Shaun von Berg      

Full name Shaun von Berg

Born September 16, 1986, Pretoria, Transvaal

Current age 33 years 88 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 108 162 26 4022 110* 29.57 7437 54.08 5 21 486 62 83 0
List A 64 44 5 523 47* 13.41 675 77.48 0 0 47 5 16 0
T20s 34 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 108 186 20532 11414 381 7/66 11/64 29.95 3.33 53.8 17 21 5
List A 64 61 2833 2224 81 4/17 4/17 27.45 4.71 34.9 7 0 0
T20s 34 32 654 794 36 4/16 4/16 22.05 7.28 18.1 1 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Border v Northerns at East London, Oct 8-10, 2009 scorecard
Last First-class Knights v Titans at Bloemfontein, Oct 28-31, 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 Nelson Mandela Bay Giants v Durban Heat at Port Elizabeth, Nov 23, 2019 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1/37 Durban Heat v Giants Port Elizabeth 23 Nov 2019 T20
16, 2/86, 4/92 Knights v Titans Bloemfontein 28 Oct 2019 FC
0/98, 34, 2/65 Knights v Lions Kimberley 21 Oct 2019 FC
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
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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