Fanie de Villiers

Fanie de Villiers
Full Name:Fanie de Villiers
Date of birth:13 / 10 / 1964
Role:Bowler
Batting style:Right-hand
Bowling style:Right arm fast medium

Career summary

- Test debut - Australia v South Africa at Melbourne, 1993/94

- ODI debut South Africa v India at Cape Town - Dec 7, 1992

- Became a national hero after taking the wicket of Glenn McGrath to seal the most unlikely of wins against Australia in 1993-94.

- The Aussies had previously been on 51 for 1 needing just 66 more runs for victory before de Villiers and Allan Donald's dogged bowling destroyed the hosts.

- Now a media pundit in South Africa.

Test Matches

Batting
Career Span:1994-1998
Matches:18
Innings:26
Not Outs:7
Runs:359
Highest Score:67
Average:18.89
50s:2
100s:0
Ducks:3
Pairs:0
Caught Out:9
Stumped Out:1
Bowling
Innings Bowled:34
Overs:800.5
Maidens:222
Runs Conceded:2063
Wickets:85
5 Wicket Innings:5
10 Wicket Innings:0
Average:24.27
Economy Rate:2.58
Best bowling in Innings:6/23

ODI Matches

Batting
Career Span:1993-1997
Matches:83
Innings:36
Not Outs:15
Runs:170
Highest Score:20
Average:8.1
50s:0
100s:0
Ducks:7
Pairs:0
Caught Out:7
Stumped Out:2
Bowling
Innings Bowled:82
Overs:737.0
Maidens:86
Runs Conceded:2636
Wickets:95
5 Wicket Innings:0
10 Wicket Innings:0
Average:27.75
Economy Rate:3.58
Best bowling in Innings:4/27