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Cornelius Johannes Petrus Gerthardus van Zyl (born 1 October 1961 in Bloemfontein, Free State) is a former South African cricketer who played two One Day Internationals in 1992. As of 2018 he was employed by Cricket South Africa as general manager of cricket.[1]

Corrie van Zyl
Personal information
Full nameCornelius Johannes Petrus Gerthardus van Zyl
Born (1961-10-01) 1 October 1961 (age 57)
Bloemfontein, Free State Province, South Africa
BattingRight-handed batsman
BowlingRight-arm fast-medium
RoleBowler, Coach
International information
National side
ODI debut (cap 21)7 April 1992 v West Indies
Last ODI12 April 1992 v West Indies
Career statistics
Competition ODI FC LA
Matches 2 104 118
Runs scored 3 2,312 887
Batting average 3.00 18.06 15.83
100s/50s 0/0 1/10 2/2
Top score 3* 119 59*
Balls bowled 108 19,282 6,047
Wickets 0 349 127
Bowling average 23.38 27.81
5 wickets in innings 0 12 1
10 wickets in match 0 2 0
Best bowling 0/40 8/84 5/19
Catches/stumpings 0/– 41/– 28/–
Source: Cricinfo, 21 December 2013

Van Zyl previously coached the Gestetner Diamond Eagles and in 2010 he was appointed coach of the South Africa National cricket team, following the resignation of Mickey Arthur.[2] He held the post until the end of the 2011 World Cup.[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Where are South Africa's black African batsmen?". Cricinfo. Retrieved 2019-03-14.
  2. ^ "Arthur quits as South Africa coach - reports". cricinfo.com. Retrieved 2010-01-26.
  3. ^ "South Africa's World Cup exit: We'll struggle to shed chokers' tag - Gerald Majola". Cricinfo. Retrieved 2019-03-14.

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