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Justin Ontong      

Full name Justin Lee Ontong

Born January 4, 1980, Paarl, Cape Province

Current age 34 years 323 days

Major teams South Africa, Africa XI, Boland, Cape Cobras, Lions, South Africa A

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Justin Lee Ontong
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 2 4 1 57 32 19.00 155 36.77 0 0 8 0 1 0
ODIs 28 16 2 184 32 13.14 267 68.91 0 0 18 1 15 0
T20Is 12 9 0 139 48 15.44 97 143.29 0 0 4 10 6 0
First-class 165 264 21 9841 166 40.49 22 57 116 0
List A 229 195 27 4833 122* 28.76 1 32 91 0
Twenty20 108 89 16 1493 59* 20.45 1241 120.30 0 3 94 51 46 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 2 3 185 133 1 1/79 1/123 133.00 4.31 185.0 0 0 0
ODIs 28 16 538 396 9 3/30 3/30 44.00 4.41 59.7 0 0 0
T20Is 12 3 30 66 1 1/25 1/25 66.00 13.20 30.0 0 0 0
First-class 165 10166 5325 125 5/62 42.60 3.14 81.3 1 0
List A 229 3894 3073 72 3/29 3/29 42.68 4.73 54.0 0 0 0
Twenty20 108 54 624 887 27 3/27 3/27 32.85 8.52 23.1 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut Australia v South Africa at Sydney, Jan 2-5, 2002 scorecard
Last Test India v South Africa at Kolkata, Nov 28-Dec 2, 2004 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut West Indies v South Africa at Kingston, Apr 28, 2001 scorecard
Last ODI England v South Africa at Nottingham, Sep 5, 2012 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut South Africa v West Indies at Johannesburg, Jan 18, 2008 scorecard
Last T20I South Africa v Pakistan at Centurion, Mar 3, 2013 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut 1997/98
Last First-class Australia A v South Africa A at Townsville, Aug 14-17, 2014 scorecard
List A debut 1998/99
Last List A Titans v Cape Cobras at Centurion, Oct 24, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Titans v Lions at Centurion, Apr 8, 2004 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Dolphins v Cape Cobras at Durban, Nov 21, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
- Cape Cobras v Dolphins Durban 21 Nov 2014 T20
12 Cape Cobras v Titans Durban 16 Nov 2014 T20
2 Cape Cobras v Lions Johannesburg 14 Nov 2014 T20
- Cape Cobras v Knights Paarl 12 Nov 2014 T20
- Cape Cobras v Dolphins Cape Town 7 Nov 2014 T20
0, 0/24 Cape Cobras v Titans Johannesburg 2 Nov 2014 T20
3, 0/8 Cape Cobras v Titans Centurion 24 Oct 2014 LA
2 Cape Cobras v Knights Cape Town 22 Oct 2014 LA
83 Cape Cobras v Lions Paarl 19 Oct 2014 LA
31, 1/3 Cape Cobras v Warriors Port Elizabeth 17 Oct 2014 LA
Profile

Justin Ontong started off as a batsman, but then also added offbreaks, quicker balls and wrong'uns to make himself a more useful cricketer. Adept in any position in the batting order, Ontong is a fighting cricketer who can play pace and spin, a committed fielder and a handy spin bowler.

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Sep 26, 2014

Justin Ontong runs out Raymon Reifer, Barbados Tridents v Cape Cobras, Champions League T20, Group B, Mohali, September 26, 2014

Justin Ontong runs out Raymon Reifer

© BCCI

Aug 9, 2013

Justin Ontong in his delivery stride, South Africa A v India A, tri-series, Pretoria, August 9, 2013

Justin Ontong in his delivery stride

© Getty Images

Mar 3, 2013

Ahmed Shehzad is run out by Justin Ontong, South Africa v Pakistan, 2nd T20I, Centurion, March 3, 2013

Ahmed Shehzad is run out by Justin Ontong

© AFP

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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