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Shaun von Berg      

Full name Shaun von Berg

Born September 16, 1986, Pretoria, Transvaal

Current age 32 years 7 days

Major teams Northerns, Northerns Invitation XI, Titans

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Legbreak

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 97 146 23 3539 110* 28.77 6484 54.58 5 18 419 55 74 0
List A 61 42 4 508 47* 13.36 654 77.67 0 0 46 5 14 0
T20s Insights on t20 19 9 2 65 30 9.28 61 106.55 0 0 6 1 4 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 97 165 17849 9874 345 7/66 11/64 28.62 3.31 51.7 13 21 5
List A 61 58 2713 2111 81 4/17 4/17 26.06 4.66 33.4 7 0 0
T20s Insights on t20 19 18 360 419 21 4/16 4/16 19.95 6.98 17.1 1 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Border v Northerns at East London, Oct 8-10, 2009 scorecard
Last First-class India A v South Africa A at Bengaluru, Aug 4-7, 2018 scorecard
List A debut KwaZulu-Natal v Northerns at Durban, Oct 25, 2009 scorecard
Last List A India A v South Africa A at Bengaluru, Aug 27, 2018 scorecard
T20s debut Eagles v Titans at Kimberley, Feb 14, 2010 scorecard
Last T20s Dolphins v Titans at Durban, Dec 10, 2017 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/22 SA A v India A Bengaluru 27 Aug 2018 LA
1/54, 9 SA A v Australia A Bengaluru 25 Aug 2018 LA
15, 0/107, 50 SA A v India A Bengaluru 4 Aug 2018 FC
3/62, 21 SA A v Ind Pres XI Bengaluru 30 Jul 2018 Other
2/82, 18* Sth Africans v SL Board XI Colombo (PSS) 7 Jul 2018 Other
0/12, 4* Titans v Knights Centurion 22 Mar 2018 FC
42, 0/154 Titans v Cape Cobras Paarl 15 Mar 2018 FC
3/75, 4, 0/98, 5 Titans v Warriors East London 1 Mar 2018 FC
4, 1/55, 52, 0/9 SA A v Australia Benoni 22 Feb 2018 FC
3/94, 16, 3/95 Titans v Knights Bloemfontein 15 Feb 2018 FC
Profile

A burly legspinner and big-hitting lower-order batsman with a sound temperament, Shaun von Berg bided his time at Northerns and played 96 first-class matches before he earned a call-up to the national squad. At the domestic level, von Berg had to compete with the likes of left-arm wristspinner Tabraiz Shamsi for a place in the Titans XI and found himself between the provincial and franchise structures, but when he was given an opportunity, he usually took it.

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Jul 7, 2018

Shaun von Berg bowls at a practice match, Sri Lankan Board Presidents XI v South Africans, 1st day, Colombo, July 7, 2018

Shaun von Berg bowls at a practice match

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Jul 5, 2018

Shaun von Berg throws the ball during training, Colombo, July 5, 2018

Shaun von Berg throws the ball during training

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