Faf du Plessis

Faf du Plessis
Full Name: Francois du Plessis
Birth date: July 13 1984
Age: 39 years
Birth Country: South Africa
Batting Style: Right Hand
Bowling Style: Legbreak
Team :
Champions League T20 Chennai Super Kings
Indian Premier League Chennai Super Kings, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Rising Pune Supergiants
Big Bash League Melbourne Renegades, Perth Scorchers
Bangladesh Premier League Comilla Victorians
Caribbean Premier League St Lucia Kings, Saint Kitts and Nevis Patriots
Ram Slam T20 Challenge Titans
SA20 Joburg Super Kings
PSL Peshawar Zalmi, Quetta Gladiators
Major League Cricket Texas Super Kings
T10 League Morrisville SAMP ARMY, Bangla Tigers
LPL Jaffna Kings
The Hundred Northern Superchargers

Faf du Plessis Last 10 Innings

RunsOppMatch DateScore
3 Durban Super Giants2024-02-08 DT20
55 Paarl Royals2024-02-07 DT20
57 Durban Super Giants2024-02-03 DT20
0 Sunrisers Eastern Cape2024-01-31 DT20
50 MI Cape Town2024-01-29 DT20
17 Paarl Royals2024-01-24 DT20
9 Pretoria Capitals2024-01-20 DT20
10 Paarl Royals2024-01-17 DT20
7 Durban Super Giants2024-01-15 DT20
6 MI Cape Town2024-01-13 DT20

Statistictics by year

Batting Stats

TEST 6811810414 4163 199 40.03898646.33 0 10 21 516 21 630
ODI 13412810919 5240 185 48.07585989.44 0 12 32 467 66 790
IT20 5050437 1528 119 35.531137134.39 0 1 10 140 50 240
100 8880 134 56 16.7599135.35 0 0 1 11 7 20

Bowling Stats

TEST 69513069 0 -5.30-00000/00/0
ODI 13312410239 5 47.805.8249.270003/503/50
IT20 5021.203 0 -3.20-00000/00/0
100 80000 0 ---00000/00/0


Francois du Plessis better known as Faf du Plessis is a regular player of the South African cricket team. He is a right hand batsman, playing in the middle order as well as occasionally bowls right-arm leg spin. He played domestic cricket for Northerns, Titans and Lancashire before making his Test debut in 2012 against Australia. He had a fantastic career in the T20 format of the game so far and is also the T20 caption of South Africa.  He began his IPL career with Chennai Super Kings in 2011 and is a part of the present team as well. He has also signed by Melbourne Renegades in 2012.

Career Highlights
Francois du Plesis has shown immense potential in all the formats of the game, especially T20.

  • In 2012, he made Test debut against Australia and scored 78 runs in the first innings and a ton in the second innings at the Adelaide ground.
  • On January 18, 2011, he made ODI debut against India and an impressive 60 runs.
  • In 2012, he made his T20 International debut against England at Chester-le-Street but managed to score only 4 runs before he was given lbw.
  • In 2007, he made his Twenty20 debut at the Titans versus Eagles match where he added 33 runs on the board and also took one important wicket.

Faf du Plesis has played the role of a perfect all-rounder for his national side as well as Chennai Super Kings in the IPL. He has been a very effective player with great sense of cricket that has helped South Africa win several Twenty20 matches.

  • He is the first South African cricketer to hit a Test Century on the debut match.
  • In 2012, he was named as the South African Twenty20 skipper for the series against New Zealand.
  • In 2013, he was made the full time captain of the South African T20 team.


Last Series Played

SA20 2024
T10 League 2023
CPL 2023 Schedule
MLC 2023 Schedule, Major League Cricket USA T20 Fixtures
IPL 2023 Schedule
Team Squad
Keegan Petersen David Bedingham
Dane Piedt Raynard van Tonder
Duanne Olivier Shaun von Berg
Mihlali Mpongwana Dane Paterson
Khayelihle Zondo Tshepo Moreki

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