Lungi Ngidi      

Full name Lungisani Ngidi

Born March 29, 1996, Durban, Natal

Current age 22 years 146 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 8 4 3 11 6 11.00 10 110.00 0 0 2 0 4 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 4 2 1 6 4 6.00 9 66.66 0 0 0 0 0 0
First-class 13 15 8 36 12* 5.14 85 42.35 0 0 5 0 7 0
List A 28 12 8 45 17* 11.25 50 90.00 0 0 6 0 8 0
T20s Insights on t20 47 4 3 8 4 8.00 10 80.00 0 0 0 0 9 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 8 8 392 405 18 4/51 4/51 22.50 6.19 21.7 2 0 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 4 4 66 69 6 4/19 4/19 11.50 6.27 11.0 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 28 27 1184 1116 36 4/51 4/51 31.00 5.65 32.8 2 0 0
T20s Insights on t20 47 46 866 1016 54 4/10 4/10 18.81 7.03 16.0 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 Sri Lanka v South Africa at Pallekele, Aug 8, 2018 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut South Africa v Sri Lanka at Centurion, Jan 20, 2017 scorecard
Last T20I Sri Lanka v South Africa at Colombo (RPS), Aug 14, 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 Sri Lanka v South Africa at Pallekele, Aug 8, 2018 scorecard
T20s debut Northerns v Zimbabwe President's XI at Benoni, Sep 5, 2015 scorecard
Last T20s Sri Lanka v South Africa at Colombo (RPS), Aug 14, 2018 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
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
0/54, 0*, 1/9, 4* South Africa v Sri Lanka Colombo (SSC) 20 Jul 2018 Test # 2313 Insights on
1/52 Sth Africans v SL Board XI Colombo (PSS) 7 Jul 2018 Other
1/26 Super Kings v Sunrisers Mumbai 27 May 2018 T20
1/20 Super Kings v Sunrisers Mumbai 22 May 2018 T20
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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Aug 5, 2018

Lungi Ngidi roars after dismissing Upul Tharanga, Sri Lanka v South Africa, 3rd ODI, Pallekele, August 5, 2018

Lungi Ngidi roars after dismissing Upul Tharanga

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Aug 5, 2018

Lungi Ngidi is delighted after picking up an early wicket, Sri Lanka v South Africa, 3rd ODI, Pallekele, August 5, 2018

Lungi Ngidi is delighted after picking up an early wicket

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Aug 3, 2018

kagiso Rabada and Lungi Ngidi share a light moment at training, Pallekele, August 3, 2018

Kagiso Rabada and Lungi Ngidi share a light moment

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