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Sybrand Engelbrecht      

Full name Sybrand Abraham Engelbrecht

Born September 15, 1988, Johannesburg, Transvaal

Current age 27 years 319 days

Major teams Cape Cobras, Northerns, South Western Districts, Western Province

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Sybrand Abraham Engelbrecht
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 49 78 9 2714 214* 39.33 4957 54.75 6 9 323 9 41 0
List A 55 43 15 1075 97* 38.39 1359 79.10 0 7 100 14 27 0
Twenty20 42 35 13 551 58 25.04 519 106.16 0 2 45 6 18 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 49 51 2545 1632 36 5/74 6/120 45.33 3.84 70.6 0 1 0
List A 55 46 1866 1582 37 3/35 3/35 42.75 5.08 50.4 0 0 0
Twenty20 42 32 505 594 31 4/22 4/22 19.16 7.05 16.2 1 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut North West v Northerns at Potchefstroom, Oct 11-13, 2007 scorecard
Last First-class Western Province v KwaZulu-Natal Inland at Cape Town, Mar 31-Apr 3, 2016 scorecard
List A debut North West v Northerns at Potchefstroom, Oct 14, 2007 scorecard
Last List A Western Province v KwaZulu-Natal at Cape Town, Mar 21, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Eagles v Cape Cobras at Kimberley, Jan 28, 2009 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Eastern Province v Western Province at Port Elizabeth, Mar 6, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
6, 32 W Province v KZN-Inland Cape Town 31 Mar 2016 FC
1/31 W Province v KZ-Natal Cape Town 21 Mar 2016 LA
162*, 0/0 W Province v KZ-Natal Cape Town 18 Mar 2016 FC
0/9, 0 W Province v E. Province Port Elizabeth 6 Mar 2016 T20
113, 21 W Province v E. Province Port Elizabeth 3 Mar 2016 FC
1/13, 32 W Province v Free State Bloemfontein 21 Feb 2016 T20
47*, 0/22, 40, 0/32 W Province v Free State Bloemfontein 18 Feb 2016 FC
32 W Province v Northerns Cape Town 24 Jan 2016 LA
1/113, 24, 1 W Province v Northerns Cape Town 21 Jan 2016 FC
8 W Province v S West D Cape Town 17 Jan 2016 LA
Profile

He stole the spotlight with a stunning two-handed, diving catch at point during the 2008 Under-19 World Cup in Malaysia - headlined on Youtube as 'the Best ever catch in cricket history' - but allrounder Sybrand Engelbrecht has struggled to take his sensational fielding into other aspects of his game. The bulk of his career has been spent trying to become a franchise regular at Cape Cobras, where he often has to settle for a place in the provincial side instead.

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Sep 26, 2014

Sybrand Engelbrecht sets off for a run, Barbados Tridents v Cape Cobras, Champions League T20, Group B, Mohali, September 26, 2014

Sybrand Engelbrecht sets off for a run

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Sep 26, 2014

Sybrand Engelbrecht fluffs a catch, Barbados Tridents v Cape Cobras, Champions League T20, Group B, Mohali, September 26, 2014

Sybrand Engelbrecht fluffs a catch

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Sep 21, 2014

Sybrand Engelbrecht took three wickets with his offspin, Cape Cobras v Hobart Hurricanes, Champions League T20, Hyderabad, September 21, 2014

Sybrand Engelbrecht took three wickets with his offspin

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Tournament Results
Aust U19 v W Indies U19 at Kuala Lumpur - Feb 14, 2008
W Indies U19 won by 5 wickets (with 86 balls remaining)
Bermuda U19 v Namibia U19s at Kuala Lumpur - Feb 14, 2008
Namibia U19s won by 102 runs
Nepal U19 v Zim U19 at Kuala Lumpur - Feb 14, 2008
Zim U19 won by 3 wickets (with 9 balls remaining)
S Africa U19 v S Lanka U19 at Kuala Lumpur - Feb 14, 2008
S Lanka U19 won by 23 runs
B'desh U19 v Pakistan U19 at Kuala Lumpur - Feb 13, 2008
Pakistan U19 won by 5 wickets (with 40 balls remaining)
England U19 v India U19 at Kuala Lumpur - Feb 13, 2008
India U19 won by 6 wickets (with 44 balls remaining)
Ireland U19 v NZ U19 at Kuala Lumpur - Feb 13, 2008
NZ U19 won by 181 runs
Malaysia U19 v PNG U19 at Kuala Lumpur - Feb 13, 2008
Malaysia U19 won by 59 runs
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