Eddie Leie      

Full name Eddie Leie

Born November 16, 1986, Potchefstroom

Current age 33 years 0 days

Major teams South Africa, Cape Cobras, Free State, Gauteng, Knights, Lions, South Africa A, South African Invitation XI, St Lucia Stars

Playing role Bowler

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Legbreak

Eddie Leie
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
T20Is 2 - - - - - - - - - - - 0 0
First-class 72 79 28 564 58 11.05 1168 48.28 0 1 75 3 20 0
List A 81 43 23 194 18 9.70 344 56.39 0 0 15 3 11 0
T20s 77 18 11 32 10* 4.57 46 69.56 0 0 4 0 14 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
T20Is 2 2 36 48 4 3/16 3/16 12.00 8.00 9.0 0 0 0
First-class 72 10674 6727 227 6/50 29.63 3.78 47.0 13 11 1
List A 81 3319 2963 99 5/30 5/30 29.92 5.35 33.5 5 1 0
T20s 77 73 1482 1814 73 5/15 5/15 24.84 7.34 20.3 2 1 0
Career statistics
T20I debut Bangladesh v South Africa at Dhaka, Jul 7, 2015 scorecard
Last T20I South Africa v New Zealand at Centurion, Aug 16, 2015 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Border v Gauteng at East London, Jan 27-29, 2005 scorecard
Last First-class KwaZulu-Natal Inland v Gauteng at Pietermaritzburg, Oct 3-5, 2019 scorecard
List A debut Combined Gauteng-North West XI v Zimbabweans at Potchefstroom, Feb 16, 2005 scorecard
Last List A Gauteng v Free State at Johannesburg, Oct 27, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut KwaZulu-Natal Inland v Gauteng at Pietermaritzburg, Jan 20, 2013 scorecard
Last T20s Free State v Gauteng at Benoni (A), Sep 14, 2019 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0*, 1/35 Gauteng v Free State Johannesburg 27 Oct 2019 LA
- Gauteng v Boland Johannesburg 20 Oct 2019 LA
1/49 Gauteng v KZN-Inland Pietermaritzburg 6 Oct 2019 LA
0/58, 1, 1/18 Gauteng v KZN-Inland Pietermaritzburg 3 Oct 2019 FC
0/20 Gauteng v Free State Benoni (A) 14 Sep 2019 T20
2*, 0/25 Gauteng v Easterns Benoni 14 Sep 2019 T20
0/43 Gauteng v Northerns Benoni 13 Sep 2019 T20
0/23 Gauteng v KZ-Natal Benoni (A) 13 Sep 2019 T20
0/14 Knights v Cape Cobras Cape Town 16 Apr 2019 T20
0/20 Knights v Titans Kimberley 14 Apr 2019 T20
Profile

Eddie Leie grew up as a medium-pacer in Potchefstroom and turned out to be a legspinner in Johannesburg. Few cricketers have matched their bowling style to their place of residence better.

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Aug 16, 2015

Eddie Leie is ecstatic after dismissing Tom Latham, South Africa v New Zealand, 2nd T20I, Centurion, August 16, 2015

Eddie Leie is ecstatic after dismissing Tom Latham

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Jul 7, 2015

Eddie Leie picked up three wickets on his debut, Bangladesh v South Africa, 2nd T20I, Mirpur, July 7, 2015

Eddie Leie picked up three wickets on his debut

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Jul 3, 2015

Legspinner Eddie Leie celebrates a wicket, BCB XI v South Africans, Fatullah, July 3, 2015

Legspinner Eddie Leie celebrates a wicket

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