Temba Bavuma      

Full name Temba Bavuma

Born May 17, 1990, Cape Town, Cape Province

Current age 30 years 15 days

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

Playing role Middle-order batsman

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 40 67 7 1845 102* 30.75 3818 48.32 1 13 235 4 17 0
ODIs 6 6 0 335 113 55.83 363 92.28 1 1 30 4 4 0
T20Is 5 5 1 199 49 49.75 146 136.30 0 0 16 5 5 0
First-class 146 245 29 7915 180 36.64 15092 52.44 15 40 1002 36 79 0
List A 95 82 9 2329 117* 31.90 2796 83.29 3 9 182 25 23 0
T20s 73 64 11 1710 104 32.26 1327 128.86 1 6 149 38 34 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 40 5 96 61 1 1/29 1/29 61.00 3.81 96.0 0 0 0
ODIs 6 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 5 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 146 22 482 313 7 2/34 2/34 44.71 3.89 68.8 0 0 0
List A 95 1 3 4 0 - - - 8.00 - 0 0 0
T20s 73 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
Test debut South Africa v West Indies at Port Elizabeth, Dec 26-30, 2014 scorecard
Last Test South Africa v England at Johannesburg, Jan 24-27, 2020 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut South Africa v Ireland at Benoni, Sep 25, 2016 scorecard
Last ODI South Africa v Australia at Paarl, Feb 29, 2020 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut India v South Africa at Mohali, Sep 18, 2019 scorecard
Last T20I South Africa v England at Centurion, Feb 16, 2020 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Eastern Province v Gauteng at Port Elizabeth, Oct 2-4, 2008 scorecard
Last First-class South Africa v England at Johannesburg, Jan 24-27, 2020 scorecard
List A debut Eastern Province v Gauteng at Port Elizabeth, Oct 5, 2008 scorecard
Last List A South Africa v Australia at Paarl, Feb 29, 2020 scorecard
T20s debut Griqualand West v Gauteng at Kimberley, Oct 2, 2011 scorecard
Last T20s South Africa v England at Centurion, Feb 16, 2020 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
26 South Africa v Australia Paarl 29 Feb 2020 ODI # 4248
49 South Africa v England Centurion 16 Feb 2020 T20I # 1043
31 South Africa v England Durban 14 Feb 2020 T20I # 1041
43 South Africa v England East London 12 Feb 2020 T20I # 1039
29 South Africa v England Johannesburg 9 Feb 2020 ODI # 4242
21 South Africa v England Durban 7 Feb 2020 ODI # 4238
98 South Africa v England Cape Town 4 Feb 2020 ODI # 4234
32 Lions v Titans Centurion 31 Jan 2020 LA
6, 27 South Africa v England Johannesburg 24 Jan 2020 Test # 2382
17, 180 Lions v Dolphins Pietermaritzburg 13 Jan 2020 FC
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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Feb 29, 2020

Pat Cummins removed Temba Bavuma, South Africa v Australia, 1st ODI, Paarl, February 29, 2020

Pat Cummins removed Temba Bavuma

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Feb 16, 2020

Temba Bavuma steers one behind square, South Africa v England, 3rd T20I, Centurion. February 16, 2020

Temba Bavuma steers one behind square

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Feb 14, 2020

Temba Bavuma swings down the ground, South Africa v England, 2nd T20I, Durban, February 14, 2020

Temba Bavuma swings down the ground

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