Heinrich Klaasen      

Full name Heinrich Klaasen

Born July 30, 1991, Pretoria, Transvaal

Current age 29 years 179 days

Major teams South Africa, Northerns, Northerns Under-19s, Rajasthan Royals, Royal Challengers Bangalore, South Africa A, South Africa Emerging Players, Titans, Toronto Nationals

Playing role Wicketkeeper batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Education High School Menlopark

Heinrich Klaasen
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 1 2 0 11 6 5.50 34 32.35 0 0 1 0 3 1
ODIs 17 16 4 493 123* 41.08 520 94.80 1 3 46 11 17 3
T20Is 13 13 2 271 69 24.63 180 150.55 0 2 15 16 10 0
First-class 75 119 16 4534 201 44.01 7309 62.03 10 21 531 93 250 19
List A 76 71 13 2192 127 37.79 2283 96.01 2 16 175 61 88 12
T20s 82 76 21 1513 77* 27.50 1089 138.93 0 7 100 64 40 19
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs 17 1 18 19 0 - - - 6.33 - 0 0 0
T20Is 13 1 6 14 0 - - - 14.00 - 0 0 0
First-class 75 3 88 50 2 1/12 1/12 25.00 3.40 44.0 0 0 0
List A 76 8 162 159 5 2/38 2/38 31.80 5.88 32.4 0 0 0
T20s 82 5 42 68 1 1/12 1/12 68.00 9.71 42.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
Only Test India v South Africa at Ranchi, Oct 19-22, 2019 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut South Africa v India at Cape Town, Feb 7, 2018 scorecard
Last ODI South Africa v Australia at Potchefstroom, Mar 7, 2020 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut South Africa v India at Johannesburg, Feb 18, 2018 scorecard
Last T20I South Africa v England at Paarl, Nov 29, 2020 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Northerns v Griqualand West at Pretoria, Oct 18-20, 2012 scorecard
Last First-class Warriors v Titans at Port Elizabeth, Nov 9-12, 2020 scorecard
List A debut Northerns v Griqualand West at Pretoria, Oct 21, 2012 scorecard
Last List A South Africa v Australia at Potchefstroom, Mar 7, 2020 scorecard
T20s debut North West v Northerns at Potchefstroom, Nov 13, 2011 scorecard
Last T20s South Africa v England at Paarl, Nov 29, 2020 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
7 South Africa v England Paarl 29 Nov 2020 T20I # 1111
20, 0/14 South Africa v England Cape Town 27 Nov 2020 T20I # 1109
2c/0s, 68, 1c/0s, 20* Titans v Warriors Port Elizabeth 9 Nov 2020 FC
4c/1s, 1, 2c/0s, 25 Titans v Cape Cobras Cape Town 2 Nov 2020 FC
0/19, 68* South Africa v Australia Potchefstroom 7 Mar 2020 ODI # 4254
51 South Africa v Australia Bloemfontein 4 Mar 2020 ODI # 4252
123* South Africa v Australia Paarl 29 Feb 2020 ODI # 4248
22 South Africa v Australia Cape Town 26 Feb 2020 T20I # 1065
66 South Africa v England Centurion 16 Feb 2020 T20I # 1043
54 Titans v Cape Cobras Cape Town 12 Feb 2020 LA
Profile

A clean-hitting, wicketkeeper batsman, Heinrich Klaasen emerged on the scene at the same time that Quinton de Kock nailed down a place in the South African team, across all formats. As someone who had always combined the disciplines of batting and glovework, Klaasen hoped to make it in either skill and establish himself as all-round option, if required.

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Nov 27, 2020

Tom Curran stoops in his followthrough as Heinrich Klaasen drives back down the ground, South Africa v England, 1st T20I, Cape Town, November 27, 2020

Tom Curran stoops in his followthrough as Heinrich Klaasen drives back down the ground

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Mar 7, 2020

Heinrich Klaasen celebrates after hitting the winning runs, Australia v South Africa, 3rd ODI, Potchefstroom, March 7, 2020

Heinrich Klaasen celebrates after hitting the winning runs

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Mar 7, 2020

Jon-Jon Smuts made his maiden international fifty, Australia v South Africa, 3rd ODI, Potchefstroom, March 7, 2020

Jon-Jon Smuts made his maiden international fifty

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