Eddie Leie      

Full name Eddie Leie

Born November 16, 1986, Potchefstroom

Current age 32 years 93 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 71 78 28 563 58 11.26 1153 48.82 0 1 75 3 19 0
List A 71 39 21 186 18 10.33 313 59.42 0 0 15 3 8 0
T20s 69 16 10 29 10* 4.83 38 76.31 0 0 4 0 13 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 71 10566 6651 226 6/50 29.42 3.77 46.7 13 11 1
List A 71 3066 2719 93 5/30 5/30 29.23 5.32 32.9 5 1 0
T20s 69 65 1350 1633 72 5/15 5/15 22.68 7.25 18.7 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 Free State v North West at Bloemfontein, Jan 17-19, 2019 scorecard
List A debut Combined Gauteng-North West XI v Zimbabweans at Potchefstroom, Feb 16, 2005 scorecard
Last List A Free State v North West at Bloemfontein, Jan 20, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut KwaZulu-Natal Inland v Gauteng at Pietermaritzburg, Jan 20, 2013 scorecard
Last T20s Nelson Mandela Bay Giants v Jozi Stars at Port Elizabeth, Dec 2, 2018 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0, 2/19 Free State v North West Bloemfontein 20 Jan 2019 LA
0/19, 19, 1/37, 0* Free State v North West Bloemfontein 17 Jan 2019 FC
4/44 Free State v Northern Cpe Kimberley 13 Jan 2019 LA
4/58, 14, 2/13 Free State v Northern Cpe Kimberley 10 Jan 2019 FC
2/22 Jozi Stars v Giants Port Elizabeth 2 Dec 2018 T20
0/41 Jozi Stars v Spartans Centurion 28 Nov 2018 T20
0/29, 0 Jozi Stars v Blitz Johannesburg 24 Nov 2018 T20
3/33 Jozi Stars v Paarl Rocks Paarl 20 Nov 2018 T20
2/25 Jozi Stars v Giants Johannesburg 17 Nov 2018 T20
15*, 0/9 Free State v Gauteng Bloemfontein 28 Oct 2018 LA
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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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