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Morne van Wyk      

Full name Morne Nico van Wyk

Born March 20, 1979, Bloemfontein, Orange Free State

Current age 35 years 214 days

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

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 13 13 1 331 82 27.58 467 70.87 0 3 37 2 8 1
T20Is 3 2 0 68 67 34.00 43 158.13 0 1 5 5 2 0
First-class 135 234 32 7456 200* 36.91 17 35 347 13
List A 216 209 25 7848 175* 42.65 22 37 209 23
Twenty20 87 83 10 2323 89* 31.82 1874 123.95 0 16 249 57 63 15
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 13 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 135 78 36 2 2/25 18.00 2.76 39.0 0 0
List A 216 129 124 7 2/28 2/28 17.71 5.76 18.4 0 0 0
Twenty20 87 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
ODI debut England v South Africa at Lord's, Jul 12, 2003 scorecard
Last ODI Bangladesh v South Africa at Dhaka, Mar 19, 2011 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut South Africa v Pakistan at Johannesburg, Feb 2, 2007 scorecard
Last T20I South Africa v India at Durban, Jan 9, 2011 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut 1996/97
Last First-class Knights v Dolphins at Bloemfontein, Apr 3-6, 2014 scorecard
List A debut 1997/98
Last List A Dolphins v Warriors at Pietermaritzburg, Oct 19, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Dolphins v Eagles at Durban, Apr 11, 2004 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Dolphins v Kolkata Knight Riders at Hyderabad (Deccan), Sep 29, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
14, 1c/1s Dolphins v Warriors Pietermaritzburg 19 Oct 2014 LA
175*, 1c/0s Dolphins v Knights Bloemfontein 17 Oct 2014 LA
1c/0s, 1* Dolphins v Lions Durban 15 Oct 2014 LA
1c/0s, 121* Dolphins v Titans Centurion 10 Oct 2014 LA
0c/0s, 34 Dolphins v KKR Hyderabad (Deccan) 29 Sep 2014 T20
0c/0s, 36 Dolphins v Lahore Lions Bangalore 27 Sep 2014 T20
0c/0s, 17 Dolphins v Super Kings Bangalore 22 Sep 2014 T20
4, 0c/0s Dolphins v Scorchers Mohali 20 Sep 2014 T20
24, 3c/0s, 23*, 1c/0s Dolphins v Knights Bloemfontein 3 Apr 2014 FC
57, 1c/0s, 49, 0c/0s Dolphins v Lions Durban 27 Mar 2014 FC
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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Sep 29, 2014

Morne van Wyk picks up a boundary with a cut shot, Dolphins v Kolkata Knight Riders, Champions League T20, Group A, Hyderabad, September 29, 2014

Morne van Wyk picks up a boundary with a cut shot

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Sep 20, 2014

Morne van Wyk was bowled in the first over, Dolphins v Perth Scorchers, Champions League T20, Mohali, September 20, 2014

Dolphins' Morne van Wyk was bowled in the first over

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Mar 22, 2011

Morne van Wyk heads for a net session, World Cup, Mirpur, March 22, 2011

Morne van Wyk heads for a net session

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Notes

South Africa Player of the Year 2007

Tour Results
South Africa v England at Johannesburg - Jan 14-17, 2010
South Africa won by an innings and 74 runs
South Africa v England at Cape Town - Jan 3-7, 2010
Match drawn
South Africa v England at Durban - Dec 26-30, 2009
England won by an innings and 98 runs
South Africa v England at Centurion - Dec 16-20, 2009
Match drawn
SAf Invit XI v England XI at East London - Dec 11-12, 2009
Match drawn
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