Temba Bavuma      

Full name Temba Bavuma

Born May 17, 1990, Cape Town, Cape Province

Current age 29 years 189 days

Major teams South Africa, Gauteng, Gauteng Under-19s, Lions, South Africa A, South Africa Under-19s

Playing role Middle-order batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Temba Bavuma
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 39 65 7 1812 102* 31.24 3761 48.17 1 13 229 4 17 0
ODIs 2 2 0 161 113 80.50 170 94.70 1 0 18 1 1 0
T20Is 2 2 1 76 49 76.00 66 115.15 0 0 5 2 1 0
First-class 143 240 29 7676 162 36.37 14704 52.20 14 40 967 36 77 0
List A 90 77 9 2123 117* 31.22 2564 82.80 3 8 166 22 20 0
T20s 67 59 11 1515 104 31.56 1187 127.63 1 6 132 33 29 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 39 5 96 61 1 1/29 1/29 61.00 3.81 96.0 0 0 0
ODIs 2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 143 22 482 313 7 2/34 2/34 44.71 3.89 68.8 0 0 0
List A 90 1 3 4 0 - - - 8.00 - 0 0 0
T20s 67 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
Test debut South Africa v West Indies at Port Elizabeth, Dec 26-30, 2014 scorecard
Last Test India v South Africa at Ranchi, Oct 19-22, 2019 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut South Africa v Ireland at Benoni, Sep 25, 2016 scorecard
Last ODI South Africa v Bangladesh at East London, Oct 22, 2017 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut India v South Africa at Mohali, Sep 18, 2019 scorecard
Last T20I India v South Africa at Bengaluru, Sep 22, 2019 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Eastern Province v Gauteng at Port Elizabeth, Oct 2-4, 2008 scorecard
Last First-class India v South Africa at Ranchi, Oct 19-22, 2019 scorecard
List A debut Eastern Province v Gauteng at Port Elizabeth, Oct 5, 2008 scorecard
Last List A India A v South Africa A at Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 6, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Griqualand West v Gauteng at Kimberley, Oct 2, 2011 scorecard
Last T20s Jozi Stars v Nelson Mandela Bay Giants at Johannesburg, Nov 16, 2019 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
27 Jozi Stars v Giants Johannesburg 16 Nov 2019 T20
62 Jozi Stars v Blitz Cape Town 14 Nov 2019 T20
33 Jozi Stars v Giants Port Elizabeth 10 Nov 2019 T20
38 Jozi Stars v Blitz Johannesburg 8 Nov 2019 T20
32, 0 South Africa v India Ranchi 19 Oct 2019 Test # 2365
8, 38 South Africa v India Pune 10 Oct 2019 Test # 2364
18, 0 South Africa v India Visakhapatnam 2 Oct 2019 Test # 2363
87* Sth Africans v Ind Pres XI Vizianagaram 26 Sep 2019 Other
27* South Africa v India Bengaluru 22 Sep 2019 T20I # 893
49 South Africa v India Mohali 18 Sep 2019 T20I # 888
Profile

From the same street in Langa, a township outside Cape Town, where Thami Tsolekile and Malusi Siboto were raised, came Temba Bavuma. Unlike the wicketkeeper-batsman and medium-pacer, Bavuma is a specialist batsman and the first black African batsman picked in South Africa's Test squad.

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Oct 21, 2019

Temba Bavuma is stumped by Wriddhiman Saha, India v South Africa, 3rd Test, Ranchi, 3rd day, October 21, 2019

Temba Bavuma is stumped by Wriddhiman Saha

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Oct 21, 2019

Temba Bavuma is watchful as he drives, India v South Africa, 3rd Test, Ranchi, 3rd day, October 21, 2019

Temba Bavuma is watchful as he drives

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Oct 11, 2019

Temba Bavuma has a shy at the stumps, India v South Africa, 2nd Test, Pune, 2nd day, October 11, 2019

Temba Bavuma has a shy at the stumps

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