Alfonso Thomas      

Full name Alfonso Clive Thomas

Born February 9, 1977, Cape Town, Cape Province

Current age 37 years 257 days

Major teams South Africa, Adelaide Strikers, Dhaka Gladiators, Dolphins, North West, Northerns, Pune Warriors, Somerset, Staffordshire, Titans, Western Province

Playing role Bowler

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Alfonso Clive Thomas
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
T20Is 1 - - - - - - - - - - - 0 0
First-class 157 218 45 4051 119* 23.41 2 14 37 0
List A 164 80 38 673 49* 16.02 0 0 35 0
Twenty20 214 68 34 407 30* 11.97 381 106.82 0 0 40 7 64 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
T20Is 1 1 24 25 3 3/25 3/25 8.33 6.25 8.0 0 0 0
First-class 157 28364 13677 518 7/54 26.40 2.89 54.7 24 2
List A 164 6961 6041 216 4/18 4/18 27.96 5.20 32.2 7 0 0
Twenty20 214 203 4328 5347 248 5/24 5/24 21.56 7.41 17.4 3 1 0
Career statistics
Only T20I South Africa v Pakistan at Johannesburg, Feb 2, 2007 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut 1998/99
Last First-class Yorkshire v Somerset at Leeds, Sep 23-26, 2014 scorecard
List A debut 2000/01
Last List A Surrey v Somerset at The Oval, Aug 20, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Titans v Lions at Centurion, Apr 8, 2004 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Somerset v Middlesex at Taunton, Jul 25, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
2/33, 0, 0/23, 8* Somerset v Yorkshire Leeds 23 Sep 2014 FC
2*, 3/32, 0/61 Somerset v Middlesex Taunton 15 Sep 2014 FC
6, 4/116 Somerset v Northants Taunton 31 Aug 2014 FC
2/60, 17* Somerset v Surrey The Oval 20 Aug 2014 LA
2/73, 12, 2/70, 2 Somerset v Warwickshire Taunton 15 Aug 2014 FC
0/82, 13 Somerset v Glamorgan Taunton 12 Aug 2014 LA
0/29 Somerset v Sussex Taunton 10 Aug 2014 LA
1/49 Somerset v Middlesex Lord's 7 Aug 2014 LA
3/30 Somerset v Warwickshire Birmingham 5 Aug 2014 LA
2/82, 49* Somerset v Kent Taunton 31 Jul 2014 LA
Profile

Cape Town-born Alfonso Thomas has enjoyed a successful career for over a decade in domestic cricket with his bustling seamers, first with North-West and Northerns in his home country before becoming a Kolpak player with Somerset in 2008. He is a fine one-day bowler and earned his sole international cap in a Twenty20 for South Africa in 2007. He has also played for a number of sides in many of the world's T20 leagues.

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Sep 16, 2014

Alfonso Thomas removed Sam Robson in his second over, Somerset v Middlesex, County Championship, Division One, Taunton, 2nd day, September 16, 2014

Alfonso Thomas removed Sam Robson in his second over

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Jun 10, 2014

Alfonso Thomas poses after taking four wickets in four balls, Somerset v Sussex, County Championship, Division One, Taunton, 3rd day, June 10, 2014

Alfonso Thomas poses after taking four wickets in four balls

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Jun 10, 2014

Alfonso Thomas is congratulated on his hat-trick, Somerset v Sussex, County Championship, Division One, Taunton, 3rd day, June 10, 2014

Alfonso Thomas is congratulated on his hat-trick

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Tour Results
M.C.C. v ROW XI at Lord's - Jul 5, 2014
M.C.C. won by 7 wickets (with 25 balls remaining)
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