John Sparks      

Full name John Desmond Sparks

Born June 23, 1944, Bethlehem, Orange Free State

Current age 70 years 179 days

Major teams Northerns

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Relation Father - HA Sparks, Uncle - DA Sparks

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 16 21 7 130 27* 9.28 0 0 8 0
List A 4 4 0 6 4 1.50 0 0 0 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 16 3166 1510 56 6/51 26.96 2.86 56.5 5 1
List A 4 221 146 6 3/32 3/32 24.33 3.96 36.8 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1972-1975
List A span 1972-1976
Country Fixtures Country Results
1st Test: South Africa v West Indies at Centurion - Dec 17-21
South Africa 552/5d West Indies 201 & 76/2 (f/o)
Dolphins v Warriors at Pietermaritzburg - Dec 18-21
Warriors 353 Dolphins 262/8
Cape Cobras v Lions at Cape Town - Dec 18-21
Lions 413 Cape Cobras 214/4
Pool B: Gauteng v KZN-Inland at Johannesburg - Dec 18-20
Gauteng 224 & 5/1 KZN-Inland 184
Cross Pool: Griq West v Boland at Kimberley - Dec 18-20
Griq West 296 & 127/4 Boland 401
Knights v Titans at Bloemfontein - Dec 18-21
Titans 366 & 115/3 Knights 185
Pool A: North West v Northerns at Potchefstroom - Dec 18-20
North West 243 & 201/4 Northerns 250
Namibia U19 v SWD U19 at Pretoria - Dec 19
Namibia U19 won by 9 wickets (with 108 balls remaining)
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