Matthew Kleinveldt      

Full name Matthew Caleb Kleinveldt

Born August 10, 1989, Southampton, Hampshire

Current age 25 years 174 days

Major teams Essex 2nd XI, Hampshire 2nd XI, Sussex 2nd XI, Western Province

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Relation Father - J Kleinveldt, Brother - GR Kleinveldt, Cousin - RK Kleinveldt

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 55 92 4 3000 170 34.09 6207 48.33 5 17 404 16 27 0
List A 22 22 0 376 57 17.09 656 57.31 0 2 53 1 5 0
Twenty20 13 12 1 115 34 10.45 140 82.14 0 0 9 2 3 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 55 35 1780 973 32 3/6 5/86 30.40 3.27 55.6 0 0 0
List A 22 10 444 338 11 3/36 3/36 30.72 4.56 40.3 0 0 0
Twenty20 13 6 90 106 3 1/12 1/12 35.33 7.06 30.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Western Province v Eastern Province at Cape Town, Oct 21-23, 2010 scorecard
Last First-class Western Province v Griqualand West at Cape Town, Jan 22-24, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Northerns v Western Province at Pretoria, Feb 6, 2011 scorecard
Last List A Western Province v Griqualand West at Cape Town, Jan 25, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Western Province v KwaZulu-Natal at Cape Town, Oct 2, 2011 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Western Province v Easterns at Cape Town, Dec 7, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1, 1/40 W Province v Griq West Cape Town 25 Jan 2015 LA
77, 0/37 W Province v Griq West Cape Town 22 Jan 2015 FC
12 W Province v North West Cape Town 18 Jan 2015 LA
50, 21 W Province v North West Cape Town 15 Jan 2015 FC
12, 1/26 W Province v Easterns Cape Town 7 Dec 2014 T20
18, 2/72, 68 W Province v Easterns Cape Town 4 Dec 2014 FC
0, 0 W Province v Northerns Pretoria 13 Nov 2014 FC
76, 0/36, 39 W Province v Boland Paarl 30 Oct 2014 FC
48, 2/43, 46 W Province v S West D Oudtshoorn 23 Oct 2014 FC
101, 0/10 W Province v Namibia Windhoek 9 Oct 2014 FC
Profile

Matthew Kleinveldt is from a cricketing family, with a father, John, that took 44 wickets at 16.63 in first-class cricket but found his chances limited in the Apartheid-era. His cousin Rory went on to play for South Africa and uncle Gary good enough to play for Hampshire Second XI - which is where Matthew began his career, having been born in Southampton and schooled in England. He made several appearances for Hampshire, Essex and Sussex Second XIs and was offered a contract by Hampshire but was unable to take it up due to visa regulations.

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Results
Knights v Dolphins at Bloemfontein - Apr 3-6, 2014
Match drawn
Lions v Cape Cobras at Johannesburg - Apr 3-6, 2014
Cape Cobras won by an innings and 165 runs
Titans v Warriors at Centurion - Apr 3-6, 2014
Titans won by 87 runs
Gauteng v KZN-Inland at Johannesburg - Apr 5, 2014
KZN-Inland won by 8 wickets (with 16 balls remaining)
Border v KZ-Natal at East London - Mar 30, 2014
Border won by 6 wickets (with 6 balls remaining)
E. Province v W Province at Port Elizabeth - Mar 30, 2014
W Province won by 7 wickets (with 2 balls remaining)
Free State v Easterns at Bloemfontein - Mar 30, 2014
Free State won by 3 wickets (with 0 balls remaining)
Namibia v Gauteng at Windhoek - Mar 30, 2014
Gauteng won by 4 wickets (with 2 balls remaining)
North West v Northerns at Potchefstroom - Mar 30, 2014
North West won by 7 wickets (with 13 balls remaining)
Cape Cobras v Warriors at Cape Town - Mar 27-30, 2014
Cape Cobras won by 184 runs
Titans v Knights at Centurion - Mar 27-30, 2014
Titans won by 32 runs
Dolphins v Lions at Durban - Mar 27-30, 2014
Dolphins won by 238 runs
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