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Full name Andrew Michael Kirsten
Born December 21, 1963, East London, Cape Province
Current age 50 years 363 days
Major teams Western Province
Batting style Right-hand bat
Bowling style Right-arm offbreak
One of the lesser-known members of the Kirsten family, Andy had a very limited first-class career. He played 11 matches for Western Province between 1986-87 and 1989-90 and by the time his brother, Peter, and half-brother, Gary, were batting for South Africa his playing days were well behind him. He moved into coaching and in 2008 took on the Kenya job as they began building up to the 2011 World Cup after a previous spell with the team, as assistant coach, during the 2003 tournament.
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