Lungi Ngidi      

Full name Lungisani Ngidi

Born March 29, 1996, Durban, Natal

Current age 22 years 24 days

Major teams South Africa, Chennai Super Kings, KwaZulu-Natal Inland Under-19s, Northerns, South Africa Under-19s, Titans

Playing role Bowler

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast

Lungisani Ngidi
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests Insights on test 3 5 1 11 5 2.75 29 37.93 0 0 2 0 1 0
ODIs Insights on odi 4 3 2 10 6 10.00 9 111.11 0 0 2 0 1 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 3 1 1 2 2* - 3 66.66 0 0 0 0 0 0
First-class 12 13 6 32 12* 4.57 79 40.50 0 0 4 0 6 0
List A 24 11 7 44 17* 11.00 49 89.79 0 0 6 0 5 0
T20s Insights on t20 39 3 3 4 2* - 4 100.00 0 0 0 0 8 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests Insights on test 3 6 479 230 14 6/39 7/90 16.42 2.88 34.2 0 1 0
ODIs Insights on odi 4 4 198 204 8 4/51 4/51 25.50 6.18 24.7 1 0 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 3 3 48 44 6 4/19 4/19 7.33 5.50 8.0 1 0 0
First-class 12 23 1686 864 45 6/37 9/82 19.20 3.07 37.4 1 4 0
List A 24 23 990 915 26 4/51 4/51 35.19 5.54 38.0 1 0 0
T20s Insights on t20 39 38 692 835 43 4/14 4/14 19.41 7.23 16.0 2 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut South Africa v India at Centurion, Jan 13-17, 2018 scorecard
Last Test South Africa v Australia at Port Elizabeth, Mar 9-12, 2018 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut South Africa v India at Cape Town, Feb 7, 2018 scorecard
Last ODI South Africa v India at Centurion, Feb 16, 2018 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut South Africa v Sri Lanka at Centurion, Jan 20, 2017 scorecard
Last T20I South Africa v Sri Lanka at Cape Town, Jan 25, 2017 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Northerns v Border at Centurion, Jan 5-7, 2016 scorecard
Last First-class South Africa v Australia at Port Elizabeth, Mar 9-12, 2018 scorecard
List A debut Northerns v Border at Centurion, Jan 8, 2016 scorecard
Last List A South Africa v India at Centurion, Feb 16, 2018 scorecard
T20s debut Northerns v Zimbabwe President's XI at Benoni, Sep 5, 2015 scorecard
Last T20s Titans v Dolphins at Centurion, Dec 16, 2017 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
3/51, 5, 2/24 South Africa v Australia Port Elizabeth 9 Mar 2018 Test # 2298 Insights on
0*, 2/54 South Africa v India Centurion 16 Feb 2018 ODI # 3978 Insights on
4/51, 4* South Africa v India Port Elizabeth 13 Feb 2018 ODI # 3976 Insights on
2/52 South Africa v India Johannesburg 10 Feb 2018 ODI # 3973 Insights on
0/47, 6 South Africa v India Cape Town 7 Feb 2018 ODI # 3971 Insights on
1/27, 0, 1/38, 4 South Africa v India Johannesburg 24 Jan 2018 Test # 2294 Insights on
1*, 1/51, 1, 6/39 South Africa v India Centurion 13 Jan 2018 Test # 2293 Insights on
1/28 Titans v Warriors Benoni 7 Jan 2018 LA
17*, 1/27 Titans v Cape Cobras Centurion 5 Jan 2018 LA
0*, 0/52 Titans v Lions Johannesburg 3 Jan 2018 LA
Profile

A tall, imposing paceman, Lungi Ngidi can reach speeds in the 140s kph and is as comfortable opening the bowling as he is at the death, making him one of South Africa's most promising prospects. Ngidi was schooled at Kwa-Zulu Natal's Hilton College and was involved at every provincial age-group level from Under-13 upwards.

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Mar 12, 2018

Lungi Ngidi celebrates Nathan Lyon' s wicket, South Africa v Australia, 2nd Test, Port Elizabeth, 4th day, March 12, 2018

Lungi Ngidi celebrates Nathan Lyon' s wicket

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Mar 11, 2018

Lungi Ngidi sends one down, South Africa v Australia, 2nd Test, 3rd day, Port Elizabeth, March 11, 2018

Lungi Ngidi sends one down

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Mar 11, 2018

Lungi Ngidi cops a blow on his right shoulder, South Africa v Australia, 2nd Test, 3rd day, Port Elizabeth, March 11, 2018

Lungi Ngidi cops a blow on his right shoulder

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