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Andile Lucky Phehlukwayo (born 3 March 1996) is a South African cricketer.[1] He was part of South Africa's squad for the 2014 ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup. He was included in the KwaZulu-Natal cricket team squad for the 2015 Africa T20 Cup.[2] He made his international debut for the South Africa cricket team in September 2016.

Andile Phehlukwayo
Personal information
Full nameAndile Lucky Phehlukwayo
Born (1996-03-03) 3 March 1996 (age 23)
Durban, Kwa-Zulu Natal, South Africa
BattingLeft-handed
BowlingRight-arm fast-medium
RoleAll-rounder
International information
National side
Test debut (cap 333)28 September 2017 v Bangladesh
Last Test24 January 2018 v India
ODI debut (cap 118)25 September 2016 v Ireland
Last ODI6 July 2019 v Australia
T20I debut (cap 68)20 January 2017 v Sri Lanka
Last T20I24 March 2019 v Sri Lanka
Domestic team information
YearsTeam
2014–presentKwaZulu-Natal
2014–presentDolphins
2018Cape Town Blitz
Career statistics
Competition Test ODI FC LA
Matches 4 45 28 48
Runs scored 19 448 688 459
Batting average 9.50 29.86 20.23 19.95
100s/50s 0/0 0/1 0/2 0/1
Top score 9 69* 64* 64
Balls bowled 250 1,814 2,566 1,808
Wickets 11 57 40 55
Bowling average 13.36 29.75 37.25 30.41
5 wickets in innings 0 0 1 1
10 wickets in match 0 0 0 0
Best bowling 3/13 4/22 5/62 6/27
Catches/stumpings 2/– 11/– 8/– 12/–
Source: ESPNcricinfo, 6 July 2019

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Early and domestic careerEdit

Phehlukwayo won a bursary to Glenwood High School in Durban for field hockey. He was introduced to cricket by his guardian Rosemary Dismore, who employed his mother as a domestic worker.[3] In August 2017, he was named in Jo'burg Giants' squad for the first season of the T20 Global League.[4] However, in October 2017, Cricket South Africa initially postponed the tournament until November 2018, with it being cancelled soon after.[5]

In September 2018, he was named in KwaZulu-Natal's squad for the 2018 Africa T20 Cup.[6] He was the leading wicket-taker for KwaZulu-Natal in the tournament, with ten dismissals in four matches.[7]

In October 2018, he was named in Cape Town Blitz's squad for the first edition of the Mzansi Super League T20 tournament.[8][9]

International careerEdit

In September 2016, he was named in South Africa's One Day International (ODI) squad for their series against Australia.[10] He made his ODI debut for South Africa against Ireland on 25 September 2016.[11] In January 2017 he was included in South Africa's Twenty20 International (T20I) squad for their series against Sri Lanka.[12] He made his T20I debut for South Africa against Sri Lanka on 20 January 2017.[13]

In June 2017, he was named in South Africa's Test squad for their series against England, but he did not play.[14] In September 2017, he was named in South Africa's Test squad for their series against Bangladesh.[15] He made his Test debut for South Africa against Bangladesh on 28 September 2017.[16]

In April 2019, he was named in South Africa's squad for the 2019 Cricket World Cup.[17][18] On 23 June 2019, in the match against Pakistan, Phehlukwayo played in his 50th ODI.[19] Following the World Cup, the International Cricket Council (ICC) named Phehlukwayo as the rising star of the squad.[20]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Andile Phehlukwayo". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 27 June 2015.
  2. ^ KwaZulu-Natal Squad / Players – ESPNcricinfo. Retrieved 31 August 2015.
  3. ^ "Go in with a game plan". Red Bulletin Magazine. Retrieved 26 February 2017.
  4. ^ "T20 Global League announces final team squads". T20 Global League. Archived from the original on 5 September 2017. Retrieved 28 August 2017.
  5. ^ "Cricket South Africa postpones Global T20 league". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 10 October 2017.
  6. ^ "KwaZulu-Natal Squad". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 12 September 2018.
  7. ^ "Africa T20 Cup, 2018/19 - KwaZulu-Natal: Batting and bowling averages". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 16 September 2018.
  8. ^ "Mzansi Super League - full squad lists". Sport24. Retrieved 17 October 2018.
  9. ^ "Mzansi Super League Player Draft: The story so far". Independent Online. Retrieved 17 October 2018.
  10. ^ "South Africa pick Phehlukwayo for Australia ODIs". ESPNcricinfo. ESPN Sports Media. 6 September 2016. Retrieved 6 September 2016.
  11. ^ "Ireland tour of South Africa, Only ODI: South Africa v Ireland at Benoni, Sep 25, 2016". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 25 September 2016.
  12. ^ "Behardien to lead in T20 as SA ring changes". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 9 January 2017.
  13. ^ "Sri Lanka tour of South Africa, 1st T20I: South Africa v Sri Lanka at Centurion, Jan 20, 2017". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 20 January 2017.
  14. ^ "Kuhn, Phehlukwayo in South Africa's Test squad". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 26 June 2017.
  15. ^ "Markram set for Test debut against Bangladesh". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 22 September 2017.
  16. ^ "1st Test, Bangladesh tour of South Africa at Potchefstroom, Sep 28-Oct 2 2017". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 28 September 2017.
  17. ^ "Hashim Amla in World Cup squad; Reeza Hendricks, Chris Morris miss out". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 18 April 2019.
  18. ^ "Amla edges out Hendricks to make South Africa's World Cup squad". International Cricket Council. Retrieved 18 April 2019.
  19. ^ "ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 (Match 30): Pakistan vs South Africa – Stats Preview". Cricket Addictor. Retrieved 23 June 2019.
  20. ^ "CWC19 report card: South Africa". International Cricket Council. Retrieved 9 July 2019.

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