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Andy Kirsten      

Full name Andrew Michael Kirsten

Born December 21, 1963, East London, Cape Province

Current age 52 years 251 days

Major teams Western Province

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Other Coach

Relation Father - N Kirsten, Brother - PN Kirsten, Half-brother - G Kirsten, Half-brother - P Kirsten

Andrew Michael Kirsten
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 11 18 1 363 62 21.35 0 2 6 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 11 6 4 0 - - - 4.00 - 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1986/87 - 1989/90
Profile

One of the lesser-known members of the Kirsten family, Andy had a very limited first-class career. He played 11 matches for Western Province between 1986-87 and 1989-90 and by the time his brother, Peter, and half-brother, Gary, were batting for South Africa his playing days were well behind him. He moved into coaching and in 2008 took on the Kenya job as they began building up to the 2011 World Cup after a previous spell with the team, as assistant coach, during the 2003 tournament.
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Portrait of Andy Kirsten, 2003

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Tour Results
South Africa v New Zealand at Potchefstroom - Jan 25, 2013
South Africa won by 1 wicket (with 0 balls remaining)
South Africa v New Zealand at Kimberley - Jan 22, 2013
New Zealand won by 27 runs
South Africa v New Zealand at Paarl - Jan 19, 2013
New Zealand won by 1 wicket (with 26 balls remaining)
South Africa v New Zealand at Port Elizabeth - Jan 11-14, 2013
South Africa won by an innings and 193 runs
South Africa v New Zealand at Cape Town - Jan 2-4, 2013
South Africa won by an innings and 27 runs
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