Geoffrey Toyana      

Full name Geoffrey Toyana

Born February 27, 1974, Soweto, Transvaal

Current age 40 years 152 days

Major teams Easterns, Gauteng, Titans, Transvaal

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Education Orlando High School

Geoffrey Toyana
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 84 135 11 3037 113 24.49 1 18 55 0
List A 71 58 12 872 87* 18.95 0 3 11 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 84 872 451 8 2/75 2/75 56.37 3.10 109.0 0 0 0
List A 71 364 285 14 3/23 3/23 20.35 4.69 26.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut 1995/96
Last First-class Easterns v Gauteng at Benoni, Feb 21-23, 2008 scorecard
List A debut 1997/98
Last List A Western Province v Easterns at Cape Town, Feb 26, 2011 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
62 Easterns v W Province Cape Town 26 Feb 2011 LA
20 Easterns v Gauteng Benoni 24 Feb 2008 LA
0/50, 25, 1/4, 5 Easterns v Gauteng Benoni 21 Feb 2008 FC
- Easterns v Griq West Kimberley 10 Feb 2008 LA
0, 21 Easterns v Griq West Kimberley 7 Feb 2008 FC
2 Easterns v Northerns Benoni 3 Feb 2008 LA
3, 0/25, 2 Easterns v Northerns Benoni 31 Jan 2008 FC
6, 0/23 Easterns v Namibia Benoni 18 Nov 2007 LA
44, 1/20 Easterns v Namibia Benoni 15 Nov 2007 FC
2/13, 12 Easterns v Free State Bloemfontein 11 Nov 2007 LA
Profile

A product of the storied Soweto Cricket Club, Geoffrey Toyana was a prolific left-hander whose pull shot became the stuff of legend. He was classed as a development player which had benefits such as the opportunity to work on the MCC groundstaff in 1995 and drawbacks like the stigma surrounding being placed in that category. He played for Gauteng for several seasons with an average in the upper-20s, but only blossomed after moving to Easterns.

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Apr 7, 2013

Lions captain Alviro Petersen and coach Geoff Toyana hold the Twenty20 trophy, Lions v Titans, Ram Slam T20 Challenge final, Johannesburg, April 7, 2013

Lions captain Alviro Petersen and coach Geoff Toyana hold the Twenty20 trophy

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Apr 7, 2013

Fans congratulate Lions coach Geoff Toyana on the Twenty20 title win, Lions v Titans, Ram Slam T20 Challenge final, Johannesburg, April 7, 2013

Fans congratulate Lions coach Geoff Toyana on the Twenty20 title win

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Nov 29, 2004

Gerald Dros and Geoffrey Toyana celebrate victory, Titans v Dolphins, Standard Bank Cup, Willowmoore Park, November 28, 2004

Gerald Dros and Geoffrey Toyana celebrate victory

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Notes

Junior Representative Cricket: Tvl Nuff 1992-93

Country Fixtures Country Results
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)
1st unofficial Test: Australia A v Sth Africa A at Townsville
Aug 7-10, 2014 (09:30 local | 23:30 GMT | 19:30 EDT | 18:30 CDT | 16:30 PDT)
2nd Youth Test: England U19 v S Africa U19 at Northampton
Aug 7-10, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Only Test: Zimbabwe v South Africa at Harare
Aug 9-13, 2014 (10:00 local | 08:00 GMT | 04:00 EDT | 03:00 CDT | 01:00 PDT)
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