Jean Paul Duminy is regarded as one of the best left-handed batsman in the world. Along with having captained the team, he is also an excellent all-rounder. Be it chasing a target or defending it, Duminy always has a hand in helping his team out of the difficult situation. This characteristic makes him one of the most valued assets for the tema.
Date of Birth:
14 April 1984
Age (as on 2018):
Strandfortein, Cape Town, South Africa
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vs Australia at Chittagong, December 17, 2005
vs Sri Lanka at Colombo, August 20, 2004
vs Bangladesh at Cape Town, September 15, 2005
#21 South Africa, Mumbai Indians
Mumbai Indians, Cape Copras
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Career Turning Point
The tour of Australia in 2008 was the turning point of JP Duminy’s career. He had been inconsistent till then, but he clutched out an important second innings in one of the test matches and showed his mettle to the entire cricketing world.
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Volkswagen GTI, Audi A4, Audi Q5, BMW X5
Girlfriends, Spouse and Children
Isabella Duminy (2015)
94.7 lakh INR ($137,830)
Awards and recognitions
JP Duminy’s 206 runs innings is his highest score in the first class cricket.
In the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup, he became the first South African to take a hattrick in this tournament
Lesser Known Facts
The South African selectors weren’t impressed with him initially when he was taken in the team.
He was part of South Africa’s third highest overall partnership with Dean Elgar.