Eddie Leie      

Full name Eddie Leie

Born November 16, 1986, Potchefstroom

Current age 32 years 158 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 78 42 22 194 18 9.70 341 56.89 0 0 15 3 10 0
T20s 73 17 10 30 10* 4.28 45 66.66 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 78 3246 2879 97 5/30 5/30 29.68 5.32 33.4 5 1 0
T20s 73 69 1404 1703 73 5/15 5/15 23.32 7.27 19.2 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 Eastern Province at Bloemfontein, Mar 24, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut KwaZulu-Natal Inland v Gauteng at Pietermaritzburg, Jan 20, 2013 scorecard
Last T20s Cape Cobras v Knights at Cape Town, Apr 16, 2019 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/14 Knights v Cape Cobras Cape Town 16 Apr 2019 T20
0/20 Knights v Titans Kimberley 14 Apr 2019 T20
0/18, 1 Knights v Lions Potchefstroom 12 Apr 2019 T20
1/18 Knights v Dolphins Durban 6 Apr 2019 T20
2/27, 1 Free State v E. Province Bloemfontein 24 Mar 2019 LA
0/16 Knights v Dolphins Kimberley 17 Mar 2019 LA
0/10 Knights v Warriors East London 15 Mar 2019 LA
- Knights v Lions Bloemfontein 9 Mar 2019 LA
5*, 0/19 Knights v Dolphins Durban 2 Mar 2019 LA
2/45, 2 Knights v Warriors Kimberley 22 Feb 2019 LA
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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