Shabnim Ismail      

Full name Shabnim Ismail

Born October 5, 1988, Cape Town, Cape Province

Current age 31 years 234 days

Major teams Gauteng Women, South Africa Women, Western Province Women

Playing role Bowler

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Shabnim Ismail
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 1 1 0 1 1 1.00 11 9.09 0 0 0 0 0 0
ODIs 98 48 13 408 34 11.65 745 54.76 0 0 33 5 29 0
T20Is 92 38 13 175 20* 7.00 235 74.46 0 0 12 3 27 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 1 2 150 20 3 2/5 3/20 6.66 0.80 50.0 0 0 0
ODIs 98 98 4736 2841 136 6/10 6/10 20.88 3.59 34.8 4 1 0
T20Is 92 91 1931 1847 99 5/30 5/30 18.65 5.73 19.5 0 1 0
Career statistics
Only Test Netherlands Women v South Africa Women at Rotterdam, Jul 28-31, 2007 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut South Africa Women v Pakistan Women at Pretoria, Jan 20, 2007 scorecard
Last ODI New Zealand Women v South Africa Women at Hamilton, Jan 30, 2020 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut New Zealand Women v South Africa Women at Taunton, Aug 10, 2007 scorecard
Last T20I Australia Women v South Africa Women at Sydney, Mar 5, 2020 scorecard
T20I statistics
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/20 SA Women v AUS Women Sydney 5 Mar 2020 WT20I # 865
1/17 SA Women v PAK Women Sydney 1 Mar 2020 WT20I # 860
3/8 SA Women v Thai Women Canberra 28 Feb 2020 WT20I # 856
1/26 SA Women v ENG Women Perth 23 Feb 2020 WT20I # 849
0/30 SA Women v AUS Women Adelaide 18 Feb 2020 Other T20
- SA Women v SL Women Adelaide 16 Feb 2020 Other T20
1/21 SA Women v NZ Women Wellington 10 Feb 2020 WT20I # 844
0/28 SA Women v NZ Women Wellington 9 Feb 2020 WT20I # 843
0, 1/19 SA Women v NZ Women Hamilton 6 Feb 2020 WT20I # 837
2, 0/19 SA Women v NZ Women Mount Maunganui 2 Feb 2020 WT20I # 834
Profile

Opening fast-medium bowler Shabnim Ismail made her debut for South Africa as they emerged from their wilderness years in 2007, and quickly became their all-time leading international wicket-taker, a position she maintained throughout her career, having taken 149 international wickets up to and including the 2016 Women's World T20 in India.

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Feb 28, 2020

Shabnim Ismail's pace was too much for Thailand, South Africa v Thailand, Women's T20 World Cup, Canberra, February 28, 2020

Shabnim Ismail's pace was too much for Thailand

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Feb 23, 2020

Shabnim Ismail bowls, England v South Africa, ICC Women's T20 World Cup, Perth, February 23 2020

Shabnim Ismail bowls

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Nov 14, 2018

Shabnim Ismail celebrates a wicket, West Indies v South Africa, Women's World T20, Group A, St Lucia, November 14, 2018

Shabnim Ismail celebrates a wicket

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