Lungi Ngidi      

Full name Lungisani Ngidi

Born March 29, 1996, Durban, Natal

Current age 22 years 200 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 10 5 4 15 6 15.00 24 62.50 0 0 3 0 4 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 6 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 30 13 9 49 17* 12.25 64 76.56 0 0 7 0 8 0
T20s Insights on t20 49 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 10 10 483 450 22 4/51 4/51 20.45 5.59 21.9 2 0 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 6 6 108 112 9 4/19 4/19 12.44 6.22 12.0 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 30 29 1275 1161 40 4/51 4/51 29.02 5.46 31.8 2 0 0
T20s Insights on t20 49 48 908 1059 57 4/10 4/10 18.57 6.99 15.9 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 South Africa v Zimbabwe at Bloemfontein, Oct 3, 2018 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut South Africa v Sri Lanka at Centurion, Jan 20, 2017 scorecard
Last T20I South Africa v Zimbabwe at Potchefstroom, Oct 12, 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 South Africa v Zimbabwe at Bloemfontein, Oct 3, 2018 scorecard
T20s debut Northerns v Zimbabwe President's XI at Benoni, Sep 5, 2015 scorecard
Last T20s South Africa v Zimbabwe at Potchefstroom, Oct 12, 2018 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
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
4, 0/25 South Africa v Sri Lanka Colombo (RPS) 14 Aug 2018 T20I # 695
2/65, 1* South Africa v Sri Lanka Pallekele 8 Aug 2018 ODI # 4030 Insights on
4/57 South Africa v Sri Lanka Pallekele 5 Aug 2018 ODI # 4029 Insights on
3/50 South Africa v Sri Lanka Dambulla 1 Aug 2018 ODI # 4027 Insights on
1/29 South Africa v Sri Lanka Dambulla 29 Jul 2018 ODI # 4025 Insights on
1/37 Sth Africans v SL Board XI Colombo (PSS) 26 Jul 2018 Other OD
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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Oct 3, 2018

Lungi Ngidi appeals successfully to win an lbw against Hamilton Masakadza, South Africa v Zimbabwe, 2nd ODI, Bloemfontein, October 3, 2018

Lungi Ngidi appeals successfully to win an lbw against Hamilton Masakadza

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Oct 3, 2018

Dale Steyn punches gloves with Lungi Ngidi after reaching a maiden ODI 50, South Africa v Zimbabwe, 2nd ODI, Bloemfontein, October 3, 2018

Dale Steyn punches gloves with Lungi Ngidi after reaching a maiden ODI 50

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Sep 30, 2018

Lungi Ngidi gives South Africa an early breakthrough, South Africa v Zimbabwe, 1st ODI, Diamond Oval, September 30, 2018

Lungi Ngidi gives South Africa an early breakthrough

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