Clayton August

Clayton August (born 16 February 1990) is a South African cricketer. He is a left-handed batsman and a left-arm medium-fast bowler who played for Boland. He was born in Vredenburg.

August made a single first-class appearance during the 2006-07 season, in which, as a tailender, he did not bat, but bowled five overs, taking match figures of 0-12. August was a part of the South African Under-19 World Cup squad in 2007-08, and played two games in the competition, his first act in the competition being to bowl out Namibian opening batsman Raymond van Schoor.

August has played for Boland Under-19s since the opening of the 2008-09 season. He was included in the Easterns cricket team squad for the 2015 Africa T20 Cup.[1] He was also the leading wicket-taker in the 2017–18 Sunfoil 3-Day Cup tournament, with 41 dismissals in ten matches.[2]

In September 2018, he was named in Easterns' squad for the 2018 Africa T20 Cup.[3] He was the leading wicket-taker in the 2019–20 CSA 3-Day Provincial Cup, with 39 dismissals in nine matches.[4]


  1. ^ Easterns Squad / Players – ESPNcricinfo. Retrieved 31 August 2015.
  2. ^ "Sunfoil 3-Day Cup, 2017/18: Most wickets". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 13 April 2018.
  3. ^ "Easterns Squad". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 12 September 2018.
  4. ^ "3-Day Franchise Series, 2019/20: Most wickets". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 24 March 2020.

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