Justin Ontong      

Full name Justin Lee Ontong

Born January 4, 1980, Paarl, Cape Province

Current age 34 years 359 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 166 266 21 9941 166 40.57 22 58 117 0
List A 229 195 27 4833 122* 28.76 1 32 91 0
Twenty20 113 93 19 1508 59* 20.37 1250 120.64 0 3 95 51 53 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 166 10286 5390 128 5/62 42.10 3.14 80.3 1 0
List A 229 3894 3073 72 3/29 3/29 42.68 4.73 54.0 0 0 0
Twenty20 113 56 636 901 28 3/27 3/27 32.17 8.50 22.7 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 Cape Cobras v Lions at Cape Town, Dec 18-21, 2014 scorecard
List A debut 1998/99
Last List A Titans v Cape Cobras at Centurion, Oct 24, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Titans v Lions at Centurion, Apr 8, 2004 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Cape Cobras v Knights at Cape Town, Dec 12, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
2/52, 94, 1/13, 6 Cape Cobras v Lions Cape Town 18 Dec 2014 FC
0*, 1/9 Cape Cobras v Knights Cape Town 12 Dec 2014 T20
- Cape Cobras v Warriors Paarl 3 Dec 2014 T20
11*, 0/5 Cape Cobras v Knights Bloemfontein 30 Nov 2014 T20
1* Cape Cobras v Warriors Port Elizabeth 28 Nov 2014 T20
3 Cape Cobras v Lions Cape Town 23 Nov 2014 T20
- Cape Cobras v Dolphins Durban 21 Nov 2014 T20
12 Cape Cobras v Titans Durban 16 Nov 2014 T20
2 Cape Cobras v Lions Johannesburg 14 Nov 2014 T20
- Cape Cobras v Knights Paarl 12 Nov 2014 T20
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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Sep 26, 2014

Justin Ontong runs out Raymon Reifer, Barbados Tridents v Cape Cobras, Champions League T20, Group B, Mohali, September 26, 2014

Justin Ontong runs out Raymon Reifer

© BCCI

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

© Getty Images

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

© AFP

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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