Full name Jonathan David Vandiar
Born April 25, 1990, Paarl
Current age 26 years 334 days
Major teams Dolphins, KwaZulu-Natal, Lions, Royal Challengers Bangalore, South Africa A, South Africa Under-19s
Playing role Batsman
Batting style Left-hand bat
Bowling style Legbreak
|First-class debut||Warriors v Dolphins at East London, Nov 8-11, 2007 scorecard|
|Last First-class||Titans v Warriors at Benoni, Feb 9-12, 2017 scorecard|
|List A debut||Griqualand West v KwaZulu-Natal at Kimberley, Mar 17, 2007 scorecard|
|Last List A||Titans v Cape Cobras at Centurion, Mar 23, 2017 scorecard|
|Twenty20 debut||Lions v Eagles at Johannesburg, Jan 25, 2009 scorecard|
|Last Twenty20||Titans v Warriors at Centurion, Dec 16, 2016 scorecard|
|Bat & Bowl||Team||Opposition||Ground||Match Date||Scorecard|
|72||Titans||v Cape Cobras||Centurion||23 Mar 2017||LA|
|1||Titans||v Warriors||Benoni||21 Mar 2017||LA|
|4||Titans||v Knights||Kimberley||12 Mar 2017||LA|
|0||Titans||v Knights||Benoni||3 Mar 2017||LA|
|15||Titans||v Lions||Centurion||26 Feb 2017||LA|
|153||Titans||v Cape Cobras||Cape Town||24 Feb 2017||LA|
|51||Titans||v Dolphins||Centurion||17 Feb 2017||LA|
|2, 16||Titans||v Warriors||Benoni||9 Feb 2017||FC|
|16, 0||Titans||v Dolphins||Pietermaritzburg||2 Feb 2017||FC|
|6, 21||Titans||v Cape Cobras||Centurion||26 Jan 2017||FC|
Jonathan Vandiar, a left-hand batsman, is among the most purely talented South African batting prospects of recent times. An attractive middle-order strokeplayer whose repertoire of shots seems to swell with each passing season, he announced himself with an aggressive 103 for South Africa against Bangladesh in an under-19 Test in Potchefstroom in 2006-07. Vandiar has been something of a fixture in South Africa's junior national sides, not least because of his ability to bowl decent legspin. He is also an aggressively athletic fielder in the great South African tradition. Vandiar's career was put on hold by a torn Achilles in 2008-09, but it will take more than that to prevent him from reaching his potential.
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