Junior Dala is an unorthodox fast bowler who bowls at speed of 140 kph. Initially, he plays for ‘The unlimited Titans’ in South African domestic cricket. His hard work pays off when he earns his place in the National squad for T20 series against India.
Also, he had overcome alot of injuries, and for this, he stated that “the call-up was a reward for never giving up. “it feels great considering all those injuries that I suffered along the way.”
Name: Junior Dala
ODI: vs. Sri Lanka at Pallekele International Cricket Stadium on Aug 08, 2018
T20I: vs. India at New Wanderers Stadium on Feb 18, 2018
Career Turning Point: His life-changing point was when he named in the National squad for the T20 tournament against India.
Jersey Number: NA
Major Teams: South Africa, Titans, Delhi Capitals, South African Invitation XI, South Africa A, Durban Qalandars, Trinbago Knight Riders, Nelson Mandela Bay Giants
He called in the 2018 IPL season as a replacement for injured fellow South African seamer Chris Morris for the Delhi Daredevils.
In the year 2018, he was named in the squad for the Titans team for the 2018-19 season.
In 2018-19, he played in Momentum One-Day Cup, where he earned his career-best figures 6/19 against Cape Cobras.
Then he got a chance to play in South Africa squad for Twenty20 International for their series against India in February 2018.
In June 2018, he was named in South Africa’s One Day International squad to play against Sri Lanka.
Height (approx.): 5ft 10in
Weight (approx.): 72kg
Eye Colour: Brown
Hair Colour: Black
Date of Birth: 29th December 1989
Age (as of May 2019): 29 Year
Birth Place: Lusaka, Zambia
Nationality: South African
Zodiac sign/Sun sign: Capricorn
Coach: Rob Walter and Mandla Mashimbyi
School: Springs Boys High School
Father: Carl Dala
Mother: Beatrice Dala
Marital Status: NA
Address: Lusaka, Zambia
Dala started playing for domestic cricket team ‘The Unlimited Titans.’ He also plays for a couple of team like Eastern, South Africa A, Titans, Gauteng, etc.
He bowls with a speed of 140 kph.
Dala was the highest wicket-taker in the T-10 series against India in the year 2018.
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