Alfonso Thomas      

Full name Alfonso Clive Thomas

Born February 9, 1977, Cape Town, Cape Province

Current age 37 years 166 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 153 212 43 4021 119* 23.79 2 14 37 0
List A 156 76 35 586 28* 14.29 0 0 33 0
Twenty20 213 68 34 407 30* 11.97 381 106.82 0 0 40 7 64 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 153 27590 13269 505 7/54 26.27 2.88 54.6 24 2
List A 156 6529 5572 206 4/18 4/18 27.04 5.12 31.6 7 0 0
Twenty20 213 202 4322 5340 248 5/24 5/24 21.53 7.41 17.4 3 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 Northamptonshire v Somerset at Northampton, Jul 12-15, 2014 scorecard
List A debut 2000/01
Last List A Nottinghamshire v Somerset at Nottingham, Sep 9, 2013 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Titans v Lions at Centurion, Apr 8, 2004 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Kent v Somerset at Canterbury, Jul 18, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1/43 Somerset v Kent Canterbury 18 Jul 2014 T20
3*, 1/16 Somerset v Surrey The Oval 16 Jul 2014 T20
16*, 2/38, 0, 2/78 Somerset v Northants Northampton 12 Jul 2014 FC
12*, 3/34 Somerset v Gloucs Taunton 11 Jul 2014 T20
2/61, 19*, 1/53 Somerset v Middlesex Uxbridge 7 Jul 2014 FC
2/10 Somerset v Hampshire Southampton 6 Jul 2014 T20
- Somerset v Glamorgan Cardiff 4 Jul 2014 T20
3/34, 54, 3/35 Somerset v Lancashire Taunton 29 Jun 2014 FC
0/26 Somerset v Middlesex The Oval 18 Jun 2014 T20
1/17 Somerset v Sussex Arundel 15 Jun 2014 T20
Profile

Cape Town-born Alfonso Thomas has enjoyed a successful career for over a decade in domestic cricket with his bustling seamers, first with North-West and Northerns in his home country before becoming a Kolpak player with Somerset in 2008. He is a fine one-day bowler and earned his sole international cap in a Twenty20 for South Africa in 2007. He has also played for a number of sides in many of the world's T20 leagues.

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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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Jun 10, 2014

Alfonso Thomas is congratulated on his hat-trick, Somerset v Sussex, County Championship, Division One, Taunton, 3rd day, June 10, 2014

Alfonso Thomas is congratulated on his hat-trick

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Jun 10, 2014

Alfonso Thomas celebrates his fourth wicket in four balls, Somerset v Sussex, County Championship, Division One, Taunton, 3rd day, June 10, 2014

Alfonso Thomas celebrates his fourth wicket in four balls

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Country Fixtures Country Results
2nd Test: Sri Lanka v South Africa at Colombo (SSC) - Jul 24-28
Sri Lanka 421 South Africa 98/3
India A v Sth Africa A at Darwin
Jul 26, 2014 (10:00 local | 00:30 GMT | 20:30 EDT | 19:30 CDT | 17:30 PDT)
Australia A v Sth Africa A at Darwin
Jul 29, 2014 (10:00 local | 00:30 GMT | 20:30 EDT | 19:30 CDT | 17:30 PDT)
NPS v Sth Africa A at Darwin
Jul 31, 2014 (10:00 local | 00:30 GMT | 20:30 EDT | 19:30 CDT | 17:30 PDT)
1st Youth Test: England U19 v S Africa U19 at Cambridge
Aug 1-4, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
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