Keegan Petersen is one of the brightest top order batter in the South Africa cricket, who was born in Paarl. He is a right handed batter and has displayed fine composure and ability to stitch partnerships. His First Class and List A debut came in 2012, while he featured in T20s in 2013.
|Date of Birth||8 August 1993|
|Wife||Kailynne Casey Petersen|
|Height||5 feet 8 inches|
In the 2013/14 First Class season, Keegan was the highest run scorer with 965 runs in 9 matches, and was named as Three Day cricketer of the Year. Then he amassed 923 runs in 2018/19 season, which certainly impressed the selectors. He was then named in December 2019 test squad against England, but his debut came in June 2021 against West Indies. He came into news, with his fine performance against India in January 2022.
Keegan Petersen has been playing first class cricket from 2012 and has amassed a total of 6346 runs with 16 centuries and 29 half centuries. In List A, he has scored 1780 runs, with 3 centuries. He has featured in 47 T20 matches and scored 811 runs. In the Test format, his 4th test appearance came in January 2022 against India, where he scored his maiden test fifty.
Keegan Petersen has played most of the matches in the first class circuit, and has played not enough matches in T20 format over the years since his debut. This is the reason of him not yet featured for any IPL team, but his performance in the India series might provide him a contract, if he gives his name as well.
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Keegan Petersen is married to Kailynne Casey Petersen and have a child named Blake Petersen.
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