Andy Kirsten      

Full name Andrew Michael Kirsten

Born December 21, 1963, East London, Cape Province

Current age 50 years 364 days

Major teams Western Province

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Other Coach

Relation Father - N Kirsten, Brother - PN Kirsten, Half-brother - G Kirsten, Half-brother - P Kirsten

Andrew Michael Kirsten
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 11 18 1 363 62 21.35 0 2 6 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 11 6 4 0 - - - 4.00 - 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1986-1990
Profile

One of the lesser-known members of the Kirsten family, Andy had a very limited first-class career. He played 11 matches for Western Province between 1986-87 and 1989-90 and by the time his brother, Peter, and half-brother, Gary, were batting for South Africa his playing days were well behind him. He moved into coaching and in 2008 took on the Kenya job as they began building up to the 2011 World Cup after a previous spell with the team, as assistant coach, during the 2003 tournament.
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Country Fixtures Country Results
1st Test: South Africa v West Indies at Centurion - Dec 17-20
South Africa won by an innings and 220 runs
Dolphins v Warriors at Pietermaritzburg - Dec 18-21
Warriors 353 & 75/2 Dolphins 370
Cape Cobras v Lions at Cape Town - Dec 18-21
Lions 413 & 166/7 Cape Cobras 306
Pool B: Gauteng v KZN-Inland at Johannesburg - Dec 18-20
Gauteng won by 99 runs
Cross Pool: Griq West v Boland at Kimberley - Dec 18-20
Boland won by 7 wickets
Knights v Titans at Bloemfontein - Dec 18-21
Titans 366 & 367/7d Knights 185 & 180/3
Namibia U19 v KZN In U19 at Pretoria - Dec 20
KZN In U19 won by 8 wickets (with 231 balls remaining)
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