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Stiaan van Zyl      

Full name Stiaan van Zyl

Born September 19, 1987, Cape Town

Current age 29 years 157 days

Major teams South Africa, Boland, Cape Cobras, South Africa A, Western Province

Playing role Allrounder

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Stiaan van Zyl
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 12 17 2 395 101* 26.33 778 50.77 1 0 59 0 6 0
First-class 138 230 36 8377 172 43.18 16241 51.57 21 38 1066 20 85 0
List A 105 96 12 3116 114* 37.09 4208 74.04 5 16 297 19 30 0
Twenty20 52 47 5 1093 86* 26.02 968 112.91 0 7 97 25 15 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 12 11 403 148 6 3/20 3/22 24.66 2.20 67.1 0 0 0
First-class 138 104 4393 1958 53 5/32 7/82 36.94 2.67 82.8 2 1 0
List A 105 35 817 714 18 4/24 4/24 39.66 5.24 45.3 1 0 0
Twenty20 52 11 96 116 5 2/19 2/19 23.20 7.25 19.2 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut South Africa v West Indies at Centurion, Dec 17-20, 2014 scorecard
Last Test South Africa v New Zealand at Centurion, Aug 27-30, 2016 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class debut Kei v Boland at Stellenbosch, Oct 26-28, 2006 scorecard
Last First-class Dolphins v Cape Cobras at Durban, Feb 9-12, 2017 scorecard
List A debut Kei v Boland at Stellenbosch, Oct 29, 2006 scorecard
Last List A Warriors v Cape Cobras at East London, Feb 22, 2017 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Cape Cobras v Dolphins at Cape Town, Mar 26, 2008 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Boland v Gauteng at Paarl, Sep 25, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
44 Cape Cobras v Warriors East London 22 Feb 2017 LA
0/24, 35 Cape Cobras v Knights Bloemfontein 18 Feb 2017 LA
108, 0/7, 101* Cape Cobras v Dolphins Durban 9 Feb 2017 FC
22, 106 Cape Cobras v Knights Paarl 2 Feb 2017 FC
12, 0/4, 18* Cape Cobras v Titans Centurion 26 Jan 2017 FC
38, 0/15, 14 Cape Cobras v Warriors East London 12 Jan 2017 FC
6, 0/38, 64 Cape Cobras v Lions Oudtshoorn 5 Jan 2017 FC
0, 1/18, 15*, 0/52 W Province v North West Cape Town 15 Dec 2016 FC
0/12, 0, 1/18 Cape Cobras v Dolphins Paarl 3 Nov 2016 FC
65, 1/18, 32* Cape Cobras v Titans Cape Town 27 Oct 2016 FC
Profile

A left-hander with a classic cover drive, Stiaan van Zyl was not always an elegant top-order batsman. At primary school, he fancied himself as a quick bowler but later chose batting over a bucolic life in the Boland, where he was educated at the rugby-mad agricultural high school, Boland Landbou. He made his first-class debut at 19.

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Aug 28, 2016

Stiaan van Zyl nudges one to the leg side, South Africa v New Zealand, 2nd Test, Centurion, 2nd day, August 28, 2016

Stiaan van Zyl nudges one to the leg side

© Associated Press

Jan 16, 2016

Stiaan van Zyl edged into the cordon, South Africa v England, 3rd Test, Johannesburg, 3rd day, January 17, 2016

Stiaan van Zyl edged into the cordon

© AFP

Jan 14, 2016

Stiaan van Zyl fends off a short delivery, South Africa v England, 3rd Test, Johannesburg, 1st day, January 14, 2016

Stiaan van Zyl fends off a short delivery

© AFP

Tour Results
South Africa v Pakistan at Benoni - Mar 24, 2013
South Africa won by 6 wickets (with 36 balls remaining)
South Africa v Pakistan at Durban - Mar 21, 2013
Pakistan won by 3 wickets (with 8 balls remaining)
South Africa v Pakistan at Johannesburg - Mar 17, 2013
South Africa won by 34 runs
South Africa v Pakistan at Centurion - Mar 15, 2013
Pakistan won by 6 wickets (with 28 balls remaining) (D/L method)
South Africa v Pakistan at Bloemfontein - Mar 10, 2013
South Africa won by 125 runs
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