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Morne van Wyk      

Full name Morne Nico van Wyk

Born March 20, 1979, Bloemfontein, Orange Free State

Current age 35 years 250 days

Major teams South Africa, Dolphins, Eagles, Free State, Kolkata Knight Riders, KwaZulu-Natal

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Relation Brother - DJ van Wyk

Morne Nico van Wyk
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
ODIs 13 13 1 331 82 27.58 467 70.87 0 3 37 2 8 1
T20Is 3 2 0 68 67 34.00 43 158.13 0 1 5 5 2 0
First-class 135 234 32 7456 200* 36.91 17 35 347 13
List A 217 210 25 7890 175* 42.64 22 37 210 23
Twenty20 94 90 10 2402 89* 30.02 1932 124.32 0 16 259 59 67 15
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 13 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 135 78 36 2 2/25 18.00 2.76 39.0 0 0
List A 217 129 124 7 2/28 2/28 17.71 5.76 18.4 0 0 0
Twenty20 94 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
ODI debut England v South Africa at Lord's, Jul 12, 2003 scorecard
Last ODI Bangladesh v South Africa at Dhaka, Mar 19, 2011 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut South Africa v Pakistan at Johannesburg, Feb 2, 2007 scorecard
Last T20I South Africa v India at Durban, Jan 9, 2011 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut 1996/97
Last First-class Knights v Dolphins at Bloemfontein, Apr 3-6, 2014 scorecard
List A debut 1997/98
Last List A Lions v Dolphins at Potchefstroom, Oct 24, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Dolphins v Eagles at Durban, Apr 11, 2004 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Dolphins v Cape Cobras at Durban, Nov 21, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0, 1c/0s Dolphins v Cape Cobras Durban 21 Nov 2014 T20
6 Dolphins v Knights Durban 16 Nov 2014 T20
8, 0c/0s Dolphins v Warriors Port Elizabeth 14 Nov 2014 T20
37, 1c/0s Dolphins v Titans Durban 9 Nov 2014 T20
6, 0c/0s Dolphins v Cape Cobras Cape Town 7 Nov 2014 T20
17, 1c/0s Dolphins v Warriors Durban 5 Nov 2014 T20
5, 1c/0s Dolphins v Lions Johannesburg 2 Nov 2014 T20
1c/0s, 42 Dolphins v Lions Potchefstroom 24 Oct 2014 LA
14, 1c/1s Dolphins v Warriors Pietermaritzburg 19 Oct 2014 LA
175*, 1c/0s Dolphins v Knights Bloemfontein 17 Oct 2014 LA
Profile

Morne van Wyk is another in the seemingly endless supply of quality sportsmen to be unearthed by Grey College in Bloemfontein, his home town. He reached junior provincial level in cricket, rugby, tennis and hockey, and earned South African under-16 hockey colours. Van Wyk was a member of the South African squad in the 1998 Under-19 World Cup, having represented his country against England at the same level in 1997-98. A naturally attacking player, he opened the batting for Free State in limited-overs matches and earned respect beyond his years at first-class level. Van Wyk is a manufactured rather than a born gloveman, but his natural ball-skills enabled Free State to use him as their regular wicketkeeper in both formats of the game in 2002-03.

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Sep 29, 2014

Morne van Wyk picks up a boundary with a cut shot, Dolphins v Kolkata Knight Riders, Champions League T20, Group A, Hyderabad, September 29, 2014

Morne van Wyk picks up a boundary with a cut shot

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Sep 20, 2014

Morne van Wyk was bowled in the first over, Dolphins v Perth Scorchers, Champions League T20, Mohali, September 20, 2014

Dolphins' Morne van Wyk was bowled in the first over

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Mar 22, 2011

Morne van Wyk heads for a net session, World Cup, Mirpur, March 22, 2011

Morne van Wyk heads for a net session

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Notes

South Africa Player of the Year 2007

Country Fixtures Country Results
2nd ODI: India Women v SA Women at Bangalore
Nov 26, 2014 (15:00 local | 09:30 GMT | 04:30 EST | 03:30 CST | 01:30 PST)
Titans v Dolphins at Benoni
Nov 26, 2014 (18:00 local | 16:00 GMT | 11:00 EST | 10:00 CST | 08:00 PST)
Cross Pool: KZN-Inland v KZ-Natal at Pietermaritzburg
Nov 27-29, 2014 (09:00 local | 07:00 GMT | 02:00 EST | 01:00 CST | 23:00 PST)
Pool B: Boland v Free State at Paarl
Nov 27-29, 2014 (10:00 local | 08:00 GMT | 03:00 EST | 02:00 CST | 00:00 PST)
Cross Pool: Easterns v S West D at Benoni
Nov 27-29, 2014 (10:00 local | 08:00 GMT | 03:00 EST | 02:00 CST | 00:00 PST)
Cross Pool: Gauteng v Border at Johannesburg
Nov 27-29, 2014 (10:00 local | 08:00 GMT | 03:00 EST | 02:00 CST | 00:00 PST)
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