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Mark Vermeulen      

Full name Mark Andrew Vermeulen

Born March 2, 1979, Salisbury (now Harare)

Current age 35 years 54 days

Major teams Zimbabwe, Mashonaland A, Matabeleland, Matabeleland Tuskers, Mid West Rhinos, Mountaineers, Southern Rocks, Westerns

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Education Prince Edward High, Harare

Relation Brother - RD Vermeulen

Mark Andrew Vermeulen
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 8 16 0 414 118 25.87 836 49.52 1 2 55 2 6 0
ODIs 43 43 4 868 92 22.25 1227 70.74 0 6 110 2 18 0
First-class 97 177 9 6427 198 38.25 15 28 106 0
List A 108 107 7 2435 105 24.35 1 15 33 0
Twenty20 17 17 2 422 108 28.13 301 140.19 1 2 43 18 6 1
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 8 1 6 5 0 - - - 5.00 - 0 0 0
ODIs 43 1 5 5 1 1/5 1/5 5.00 6.00 5.0 0 0 0
First-class 97 923 493 15 3/26 32.86 3.20 61.5 0 0
List A 108 71 66 1 1/5 1/5 66.00 5.57 71.0 0 0 0
Twenty20 17 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
Test debut Zimbabwe v Pakistan at Bulawayo, Nov 16-19, 2002 scorecard
Last Test Zimbabwe v Sri Lanka at Bulawayo, May 14-17, 2004 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe at Sharjah, Oct 21, 2000 scorecard
Last ODI South Africa v Zimbabwe at Benoni, Nov 8, 2009 scorecard
ODI statistics
First-class debut 1997/98
Last First-class Mashonaland Eagles v Southern Rocks at Harare, Apr 6-9, 2014 scorecard
List A debut 1998/99
Last List A Matabeleland Tuskers v Mid West Rhinos at Bulawayo, Oct 20, 2012 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Easterns (Zimbabwe) v Westerns at Bulawayo, May 13, 2009 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Matabeleland Tuskers v Mid West Rhinos at Bulawayo, Oct 21, 2012 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
81 Eagles v Rocks Harare 6 Apr 2014 FC
0, 79* Eagles v Mountaineers Harare 29 Mar 2014 FC
41, 77 Eagles v Rhinos Kwekwe 18 Mar 2014 FC
0, 33 Eagles v Tuskers Bulawayo 10 Mar 2014 FC
26, 0/14, 102* Eagles v Rocks Masvingo 24 Feb 2014 FC
1 Utseya XI v Taylor XI Harare 18 Feb 2014 Other T20
39* Utseya XI v Masakadza XI Harare 18 Feb 2014 Other T20
2 Utseya XI v Masakadza XI Harare 17 Feb 2014 Other T20
99 Eagles v Rhinos Harare 9 Dec 2013 FC
93, 2 Rhinos v Rocks Kwekwe 26 Feb 2013 FC
Profile

Mark Vermeulen's life and career changed forever on January 20, 2004, when he was struck a sickening blow on the head by Irfan Pathan. during Zimbabwe's VB Series campaign in Australia. Two-and-a-half erratic years later, in October 2006, he was arrested after setting fire to the offices of the Harare Sports Club and the National Academy, but was cleared at his subsequent trial in January 2008, on the grounds that he had been suffering psychiatric problems, including partial complex epilepsy, ever since the injury. That seemed to signal the end of his career, but he refused to accept that and his perseverance was rewarded in 2009 when the Zimbabwe board agreed to offer him another chance.

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Sep 9, 2010

Mark Vermeulen drives through the off side, Matabeleland Tuskers v Mountaineers, 4th day, league match, Logan Cup, Bulawayo, September 9, 2010

Mark Vermeulen drives through the off side

© Zimbabwe Cricket

Nov 2, 2009

Mark Vermeulen is all concentration at batting practice, Chittagong, November 2, 2009

Mark Vermeulen is all concentration at batting practice

© Bangladesh Cricket Board

Oct 2006

Mark Vermeulen leaves the High Court in Harare, October 2006

Mark Vermeulen leaves the High Court in Harare

© AFP

Tour Results
England v India at Cardiff - Sep 16, 2011
England won by 6 wickets (with 10 balls remaining) (D/L method)
England v India at Lord's - Sep 11, 2011
Match tied (D/L method)
England v India at The Oval - Sep 9, 2011
England won by 3 wickets (with 7 balls remaining) (D/L method)
England v India at Southampton - Sep 6, 2011
England won by 7 wickets (with 5 balls remaining)
England v India at Chester-le-Street - Sep 3, 2011
No result
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