Robin John Peterson (born 4 August 1979) is a former South African cricketer who bowls left arm spin and is a capable batsman. He has played 14 Tests and over 70 ODIs for South Africa. He announced his retirement from all forms of cricket in 9 November 2016.
|Born||4 August 1979|
Port Elizabeth, Cape Province, South Africa
|Bowling||Slow left arm orthodox|
|Relations||Portia Peterson (spouse)|
Harper Peterson (son)
|Test debut (cap 291)||1–4 May 2003 v Bangladesh|
|Last Test||12 February 2014 v Australia|
|ODI debut (cap 70)||25 September 2002 v India|
|Last ODI||11 November 2013 v Pakistan|
|ODI shirt no.||13|
|T20I debut (cap 22)||24 February 2006 v Australia|
|Last T20I||3 March 2013 v Pakistan|
|T20I shirt no.||13|
|Domestic team information|
|1997–2004||Eastern Province Warriors|
|2010||Derbyshire (squad no. 5)|
|2014||Surrey (T20 only)|
Source: ESPNcricinfo, 28 December 2013
He attended Alexander Road High School in Port Elizabeth and matriculated in 1997.
ICC World Cup 2011Edit
Robin Peterson's 4 for 12 versus Bangladesh is his best bowling performance in ODIs surpassing his 3 for 22 against England in Chennai. He also hit a quickfire 21 to make his team win against India. He finished the tournament as the highest South African wicket taker of the tournament with 15 wickets at 15.86 average.
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