Reeza Hendricks

Country: South Africa
Born: August 14, 1989, Kimberley, Cape Province
Batting Style: Right hand Bat
Bowling Style: Right arm Offbreak
Playing role: Opening Batter

Reeza Hendricks Bio

Reeza Raphael Hendricks, a renowned South African cricketer, has made a name for himself as a destructive T20 opener with his elegant strokeplay and ability to score quickly. Known for his crisp shot-making, particularly through the covers, Hendricks has established himself as a valuable asset to the South African national cricket team.

Hendricks made his debut for the national team in a T20I series against Australia in 2014. In only his third match, he showcased his talent by scoring an impressive 49 runs. However, it was in August 2018 that he truly left his mark when he became one of the few South Africans to score a century in their first One Day International (ODI). With a brilliant knock of 102 runs from just 89 balls, he played a key role in securing an away series win against Sri Lanka.

Born and raised in South Africa, Hendricks steadily rose through the country’s domestic ranks with consistent performances in limited-overs cricket. He initially represented Griqualand West before moving on to the Lions franchise. Hendricks’ talent was recognized at a young age when he was selected for the South African squad in the 2008 Under-19 World Cup held in Malaysia. The tournament saw him face off against future Indian cricket superstar Virat Kohli in the final.

In 2018, Hendricks cemented his place as a regular starter for the South African national team in white-ball cricket after an exceptional domestic season. He became the first player to score centuries in all three South African franchise competitions in a single season. Alongside centuries in the four-day and Momentum one-day tournaments, he also recorded impressive hundreds in the Ram Slam T20 event.

The same year, Hendricks played a crucial role in the Jozi Stars’ title victory in the inaugural edition of the Mzansi Super League. In the tournament, he accumulated 412 runs in just eight innings, including back-to-back unbeaten centuries. His stellar performances further solidified his reputation as one of South Africa’s most talented and explosive batsmen.

In the lead-up to the T20 World Cup in mid-2022, Hendricks displayed exceptional form. He scored three consecutive fifties against England, followed by impressive knocks of 74 and 42 against Ireland within a span of ten days. Furthermore, he contributed 74 runs in an away ODI against India.

Overall, Reeza Rafael Hendricks continues to be a valuable asset to the South African national cricket team. With his destructive batting style and ability to pace an innings, he remains a force to be reckoned with in T20 cricket. As he continues to showcase his talent and dedication to the sport, fans eagerly anticipate witnessing more remarkable performances from this extraordinary cricketer.

Reeza Hendricks Career Stats

Reeza Hendricks Batting Stats

Batting Matches Innings Nos Runs High Score Ave BF SR 100s 50s 4s 6s Ct St
Tests - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 56 55 1 1702 83 31.51 1300 130.92 0 14 198 33 25 0
ODIs 34 34 2 929 102 29.03 1180 78.72 1 7 98 9 20 0
FC 144 258 17 8130 168* 33.73 15407 52.76 16 39 1153 54 142 0
List A 215 207 13 7137 181 36.78 8260 86.4 17 41 751 92 101 0
T20s 197 183 21 5637 108* 34.79 4454 126.56 4 40 555 138 80 0

Reeza Hendricks Bowling Stats

Bowling Matches Innings Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10w
Tests - - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 56 1 6 21 0 - - - 21 - 0 0 0
ODIs 34 3 42 47 1 1/13 1/13 47 6.71 42 0 0 0
FC 144 43 965 688 10 2/25 2/25 68.8 4.27 96.5 0 0 0
List A 215 33 720 641 22 3/18 3/18 29.13 5.34 32.7 0 0 0
T20s 197 9 120 136 4 1/9 1/9 34 6.8 30 0 0 0

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