Temba Bavuma      

Full name Temba Bavuma

Born May 17, 1990, Cape Town, Cape Province

Current age 27 years 215 days

Major teams South Africa, Gauteng, Gauteng Under-19s, Lions, South Africa A, South Africa Under-19s

Playing role Middle-order batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Temba Bavuma
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests Insights on test 26 41 4 1215 102* 32.83 2671 45.48 1 9 153 3 11 0
ODIs Insights on odi 2 2 0 161 113 80.50 170 94.70 1 0 18 1 1 0
First-class 116 191 26 6166 162 37.36 12222 50.45 12 33 764 30 55 0
List A 78 66 7 1737 113 29.44 2149 80.82 2 6 129 17 17 0
T20s Insights on t20 42 36 6 788 70 26.26 663 118.85 0 3 73 11 17 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests Insights on test 26 4 90 51 1 1/29 1/29 51.00 3.40 90.0 0 0 0
ODIs Insights on odi 2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 116 20 470 301 7 2/34 2/34 43.00 3.84 67.1 0 0 0
List A 78 1 3 4 0 - - - 8.00 - 0 0 0
T20s Insights on t20 42 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
Test debut South Africa v West Indies at Port Elizabeth, Dec 26-30, 2014 scorecard
Last Test South Africa v Bangladesh at Bloemfontein, Oct 6-8, 2017 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut South Africa v Ireland at Benoni, Sep 25, 2016 scorecard
Last ODI South Africa v Bangladesh at East London, Oct 22, 2017 scorecard
ODI statistics
First-class debut Eastern Province v Gauteng at Port Elizabeth, Oct 2-4, 2008 scorecard
Last First-class South Africa v Bangladesh at Bloemfontein, Oct 6-8, 2017 scorecard
List A debut Eastern Province v Gauteng at Port Elizabeth, Oct 5, 2008 scorecard
Last List A South Africa v Bangladesh at East London, Oct 22, 2017 scorecard
T20s debut Griqualand West v Gauteng at Kimberley, Oct 2, 2011 scorecard
Last T20s Warriors v Cape Cobras at East London, Dec 10, 2017 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
6 Cape Cobras v Warriors East London 10 Dec 2017 T20
29 Cape Cobras v Titans Cape Town 8 Dec 2017 T20
46 Cape Cobras v Knights Kimberley 6 Dec 2017 T20
3 Cape Cobras v Dolphins Durban 1 Dec 2017 T20
42 Cape Cobras v Warriors Paarl 29 Nov 2017 T20
6 Cape Cobras v Knights Cape Town 26 Nov 2017 T20
2 Cape Cobras v Lions Paarl 24 Nov 2017 T20
27 Cape Cobras v Titans Centurion 19 Nov 2017 T20
28 Cape Cobras v Lions Johannesburg 17 Nov 2017 T20
6 Cape Cobras v Dolphins Centurion 12 Nov 2017 T20
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From the same street in Langa, a township outside Cape Town, where Thami Tsolekile and Malusi Siboto were raised, came Temba Bavuma. Unlike the wicketkeeper-batsman and medium-pacer, Bavuma is a specialist batsman and the first black African batsman picked in South Africa's Test squad.

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Oct 22, 2017

Temba Bavuma punches with a high elbow, South Africa v Bangladesh, 3rd ODI, East London, October 22, 2017

Temba Bavuma punches with a high elbow

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Oct 7, 2017

Temba Bavuma leaps to his right to hang on at gully, South Africa v Bangladesh, 1st Test, Bloemfontein, 2nd day, October 7, 2017

Temba Bavuma leaps to his right to hang on at gully

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Oct 1, 2017

Temba Bavuma drives to mid-on, South Africa v Bangladesh, 1st Test, Potchefstroom, 4th day, October 1, 2017

Temba Bavuma drives to mid-on

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