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Shaun von Berg      

Full name Shaun von Berg

Born September 16, 1986, Pretoria, Transvaal

Current age 33 years 295 days

Major teams Northerns, Northerns Invitation XI, Titans

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Legbreak

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 111 166 26 4060 110* 29.00 7530 53.91 5 21 490 62 86 0
List A 73 50 5 569 47* 12.64 781 72.85 0 0 48 5 18 0
T20s 35 14 5 96 30 10.66 90 106.66 0 0 10 1 5 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 111 192 21198 11730 391 7/66 11/64 30.00 3.32 54.2 18 21 5
List A 73 70 3310 2582 99 5/33 5/33 26.08 4.68 33.4 7 1 0
T20s 35 33 678 809 40 4/15 4/15 20.22 7.15 16.9 2 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Border v Northerns at East London, Oct 8-10, 2009 scorecard
Last First-class Dolphins v Knights at Durban, Jan 20-23, 2020 scorecard
List A debut KwaZulu-Natal v Northerns at Durban, Oct 25, 2009 scorecard
Last List A Titans v Knights at Centurion, Mar 15, 2020 scorecard
T20s debut Eagles v Titans at Kimberley, Feb 14, 2010 scorecard
Last T20s Nelson Mandela Bay Giants v Durban Heat at Port Elizabeth, Nov 23, 2019 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
5/33, 2 Knights v Titans Centurion 15 Mar 2020 LA
2/43 Knights v Lions Bloemfontein 10 Mar 2020 LA
3/23 Knights v Cape Cobras Oudtshoorn 7 Mar 2020 LA
1/61 Knights v Titans Kimberley 1 Mar 2020 LA
1/43, 9 Knights v Lions Johannesburg 26 Feb 2020 LA
1/49, 3 Knights v Cape Cobras Kimberley 22 Feb 2020 LA
11, 0/44 Knights v Dolphins Bloemfontein 14 Feb 2020 LA
3/31, 17 Knights v Warriors Bloemfontein 7 Feb 2020 LA
2/31, 4 Knights v Dolphins Durban 1 Feb 2020 LA
0/61, 1, 21, 4/27 Knights v Dolphins Durban 20 Jan 2020 FC
Profile

A burly legspinner and big-hitting lower-order batsman with a sound temperament, Shaun von Berg bided his time at Northerns and played 96 first-class matches before he earned a call-up to the national squad. At the domestic level, von Berg had to compete with the likes of left-arm wristspinner Tabraiz Shamsi for a place in the Titans XI and found himself between the provincial and franchise structures, but when he was given an opportunity, he usually took it.

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Jul 7, 2018

Shaun von Berg bowls at a practice match, Sri Lankan Board Presidents XI v South Africans, 1st day, Colombo, July 7, 2018

Shaun von Berg bowls at a practice match

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Jul 5, 2018

Shaun von Berg throws the ball during training, Colombo, July 5, 2018

Shaun von Berg throws the ball during training

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