Shaun von Berg      

Full name Shaun von Berg

Born September 16, 1986, Pretoria, Transvaal

Current age 32 years 158 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 104 157 25 3874 110* 29.34 7161 54.09 5 20 468 60 81 0
List A 63 43 5 513 47* 13.50 663 77.37 0 0 46 5 15 0
T20s 25 12 3 73 30 8.11 75 97.33 0 0 7 1 4 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 104 178 19393 10828 366 7/66 11/64 29.58 3.35 52.9 15 21 5
List A 63 60 2803 2188 81 4/17 4/17 27.01 4.68 34.6 7 0 0
T20s 25 24 486 571 32 4/16 4/16 17.84 7.04 15.1 1 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Border v Northerns at East London, Oct 8-10, 2009 scorecard
Last First-class Cape Cobras v Titans at Oudtshoorn, Jan 21-23, 2019 scorecard
List A debut KwaZulu-Natal v Northerns at Durban, Oct 25, 2009 scorecard
Last List A Titans v Dolphins at Centurion, Feb 17, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Eagles v Titans at Kimberley, Feb 14, 2010 scorecard
Last T20s Jozi Stars v Tshwane Spartans at Johannesburg, Dec 11, 2018 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/32, 5* Titans v Dolphins Centurion 17 Feb 2019 LA
0/45 Titans v Knights Centurion 10 Feb 2019 LA
30, 4/137, 1, 0/23 Titans v Cape Cobras Oudtshoorn 21 Jan 2019 FC
1/108, 32, 2/112, 37 Titans v Warriors East London 4 Jan 2019 FC
0/42, 5 Spartans v Jozi Stars Johannesburg 11 Dec 2018 T20
3/19 Spartans v Giants Port Elizabeth 8 Dec 2018 T20
3/27, 0* Spartans v Paarl Rocks Centurion 5 Dec 2018 T20
0/13, 3 Spartans v Blitz Cape Town 16 Nov 2018 T20
1/26, 54, 1/82 Titans v Dolphins Durban 5 Nov 2018 FC
1/121, 81*, 2/35 Titans v Lions Potchefstroom 29 Oct 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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