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Victor Mpitsang      

Full name Phenyo Victor Mpitsang

Born March 28, 1980, Kimberley, Cape Province

Current age 34 years 154 days

Major teams South Africa, Eagles, Free State

Playing role Bowler

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
ODIs 2 1 1 1 1* - 1 100.00 0 0 0 0 0 0
First-class 103 126 55 417 23 5.87 0 0 17 0
List A 100 25 14 59 20* 5.36 0 0 5 0
Twenty20 23 2 1 3 3 3.00 4 75.00 0 0 0 0 4 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 2 2 60 63 2 2/49 2/49 31.50 6.30 30.0 0 0 0
First-class 103 15983 7303 245 6/30 29.80 2.74 65.2 6 0
List A 100 4040 3090 88 5/44 5/44 35.11 4.58 45.9 1 1 0
Twenty20 23 20 354 446 15 3/19 3/19 29.73 7.55 23.6 0 0 0
Career statistics
ODI debut South Africa v West Indies at Bloemfontein, Feb 5, 1999 scorecard
Last ODI Kenya v South Africa at Nairobi (Gym), Sep 30, 1999 scorecard
ODI statistics
First-class debut 1997/98
Last First-class Northerns v Free State at Pretoria, Jan 12-14, 2012 scorecard
List A debut 1998/99
Last List A Dolphins v Knights at Pietermaritzburg, Nov 27, 2011 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Warriors v Eagles at Port Elizabeth, Jan 25, 2006 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Gauteng v Free State at Johannesburg, Dec 17, 2011 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/11, 0/11 Free State v Northerns Pretoria 12 Jan 2012 FC
1/21 Free State v Gauteng Johannesburg 17 Dec 2011 T20
0/15 Knights v Dolphins Pietermaritzburg 27 Nov 2011 LA
0/26 Knights v Titans Kimberley 25 Nov 2011 LA
0/37 Knights v Cape Cobras Paarl 16 Nov 2011 LA
0/46 Knights v Warriors Bloemfontein 13 Nov 2011 LA
0/32 Free State v Easterns Bloemfontein 30 Oct 2011 T20
7*, 0/69 Free State v Easterns Bloemfontein 27 Oct 2011 FC
1/53, 11, 4 Free State v Griq West Bloemfontein 20 Oct 2011 FC
1/30, 7*, 1/22 Free State v North West Bloemfontein 13 Oct 2011 FC
Profile

A fast bowler in the Courtney Walsh mould, Victor Mpitsang became the youngest person to play for South Africa when he made his ODI debut against West Indies at Bloemfontein in February 1999 (he was 18 years and 314 days) and he performed admirably after apoor start, taking 2 for 49, including wickets with successive deliveries. But only one more chance followed - he bowled three overs in an ODI against Kenya - although he continues to take wickets for Free State. He has no pretentious as to his batting. He has also played basketball for Free State.
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