A

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Justin Lee Ontong
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 2 4 1 57 32 19.00 155 36.77 0 0 8 0 1 0
ODIs 28 16 2 184 32 13.14 267 68.91 0 0 18 1 15 0
T20Is 14 10 0 158 48 15.80 109 144.95 0 0 6 11 10 0
First-class 189 301 23 11564 225 41.59 25 65 132 0
List A 252 217 29 5453 122* 29.00 1 37 99 0
Twenty20 132 109 21 1735 59* 19.71 1488 116.59 0 3 110 53 65 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 2 3 185 133 1 1/79 1/123 133.00 4.31 185.0 0 0 0
ODIs 28 16 538 396 9 3/30 3/30 44.00 4.41 59.7 0 0 0
T20Is 14 4 36 83 1 1/25 1/25 83.00 13.83 36.0 0 0 0
First-class 189 11067 5780 135 5/62 42.81 3.13 81.9 1 0
List A 252 4092 3278 76 3/27 3/27 43.13 4.80 53.8 0 0 0
Twenty20 132 63 708 1009 31 3/27 3/27 32.54 8.55 22.8 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut Australia v South Africa at Sydney, Jan 2-5, 2002 scorecard
Last Test India v South Africa at Kolkata, Nov 28-Dec 2, 2004 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut West Indies v South Africa at Kingston, Apr 28, 2001 scorecard
Last ODI England v South Africa at Nottingham, Sep 5, 2012 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut South Africa v West Indies at Johannesburg, Jan 18, 2008 scorecard
Last T20I South Africa v West Indies at Durban, Jan 14, 2015 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut 1997/98
Last First-class Dolphins v Cape Cobras at Durban, Feb 9-12, 2017 scorecard
List A debut 1998/99
Last List A Cape Cobras v Knights at Cape Town, Mar 19, 2017 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Titans v Lions at Centurion, Apr 8, 2004 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Dolphins v Cape Cobras at Durban, Dec 4, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/31, 0 Cape Cobras v Knights Cape Town 19 Mar 2017 LA
80 Cape Cobras v Lions Paarl 3 Mar 2017 LA
23 Cape Cobras v Dolphins Pietermaritzburg 26 Feb 2017 LA
0/30, 4 Cape Cobras v Titans Cape Town 24 Feb 2017 LA
14, 1/36 Cape Cobras v Warriors East London 22 Feb 2017 LA
0/16, 4 Cape Cobras v Knights Bloemfontein 18 Feb 2017 LA
30, 0/41, 32 Cape Cobras v Dolphins Durban 9 Feb 2017 FC
38, 43 Cape Cobras v Knights Paarl 2 Feb 2017 FC
110 Cape Cobras v Titans Centurion 26 Jan 2017 FC
4, 28* Cape Cobras v Warriors East London 12 Jan 2017 FC
Profile

Justin Ontong started off as a batsman, but then also added offbreaks, quicker balls and wrong'uns to make himself a more useful cricketer. Adept in any position in the batting order, Ontong is a fighting cricketer who can play pace and spin, a committed fielder and a handy spin bowler.

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Feb 1, 2017

Justin Ontong

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Sep 26, 2014

Justin Ontong runs out Raymon Reifer, Barbados Tridents v Cape Cobras, Champions League T20, Group B, Mohali, September 26, 2014

Justin Ontong runs out Raymon Reifer

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Aug 9, 2013

Justin Ontong in his delivery stride, South Africa A v India A, tri-series, Pretoria, August 9, 2013

Justin Ontong in his delivery stride

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Tour Results
Australia v South Africa at Perth - Nov 30-Dec 3, 2012
South Africa won by 309 runs
Australia v South Africa at Adelaide - Nov 22-26, 2012
Match drawn
Australia v South Africa at Brisbane - Nov 9-13, 2012
Match drawn
Australia A v Sth Africans at Sydney - Nov 2-4, 2012
Match drawn
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