Wayne Parnell      

Full name Wayne Dillon Parnell

Born July 30, 1989, Port Elizabeth, Cape Province

Current age 30 years 134 days

Major teams South Africa, Barbados Tridents, Cape Cobras, Delhi Daredevils, Eastern Province, Edmonton Royals, Islamabad United, Kent, Pune Warriors, South Africa A, South Africa Under-19s, Sussex, Warriors, Western Province

Nickname Pigeon, Parny

Playing role Bowler

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Left-arm medium-fast

Education Grey High School

Wayne Dillon Parnell
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 6 4 0 67 23 16.75 180 37.22 0 0 11 0 3 0
ODIs 65 38 14 508 56 21.16 648 78.39 0 1 39 8 12 0
T20Is 40 13 9 114 29* 28.50 96 118.75 0 0 10 3 5 0
First-class 75 101 11 2502 111* 27.80 4749 52.68 2 15 331 18 23 0
List A 165 115 32 2087 129 25.14 2379 87.72 2 6 171 39 31 0
T20s 206 120 46 1460 99 19.72 1178 123.93 0 4 121 51 36 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 6 10 556 414 15 4/51 6/89 27.60 4.46 37.0 1 0 0
ODIs 65 61 2911 2738 94 5/48 5/48 29.12 5.64 30.9 3 2 0
T20Is 40 39 749 1038 41 4/13 4/13 25.31 8.31 18.2 1 0 0
First-class 75 129 11431 6542 220 7/51 12/105 29.73 3.43 51.9 7 7 1
List A 165 160 7431 6750 233 6/51 6/51 28.96 5.45 31.8 6 5 0
T20s 206 200 4054 5282 209 4/13 4/13 25.27 7.81 19.3 4 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut South Africa v England at Johannesburg, Jan 14-17, 2010 scorecard
Last Test South Africa v Bangladesh at Bloemfontein, Oct 6-8, 2017 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Australia v South Africa at Perth, Jan 30, 2009 scorecard
Last ODI Pakistan v South Africa at Birmingham, Jun 7, 2017 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Australia v South Africa at Brisbane, Jan 13, 2009 scorecard
Last T20I England v South Africa at Southampton, Jun 21, 2017 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Eastern Province v South Western Districts at Port Elizabeth, Oct 26-28, 2006 scorecard
Last First-class Sussex v Worcestershire at Hove, Sep 23-26, 2019 scorecard
List A debut Eastern Province v KwaZulu-Natal at Port Elizabeth, Feb 18, 2007 scorecard
Last List A Worcestershire v Somerset at Worcester, May 10, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Warriors v Zimbabwe at Port Elizabeth, Mar 25, 2008 scorecard
Last T20s Worcestershire v Essex at Birmingham, Sep 21, 2019 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1/39 Worcs v Sussex Hove 23 Sep 2019 FC
19, 2/34 Worcs v Essex Birmingham 21 Sep 2019 T20
15, 0/42 Worcs v Notts Birmingham 21 Sep 2019 T20
0/43, 1 Worcs v Lancashire Worcester 25 Aug 2019 T20
1/30 Worcs v Bears Birmingham 23 Aug 2019 T20
30, 3/65, 7 Worcs v Northants Northampton 18 Aug 2019 FC
9, 1/16 Worcs v Durham Chester-le-Street 15 Aug 2019 T20
0/43, 7 Worcs v Derbyshire Derby 13 Aug 2019 T20
4/25, 0 Worcs v Leics Worcester 4 Aug 2019 T20
1/36, 27 Worcs v Yorkshire Leeds 2 Aug 2019 T20
Profile

An aggressive left-handed seamer, who bowls with as much venom as he bats, Wayne Parnell was earmarked for success early and spent the next few years trying to get there. Inconsistency and injury were his nemeses, however, and that led to him abandoning international cricket with South Africa and signing a three-year deal with Worcestershire as a Kolpak after the 2018 English season.

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Jul 31, 2019

Wayne Parnell roars in celebration after seeing Worcestershire home, Worcestershire v Derbyshire, Vitality Blast, July 31, 2019

Wayne Parnell roars in celebration after seeing Worcestershire home

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Jun 18, 2019

Wayne Parnell was in the wickets, Worcestershire v Sussex, County Championship, Division Two, Kidderminster, June 18, 2019

Wayne Parnell was in the wickets

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May 1, 2019

Wayne Parnell of Worcestershire ready to bowl, Lancashire v Worcestershire, Royal London Cup, Old Trafford, April 17, 2019

Wayne Parnell of Worcestershire ready to bowl

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