Richard Levi      

Full name Richard Ernst Levi

Born January 14, 1988, Johannesburg

Current age 31 years 157 days

Major teams Cape Cobras, Mumbai Indians, Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire 2nd XI, Somerset, Somerset 2nd XI, South Africa A, South Africa Academy, South Africa Under-19s, South Africa XI, Western Province

Playing role Opening batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Richard Ernst Levi
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
T20Is 13 13 2 236 117* 21.45 167 141.31 1 1 20 15 4 0
First-class 101 168 17 5559 168 36.81 8146 68.24 10 31 780 56 86 0
List A 139 131 6 4609 166 36.87 4399 104.77 8 29 44 0
T20s 198 189 12 5070 117* 28.64 3501 144.81 3 33 522 245 54 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
T20Is 13 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 101 - - - - - - - - - - - -
List A 139 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20s 198 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
T20I debut New Zealand v South Africa at Wellington, Feb 17, 2012 scorecard
Last T20I South Africa v New Zealand at East London, Dec 23, 2012 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Border v Western Province at East London, Oct 26-28, 2006 scorecard
Last First-class Northamptonshire v Durham MCCU at Northampton, Mar 31-Apr 2, 2019 scorecard
List A debut Western Province v Boland at Cape Town, Jan 23, 2005 scorecard
Last List A Northamptonshire v Nottinghamshire at Northampton, May 6, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Cape Cobras v Dolphins at Cape Town, Mar 26, 2008 scorecard
Last T20s Yorkshire v Northamptonshire at Leeds, Aug 3, 2018 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
22 Nthants 2nd v Worcs 2nd XI Northampton 11 Jun 2019 Other
4 Nthants 2nd v Durham 2nd Milton Keynes 30 May 2019 Other T20
25 Nthants 2nd v Durham 2nd Milton Keynes 27 May 2019 Other
32 Nthants 2nd v Warwcks 2nd Birmingham 21 May 2019 Other
9 Northants v Notts Northampton 6 May 2019 LA
17 Northants v Leics Leicester 4 May 2019 LA
58 Northants v Yorkshire Northampton 1 May 2019 LA
0 Northants v Pakistan Northampton 29 Apr 2019 LA
19 Northants v Worcs Northampton 26 Apr 2019 LA
10 Northants v Lancashire Manchester 24 Apr 2019 LA
Profile

Richard Levi calls himself on Twitter "Part-time fisherman. Full-time human being. Play the odd game of cricket." That sums up as well as anything the freewheeling approach to the game of a player ideally suited to the free-and-easy style of Twenty20 cricket. Particularly in South Africa he had his supporters and detractors who debated his destructive yet inconsistent career and bulky frame.

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May 5, 2018

Richard Levi dives in an attempt to catch Haris Sohail, Northamptonshire v Pakistan, Day 2, Northampton, May 5, 2018

Richard Levi dives in an attempt to catch Haris Sohail

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Feb 2018

A plaque on a tree stump beside the tree planted to mark a hundred scored by Richard Levi in 2004, February 2018

A plaque on a tree stump beside the tree planted to mark a hundred scored by Richard Levi

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Aug 3, 2017

Richard Levi was in punishing form at Wantage Road, Northants v Lancashire, NatWest Blast, North Group, August 3, 2017

Richard Levi was in punishing form at Wantage Road

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Notes

ICC Twenty20 International Performance of the Year 2012