Jon Jon Smuts

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Name
Jon Jon Smuts
Position
All Rounder, Captain
Current Team
Warriors
Leagues
4-Day Franchise Series, Momentum One Day Cup, T20
Seasons
2018/2019
Birthday
September 21, 1988
Age
31

Jon Jon Trevor Smuts

Jon Jon Smuts was born in Grahamstown on the 21st of September 1988 where he later went to high school at Graeme College. As a youngster his love for cricket started off when he used to watch his dad playing and then he would play with his brother for competition. As a batting all-rounder and the Warriors Cricket captain he has been pivotal for the team since he joined the team in 2007 and he prides himself on bringing seriousness and his leadership skills into the team. Jon Jon has played for the Eastern Province team in the 2015 Africa T20 Cup, in 2010 he was selected for the South African Emerging Players squad and was the 2010/2011 player of the season for the Warriors. Jon Jon has played for South Africa A and the South Africa Under-19s side. In 2016 he played in the Caribbean Premier League for St Kitts and Nevis Patriots In 2017 he made his South African T20 International debut against Sri Lanka, where he dubs his debut for South Africa as his most memorable cricket moment. Jon Jon loves spending time with his family or playing golf on his off days, if he was not a cricketer he would be a pro golfer. He loves the playing styles of Jacques Kallis, Ricky Ponting and Brian Lara.

Major teams South Africa, Eastern Province, South Africa A,South Africa Under-19s, St Kitts and Nevis Patriots, Warriors

Playing role Batting allrounder

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
T20Is 8 8 0 126 45 15.75 114 110.52 0 0 14 5 1 0
First-class 98 179 10 5452 150* 32.26 8972 60.76 9 31 789 26 53 0
List A 128 123 8 4048 173* 35.20 4998 80.99 6 27 452 45 40 0
T20s 122 121 12 2998 107* 27.50 2397 125.07 2 15 314 94 29 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
T20Is 8 6 76 101 1 1/19 1/19 101.00 7.97 76.0 0 0 0
First-class 98 132 8576 4766 134 6/80 10/165 35.56 3.33 64.0 8 1 1
List A 128 100 4004 3354 82 4/4 4/4 40.90 5.02 48.8 3 0 0
T20s 122 95 1594 1812 75 3/15 3/15 24.16 6.82 21.2 0 0 0
Career statistics
T20I debut South Africa v Sri Lanka at Centurion, Jan 20, 2017 scorecard
Last T20I South Africa v India at Centurion, Feb 21, 2018 scorecard
First-class debut Eastern Province v KwaZulu-Natal at Port Elizabeth, Feb 15-17, 2007 scorecard
Last First-class Warriors v Dolphins at East London, Jan 21-24, 2019 scorecard
List A debut Eastern Province v Border at Port Elizabeth, Nov 11, 2007 scorecard
Last List A Warriors v Titans at Port Elizabeth, Mar 3, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Warriors v Zimbabwe at Port Elizabeth, Mar 25, 2008 scorecard
Last T20s Paarl Rocks v Nelson Mandela Bay Giants at Paarl, Dec 12, 2018 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/58, 77 Warriors v Titans Port Elizabeth 3 Mar 2019 LA
4, 3/63 Warriors v Lions East London 1 Mar 2019 LA
0/24, 42* Warriors v Dolphins Durban 26 Feb 2019 LA
2, 2/22 Warriors v Knights Kimberley 22 Feb 2019 LA
1* Warriors v Lions Johannesburg 13 Feb 2019 LA
1/46, 15 Warriors v Cape Cobras Paarl 8 Feb 2019 LA
10, 3/34, 20 Warriors v Dolphins East London 21 Jan 2019 FC
0/4, 38, 0/29, 70* Warriors v Cape Cobras Cape Town 14 Jan 2019 FC
36, 1/81, 75*, 1/6 Warriors v Titans East London 4 Jan 2019 FC
1/27, 63, 0/59, 44 Warriors v Cape Cobras Port Elizabeth 19 Dec 2018 FC