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Temba Bavuma      

Full name Temba Bavuma

Born May 17, 1990, Cape Town, Cape Province

Current age 24 years 253 days

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

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 2 2 0 25 15 12.50 76 32.89 0 0 4 0 1 0
First-class 71 119 15 3758 162 36.13 7438 50.52 9 14 465 20 36 0
List A 57 49 5 1283 108* 29.15 1584 80.99 1 5 95 14 12 0
Twenty20 26 20 5 435 70 29.00 352 123.57 0 2 43 7 12 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 71 9 158 118 3 2/34 2/34 39.33 4.48 52.6 0 0 0
List A 57 1 3 4 0 - - - 8.00 - 0 0 0
Twenty20 26 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
Test debut South Africa v West Indies at Port Elizabeth, Dec 26-30, 2014 scorecard
Last Test South Africa v West Indies at Cape Town, Jan 2-6, 2015 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class debut Eastern Province v Gauteng at Port Elizabeth, Oct 2-4, 2008 scorecard
Last First-class South Africa A v England Lions at Bloemfontein, Jan 18-21, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Eastern Province v Gauteng at Port Elizabeth, Oct 5, 2008 scorecard
Last List A Lions v Cape Cobras at Johannesburg, Jan 24, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Griqualand West v Gauteng at Kimberley, Oct 2, 2011 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Lions v Knights at Johannesburg, Dec 7, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
15 Lions v Cape Cobras Johannesburg 24 Jan 2015 LA
102, 0/5 Sth Africa A v Eng Lions Bloemfontein 18 Jan 2015 FC
15 South Africa v West Indies Cape Town 2 Jan 2015 Test # 2154
10 South Africa v West Indies Port Elizabeth 26 Dec 2014 Test # 2153
36 Lions v Knights Johannesburg 7 Dec 2014 T20
1, 0/15 South Africa v Springboks Johannesburg 5 Dec 2014 Other T20
- Lions v Knights Kimberley 3 Dec 2014 T20
17 Lions v Dolphins Bloemfontein 30 Nov 2014 T20
1 Lions v Titans Potchefstroom 28 Nov 2014 T20
20 Lions v Cape Cobras Cape Town 23 Nov 2014 T20
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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Dec 29, 2014

Temba Bavuma dives at forward short leg, South Africa v West Indies, 2nd Test, Port Elizabeth, 4th day, December 29, 2014

Temba Bavuma dives at forward short leg

© Gallo Images

Dec 29, 2014

South Africa warm up with a game of football, South Africa v West Indies, 2nd Test, Port Elizabeth, 4th day, December 29, 2014

South Africa warm up with a game of football

© AFP

Aug 8, 2014

Temba Bavuma and Rilee Rossouw added a mammoth 283 on the second day, Australia A v South Africa A, 1st unofficial Test, Townsville, 2nd day, August 8, 2014

Temba Bavuma and Rilee Rossouw added a mammoth 283 on the second day

© Getty Images

Country Fixtures Country Results
Pool A: KZ-Natal v Border at Durban - Jan 25
KZ-Natal won by 172 runs
Pool A: North West v S West D at Potchefstroom - Jan 25
S West D won by 8 wickets (with 241 balls remaining)
Pool A: W Province v Griq West at Cape Town - Jan 25
Griq West won by 1 wicket (with 1 ball remaining)
4th ODI: South Africa v West Indies at Port Elizabeth - Jan 25
West Indies won by 1 wicket (with 9 balls remaining)
1st unofficial ODI: Sth Africa A v Eng Lions at Bloemfontein - Jan 25
Eng Lions won by 4 wickets (with 93 balls remaining)
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