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Aiden Markram


ABOUT

Full NameAiden Kyle Markram

BornOctober 4, 1994

Height6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)

NationalitySouth African

RoleBatsman / Right hand bat & Right arm off break

MOST RECENT MATCHES

MATCH RUNS BF 4s 6s SR OVERS MO RC WKTS ECO EX
WI vs SA 60 110 7 0 54.55 0 0 0 0 0 0
SA vs PAK 11 5 1 1 220.00 0 0 0 0 0 0
SA vs PAK 63 31 6 4 203.23 0 0 0 0 0 0
PAK vs SA 54 30 7 3 180.00 0 0 0 0 0 0
SA vs PAK 51 32 8 1 159.38 0 0 0 0 0 0
BATTING STATS

GAME TYPE M INN RUNS BF NO AVG SR 100s 50s HS 4s 6s CT ST
ODIs 29 27 719 833 1 27.65 86.31 0 2 67 85 14 15 0
TESTs 25 45 1820 3061 1 41.36 59.45 5 9 152 257 10 22 0
T20Is 6 6 197 115 0 32.83 171.30 0 3 63 23 10 4 0
T20s 50 46 1195 939 6 29.87 127.26 0 11 82 122 34 18 0
LISTAs 74 71 3021 3080 2 43.78 98.08 10 7 183 324 65 38 0
FIRSTCLASS 77 132 5760 9743 8 46.45 59.11 17 26 204 814 47 74 0
BOWLING STATS

GAME TYPE M INN OVERS RUNS WKTS AVG ECO BEST 5Ws 10Ws
ODIs 29 8 34 196 5 39.20 5.76 2/18 0 0
TESTs 25 11 33.2 103 0 3.09 0 0 0
T20Is 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
T20s 50 18 40.3 264 7 37.71 6.51 3/21 0 0
LISTAs 74 34 160.1 845 31 27.25 5.27 4/45 0 0
FIRSTCLASS 77 34 134.4 371 4 92.75 2.75 1/1 0 0
ABOUT

Aiden Markram Biography

Aiden Markram is a South African cricketer, who plays the role of an opening batsman. Born on October 4, 1994, in Centurion, Markram became the first South African captain to lead his team to a U19 World Cup glory in 2014.

Background

Markram is from a family which encouraged his passion of cricket to be taken up as a career option. Since the age of two, he is known to have begun playing cricket, though he was interested in soccer as well.

Debut

Markram was the top scorer for the Titans in 2014.

He made his international Test debut against Bangladesh in September 2017, where he was out for 97 and by the end of 2017, he had made two Test centuries.

During the Bangladesh tour of South Africa in October 2017, Markram scored his maiden half-century on his ODI debut in East London.

Rise to glory

Markram’s talent came to forefront when, as an opening batsman for South Africa, he was the leading run scorer for his country in the 2014 ICC U19 Cricket World Cup and third overall in the tournament.

Club career

In the domestic circuit, Markram plays for Titans and was the top scorer for them in the 2014-15 season. He was the third highest run scorer in Momentum One-Day Cup, scoring 508 runs.

He was consistent in the Sunfoil series First-Class competition as well with a run tally of 565 in 2017.

Captaincy

Prior to the captaincy in 2014 World Cup, he was conferred with the captaincy for the quadrangular series in India in 2012-13.

Markram was chosen as captain for the home ODI series against India, becoming the second youngest player to captain South Africa in ODIs. However, the hosts lost the series 1-5.

Records

In his first test series against Bangladesh in 2017, he scored 97 runs, the highest score by a South African batsman in his first test innings. 

He was the Man of the Match in the finals of the U19 World Cup in 2014 and got 370 runs in the tournament. He was also awarded the Man of Tournament.

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