Temba Bavuma      

Full name Temba Bavuma

Born May 17, 1990, Cape Town, Cape Province

Current age 26 years 248 days

Major teams South Africa, Gauteng, Gauteng Under-19s, Lions, South Africa A, South Africa Under-19s

Playing role Middle-order batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Temba Bavuma
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 17 25 3 660 102* 30.00 1485 44.44 1 4 87 2 8 0
ODIs 1 1 0 113 113 113.00 123 91.86 1 0 13 1 1 0
First-class 101 164 23 5304 162 37.61 10476 50.63 12 25 662 28 51 0
List A 70 60 7 1503 113 28.35 1860 80.80 2 5 114 16 16 0
Twenty20 32 26 6 593 70 29.65 484 122.52 0 3 52 10 14 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 17 2 48 30 1 1/29 1/29 30.00 3.75 48.0 0 0 0
ODIs 1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 101 14 248 167 5 2/34 2/34 33.40 4.04 49.6 0 0 0
List A 70 1 3 4 0 - - - 8.00 - 0 0 0
Twenty20 32 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
Test debut South Africa v West Indies at Port Elizabeth, Dec 26-30, 2014 scorecard
Last Test South Africa v Sri Lanka at Johannesburg, Jan 12-14, 2017 scorecard
Test statistics
Only ODI South Africa v Ireland at Benoni, Sep 25, 2016 scorecard
ODI statistics
First-class debut Eastern Province v Gauteng at Port Elizabeth, Oct 2-4, 2008 scorecard
Last First-class South Africa v Sri Lanka at Johannesburg, Jan 12-14, 2017 scorecard
List A debut Eastern Province v Gauteng at Port Elizabeth, Oct 5, 2008 scorecard
Last List A South Africa v Ireland at Benoni, Sep 25, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Griqualand West v Gauteng at Kimberley, Oct 2, 2011 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Warriors v Lions at Port Elizabeth, Dec 13, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0 South Africa v Sri Lanka Johannesburg 12 Jan 2017 Test # 2247
10, 0 South Africa v Sri Lanka Cape Town 2 Jan 2017 Test # 2244
3, 8 South Africa v Sri Lanka Port Elizabeth 26 Dec 2016 Test # 2243
10 Lions v Warriors Port Elizabeth 13 Dec 2016 T20
15 Lions v Cape Cobras Paarl 11 Dec 2016 T20
20 Lions v Knights Potchefstroom 9 Dec 2016 T20
33 Lions v Titans Centurion 7 Dec 2016 T20
8, 0/1, 21 South Africa v Australia Adelaide 24 Nov 2016 Test # 2236
33* Sth Africans v Victoria XI Melbourne 19 Nov 2016 Other OD
74 South Africa v Australia Hobart 12 Nov 2016 Test # 2233
Profile

From the same street in Langa, a township outside Cape Town, where Thami Tsolekile and Malusi Siboto were raised, came Temba Bavuma. Unlike the wicketkeeper-batsman and medium-pacer, Bavuma is a specialist batsman and the first black African batsman picked in South Africa's Test squad.

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Jan 13, 2017

Temba Bavuma's troubles continued with a second-ball duck, South Africa v Sri Lanka, 3rd Test, Johannesburg, 2nd day, January 13, 2017

Temba Bavuma's troubles continued with a second-ball duck

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Jan 3, 2017

Dimuth Karunaratne had to dive to beat Temba Bavuma's throw, South Africa v Sri Lanka, 2nd Test, Cape Town, 2nd day, January 3, 2017

Dimuth Karunaratne had to dive to beat Temba Bavuma's throw

© Associated Press

Nov 24, 2016

Temba Bavuma tries to take his bottom hand off after nicking behind, Australia v South Africa, 3rd Test, Adelaide, 1st day, November 24, 2016

Temba Bavuma tries to take his bottom hand off after nicking behind

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Tournament Results
India A v India B at Rajkot - Oct 2, 2012
India B won by 139 runs
Bengal v India B at Rajkot - Oct 1, 2012
India B won by 21 runs
India A v India B at Rajkot - Sep 30, 2012
India A won by 4 runs
Bengal v India A at Rajkot - Sep 29, 2012
India A won by 8 wickets (with 76 balls remaining)
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