Simon Harmer      

Full name Simon Ross Harmer

Born February 10, 1989, Pretoria, Transvaal

Current age 28 years 304 days

Major teams South Africa, Border, Eastern Province, South Africa A, South African Universities, Warriors

Playing role Allrounder

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Simon Ross Harmer
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests Insights on test 5 6 1 58 13 11.60 174 33.33 0 0 5 0 1 0
First-class 104 158 32 3148 100* 24.98 6574 47.88 1 19 359 30 97 0
List A 63 52 15 763 44* 20.62 770 99.09 0 0 58 16 41 0
T20s Insights on t20 54 32 14 465 43 25.83 358 129.88 0 0 36 14 17 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests Insights on test 5 8 1148 588 20 4/61 7/153 29.40 3.07 57.4 3 0 0
First-class 104 183 24366 12344 403 9/95 14/128 30.63 3.03 60.4 20 16 3
List A 63 61 2952 2483 62 4/42 4/42 40.04 5.04 47.6 1 0 0
T20s Insights on t20 54 51 1040 1266 34 3/28 3/28 37.23 7.30 30.5 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut South Africa v West Indies at Cape Town, Jan 2-6, 2015 scorecard
Last Test India v South Africa at Nagpur, Nov 25-27, 2015 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class debut Eastern Province v Griqualand West at Port Elizabeth, Nov 5-7, 2009 scorecard
Last First-class Knights v Warriors at Kimberley, Oct 23-26, 2017 scorecard
List A debut Eastern Province v Easterns at Port Elizabeth, Feb 6, 2010 scorecard
Last List A Essex v Nottinghamshire at Chelmsford, Jun 16, 2017 scorecard
T20s debut Eastern Province v Western Province at Port Elizabeth, Nov 6, 2011 scorecard
Last T20s Sussex v Essex at Hove, Aug 18, 2017 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0, 2/118 Warriors v Knights Kimberley 23 Oct 2017 FC
0, 2/148 Warriors v Cape Cobras Cape Town 16 Oct 2017 FC
4/99, 13, 4/84, 8 Warriors v Titans Benoni 6 Oct 2017 FC
64, 3/36, 58*, 2/7 Essex v Yorkshire Chelmsford 25 Sep 2017 FC
3/47, 4, 8, 1/20 Essex v Hampshire Southampton 19 Sep 2017 FC
4/47, 24, 4/25 Essex v Warwickshire Birmingham 12 Sep 2017 FC
2/81, 11 Essex v Lancashire Manchester 5 Sep 2017 FC
12, 2/42, 2, 3/29 Essex v Somerset Chelmsford 28 Aug 2017 FC
1/26, 21 Essex v Sussex Hove 18 Aug 2017 T20
0/23 Essex v Kent Chelmsford 17 Aug 2017 T20
Profile

At 27, Simon Harmer decided that his future in international cricket was blocked in South Africa and opted to change direction. He decided to sign a Kolpak deal with Essex, aware of the bad grace it would attract in his home country but aware, too, that he was not even being selected in the South Africa A side and that domestic cricket only had limited value.

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Jun 29, 2017

Essex celebrate Simon Harmer's ninth wicket - and a dramatic victory, Essex v Middlesex, County Championship, Division One, Chelmsford, 4th day, June 29, 2017

Essex celebrate Simon Harmer's ninth wicket - and a dramatic victory

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Jun 29, 2017

Simon Harmer continued his prolific wicket-taking form, Essex v Middlesex, County Championship, Division One, Chelmsford, 4th day, June 29, 2017

Simon Harmer continued his prolific wicket-taking form

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Jun 29, 2017

Simon Harmer struck early on the final day, Essex v Middlesex, County Championship, Division One, Chelmsford, 4th day, June 29, 2017

Simon Harmer struck early on the final day

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