Anrich Nortje

South Africa
Age
November 16, 1993 (28 years)
Role
Bowler
Birth Place
Batting Style
Right Handed
Nationality
South Africa
Bowling Style
Right-arm fast

Anrich Nortje is a 26-year old right-arm fast bowler who has played international cricket for South Africa.

ICC Rankings

Test ODI T20I
Batting
-
-
-
Bowling
26
74
-

Team played

South Africa, Eastern Province, South Africa A, Kolkata Knight Riders, Delhi Capitals, Warriors, St Lucia Zouks, Cape Town Blitz, Quinny’s Kites

Batting Career Summary

M I N/O R HS 100s 50s 4s 6s Avg S/R Ct St Ducks R/O
Test
12
21
4
115
40 v ENG
0
0
15
0
6.76
23.90
4
0
7
0
ODI
9
2
1
9
8 v SL
0
0
0
0
9.00
47.36
2
0
0
0
T20I
5
1
0
2
2 v AUS
0
0
0
0
2.00
33.33
-
-
0
0
IPL
16
5
4
7
3* v PBKS
0
0
0
0
7.00
116.66
4
0
2
0

Bowling Career Summary

I O M R W Best 3w 5w Avg E/R S/R Matches
Test
21
363.4
64
1321
47
6/56 v SL
3
3
28.10
3.63
46.42
12
ODI
9
75.4
2
397
21
4/51 v PAK
2
0
18.90
5.24
21.61
9
T20I
5
19
0
155
3
1/24 v AUS
0
0
51.66
8.15
38.00
5
IPL
16
61
0
512
22
3/33 v KKR
2
0
23.27
8.39
16.63
16

Test Career

Nortje has taken 19 wickets in 6 Tests at 35.10. He played his first match against India in Pune in October 2019. While Anrich took just one wicket for 179 runs in two Tests played in India, he did much better in the four matches he played against England in South Africa, taking 18 wickets at 41.6 with the best bowling in an innings of 5/110. At Centurion in December 2019, South Africa batted first in a Test against England and scored 284. England, in reply, were bowled out for 181. Nortje returned figures of 2/47. Chasing 376 to win in the 4th innings, England could not make more than 268. This time around, Nortje contributed 3/56. He made his last appearance against England in Johannesburg in January 2020.

ODI Career

Nortje has taken 14 wickets in 7 ODIs at 20.21. He played his first match against Sri Lanka in Johannesburg in March 2019. All 7 matches Nortje has played have been won by South Africa. in the four-match series against Sri Lanka in South Africa, he took 8 wickets in 4 games with the best bowling figures of 3/57. In 3 games against Australia in South Africa, he took 6 wickets with the best bowling figures of 2/35. His last appearance came against Australia in Potchefstroom in March 2020.

T20I Career

Nortje has taken 3 wickets in 3 T20Is at 48.50. He played his first match against India in Mohali in September 2019. Playing in Port Elizabeth on 23 February 2020, South Africa batted first and scored 158/4. Australia were restricted to 146/6 in their innings with Nortje taking 1/24, accounting for the scalp of AC Agar. He made his last appearance against Australia in Cape Town in February 2020.