Shaun von Berg      

Full name Shaun von Berg

Born September 16, 1986, Pretoria, Transvaal

Current age 33 years 33 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 106 160 26 3972 110* 29.64 7310 54.33 5 21 479 62 81 0
List A 64 44 5 523 47* 13.41 675 77.48 0 0 47 5 16 0
T20s 33 14 5 96 30 10.66 90 106.66 0 0 10 1 4 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 106 182 19786 11073 373 7/66 11/64 29.68 3.35 53.0 16 21 5
List A 64 61 2833 2224 81 4/17 4/17 27.45 4.71 34.9 7 0 0
T20s 33 31 630 757 35 4/16 4/16 21.62 7.20 18.0 1 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Border v Northerns at East London, Oct 8-10, 2009 scorecard
Last First-class Knights v Dolphins at Bloemfontein, Oct 14-17, 2019 scorecard
List A debut KwaZulu-Natal v Northerns at Durban, Oct 25, 2009 scorecard
Last List A Dolphins v Titans at Durban, Mar 15, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Eagles v Titans at Kimberley, Feb 14, 2010 scorecard
Last T20s Titans v Lions at Centurion, Apr 28, 2019 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1/99, 18, 0/44 Knights v Dolphins Bloemfontein 14 Oct 2019 FC
19, 4/78, 61*, 2/24 Knights v Warriors Kimberley 7 Oct 2019 FC
7*, 0/29 Titans v Lions Centurion 28 Apr 2019 T20
1/28 Titans v Knights Centurion 26 Apr 2019 T20
1/22 Titans v Cape Cobras Paarl 24 Apr 2019 T20
0/34 Titans v Dolphins Pietermaritzburg 20 Apr 2019 T20
0/50, 16* Titans v Lions Johannesburg 18 Apr 2019 T20
- Titans v Knights Kimberley 14 Apr 2019 T20
1/18 Titans v Cape Cobras Benoni 10 Apr 2019 T20
0/5 Titans v Warriors Centurion 5 Apr 2019 T20
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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