Lizelle Lee made her debut for South Africa National Women’s Cricket Team in 2013. She began her international carrier as an opener. The big-hitting opener is one the South Africa’s key player. She is among the 14 players who were awarded a national contract by Cricket South Africa for the 2018-19 season. She was born in Ermelo, Mpumalanga and started playing cricket at the age of 7 yrs with her father. Lee never fails to impress with her dedication and hard work towards the nation. Apart from being a sports lover, she is also a great animal lover. She has plenty of self-confidence and is never afraid to praise herself. She once said, ‘I’m one of the best in the world’. And we don’t deny this!
Batting Style: Right Handed Bat
Bowling Style: Right-arm medium
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Hair Colour: Blonde
Date of Birth: April 2, 1992
Age (as on July 2019): 27 years 3 months 8 days
Birth Place: Ermelo
Zodiac sign: Aries
Nationality: South African
School: Ligbron Academy of Technology
College: North-West University, Potchefstroom
Educational Qualifications: Graduation
Coach/Mentor: Hilton Moreeng
Test: India Women v South Africa Women at Mysore, Nov 16-19, 2014.
ODI: South Africa Women v Bangladesh Women at Benoni, Sep 20, 2013.
T20I: South Africa Women v Bangladesh Women at Potchefstroom, Sep 12, 2013.
Jersey Number: 67
Major Teams: Mpumalanga Women, North West Women, South Africa Emerging Players Women, South Africa Women
Games played: ODI – 73. T20 – 53. Test – one appearance.
Runs scored: ODI – 2291. T20 – 1107. Test – six runs.
Sixes hit: ODI – 63, T20 – 37.
Bowling average: ODI – 31.00.
Batting average: ODI – 33.69. T20 – 24.06.
Highest score: ODI – 117. T20 – 69*.
Best figures: 2/12.
Hobbies: Golf, spending time with her family and dogs(three)
Favourite Cricketers: Lance Klusener (SA Cricketer)
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Favourite Food: spaghetti bolognaise made by mom
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Lizelle Lee Girlfriend
Marital Status, Lizelle Lee wife: Married to Tanja Cronje (same sex marriage)
Awards and recognitions
In February 2019, Lizelle Lee was withdrawn from SA’s squad for not meeting the fitness standards.
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