Simon Harmer      

Full name Simon Ross Harmer

Born February 10, 1989, Pretoria, Transvaal

Current age 29 years 9 days

Major teams South Africa, Border, Eastern Province, South Africa A, South African Universities, Warriors

Playing role Allrounder

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Simon Ross Harmer
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests Insights on test 5 6 1 58 13 11.60 174 33.33 0 0 5 0 1 0
First-class 106 162 34 3216 100* 25.12 6731 47.77 1 19 366 31 100 0
List A 68 57 16 859 44* 20.95 879 97.72 0 0 67 19 46 0
T20s Insights on t20 54 32 14 465 43 25.83 358 129.88 0 0 36 14 17 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests Insights on test 5 8 1148 588 20 4/61 7/153 29.40 3.07 57.4 3 0 0
First-class 106 187 24988 12585 421 9/95 14/128 29.89 3.02 59.3 20 18 4
List A 68 66 3234 2723 67 4/42 4/42 40.64 5.05 48.2 1 0 0
T20s Insights on t20 54 51 1040 1266 34 3/28 3/28 37.23 7.30 30.5 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut South Africa v West Indies at Cape Town, Jan 2-6, 2015 scorecard
Last Test India v South Africa at Nagpur, Nov 25-27, 2015 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class debut Eastern Province v Griqualand West at Port Elizabeth, Nov 5-7, 2009 scorecard
Last First-class Warriors v Dolphins at Port Elizabeth, Feb 15-18, 2018 scorecard
List A debut Eastern Province v Easterns at Port Elizabeth, Feb 6, 2010 scorecard
Last List A Warriors v Titans at East London, Jan 14, 2018 scorecard
T20s debut Eastern Province v Western Province at Port Elizabeth, Nov 6, 2011 scorecard
Last T20s Sussex v Essex at Hove, Aug 18, 2017 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
6/47, 3, 6/101, 36* Warriors v Dolphins Port Elizabeth 15 Feb 2018 FC
27*, 3/46, 2, 3/47 Warriors v Lions East London 8 Feb 2018 FC
2/44, 18 Warriors v Titans East London 14 Jan 2018 LA
34*, 1/69 Warriors v Lions East London 11 Jan 2018 LA
17, 1/41 Warriors v Knights Kimberley 9 Jan 2018 LA
1/51, 0 Warriors v Titans Benoni 7 Jan 2018 LA
0/35, 27 Warriors v Dolphins Port Elizabeth 5 Jan 2018 LA
0, 2/118 Warriors v Knights Kimberley 23 Oct 2017 FC
0, 2/148 Warriors v Cape Cobras Cape Town 16 Oct 2017 FC
4/99, 13, 4/84, 8 Warriors v Titans Benoni 6 Oct 2017 FC
Profile

At 27, Simon Harmer decided that his future in international cricket was blocked in South Africa and opted to change direction. He decided to sign a Kolpak deal with Essex, aware of the bad grace it would attract in his home country but aware, too, that he was not even being selected in the South Africa A side and that domestic cricket only had limited value.

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Jun 29, 2017

Essex celebrate Simon Harmer's ninth wicket - and a dramatic victory, Essex v Middlesex, County Championship, Division One, Chelmsford, 4th day, June 29, 2017

Essex celebrate Simon Harmer's ninth wicket - and a dramatic victory

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Jun 29, 2017

Simon Harmer continued his prolific wicket-taking form, Essex v Middlesex, County Championship, Division One, Chelmsford, 4th day, June 29, 2017

Simon Harmer continued his prolific wicket-taking form

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Jun 29, 2017

Simon Harmer struck early on the final day, Essex v Middlesex, County Championship, Division One, Chelmsford, 4th day, June 29, 2017

Simon Harmer struck early on the final day

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