Alfonso Thomas      

Full name Alfonso Clive Thomas

Born February 9, 1977, Cape Town, Cape Province

Current age 38 years 113 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 159 221 46 4067 119* 23.24 2 14 38 0
List A 164 80 38 673 49* 16.02 0 0 35 0
Twenty20 217 68 34 407 30* 11.97 381 106.82 0 0 40 7 65 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 159 28766 13905 525 7/54 26.48 2.90 54.7 24 2
List A 164 6961 6041 216 4/18 4/18 27.96 5.20 32.2 7 0 0
Twenty20 217 206 4394 5459 256 5/24 5/24 21.32 7.45 17.1 4 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 Somerset v Yorkshire at Taunton, May 24-27, 2015 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 Kent at Taunton, May 31, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
3/46 Somerset v Kent Taunton 31 May 2015 T20
4/37 Somerset v Essex Chelmsford 29 May 2015 T20
2/90, 4, 1/57 Somerset v Yorkshire Taunton 24 May 2015 FC
1/29 Somerset v Sussex Taunton 22 May 2015 T20
12*, 4/81, 0 Somerset v Worcs Worcester 3 May 2015 FC
0*, 2/29 Smrst 2nd XI v Glouc 2nd XI Bristol 27 Apr 2015 Other T20
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
Profile

Despite an international career lasting only a few hours, Alfonso Thomas earned a reputation as one of the best death bowlers in world cricket.

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May 4, 2015

Alfonso Thomas couldn't add to his wickets in the first half of the second day, Worcestershire v Somerset, County Championship Division One, New Road, 2nd day, May 4, 2015

Alfonso Thomas couldn't add to his wickets in the first half of the second day

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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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Tour Results
India v England at Kolkata - Oct 29, 2011
England won by 6 wickets (with 8 balls remaining)
India v England at Kolkata - Oct 25, 2011
India won by 95 runs
India v England at Mumbai - Oct 23, 2011
India won by 6 wickets (with 59 balls remaining)
India v England at Mohali - Oct 20, 2011
India won by 5 wickets (with 4 balls remaining)
India v England at Delhi - Oct 17, 2011
India won by 8 wickets (with 80 balls remaining)
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