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Stiaan van Zyl      

Full name Stiaan van Zyl

Born September 19, 1987, Cape Town

Current age 29 years 278 days

Major teams South Africa, Boland, Cape Cobras, South Africa A, Western Province

Playing role Allrounder

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Stiaan van Zyl
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests Insights on test 12 17 2 395 101* 26.33 778 50.77 1 0 59 0 6 0
First-class 145 242 36 8799 172 42.71 17123 51.38 22 40 1120 22 90 0
List A 116 106 12 3350 114* 35.63 4481 74.76 5 18 316 23 32 0
T20s Insights on t20 52 47 5 1093 86* 26.02 968 112.91 0 7 97 25 15 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests Insights on test 12 11 403 148 6 3/20 3/22 24.66 2.20 67.1 0 0 0
First-class 145 114 4873 2228 59 5/32 7/82 37.76 2.74 82.5 2 1 0
List A 116 44 1056 927 20 4/24 4/24 46.35 5.26 52.8 1 0 0
T20s Insights on t20 52 11 96 116 5 2/19 2/19 23.20 7.25 19.2 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut South Africa v West Indies at Centurion, Dec 17-20, 2014 scorecard
Last Test South Africa v New Zealand at Centurion, Aug 27-30, 2016 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class debut Kei v Boland at Stellenbosch, Oct 26-28, 2006 scorecard
Last First-class Leicestershire v Sussex at Leicester, Jun 9-12, 2017 scorecard
List A debut Kei v Boland at Stellenbosch, Oct 29, 2006 scorecard
Last List A Sussex v South Africans at Hove, May 19, 2017 scorecard
T20s debut Cape Cobras v Dolphins at Cape Town, Mar 26, 2008 scorecard
Last T20s Boland v Gauteng at Paarl, Sep 25, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/26, 0, 24 Sussex v Leics Leicester 9 Jun 2017 FC
54, 1/15, 2/44 Sussex v Worcs Hove 2 Jun 2017 FC
0/9, 31, 1/42, 78 Sussex v Kent Tunbridge Wells 26 May 2017 FC
1/4, 149 Sussex v Durham Hove 21 May 2017 FC
1/29, 16 Sussex v Sth Africans Hove 19 May 2017 LA
0, 0/25 Sussex v Gloucs Eastbourne 14 May 2017 LA
61 Sussex v Essex Chelmsford 10 May 2017 LA
27 Sussex v Surrey Hove 7 May 2017 LA
0/48, 1 Sussex v Kent Canterbury 5 May 2017 LA
96, 0/8 Sussex v Glamorgan Hove 2 May 2017 LA
Profile

A left-hander with a classic cover drive, Stiaan van Zyl was not always an elegant top-order batsman. At primary school, he fancied himself as a quick bowler but later chose batting over a bucolic life in the Boland, where he was educated at the rugby-mad agricultural high school, Boland Landbou. He made his first-class debut at 19.

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May 19, 2017

Stiaan van Zyl broke the rapid opening stand, Sussex v South Africans, Tour match, Hove, May 19, 2017

Stiaan van Zyl broke the rapid opening stand

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May 2, 2017

Stiaan van Zyl goes down the ground during his 96, Sussex v Glamorgan, Royal London Cup, South Group, Hove, May 2, 2017

Stiaan van Zyl goes down the ground during his 96

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Aug 28, 2016

Stiaan van Zyl nudges one to the leg side, South Africa v New Zealand, 2nd Test, Centurion, 2nd day, August 28, 2016

Stiaan van Zyl nudges one to the leg side

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Tournament Results
Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Lord's - Jun 21, 2009
Pakistan won by 8 wickets (with 8 balls remaining)
Sri Lanka v West Indies at The Oval - Jun 19, 2009
Sri Lanka won by 57 runs
Pakistan v South Africa at Nottingham - Jun 18, 2009
Pakistan won by 7 runs
India v South Africa at Nottingham - Jun 16, 2009
South Africa won by 12 runs
New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Nottingham - Jun 16, 2009
Sri Lanka won by 48 runs
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