Temba Bavuma      

Full name Temba Bavuma

Born May 17, 1990, Cape Town, Cape Province

Current age 26 years 106 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 11 15 3 477 102* 39.75 1050 45.42 1 2 64 2 5 0
First-class 94 153 22 5045 162 38.51 9922 50.84 12 22 627 27 46 0
List A 69 59 7 1390 108* 26.73 1737 80.02 1 5 101 15 15 0
Twenty20 28 22 6 515 70 32.18 412 125.00 0 3 47 10 12 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 11 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 94 12 200 137 4 2/34 2/34 34.25 4.11 50.0 0 0 0
List A 69 1 3 4 0 - - - 8.00 - 0 0 0
Twenty20 28 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
Test debut South Africa v West Indies at Port Elizabeth, Dec 26-30, 2014 scorecard
Last Test South Africa v New Zealand at Centurion, Aug 27-30, 2016 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class debut Eastern Province v Gauteng at Port Elizabeth, Oct 2-4, 2008 scorecard
Last First-class South Africa v New Zealand at Centurion, Aug 27-30, 2016 scorecard
List A debut Eastern Province v Gauteng at Port Elizabeth, Oct 5, 2008 scorecard
Last List A Cape Cobras v Lions at Cape Town, Feb 28, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Griqualand West v Gauteng at Kimberley, Oct 2, 2011 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Gauteng v Kenya at Bloemfontein, Sep 26, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
8, 40* South Africa v New Zealand Centurion 27 Aug 2016 Test # 2220
46 South Africa v New Zealand Durban 19 Aug 2016 Test # 2219
20, 4 Sth Africa A v Australia A Townsville 6 Aug 2016 FC
21, 6 Sth Africa A v Australia A Brisbane 30 Jul 2016 FC
27, 0/5 Lions v Titans Centurion 31 Mar 2016 FC
94 Lions v Dolphins Pietermaritzburg 18 Mar 2016 FC
28*, 0/1, 20 Lions v Knights Johannesburg 10 Mar 2016 FC
5, 1/13 Lions v Cape Cobras Potchefstroom 3 Mar 2016 FC
3* Lions v Cape Cobras Cape Town 28 Feb 2016 LA
- Lions v Titans Centurion 17 Feb 2016 LA
Profile

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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Aug 30, 2016

Temba Bavuma gets out of the way of a bouncer, South Africa v New Zealand, 2nd Test, Centurion, 4th day, August 30, 2016

Temba Bavuma gets out of the way of a bouncer

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Aug 29, 2016

Temba Bavuma tries to put a short ball away, South Africa v New Zealand, 2nd Test, Centurion, 3rd day, August 29, 2016

Temba Bavuma tries to put a short ball away

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Aug 19, 2016

Temba Bavuma works one through the off side, South Africa v New Zealand, 1st Test, Durban, 1st day, August 19, 2016

Temba Bavuma works one through the off side

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Country Fixtures Country Results
NPS v Sth Africa A at Mackay - Aug 31
NPS 287/7 Sth Africa A 214/5 (37/50 ov)
W Province v Namibia at Pietermaritzburg
Sep 2, 2016 (09:45 local | 07:45 GMT | 03:45 EDT | 02:45 CDT | 00:45 PDT)
KZN-Inland v North West at Pietermaritzburg
Sep 2, 2016 (13:15 local | 11:15 GMT | 07:15 EDT | 06:15 CDT | 04:15 PDT)
3rd Place play-off: NPS v Sth Africa A at Mackay
Sep 3, 2016 (09:30 local | 23:30 GMT -1d | 19:30 EDT -1d | 18:30 CDT -1d | 16:30 PDT -1d)
North West v Namibia at Pietermaritzburg
Sep 3, 2016 (09:45 local | 07:45 GMT | 03:45 EDT | 02:45 CDT | 00:45 PDT)
KZN-Inland v W Province at Pietermaritzburg
Sep 3, 2016 (13:15 local | 11:15 GMT | 07:15 EDT | 06:15 CDT | 04:15 PDT)
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