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Gulam Bodi      

Full name Gulam Hussain Bodi

Born January 4, 1979, Hathuran, India

Current age 36 years 241 days

Major teams South Africa, Africa XI, Delhi Daredevils, Easterns, Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal, Lions, Titans, Transvaal

Nickname Bods

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm chinaman

Education Azaadville Secondary

Gulam Hussain Bodi
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
ODIs 2 2 0 83 51 41.50 132 62.87 0 1 9 1 1 0
T20Is 1 1 0 8 8 8.00 25 32.00 0 0 0 0 0 0
First-class 108 169 15 5001 160* 32.47 9 22 51 0
List A 144 134 8 4105 153 32.57 6 27 35 0
Twenty20 88 76 6 1887 98* 26.95 1706 110.60 0 12 188 61 26 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 2 1 6 8 0 - - - 8.00 - 0 0 0
T20Is 1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 108 4097 2649 61 6/63 43.42 3.87 67.1 2 0
List A 144 1506 1309 41 5/46 5/46 31.92 5.21 36.7 1 1 0
Twenty20 88 1 6 6 1 1/6 1/6 6.00 6.00 6.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
ODI debut Zimbabwe v South Africa at Bulawayo, Aug 22, 2007 scorecard
Last ODI Zimbabwe v South Africa at Harare, Aug 26, 2007 scorecard
ODI statistics
Only T20I South Africa v West Indies at Port Elizabeth, Dec 16, 2007 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut 1996/97
Last First-class Titans v Lions at Benoni, Jan 15-18, 2015 scorecard
List A debut 1999/00
Last List A Lions v Cape Cobras at Johannesburg, Jan 24, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Titans v Lions at Centurion, Apr 8, 2004 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Titans v Lions at Benoni, Jan 26, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
54 Lions v Cape Cobras Johannesburg 24 Jan 2015 LA
1, 0/19 Lions v Titans Benoni 15 Jan 2015 FC
9 Lions v Cape Cobras Potchefstroom 8 Jan 2015 FC
44 Lions v Titans Dobsonville 22 Aug 2014 Other OD
0 Lions v Titans Benoni 26 Jan 2014 T20
- Lions v Knights Potchefstroom 24 Jan 2014 T20
9 Lions v Dolphins Durban 22 Jan 2014 T20
78 Lions v Warriors East London 19 Jan 2014 T20
36 Lions v Titans Potchefstroom 17 Jan 2014 T20
9 Lions v Cape Cobras Paarl 15 Jan 2014 T20
Profile

Gulam Bodi was born in India but emigrated to South Africa as a teenager and went on to represent SA Schools and played for the Under-19 side in the World Cup. He came close to a national call-up as well - he was summoned to the West Indies but broke a finger - but then slipped from the radar. It had been his left-arm chinamen that first caught the eye, but the bowling took a back seat as he concentrated on his batting. The introduction of Pro20 brought a new lease of life to his game and after a successful run in the top order for the Titans he was named in the Twenty20 World Championship squad.
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Oct 28, 2012

Gulam Bodi walks off disappointed after being dismissed in the first over, Lions v Sydney Sixers, final, CLT20, Johannesburg, October 28, 2012

Gulam Bodi walks off disappointed after being dismissed in the first over

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Oct 25, 2012

Gulam Bodi hit a half-century, Delhi Daredevils v Lions, 1st semi-final, Champions League T20, Durban, October 25, 2012

Gulam Bodi hit a half-century

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Oct 18, 2012

Gulam Bodi celebrates his half-century, Lions v Sydney Sixers, Group B, Champions League T20, Cape Town, October 18, 2012

Gulam Bodi celebrates his half-century

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Notes

South Africa Player of the Year 2007

Tour Results
India v England at Dharamsala - Jan 27, 2013
England won by 7 wickets (with 16 balls remaining)
India v England at Mohali - Jan 23, 2013
India won by 5 wickets (with 15 balls remaining)
India v England at Ranchi - Jan 19, 2013
India won by 7 wickets (with 131 balls remaining)
India v England at Kochi - Jan 15, 2013
India won by 127 runs
India v England at Rajkot - Jan 11, 2013
England won by 9 runs
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