Lungi Ngidi      

Full name Lungisani Ngidi

Born March 29, 1996, Durban, Natal

Current age 22 years 116 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 4 7 3 15 5 3.75 35 42.85 0 0 3 0 2 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 13 15 8 36 12* 5.14 85 42.35 0 0 5 0 7 0
List A 24 11 7 44 17* 11.00 49 89.79 0 0 6 0 5 0
T20s Insights on t20 46 3 3 4 2* - 4 100.00 0 0 0 0 9 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests Insights on test 4 8 619 293 15 6/39 7/90 19.53 2.84 41.2 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 13 25 1826 927 46 6/37 9/82 20.15 3.04 39.6 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 46 45 848 991 54 4/10 4/10 18.35 7.01 15.7 3 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut South Africa v India at Centurion, Jan 13-17, 2018 scorecard
Last Test Sri Lanka v South Africa at Colombo (SSC), Jul 20-23, 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 Sri Lanka v South Africa at Colombo (SSC), Jul 20-23, 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 Chennai Super Kings v Sunrisers Hyderabad at Mumbai, May 27, 2018 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/54, 0*, 1/9, 4* South Africa v Sri Lanka Colombo (SSC) 20 Jul 2018 Test # 2313 Insights on
1/52 Sth Africans v SL Board XI Colombo (PSS) 7 Jul 2018 Other
1/26 Super Kings v Sunrisers Mumbai 27 May 2018 T20
1/20 Super Kings v Sunrisers Mumbai 22 May 2018 T20
4/10 Super Kings v Kings XI Pune 20 May 2018 T20
2/14 Super Kings v Daredevils Delhi 18 May 2018 T20
1/24 Super Kings v RCB Pune 5 May 2018 T20
1/36 Super Kings v KKR Kolkata 3 May 2018 T20
1/26 Super Kings v Daredevils Pune 30 Apr 2018 T20
3/51, 5, 2/24 South Africa v Australia Port Elizabeth 9 Mar 2018 Test # 2298 Insights on
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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May 29, 2018

Graphic: Rookie wristspinner Mayank Markande was among the biggest surprise packages in IPL 2018. Multiples for players who played seven games and above, May 29, 2018

Graphic: Rookie wristspinner Mayank Markande was among the biggest surprise packages in IPL 2018. Multiples for players who played seven games and above.

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May 28, 2018

Graphic: Lungi Ngidi's pace and control in the Powerplay turned games around for Chennai Super Kings

Graphic: Lungi Ngidi's pace and control in the Powerplay turned games around for Chennai Super Kings

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May 20, 2018

Lungi Ngidi leaps after dismissing KL Rahul, Chennai Super Kings v Kings XI Punjab, IPL 2018, Pune, May 20, 2018

Lungi Ngidi leaps after dismissing KL Rahul

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