Morne van Wyk      

Full name Morne Nico van Wyk

Born March 20, 1979, Bloemfontein, Orange Free State

Current age 39 years 120 days

Major teams South Africa, Dolphins, Eagles, Free State, Kolkata Knight Riders, KwaZulu-Natal, Quetta Gladiators

Playing role Wicketkeeper batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Relation Brother - DJ van Wyk

Morne Nico van Wyk
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
ODIs Insights on odi 17 17 1 425 82 26.56 617 68.88 0 4 48 4 10 1
T20Is Insights on t20i 8 7 1 225 114* 37.50 157 143.31 1 1 19 14 5 1
First-class 163 277 39 9007 200* 37.84 21 44 417 17
List A 256 249 26 8931 175* 40.04 24 43 230 26
T20s Insights on t20 138 131 16 3629 114* 31.55 2905 124.92 1 25 401 88 82 22
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs Insights on odi 17 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is Insights on t20i 8 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 163 78 36 2 2/25 18.00 2.76 39.0 0 0
List A 256 129 124 7 2/28 2/28 17.71 5.76 18.4 0 0 0
T20s Insights on t20 138 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
ODI debut England v South Africa at Lord's, Jul 12, 2003 scorecard
Last ODI South Africa v New Zealand at Durban, Aug 26, 2015 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut South Africa v Pakistan at Johannesburg, Feb 2, 2007 scorecard
Last T20I South Africa v New Zealand at Centurion, Aug 16, 2015 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut 1996/97
Last First-class Dolphins v Cape Cobras at Pietermaritzburg, Mar 1-4, 2018 scorecard
List A debut 1997/98
Last List A Warriors v Dolphins at Durban, Feb 2, 2018 scorecard
T20s debut Dolphins v Eagles at Durban, Apr 11, 2004 scorecard
Last T20s Titans v Dolphins at Centurion, Dec 16, 2017 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0, 45 Dolphins v Cape Cobras Pietermaritzburg 1 Mar 2018 FC
18, 58 Dolphins v Warriors Port Elizabeth 15 Feb 2018 FC
4, 58 Dolphins v Knights Bloemfontein 8 Feb 2018 FC
6 Dolphins v Warriors Durban 2 Feb 2018 LA
62 Dolphins v Cape Cobras Cape Town 31 Jan 2018 LA
4 Dolphins v Titans Centurion 26 Jan 2018 LA
83* Dolphins v Lions Durban 24 Jan 2018 LA
17 Dolphins v Titans Pietermaritzburg 21 Jan 2018 LA
3 Dolphins v Warriors Durban 19 Jan 2018 LA
0 Dolphins v Knights Bloemfontein 14 Jan 2018 LA
Profile

Morne van Wyk is another in the seemingly endless supply of quality sportsmen to be unearthed by Grey College in Bloemfontein, his home town. He reached junior provincial level in cricket, rugby, tennis and hockey, and earned South African under-16 hockey colours. Van Wyk was a member of the South African squad in the 1998 Under-19 World Cup, having represented his country against England at the same level in 1997-98. A naturally attacking player, he opened the batting for Free State in limited-overs matches and earned respect beyond his years at first-class level. Van Wyk is a manufactured rather than a born gloveman, but his natural ball-skills enabled Free State to use him as their regular wicketkeeper in both formats of the game in 2002-03.

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Aug 26, 2015

Morne van Wyk shapes to execute a pull, South Africa v New Zealand, 3rd ODI, Durban, August 26, 2015

Morne van Wyk shapes to execute a pull

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Aug 19, 2015

Morne van Wyk tucks the ball to the leg side, South Africa v New Zealand, 1st ODI, Centurion, August 19, 2015

Morne van Wyk tucks the ball to the leg side

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Aug 14, 2015

Morne van Wyk was peppered with a few short ones from Adam Milne, South Africa v New Zealand, 1st T20I, Durban, August 14, 2015

Morne van Wyk was peppered with a few short ones from Adam Milne

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Notes

South Africa Player of the Year 2007

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