Temba Bavuma      

Full name Temba Bavuma

Born May 17, 1990, Cape Town, Cape Province

Current age 27 years 95 days

Major teams South Africa, Gauteng, Gauteng Under-19s, Lions, South Africa A, South Africa Under-19s

Playing role Middle-order batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Temba Bavuma
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests Insights on test 24 38 3 1106 102* 31.60 2465 44.86 1 8 143 2 10 0
ODIs Insights on odi 1 1 0 113 113 113.00 123 91.86 1 0 13 1 1 0
First-class 113 186 25 6032 162 37.46 11960 50.43 12 32 749 29 54 0
List A 77 65 7 1689 113 29.12 2102 80.35 2 6 124 17 17 0
T20s Insights on t20 32 26 6 593 70 29.65 484 122.52 0 3 52 10 14 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests Insights on test 24 4 90 51 1 1/29 1/29 51.00 3.40 90.0 0 0 0
ODIs Insights on odi 1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 113 19 446 278 7 2/34 2/34 39.71 3.73 63.7 0 0 0
List A 77 1 3 4 0 - - - 8.00 - 0 0 0
T20s Insights on t20 32 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
Test debut South Africa v West Indies at Port Elizabeth, Dec 26-30, 2014 scorecard
Last Test England v South Africa at Manchester, Aug 4-7, 2017 scorecard
Test statistics
Only ODI South Africa v Ireland at Benoni, Sep 25, 2016 scorecard
ODI statistics
First-class debut Eastern Province v Gauteng at Port Elizabeth, Oct 2-4, 2008 scorecard
Last First-class England v South Africa at Manchester, Aug 4-7, 2017 scorecard
List A debut Eastern Province v Gauteng at Port Elizabeth, Oct 5, 2008 scorecard
Last List A England Lions v South Africa A at Northampton, Jun 5, 2017 scorecard
T20s debut Griqualand West v Gauteng at Kimberley, Oct 2, 2011 scorecard
Last T20s Warriors v Lions at Port Elizabeth, Dec 13, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
46, 12 South Africa v England Manchester 4 Aug 2017 Test # 2268 Insights on
52, 32 South Africa v England The Oval 27 Jul 2017 Test # 2266 Insights on
20, 15 South Africa v England Nottingham 14 Jul 2017 Test # 2264 Insights on
0/14, 59, 21 South Africa v England Lord's 6 Jul 2017 Test # 2262 Insights on
85* South Africa v Eng Lions Worcester 29 Jun 2017 FC
10, 33 SA A v Eng Lions Canterbury 21 Jun 2017 FC
63, 0 SA A v Sussex Arundel 14 Jun 2017 FC
- SA A v Eng Lions Northampton 5 Jun 2017 LA
18 SA A v Eng Lions Northampton 3 Jun 2017 LA
43 SA A v Eng Lions Nottingham 1 Jun 2017 LA
Profile

From the same street in Langa, a township outside Cape Town, where Thami Tsolekile and Malusi Siboto were raised, came Temba Bavuma. Unlike the wicketkeeper-batsman and medium-pacer, Bavuma is a specialist batsman and the first black African batsman picked in South Africa's Test squad.

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Aug 5, 2017

Temba Bavuma's misjudgement was James Anderson's gain, England v South Africa, 4th Investec Test, Old Trafford, 2nd day, August 5, 2017

Temba Bavuma's misjudgement was James Anderson's gain

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Aug 5, 2017

Temba Bavuma took a few blows, England v South Africa, 4th Investec Test, Old Trafford, 2nd day, August 5, 2017

Temba Bavuma took a few blows

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Jul 31, 2017

That man again: Toby Roland-Jones broke the fifth-wicket stand when he trapped Temba Bavuma lbw, England v South Africa, 3rd Investec Test, The Oval, 5th day, July 31, 2017

That man again: Toby Roland-Jones broke the fifth-wicket stand when he trapped Temba Bavuma lbw

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