Morne van Wyk      

Full name Morne Nico van Wyk

Born March 20, 1979, Bloemfontein, Orange Free State

Current age 36 years 109 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 14 14 1 349 82 26.84 491 71.07 0 3 41 2 8 1
T20Is 6 5 1 203 114* 50.75 131 154.96 1 1 17 13 5 0
First-class 143 247 36 8170 200* 38.72 19 40 376 14
List A 223 216 25 7982 175* 41.79 22 37 213 23
Twenty20 100 96 11 2596 114* 30.54 2076 125.04 1 16 279 67 74 15
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 14 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 6 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 143 78 36 2 2/25 18.00 2.76 39.0 0 0
List A 223 129 124 7 2/28 2/28 17.71 5.76 18.4 0 0 0
Twenty20 100 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
ODI debut England v South Africa at Lord's, Jul 12, 2003 scorecard
Last ODI South Africa v West Indies at Port Elizabeth, Jan 25, 2015 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut South Africa v Pakistan at Johannesburg, Feb 2, 2007 scorecard
Last T20I South Africa v West Indies at Durban, Jan 14, 2015 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut 1996/97
Last First-class Dolphins v Cape Cobras at Pietermaritzburg, Mar 26-29, 2015 scorecard
List A debut 1997/98
Last List A Dolphins v Titans at Durban, Feb 10, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Dolphins v Eagles at Durban, Apr 11, 2004 scorecard
Last Twenty20 South Africa v West Indies at Durban, Jan 14, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1c/0s, 22, 122 Dolphins v Cape Cobras Pietermaritzburg 26 Mar 2015 FC
1c/0s, 68, 2c/0s, 50* Dolphins v Lions Durban 19 Mar 2015 FC
2c/0s, 81, 2c/0s, 59* Dolphins v Titans Centurion 12 Mar 2015 FC
3c/0s, 49, 1c/0s Dolphins v Cape Cobras Cape Town 5 Mar 2015 FC
103*, 2c/0s, 3c/0s Dolphins v Knights Durban 26 Feb 2015 FC
42, 2c/0s, 7, 0c/0s Dolphins v Lions Johannesburg 19 Feb 2015 FC
0c/0s, 12 Dolphins v Titans Durban 10 Feb 2015 LA
0, 1c/0s Dolphins v Titans Durban 8 Feb 2015 LA
29, 2c/0s Dolphins v Cape Cobras Cape Town 6 Feb 2015 LA
1 Dolphins v Knights Pietermaritzburg 1 Feb 2015 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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Jan 25, 2015

Morne van Wyk completes the run out of Leon Johnson, South Africa v West Indies, 4th ODI, Port Elizabeth, January 25, 2015

Morne van Wyk completes the run out of Leon Johnson

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Jan 14, 2015

Morne van Wyk pulls during his hundred, South Africa v West Indies, 3rd T20, Durban, January 14, 2015

Morne van Wyk pulls during his hundred

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Jan 14, 2015

Morne van Wyk drives through the covers, South Africa v West Indies, 3rd T20, Durban, January 14. 2015

Morne van Wyk drives through the covers

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Notes

South Africa Player of the Year 2007

Results
Lions v Titans at Johannesburg - Apr 7, 2013
Lions won by 30 runs
Boland v Gauteng at Paarl - Apr 7, 2013
Gauteng won by 6 wickets (with 36 balls remaining)
Border v North West at East London - Apr 7, 2013
Border won by 44 runs
Easterns v KZN-Inland at Benoni - Apr 7, 2013
Easterns won by 6 wickets (with 24 balls remaining)
Griq West v S West D at Kimberley - Apr 7, 2013
S West D won by 8 wickets (with 22 balls remaining)
Namibia v W Province at Windhoek - Apr 7, 2013
W Province won by 34 runs
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