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Sven Koenig      

Full name Sven Gaetan Koenig

Born December 9, 1973, Durban, Natal

Current age 43 years 166 days

Major teams Easterns, Gauteng, Middlesex, Western Province

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Education Hilton College; University of Cape Town

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 135 234 13 8820 171 39.90 16 50 63 0
List A 60 58 3 1175 116 21.36 2 2 11 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 135 182 102 2 1/0 51.00 3.36 91.0 0 0
List A 60 3 4 0 - - - 8.00 - 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut 1993/94
Last First-class Kent v Middlesex at Canterbury, Sep 16-18, 2004 scorecard
List A debut 1994/95
Last List A Gauteng v Easterns at Johannesburg, Feb 29, 2004 scorecard
Profile

A solid left-hand batsman and occasional offspinner, Sven Koenig played representative cricket for SA Schools in 1991 and went on to forge a career with Easterns, Gaetang and Western Province, and for three seasons from 2002 he played for Middlesex as a Kolpak player (he holds an Italian passport) with success, passing 1000 runs in all three summers. He retired in 2004 to concentrate on a career in banking in South Africa.
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