Werner Coetsee      

Full name Werner Laubser Coetsee

Born March 16, 1983, Bethlehem

Current age 32 years 327 days

Major teams Netherlands, Lions, North West

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Werner Laubser Coetsee
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 113 189 23 5327 202* 32.09 9265 57.49 7 33 77 0
List A 143 118 19 2467 130* 24.91 2791 88.39 2 10 47 0
Twenty20 73 53 12 578 44* 14.09 493 117.24 0 0 31 24 19 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 113 20711 10075 309 7/48 32.60 2.91 67.0 16 8 1
List A 143 6085 4686 135 4/20 4/20 34.71 4.62 45.0 2 0 0
Twenty20 73 70 1367 1650 44 4/10 4/10 37.50 7.24 31.0 1 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Gauteng v North West at Johannesburg, Nov 7-10, 2003 scorecard
Last First-class Warriors v Knights at East London, Jan 21-24, 2016 scorecard
List A debut 2002/03
Last List A Knights v Dolphins at Kimberley, Feb 2, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Lions v Eagles at Potchefstroom, Apr 10, 2005 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Titans v Knights at Benoni, Dec 6, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/35, 0 Knights v Dolphins Kimberley 2 Feb 2016 LA
1/31, 48 Knights v Titans Benoni 29 Jan 2016 LA
3/57, 44, 2/43, 40* Knights v Warriors East London 21 Jan 2016 FC
0/34, 36, 0/8, 18 Knights v Lions Kimberley 14 Jan 2016 FC
1/23, 1, 2/64, 7* Knights v Titans Bloemfontein 7 Jan 2016 FC
0/44, 51, 2/19, 2 Knights v Dolphins Kimberley 27 Dec 2015 FC
2/34, 103, 1/34 Knights v Cape Cobras Cape Town 17 Dec 2015 FC
0/21, 8 Knights v Titans Benoni 6 Dec 2015 T20
8*, 0/25 Knights v Warriors Bloemfontein 4 Dec 2015 T20
0/16 Knights v Dolphins Port Elizabeth 28 Nov 2015 T20
Profile

He should be nicknamed the star of Bethlehem, being born in that sleepy town in the North West province of South Africa. Best known for his off-spinning abilities, Werner Coetsee is a capable batsman who averages over 30 in first-class cricket and has often rescued the Lions from tricky situations. He has been used extensively in the three-day and one-day competitions but lost his place to Aaron Phangiso for most of the 2009-10 Standard Bank pro20 competition. He is the go-to man in situations that require containing and has good economy rates in all formats.
Firdose Moonda

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2nd ODI: South Africa v England at Port Elizabeth
Feb 6, 2016 (10:00 local | 08:00 GMT | 03:00 EST | 02:00 CST | 00:00 PST)
Cape Cobras v Lions at Paarl
Feb 7, 2016 (10:00 local | 08:00 GMT | 03:00 EST | 02:00 CST | 00:00 PST)
1st ODI: SA Women v Eng Women at Benoni
Feb 7, 2016 (10:00 local | 08:00 GMT | 03:00 EST | 02:00 CST | 00:00 PST)
Warriors v Knights at East London
Feb 7, 2016 (10:00 local | 08:00 GMT | 03:00 EST | 02:00 CST | 00:00 PST)
9th Place Play-off Semi-Final: S Africa U19 v Zim U19 at Cox's Bazar
Feb 8, 2016 (09:00 local | 03:00 GMT | 22:00 EST -1d | 21:00 CST -1d | 19:00 PST -1d)
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