Marcello Piedt

Marcello Nicolin Piedt (born 23 September 1992) is a young South African bowler representing the South Western Districts. Piedt was called up to the SA Schools team in 2011 and has represented South Western Districts since the U13 levels. He is also a member of the Warriors Cubs franchise.[1] He took 10–5–6–7 against Western Province on first-class debut in October 2012,[2] and finished with 59 wickets,[3][4] a record for a South African debut season.[5] He was included in the South Western Districts cricket team squad for the 2015 Africa T20 Cup.[6]

Marcello Piedt
Personal information
Full nameMarcello Nicolin Piedt
Born (1992-09-23) 23 September 1992 (age 28)
Oudtshoorn, Cape Province, South Africa
BattingRight-handed
BowlingRight-arm medium-fast
RoleBowler
Domestic team information
YearsTeam
2012–presentSouth Western Districts
FC debut18 October 2012 SW Districts v Western Province
Only LA29 December 2012 SW Districts v Border
Career statistics
Competition FC LA T20
Matches 13 1 5
Runs scored 137 16 4
Batting average 7.61 16.00
100s/50s 0/0 0/0 0/0
Top score 25 16 3*
Balls bowled 1,846 24 102
Wickets 59 1 7
Bowling average 16.93 23.00 18.28
5 wickets in innings 4 0 0
10 wickets in match 0 n/a n/a
Best bowling 7/6 1/23 3/34
Catches/stumpings 3/– 0/– 2/–
Source: CricketArchive, 8 April 2013

He was the leading wicket-taker in the 2017–18 Sunfoil 3-Day Cup for South Western Districts, with 31 dismissals in ten matches.[7]

In September 2018, he was named in South Western Districts' squad for the 2018 Africa T20 Cup.[8] He was the leading wicket-taker for South Western Districts in the 2018–19 CSA 3-Day Provincial Cup, with 35 dismissals in eight matches.[9]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "SWD Cricket | Oudtshoorn - Cricket - George | South Western Districts Cricket Board". www.swdcricket.co.za. Archived from the original on 2013-01-16. Retrieved 2016-06-29.
  2. ^ "South Western Districts v Western Province". www.cricketarchive.co.uk. Retrieved 2016-06-29.
  3. ^ "FIRST-CLASS BOWLING IN EACH SEASON BY MARCELLO PIEDT". www.cricketarchive.com. Retrieved 2016-06-29.
  4. ^ "Marcello Piedt player of the season". Suid-Kaap Forum. Retrieved 2016-06-29.
  5. ^ "Andrew Samson Stats: Most wickets in season of first-class debut in South Africa". awsstats.blogspot.co.uk. Retrieved 2016-06-29.
  6. ^ "South Western Districts Squad". Cricinfo. Retrieved 2016-06-29.
  7. ^ "Sunfoil 3-Day Cup, 2017/18 South Western Districts: Batting and bowling averages". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 13 April 2018.
  8. ^ "South Western Districts Squad". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 12 September 2018.
  9. ^ "CSA 3-Day Provincial Cup, 2018/19 - South Western Districts: Batting and bowling averages". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 30 March 2019.

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