Justin Ontong      

Full name Justin Lee Ontong

Born January 4, 1980, Paarl, Cape Province

Current age 34 years 257 days

Major teams South Africa, Africa XI, Boland, Cape Cobras, Lions, South Africa A

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Justin Lee Ontong
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 2 4 1 57 32 19.00 155 36.77 0 0 8 0 1 0
ODIs 28 16 2 184 32 13.14 267 68.91 0 0 18 1 15 0
T20Is 12 9 0 139 48 15.44 97 143.29 0 0 4 10 6 0
First-class 165 264 21 9841 166 40.49 22 57 116 0
List A 224 190 26 4667 122* 28.45 1 31 86 0
Twenty20 99 85 16 1469 59* 21.28 1217 120.70 0 3 93 50 40 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 2 3 185 133 1 1/79 1/123 133.00 4.31 185.0 0 0 0
ODIs 28 16 538 396 9 3/30 3/30 44.00 4.41 59.7 0 0 0
T20Is 12 3 30 66 1 1/25 1/25 66.00 13.20 30.0 0 0 0
First-class 165 10166 5325 125 5/62 42.60 3.14 81.3 1 0
List A 224 3864 3054 71 3/29 3/29 43.01 4.74 54.4 0 0 0
Twenty20 99 50 582 818 27 3/27 3/27 30.29 8.43 21.5 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut Australia v South Africa at Sydney, Jan 2-5, 2002 scorecard
Last Test India v South Africa at Kolkata, Nov 28-Dec 2, 2004 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut West Indies v South Africa at Kingston, Apr 28, 2001 scorecard
Last ODI England v South Africa at Nottingham, Sep 5, 2012 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut South Africa v West Indies at Johannesburg, Jan 18, 2008 scorecard
Last T20I South Africa v Pakistan at Centurion, Mar 3, 2013 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut 1997/98
Last First-class Australia A v South Africa A at Townsville, Aug 14-17, 2014 scorecard
List A debut 1998/99
Last List A National Performance Squad v South Africa A at Darwin, Jul 31, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Titans v Lions at Centurion, Apr 8, 2004 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Cape Cobras v Dolphins at Cape Town, Feb 9, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
86 Sth Africa A v Australia A Townsville 14 Aug 2014 FC
6, 0/1 Sth Africa A v Australia A Townsville 7 Aug 2014 FC
40, 0/9 Sth Africa A v NPS Darwin 31 Jul 2014 LA
0/20, 37 Sth Africa A v Australia A Darwin 29 Jul 2014 LA
7, 2/32 Sth Africa A v India A Darwin 26 Jul 2014 LA
2, 0/14 Sth Africa A v Australia A Darwin 24 Jul 2014 LA
48 Sth Africa A v India A Darwin 22 Jul 2014 LA
4 Sth Africa A v NPS Palmerston 20 Jul 2014 LA
119, 0/0, 0/1 Cape Cobras v Lions Johannesburg 3 Apr 2014 FC
7, 54, 0/4 Cape Cobras v Warriors Cape Town 27 Mar 2014 FC
Profile

Justin Ontong started off as a batsman, but then also added offbreaks, quicker balls and wrong'uns to make himself a more useful cricketer. Adept in any position in the batting order, Ontong is a fighting cricketer who can play pace and spin, a committed fielder and a handy spin bowler.

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Aug 9, 2013

Justin Ontong in his delivery stride, South Africa A v India A, tri-series, Pretoria, August 9, 2013

Justin Ontong in his delivery stride

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Mar 3, 2013

Ahmed Shehzad is run out by Justin Ontong, South Africa v Pakistan, 2nd T20I, Centurion, March 3, 2013

Ahmed Shehzad is run out by Justin Ontong

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Dec 26, 2012

Justin Ontong drives one through cover, South Africa v New Zealand, 3rd T20, Port Elizabeth, December 26, 2012

Justin Ontong drives one through cover

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Country Fixtures Country Results
3rd Match, Group B: Cape Cobras v Northern D at Raipur
Sep 19, 2014 (20:00 local | 14:30 GMT | 10:30 EDT | 09:30 CDT | 07:30 PDT)
4th Match, Group A: Dolphins v Scorchers at Mohali
Sep 20, 2014 (16:00 local | 10:30 GMT | 06:30 EDT | 05:30 CDT | 03:30 PDT)
6th Match, Group B: Cape Cobras v Hurricanes at Hyderabad (Deccan)
Sep 21, 2014 (16:00 local | 10:30 GMT | 06:30 EDT | 05:30 CDT | 03:30 PDT)
8th Match, Group A: Super Kings v Dolphins at Bangalore
Sep 22, 2014 (20:00 local | 14:30 GMT | 10:30 EDT | 09:30 CDT | 07:30 PDT)
Knights v Warriors at Bloemfontein
Sep 25-28, 2014 (10:00 local | 08:00 GMT | 04:00 EDT | 03:00 CDT | 01:00 PDT)
Lions v Titans at Johannesburg
Sep 25-28, 2014 (10:00 local | 08:00 GMT | 04:00 EDT | 03:00 CDT | 01:00 PDT)
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