Alfonso Thomas      

Full name Alfonso Clive Thomas

Born February 9, 1977, Cape Town, Cape Province

Current age 37 years 151 days

Major teams South Africa, Adelaide Strikers, Dhaka Gladiators, Dolphins, North West, Northerns, Pune Warriors, Somerset, Staffordshire, Titans, Western Province

Playing role Bowler

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Alfonso Clive Thomas
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
T20Is 1 - - - - - - - - - - - 0 0
First-class 151 209 41 3986 119* 23.72 2 14 37 0
List A 156 76 35 586 28* 14.29 0 0 33 0
Twenty20 210 66 32 392 30* 11.52 370 105.94 0 0 39 7 63 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
T20Is 1 1 24 25 3 3/25 3/25 8.33 6.25 8.0 0 0 0
First-class 151 27133 13039 498 7/54 26.18 2.88 54.4 24 2
List A 156 6529 5572 206 4/18 4/18 27.04 5.12 31.6 7 0 0
Twenty20 210 199 4250 5247 243 5/24 5/24 21.59 7.40 17.4 3 1 0
Career statistics
Only T20I South Africa v Pakistan at Johannesburg, Feb 2, 2007 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut 1998/99
Last First-class Somerset v Lancashire at Taunton, Jun 29-Jul 2, 2014 scorecard
List A debut 2000/01
Last List A Nottinghamshire v Somerset at Nottingham, Sep 9, 2013 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Titans v Lions at Centurion, Apr 8, 2004 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Hampshire v Somerset at Southampton, Jul 6, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
2/10 Somerset v Hampshire Southampton 6 Jul 2014 T20
- Somerset v Glamorgan Cardiff 4 Jul 2014 T20
3/34, 54, 3/35 Somerset v Lancashire Taunton 29 Jun 2014 FC
0/26 Somerset v Middlesex The Oval 18 Jun 2014 T20
1/17 Somerset v Sussex Arundel 15 Jun 2014 T20
2/46 Somerset v Hampshire Taunton 13 Jun 2014 T20
3/67, 38, 5/40 Somerset v Sussex Taunton 8 Jun 2014 FC
1/30 Somerset v Glamorgan Taunton 6 Jun 2014 T20
0, 1/35, 0/21 Somerset v Lancashire Manchester 1 Jun 2014 FC
15, 0/42 Somerset v Warwickshire Birmingham 25 May 2014 FC
Profile

Cape Town-born Alfonso Thomas has enjoyed a successful career for over a decade in domestic cricket with his bustling seamers, first with North-West and Northerns in his home country before becoming a Kolpak player with Somerset in 2008. He is a fine one-day bowler and earned his sole international cap in a Twenty20 for South Africa in 2007. He has also played for a number of sides in many of the world's T20 leagues.

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Jun 10, 2014

Alfonso Thomas poses after taking four wickets in four balls, Somerset v Sussex, County Championship, Division One, Taunton, 3rd day, June 10, 2014

Alfonso Thomas poses after taking four wickets in four balls

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Jun 10, 2014

Alfonso Thomas is congratulated on his hat-trick, Somerset v Sussex, County Championship, Division One, Taunton, 3rd day, June 10, 2014

Alfonso Thomas is congratulated on his hat-trick

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Jun 10, 2014

Alfonso Thomas celebrates his fourth wicket in four balls, Somerset v Sussex, County Championship, Division One, Taunton, 3rd day, June 10, 2014

Alfonso Thomas celebrates his fourth wicket in four balls

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Tournament Results
Scorchers v Hurricanes at Perth - Feb 7, 2014
Scorchers won by 39 runs
Syd Sixers v Scorchers at Sydney - Feb 5, 2014
Scorchers won by 5 runs (D/L method)
Melb Stars v Hurricanes at Melbourne - Feb 4, 2014
Hurricanes won by 7 wickets (with 11 balls remaining)
Melb Stars v Scorchers at Melbourne - Jan 27, 2014
Melb Stars won by 20 runs
Syd Thunder v Syd Sixers at Sydney - Jan 25, 2014
Syd Sixers won by 8 wickets (with 4 balls remaining)
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