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Dane van Niekerk      

Full name Dane van Niekerk

Born May 14, 1993, Pretoria

Current age 23 years 75 days

Major teams Highveld Women, Northerns Women, South Africa Women

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Legbreak

Education Centurion High School

Dane van Niekerk
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 1 2 0 22 15 11.00 66 33.33 0 0 4 0 0 0
ODIs 56 44 15 810 55* 27.93 1374 58.95 0 2 76 11 24 0
T20Is 57 48 8 1067 90* 26.67 1233 86.53 0 5 106 14 18 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 1 1 222 90 1 1/90 1/90 90.00 2.43 222.0 0 0 0
ODIs 56 53 2498 1396 81 5/17 5/17 17.23 3.35 30.8 3 2 0
T20Is 57 55 990 880 47 4/17 4/17 18.72 5.33 21.0 1 0 0
Career statistics
Only Test India Women v South Africa Women at Mysore, Nov 16-19, 2014 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut South Africa Women v West Indies Women at Newcastle, Mar 8, 2009 scorecard
Last ODI South Africa Women v West Indies Women at East London, Feb 29, 2016 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut South Africa Women v West Indies Women at Taunton, Jun 11, 2009 scorecard
Last T20I South Africa Women v Sri Lanka Women at Bangalore, Mar 28, 2016 scorecard
T20I statistics
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/17, 24 SA Women v SL Women Bangalore 28 Mar 2016 WT20I # 359
18, 1/23 SA Women v NZ Women Bangalore 26 Mar 2016 WT20I # 356
20, 0/18 SA Women v Ire. Women Chennai 23 Mar 2016 WT20I # 351
45, 1/18 SA Women v Aus Women Nagpur 18 Mar 2016 WT20I # 345
0, 0/6 SA Women v Eng Wn Chennai 14 Mar 2016 Other T20
0, 0/24 SA Women v City Juniors Chennai 12 Mar 2016 Other T20
23, 1/16 SA Women v WI Women Cape Town 9 Mar 2016 WT20I # 339
0/21, 5 SA Women v WI Women Johannesburg 6 Mar 2016 WT20I # 338
22, 2/19 SA Women v WI Women Durban 4 Mar 2016 WT20I # 337
55, 1/27 SA Women v WI Women East London 29 Feb 2016 WODI # 982
Profile

A leg-spinning all-rounder who turns the ball prodigiously, Dane van Niekerk made her international debut for South Africa at the 2009 World Cup in Australia, playing in South Africa's loss to the West Indies in the group stages, and then taking 3 for 11 as South Africa beat Sri Lanka in the 7th place play-off later in the tournament.

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Mar 28, 2016

Dane van Niekerk scored 24, South Africa v Sri Lanka, Women's World T20 2016, Group A, Bangalore, March 28, 2016

Dane van Niekerk scored 24

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Mar 28, 2016

Dane van Niekerk sends one down, South Africa v Sri Lanka, Women's World T20 2016, Group A, Bangalore, March 28, 2016

Dane van Niekerk sends one down

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Mar 26, 2016

Dane van Niekerk dives as she tries to stop the ball, New Zealand v South Africa, Women's World T20 2016, Group A, Bangalore, March 26, 2016

Dane van Niekerk dives as she tries to stop the ball

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Country Fixtures Country Results
1st unofficial Test: Australia A v Sth Africa A at Brisbane
Jul 30-Aug 2, 2016 (09:30 local | 23:30 GMT -1d | 19:30 EDT -1d | 18:30 CDT -1d | 16:30 PDT -1d)
1st T20I: Ire. Women v SA Women at Dublin
Aug 1, 2016 (16:00 local | 15:00 GMT | 11:00 EDT | 10:00 CDT | 08:00 PDT)
2nd T20I: Ire. Women v SA Women at Dublin
Aug 3, 2016 (16:00 local | 15:00 GMT | 11:00 EDT | 10:00 CDT | 08:00 PDT)
1st ODI: Ire. Women v SA Women at Dublin
Aug 5, 2016 (10:45 local | 09:45 GMT | 05:45 EDT | 04:45 CDT | 02:45 PDT)
2nd unofficial Test: Australia A v Sth Africa A at Townsville
Aug 6-9, 2016 (09:30 local | 23:30 GMT -1d | 19:30 EDT -1d | 18:30 CDT -1d | 16:30 PDT -1d)
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