Francois du Plessis

Faf du Plessis
#18
Club: Chennai Super Kings
Position: Batsman
Nationality: South African
Age: 13.07.1984 (37)
Batting style: Right-handed
Wife: Imari Visser
Bowling style: Right-arm leg break
Height: 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Weight: 172 lbs
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Team: South Africa 2012 - 2020
Team: South Africa 2011 - 2019
Team: South Africa 2012 - 2019
Team: CSK 2012 - 2020
Runs scored
3901
Batting average
39.81
Balls faced
8582
50s
21
100s
9
Runs scored
5507
Batting average
46.67
Balls faced
6218
50s
35
100s
12
Runs scored
1407
Batting average
34.32
Balls faced
1049
50s
8
100s
1
Runs scored
2302
Batting average
32.89
Balls faced
1781
50s
16
100s
0

Season Team League
2012 - 2020 South Africa TEST
2011 - 2019 South Africa ICC ODI Championship
2012 - 2019 South Africa T20I
2012 - 2020 Chennai Super Kings Indian Premier League

Faf du Plessis Biography

Faf du Plessis is a South African cricket player who has easily managed to have a great time in the world of cricketing, whether being a captain or a batsman. He was born in Pretoria in South Africa on 13 July 1984. Plessis is a right-handed batsman and a right-arm leg-break bowler.

He usually plays in the middle playing order and plays a significant role in that playing order for the team. He has achieved several great records in his cricketing career, like Player of the Year in 2019, second-highest individual score by a South African cricket player, etc.

Plessis is a consistent player for the South Africa cricket team and has performed exceptionally great with several records as a batsman and a captain. He made his first Test debut at Adelaide against Australia in 2012. Plessis scored 78 runs and 110 runs in two different innings, but the match ended in a draw.

Plessis started his IPL career in 2011, Chennai Super Kings bought him for the team, and he showcased great performance, where he scored 398 runs.