Decade Review 2009

Justin Ontong      

Full name Justin Lee Ontong

Born January 4, 1980, Paarl, Cape Province

Current age 36 years 271 days

Major teams South Africa, Africa XI, Boland, Cape Cobras, Lions, South Africa A

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Justin Lee Ontong
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 2 4 1 57 32 19.00 155 36.77 0 0 8 0 1 0
ODIs 28 16 2 184 32 13.14 267 68.91 0 0 18 1 15 0
T20Is 14 10 0 158 48 15.80 109 144.95 0 0 6 11 10 0
First-class 181 288 22 10901 166 40.98 23 64 131 0
List A 245 210 29 5328 122* 29.43 1 36 98 0
Twenty20 127 105 20 1710 59* 20.11 1456 117.44 0 3 109 52 63 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 2 3 185 133 1 1/79 1/123 133.00 4.31 185.0 0 0 0
ODIs 28 16 538 396 9 3/30 3/30 44.00 4.41 59.7 0 0 0
T20Is 14 4 36 83 1 1/25 1/25 83.00 13.83 36.0 0 0 0
First-class 181 10856 5684 132 5/62 43.06 3.14 82.2 1 0
List A 245 3948 3138 72 3/29 3/29 43.58 4.76 54.8 0 0 0
Twenty20 127 62 702 994 31 3/27 3/27 32.06 8.49 22.6 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut Australia v South Africa at Sydney, Jan 2-5, 2002 scorecard
Last Test India v South Africa at Kolkata, Nov 28-Dec 2, 2004 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut West Indies v South Africa at Kingston, Apr 28, 2001 scorecard
Last ODI England v South Africa at Nottingham, Sep 5, 2012 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut South Africa v West Indies at Johannesburg, Jan 18, 2008 scorecard
Last T20I South Africa v West Indies at Durban, Jan 14, 2015 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut 1997/98
Last First-class Cape Cobras v Titans at Paarl, Apr 7-9, 2016 scorecard
List A debut 1998/99
Last List A Cape Cobras v Lions at Cape Town, Feb 28, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Titans v Lions at Centurion, Apr 8, 2004 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Boland v KwaZulu-Natal at Paarl, Sep 23, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1/5 Boland v KZ-Natal Paarl 23 Sep 2016 T20
5, 17 Cape Cobras v Titans Paarl 7 Apr 2016 FC
38 Cape Cobras v Dolphins Cape Town 31 Mar 2016 FC
11, 57 Cape Cobras v Knights Bloemfontein 18 Mar 2016 FC
58 Cape Cobras v Warriors Paarl 10 Mar 2016 FC
0/15, 15, 17 Cape Cobras v Lions Potchefstroom 3 Mar 2016 FC
60 Cape Cobras v Lions Cape Town 28 Feb 2016 LA
60* Cape Cobras v Warriors Port Elizabeth 13 Feb 2016 LA
13 Cape Cobras v Lions Paarl 7 Feb 2016 LA
65 Cape Cobras v Titans Benoni 5 Feb 2016 LA
Profile

Justin Ontong started off as a batsman, but then also added offbreaks, quicker balls and wrong'uns to make himself a more useful cricketer. Adept in any position in the batting order, Ontong is a fighting cricketer who can play pace and spin, a committed fielder and a handy spin bowler.

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Sep 26, 2014

Justin Ontong runs out Raymon Reifer, Barbados Tridents v Cape Cobras, Champions League T20, Group B, Mohali, September 26, 2014

Justin Ontong runs out Raymon Reifer

© BCCI

Aug 9, 2013

Justin Ontong in his delivery stride, South Africa A v India A, tri-series, Pretoria, August 9, 2013

Justin Ontong in his delivery stride

© Getty Images

Mar 3, 2013

Ahmed Shehzad is run out by Justin Ontong, South Africa v Pakistan, 2nd T20I, Centurion, March 3, 2013

Ahmed Shehzad is run out by Justin Ontong

© AFP

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