Francois Weideman      

Full name Izak Francois Nel Weideman

Born September 19, 1960, Johannesburg, Transvaal

Died June 4, 2001, Maraisburg, Gauteng (aged 40 years 258 days)

Major teams Northern Transvaal, Transvaal

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 40 55 12 662 47* 15.39 0 0 18 0
List A 30 17 6 134 60* 12.18 0 1 9 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 40 6432 3017 135 6/43 22.34 2.81 47.6 2 0
List A 30 1448 892 26 3/46 3/46 34.30 3.69 55.6 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1980/81 - 1986/87
List A span 1981/82 - 1986/87
Profile

Izak Francois Nel Weideman was killed in a robbery attempt at the Maraishurg golf course in Johannesburg, where he worked as a green-keeper, on June 4. He was 40 years old. Francois, as he was known, represented Transvaal and Northern Transvaal as a medium-fast bowler and aggressive lower-order batsman from 1980-87. He also gained SA Universities colours while studying at Rand Afrikaans University.
Michael Owen-Smith, The Cricketer

Country Fixtures Country Results
Dolphins v Cape Cobras at Pietermaritzburg - Mar 26-29
Cape Cobras 597 Dolphins 245 & 163/5 (f/o)
Lions v Warriors at Johannesburg - Mar 26-29
Warriors 200 Lions 319/7
Titans v Knights at Centurion - Mar 26-29
Titans 452/9d Knights 194/7
TBA v Sth Africans at Fatullah
Jul 3, 2015 (01:18 EDT | 00:18 CDT | 22:18 PDT -1d)
1st T20I: Bangladesh v South Africa at Dhaka
Jul 5, 2015 (01:18 EDT | 00:18 CDT | 22:18 PDT -1d)
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