Simon Harmer      

Full name Simon Ross Harmer

Born February 10, 1989, Pretoria, Transvaal

Current age 29 years 278 days

Major teams South Africa, Border, Eastern Province, South Africa A, South African Universities, Warriors

Playing role Allrounder

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Simon Ross Harmer
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests Insights on test 5 6 1 58 13 11.60 174 33.33 0 0 5 0 1 0
First-class 127 193 40 3863 102* 25.24 7820 49.39 2 20 444 37 120 0
List A 77 64 20 909 44* 20.65 929 97.84 0 0 70 20 50 0
T20s Insights on t20 67 42 15 563 43 20.85 426 132.15 0 0 40 20 25 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests Insights on test 5 8 1148 588 20 4/61 7/153 29.40 3.07 57.4 3 0 0
First-class 127 222 29938 14874 507 9/95 14/128 29.33 2.98 59.0 26 23 4
List A 77 74 3612 3062 74 4/42 4/42 41.37 5.08 48.8 1 0 0
T20s Insights on t20 67 62 1214 1523 41 3/28 3/28 37.14 7.52 29.6 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut South Africa v West Indies at Cape Town, Jan 2-6, 2015 scorecard
Last Test India v South Africa at Nagpur, Nov 25-27, 2015 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class debut Eastern Province v Griqualand West at Port Elizabeth, Nov 5-7, 2009 scorecard
Last First-class Knights v Warriors at Kimberley, Nov 5-7, 2018 scorecard
List A debut Eastern Province v Easterns at Port Elizabeth, Feb 6, 2010 scorecard
Last List A Essex v Yorkshire at Chelmsford, Jun 14, 2018 scorecard
T20s debut Eastern Province v Western Province at Port Elizabeth, Nov 6, 2011 scorecard
Last T20s Essex v Kent at Chelmsford, Aug 17, 2018 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
3/88, 0, 0/97, 23 Warriors v Knights Kimberley 5 Nov 2018 FC
0/62, 0, 2/100 Warriors v Knights Port Elizabeth 29 Oct 2018 FC
17*, 1/85, 28, 2/55 Warriors v Dolphins Durban 22 Oct 2018 FC
12, 4/71 Warriors v Titans Centurion 12 Oct 2018 FC
102*, 1/122, 0 Essex v Surrey The Oval 24 Sep 2018 FC
1/1, 57, 4/76 Essex v Worcs Chelmsford 18 Sep 2018 FC
0/24, 48, 6/87 Essex v Notts Nottingham 10 Sep 2018 FC
2/62, 0, 0, 0/2 Essex v Surrey Chelmsford 4 Sep 2018 FC
19, 2/52, 4/64 Essex v Hampshire Chelmsford 29 Aug 2018 FC
1/88, 4, 4/69, 4 Essex v Somerset Taunton 19 Aug 2018 FC
Profile

At 27, Simon Harmer decided that his future in international cricket was blocked in South Africa and opted to change direction. He decided to sign a Kolpak deal with Essex, aware of the bad grace it would attract in his home country but aware, too, that he was not even being selected in the South Africa A side and that domestic cricket only had limited value.

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Sep 25, 2018

Simon Harmer scored his maiden hundred for Essex, Surrey v Essex, County Championship, Division One, The Oval, September 25, 2018

Simon Harmer scored his maiden hundred for Essex

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Sep 24, 2018

Simon Harmer took a brilliant catch in the slips, Surrey v Essex, County Championship, Division One, The Oval, September 24, 2018

Simon Harmer took a brilliant catch in the slips

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Sep 12, 2018

Simon Harmer gets a hug from Nick Browne, Nottinghamshire v Essex, County Championship, Division One, Trent Bridge, September 12, 2018

Simon Harmer gets a hug from Nick Browne

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