Temba Bavuma      

Full name Temba Bavuma

Born May 17, 1990, Cape Town, Cape Province

Current age 28 years 8 days

Major teams South Africa, Gauteng, Gauteng Under-19s, Lions, South Africa A, South Africa Under-19s

Playing role Middle-order batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Temba Bavuma
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests Insights on test 29 46 6 1395 102* 34.87 2993 46.60 1 10 176 3 14 0
ODIs Insights on odi 2 2 0 161 113 80.50 170 94.70 1 0 18 1 1 0
First-class 119 196 28 6346 162 37.77 12544 50.58 12 34 787 30 58 0
List A 79 67 7 1802 113 30.03 2223 81.06 2 7 137 17 17 0
T20s Insights on t20 42 36 6 788 70 26.26 663 118.85 0 3 73 11 17 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests Insights on test 29 5 96 61 1 1/29 1/29 61.00 3.81 96.0 0 0 0
ODIs Insights on odi 2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 119 21 476 311 7 2/34 2/34 44.42 3.92 68.0 0 0 0
List A 79 1 3 4 0 - - - 8.00 - 0 0 0
T20s Insights on t20 42 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
Test debut South Africa v West Indies at Port Elizabeth, Dec 26-30, 2014 scorecard
Last Test South Africa v Australia at Johannesburg, Mar 30-Apr 3, 2018 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut South Africa v Ireland at Benoni, Sep 25, 2016 scorecard
Last ODI South Africa v Bangladesh at East London, Oct 22, 2017 scorecard
ODI statistics
First-class debut Eastern Province v Gauteng at Port Elizabeth, Oct 2-4, 2008 scorecard
Last First-class South Africa v Australia at Johannesburg, Mar 30-Apr 3, 2018 scorecard
List A debut Eastern Province v Gauteng at Port Elizabeth, Oct 5, 2008 scorecard
Last List A Cape Cobras v Knights at Cape Town, Jan 17, 2018 scorecard
T20s debut Griqualand West v Gauteng at Kimberley, Oct 2, 2011 scorecard
Last T20s Warriors v Cape Cobras at East London, Dec 10, 2017 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
95*, 35* South Africa v Australia Johannesburg 30 Mar 2018 Test # 2302 Insights on
1, 0/10, 5 South Africa v Australia Cape Town 22 Mar 2018 Test # 2300 Insights on
65 Cape Cobras v Knights Cape Town 17 Jan 2018 LA
44 South Africa v Zimbabwe Port Elizabeth 26 Dec 2017 Test # 2290 Insights on
70 CSA Inv XI v Zimbabweans Paarl 20 Dec 2017 Other
6 Cape Cobras v Warriors East London 10 Dec 2017 T20
29 Cape Cobras v Titans Cape Town 8 Dec 2017 T20
46 Cape Cobras v Knights Kimberley 6 Dec 2017 T20
3 Cape Cobras v Dolphins Durban 1 Dec 2017 T20
42 Cape Cobras v Warriors Paarl 29 Nov 2017 T20
Profile

From the same street in Langa, a township outside Cape Town, where Thami Tsolekile and Malusi Siboto were raised, came Temba Bavuma. Unlike the wicketkeeper-batsman and medium-pacer, Bavuma is a specialist batsman and the first black African batsman picked in South Africa's Test squad.

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Mar 31, 2018

Temba Bavuma acknowledges the crowd after getting to fifty, South Africa v Australia, 4th Test, 2nd day, Johannesburg, March 31, 2018

Temba Bavuma acknowledges the crowd after getting to fifty

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Mar 31, 2018

Temba Bavuma gets away from a bouncer, South Africa v Australia, 4th Test, 2nd day, Johannesburg, March 31, 2018

Temba Bavuma gets away from a bouncer

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Mar 30, 2018

Temba Bavuma calls loudly as he scampers a run, South Africa v Australia, 4th Test, Johannesburg, 1st day, March 30, 2018

Temba Bavuma calls loudly as he scampers a run

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