Lungi Ngidi      

Full name Lungisani Ngidi

Born March 29, 1996, Durban, Natal

Current age 22 years 235 days

Major teams South Africa, Chennai Super Kings, KwaZulu-Natal Inland Under-19s, Northerns, South Africa Under-19s, Titans

Playing role Bowler

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast

Lungisani Ngidi
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests Insights on test 4 7 3 15 5 3.75 35 42.85 0 0 3 0 2 0
ODIs Insights on odi 13 6 5 34 19* 34.00 44 77.27 0 0 4 1 4 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 7 2 1 6 4 6.00 9 66.66 0 0 0 0 1 0
First-class 13 15 8 36 12* 5.14 85 42.35 0 0 5 0 7 0
List A 33 14 10 68 19* 17.00 84 80.95 0 0 8 1 8 0
T20s Insights on t20 50 4 3 8 4 8.00 10 80.00 0 0 0 0 10 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests Insights on test 4 8 619 293 15 6/39 7/90 19.53 2.84 41.2 0 1 0
ODIs Insights on odi 13 13 646 599 26 4/51 4/51 23.03 5.56 24.8 2 0 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 7 7 120 128 11 4/19 4/19 11.63 6.40 10.9 1 0 0
First-class 13 25 1826 927 46 6/37 9/82 20.15 3.04 39.6 1 4 0
List A 33 32 1438 1310 44 4/51 4/51 29.77 5.46 32.6 2 0 0
T20s Insights on t20 50 49 920 1075 59 4/10 4/10 18.22 7.01 15.5 3 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut South Africa v India at Centurion, Jan 13-17, 2018 scorecard
Last Test Sri Lanka v South Africa at Colombo (SSC), Jul 20-23, 2018 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut South Africa v India at Cape Town, Feb 7, 2018 scorecard
Last ODI Australia v South Africa at Hobart, Nov 11, 2018 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut South Africa v Sri Lanka at Centurion, Jan 20, 2017 scorecard
Last T20I Australia v South Africa at Carrara, Nov 17, 2018 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Northerns v Border at Centurion, Jan 5-7, 2016 scorecard
Last First-class Sri Lanka v South Africa at Colombo (SSC), Jul 20-23, 2018 scorecard
List A debut Northerns v Border at Centurion, Jan 8, 2016 scorecard
Last List A Australia v South Africa at Hobart, Nov 11, 2018 scorecard
T20s debut Northerns v Zimbabwe President's XI at Benoni, Sep 5, 2015 scorecard
Last T20s Australia v South Africa at Carrara, Nov 17, 2018 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
2/16 South Africa v Australia Carrara 17 Nov 2018 T20I # 711
0/18 Sth Africans v CA XI Brisbane 14 Nov 2018 Other T20
1/56 South Africa v Australia Hobart 11 Nov 2018 ODI # 4069 Insights on
1/67, 19* South Africa v Australia Adelaide 9 Nov 2018 ODI # 4067 Insights on
2/26 South Africa v Australia Perth 4 Nov 2018 ODI # 4065 Insights on
10, 2/16 South Africa v PM's XI Canberra 31 Oct 2018 Other OD
2/36 South Africa v Zimbabwe Potchefstroom 12 Oct 2018 T20I # 699
1/7 South Africa v Zimbabwe East London 9 Oct 2018 T20I # 698
4*, 1/26 South Africa v Zimbabwe Bloemfontein 3 Oct 2018 ODI # 4050 Insights on
3/19 South Africa v Zimbabwe Kimberley 30 Sep 2018 ODI # 4049 Insights on
Profile

A tall, imposing paceman, Lungi Ngidi can reach speeds in the 140s kph and is as comfortable opening the bowling as he is at the death, making him one of South Africa's most promising prospects. Ngidi was schooled at Kwa-Zulu Natal's Hilton College and was involved at every provincial age-group level from Under-13 upwards.

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Nov 17, 2018

Lungi Ngidi picked up Aaron Finch, Australia v South Africa, only T20I, Carrara Oval, November 17, 2018

Lungi Ngidi picked up Aaron Finch

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Nov 11, 2018

Lungi Ngidi celebrates after accounting for Aaron Finch, Australia v South Africa, 3rd ODI, Hobart, November 11, 2018

Lungi Ngidi celebrates after accounting for Aaron Finch

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Nov 9, 2018

Lungi Ngidi had to deal with a broken bat mid-innings, Australia v South Africa, 2nd ODI, Adelaide, November 9, 2018

Lungi Ngidi had to deal with a broken bat mid-innings

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