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Sybrand Engelbrecht      

Full name Sybrand Abraham Engelbrecht

Born September 15, 1988, Johannesburg, Transvaal

Current age 29 years 9 days

Major teams Cape Cobras, Northerns, South Western Districts, Western Province

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Sybrand Abraham Engelbrecht
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 54 85 9 3067 214* 40.35 5484 55.92 7 10 375 9 47 0
List A 58 46 18 1275 97* 45.53 1616 78.89 0 10 111 15 31 0
T20s Insights on t20 45 37 13 568 58 23.66 542 104.79 0 2 45 6 18 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 54 54 2576 1643 37 5/74 6/120 44.40 3.82 69.6 0 1 0
List A 58 48 1934 1647 41 3/28 3/28 40.17 5.10 47.1 0 0 0
T20s Insights on t20 45 33 517 615 31 4/22 4/22 19.83 7.13 16.6 1 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut North West v Northerns at Potchefstroom, Oct 11-13, 2007 scorecard
Last First-class Western Province v North West at Cape Town, Dec 15-17, 2016 scorecard
List A debut North West v Northerns at Potchefstroom, Oct 14, 2007 scorecard
Last List A Boland v Western Province at Paarl, Oct 30, 2016 scorecard
T20s debut Eagles v Cape Cobras at Kimberley, Jan 28, 2009 scorecard
Last T20s Western Province v North West at Pietermaritzburg, Sep 4, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
166, 1/1, 0/10 W Province v North West Cape Town 15 Dec 2016 FC
27, 7 W Province v Northern Cpe Cape Town 3 Nov 2016 FC
76*, 1/37 W Province v Boland Paarl 30 Oct 2016 LA
15, 0/0 W Province v Boland Paarl 27 Oct 2016 FC
3/28, 73* W Province v S West D Oudtshoorn 16 Oct 2016 LA
98, 8 W Province v S West D Oudtshoorn 13 Oct 2016 FC
51* W Province v Namibia Walvis Bay 9 Oct 2016 LA
32 W Province v Namibia Walvis Bay 6 Oct 2016 FC
16 W Province v North West Pietermaritzburg 4 Sep 2016 T20
0/21 W Province v KZN-Inland Pietermaritzburg 3 Sep 2016 T20
Profile

He stole the spotlight with a stunning two-handed, diving catch at point during the 2008 Under-19 World Cup in Malaysia - headlined on Youtube as 'the Best ever catch in cricket history' - but allrounder Sybrand Engelbrecht has struggled to take his sensational fielding into other aspects of his game. The bulk of his career has been spent trying to become a franchise regular at Cape Cobras, where he often has to settle for a place in the provincial side instead.

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Sep 26, 2014

Sybrand Engelbrecht sets off for a run, Barbados Tridents v Cape Cobras, Champions League T20, Group B, Mohali, September 26, 2014

Sybrand Engelbrecht sets off for a run

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Sep 26, 2014

Sybrand Engelbrecht fluffs a catch, Barbados Tridents v Cape Cobras, Champions League T20, Group B, Mohali, September 26, 2014

Sybrand Engelbrecht fluffs a catch

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Sep 21, 2014

Sybrand Engelbrecht took three wickets with his offspin, Cape Cobras v Hobart Hurricanes, Champions League T20, Hyderabad, September 21, 2014

Sybrand Engelbrecht took three wickets with his offspin

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