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Temba Bavuma      

Full name Temba Bavuma

Born May 17, 1990, Cape Town, Cape Province

Current age 24 years 316 days

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

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 2 2 0 25 15 12.50 76 32.89 0 0 4 0 1 0
First-class 75 125 18 4213 162 39.37 8131 51.81 11 17 522 23 38 0
List A 60 52 6 1295 108* 28.15 1606 80.63 1 5 95 14 14 0
Twenty20 26 20 5 435 70 29.00 352 123.57 0 2 43 7 12 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 75 9 158 118 3 2/34 2/34 39.33 4.48 52.6 0 0 0
List A 60 1 3 4 0 - - - 8.00 - 0 0 0
Twenty20 26 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
Test debut South Africa v West Indies at Port Elizabeth, Dec 26-30, 2014 scorecard
Last Test South Africa v West Indies at Cape Town, Jan 2-6, 2015 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class debut Eastern Province v Gauteng at Port Elizabeth, Oct 2-4, 2008 scorecard
Last First-class Dolphins v Lions at Durban, Mar 19-22, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Eastern Province v Gauteng at Port Elizabeth, Oct 5, 2008 scorecard
Last List A Warriors v Lions at East London, Feb 8, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Griqualand West v Gauteng at Kimberley, Oct 2, 2011 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Lions v Knights at Johannesburg, Dec 7, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
153, 60* Lions v Dolphins Durban 19 Mar 2015 FC
57 Lions v Knights Bloemfontein 12 Mar 2015 FC
109*, 25* Lions v Warriors East London 26 Feb 2015 FC
51 Lions v Dolphins Johannesburg 19 Feb 2015 FC
7* Lions v Warriors East London 8 Feb 2015 LA
2 Lions v Titans Benoni 1 Feb 2015 LA
3 Lions v Knights Johannesburg 30 Jan 2015 LA
15 Lions v Cape Cobras Johannesburg 24 Jan 2015 LA
102, 0/5 Sth Africa A v Eng Lions Bloemfontein 18 Jan 2015 FC
15 South Africa v West Indies Cape Town 2 Jan 2015 Test # 2154
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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Dec 29, 2014

Temba Bavuma dives at forward short leg, South Africa v West Indies, 2nd Test, Port Elizabeth, 4th day, December 29, 2014

Temba Bavuma dives at forward short leg

© Gallo Images

Dec 29, 2014

South Africa warm up with a game of football, South Africa v West Indies, 2nd Test, Port Elizabeth, 4th day, December 29, 2014

South Africa warm up with a game of football

© AFP

Aug 8, 2014

Temba Bavuma and Rilee Rossouw added a mammoth 283 on the second day, Australia A v South Africa A, 1st unofficial Test, Townsville, 2nd day, August 8, 2014

Temba Bavuma and Rilee Rossouw added a mammoth 283 on the second day

© Getty Images

Country Fixtures Country Results
Dolphins v Cape Cobras at Pietermaritzburg - Mar 26-29
Cape Cobras won by an innings and 117 runs
Lions v Warriors at Johannesburg - Mar 26-29
Warriors 200 & 168/7 Lions 464/9d
Titans v Knights at Centurion - Mar 26-29
Titans won by 8 wickets
TBA v Sth Africans at Fatullah
Jul 3, 2015 (00:45 EDT | 23:45 CDT -1d | 21:45 PDT -1d)
1st T20I: Bangladesh v South Africa at Dhaka
Jul 5, 2015 (00:45 EDT | 23:45 CDT -1d | 21:45 PDT -1d)
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