Stiaan van Zyl      

Full name Stiaan van Zyl

Born September 19, 1987, Cape Town

Current age 28 years 312 days

Major teams South Africa, Boland, Cape Cobras, South Africa A, Western Province

Playing role Allrounder

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Stiaan van Zyl
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 11 15 2 355 101* 27.30 658 53.95 1 0 54 0 5 0
First-class 124 204 32 7502 172 43.61 14526 51.64 18 34 956 18 72 0
List A 103 94 12 3037 114* 37.03 4106 73.96 5 16 288 19 30 0
Twenty20 49 44 4 988 86* 24.70 872 113.30 0 6 88 25 14 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 11 10 385 143 6 3/20 3/22 23.83 2.22 64.1 0 0 0
First-class 124 90 3811 1697 48 5/32 7/82 35.35 2.67 79.3 2 1 0
List A 103 34 793 690 18 4/24 4/24 38.33 5.22 44.0 1 0 0
Twenty20 49 9 66 82 3 1/5 1/5 27.33 7.45 22.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut South Africa v West Indies at Centurion, Dec 17-20, 2014 scorecard
Last Test South Africa v England at Johannesburg, Jan 14-16, 2016 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class debut Kei v Boland at Stellenbosch, Oct 26-28, 2006 scorecard
Last First-class Zimbabwe A v South Africa A at Bulawayo, Jul 15-18, 2016 scorecard
List A debut Kei v Boland at Stellenbosch, Oct 29, 2006 scorecard
Last List A Knights v Cape Cobras at Bloemfontein, Feb 16, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Cape Cobras v Dolphins at Cape Town, Mar 26, 2008 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Boland v Border at Potchefstroom, Sep 12, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
133*, 0/4 Sth Africa A v Zimbabwe A Bulawayo 15 Jul 2016 FC
73, 43*, 0/13 Sth Africa A v Zimbabwe A Harare 9 Jul 2016 FC
0/6, 0, 0 Cape Cobras v Titans Paarl 7 Apr 2016 FC
19, 37* Cape Cobras v Dolphins Cape Town 31 Mar 2016 FC
9, 2, 0/24 Cape Cobras v Knights Bloemfontein 18 Mar 2016 FC
54 Cape Cobras v Warriors Paarl 10 Mar 2016 FC
1/66, 2, 35 Cape Cobras v Lions Potchefstroom 3 Mar 2016 FC
70* Cape Cobras v Knights Bloemfontein 16 Feb 2016 LA
23 Cape Cobras v Warriors Port Elizabeth 13 Feb 2016 LA
35 Cape Cobras v Lions Paarl 7 Feb 2016 LA
Profile

A left-hander with a classic cover drive, Stiaan van Zyl was not always an elegant top-order batsman. At primary school, he fancied himself as a quick bowler but later chose batting over a bucolic life in the Boland, where he was educated at the rugby-mad agricultural high school, Boland Landbou. He made his first-class debut at 19.

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Jan 16, 2016

Stiaan van Zyl edged into the cordon, South Africa v England, 3rd Test, Johannesburg, 3rd day, January 17, 2016

Stiaan van Zyl edged into the cordon

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Jan 14, 2016

Stiaan van Zyl fends off a short delivery, South Africa v England, 3rd Test, Johannesburg, 1st day, January 14, 2016

Stiaan van Zyl fends off a short delivery

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Jan 3, 2016

Stiaan van Zyl was run out early in South Africa's innings, South Africa v England, 2nd Test, Cape Town, 2nd day, January 3, 2016

Stiaan van Zyl was run out early in South Africa's innings

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Results
E. Province v Easterns at Port Elizabeth - Apr 3, 2011
E. Province won by 63 runs
Northerns v KZ-Natal at Centurion - Apr 3, 2011
Northerns won by 6 wickets (with 132 balls remaining)
Titans v Knights at Benoni - Mar 31-Apr 3, 2011
Match drawn
Dolphins v Lions at Durban - Mar 31-Apr 3, 2011
Match drawn
Gauteng v Griq West at Johannesburg - Apr 2, 2011
Gauteng won by 19 runs
E. Province v Easterns at Port Elizabeth - Mar 31-Apr 2, 2011
Match drawn
Northerns v KZ-Natal at Centurion - Mar 31-Apr 2, 2011
Match drawn
Cape Cobras v Warriors at Paarl - Mar 31-Apr 2, 2011
Cape Cobras won by 7 wickets
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