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Marco Jansen, Fabulous Batsman of South Africa

Man of the Match, Marco Jansen, 5th ODI of series of 5, 2023

The 5th ODI of the Series of 5 was played in Wanderers Stadium. Until now both South Africa and Australia were equal 2-2. So, this 5th ODI is won fantastically by South Africa. In addition, Marco Jansen is the man of the match. Marco left no effort to give support to South Africa which was not stable at the start of the game. A total of 47 runs were scored on 23 balls by Marco.

On the top he took 5 top Wickets of Australian batsmen 5/39 in 8 overs. Although the start of this Series was not good for South Africa. However, the team showed great determination and courage and received a magnificent Victory in the Series. Whereas Aiden Markram was awarded as the Player of the Series.

Marco Jansen
Marco Jansen

Personal Information of Marco Jansen

South African All-Rounder Marco Jansen was born in Klerksdorp South Africa on May 1, 2000. Marco was fond of playing Cricket as an Opening Batsman in his Childhood. Moreover, his brother Duan is also a Cricketer. 

NameMarco Jansen
DOBMay 1, 2000
Place of BirthKlerksdorp, South Africa
Height6 ft 9 inches
Batting StyleRight-hand Batsman
Bowling StyleLeft-arm( medium,fast)
Role in the teamBowling All-Rounder
Relative in CricketTwin brother, Duan Jansen
Personal Details
Marco Jansen
Marco Jansen

International Information

Marcos International Career in South Africa’s team started not long ago in 2021. At first, he was selected in the Test Squad for Series PAK vs SA in 2021. But his Test debut was in a series against India at the end of 2021 where he took his 1st maiden test wicket of Jasprit Bumrah. Jansen appeared in ODI Cricket in 2022 against India. Later in the same year Marco was selected to play in the T20I Squad also for the series against India.

International Details of Marco Jansen

National team SideSouth Africa
1st TestDEC 26, 2021 against IND
Last TestFEB 28, 2023 against WI
1st ODIJAN 19, 2022 against IND
Last ODISEP 15, 2023 against AUS
1st T20IJUNE 17, 2022 against IND
Last T20IAUG 30, 2023 against AUS
International Details

Career Statistics of Marco Jansen

Match CategoryTest ODIFC
Total Matches111431
Scored runs306265976
Average of Batting20.4029.4421.68
Highest Scores594787
Bowled Balls17756624864
Total Wickets4418113
Average of Bowling22.3838.2222.84
5 wickets in an innings113
10 Wickets in a Match000
Best of Bowling5/355/396/38
Career Stats
Marco Jansen
Marco Jansen

Domestic Career

At the start of his domestic career in 2017-18, Marco played for North-West. Also, he took the most Wickets (27 in 6 Matches) for North-West in CSA 3-day Provincial Cup in 2018-19. Later he also joined South Africa’s Under-19 Squad against India in 2019. Whereas in CSA T20 Challenge, Marco joined Knights Squad in 2019. Moreover, this was also the start of his T20 Career.

Furthermore, Marco also played for Durban-Heat for the Mzansi Super League tournament in 2019. Later Marco was selected by Mumbai Indians for the IPL Season 2021. Here he took two major Wickets of the opposing team Royal Challengers Bangalore in his IPL debut. Also, he played for the Eastern Province team in 2021-22 in South Africa.

Moreover, Jansen was also bought by Sunrisers Hyderabad for IPL 2022. Furthermore, for the inauguration of Major league Cricket 2023, he joined the Washington Freedom team.

Domestic Information

YearTeam Name
2018North West
2021Mumbai Indians
2022 to PresentSunrisers Hyderabad
2022 to PresentSunrisers Eastern Cape
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