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Matthew Kleinveldt      

Full name Matthew Caleb Kleinveldt

Born August 10, 1989, Southampton, Hampshire

Current age 27 years 167 days

Major teams Essex 2nd XI, Hampshire 2nd XI, Sussex 2nd XI, Western Province

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Relation Father - J Kleinveldt, Brother - GR Kleinveldt, Cousin - RK Kleinveldt

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 76 127 7 4196 173 34.96 8678 48.35 7 24 584 23 35 0
List A 33 33 1 620 101* 19.37 1063 58.32 1 2 74 7 6 0
Twenty20 16 15 2 180 34 13.84 199 90.45 0 0 16 4 4 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 76 60 3591 2037 67 3/6 5/41 30.40 3.40 53.5 0 0 0
List A 33 19 807 610 22 5/23 5/23 27.72 4.53 36.6 0 1 0
Twenty20 16 9 126 137 4 1/12 1/12 34.25 6.52 31.5 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Western Province v Eastern Province at Cape Town, Oct 21-23, 2010 scorecard
Last First-class KwaZulu-Natal v Western Province at Durban, Jan 19-21, 2017 scorecard
List A debut Northerns v Western Province at Pretoria, Feb 6, 2011 scorecard
Last List A KwaZulu-Natal v Western Province at Durban, Jan 22, 2017 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Western Province v KwaZulu-Natal at Cape Town, Oct 2, 2011 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Western Province v North West at Pietermaritzburg, Sep 4, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
27, 0/19 W Province v KZ-Natal Durban 22 Jan 2017 LA
55, 2/42, 3 W Province v KZ-Natal Durban 19 Jan 2017 FC
111* W Province v Northerns Centurion 6 Jan 2017 FC
0/32, 17 W Province v North West Cape Town 18 Dec 2016 LA
46, 3/49, 1/87 W Province v North West Cape Town 15 Dec 2016 FC
0/61, 7 W Province v Northern Cpe Cape Town 6 Nov 2016 LA
2/45, 24, 2/87, 5 W Province v Northern Cpe Cape Town 3 Nov 2016 FC
40, 1/39 W Province v Boland Paarl 30 Oct 2016 LA
1/35, 8, 3/65 W Province v Boland Paarl 27 Oct 2016 FC
47, 54 Cape Cobras v Knights Bloemfontein 11 Oct 2016 FC
Profile

Matthew Kleinveldt is from a cricketing family, with a father, John, that took 44 wickets at 16.63 in first-class cricket but found his chances limited in the Apartheid-era. His cousin Rory went on to play for South Africa and uncle Gary good enough to play for Hampshire Second XI - which is where Matthew began his career, having been born in Southampton and schooled in England. He made several appearances for Hampshire, Essex and Sussex Second XIs and was offered a contract by Hampshire but was unable to take it up due to visa regulations.

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Tour Results
New Zealand v England at Napier - Mar 22-26, 2008
England won by 121 runs
New Zealand v England at Wellington - Mar 13-17, 2008
England won by 126 runs
New Zealand v England at Hamilton - Mar 5-9, 2008
New Zealand won by 189 runs
Major Association XI v England XI at Dunedin - Feb 28-Mar 1, 2008
Match drawn
NZ Invit. XI v England XI at Dunedin - Feb 25-26, 2008
Match drawn
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