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Andrew Hall

Key facts

Full Name: Andrew James Hall
Born: July 31 1975 , Johannesburg
County: Northamptonshire
Other teams: Worcestershire, Kent, South Africa
Test debut: South Africa v Australia, Cape Town, Mar 8-12 2002
ODI debut: South Africa v West Indies, Durban, Jan 27 1999
T20 debut: Australia v South Africa, Brisbane, Jan 9 2006
Batting Style: Right-hand bat
Bowling Style: Right-arm fast-medium

Biography

A streetwise all-rounder, Hall survived being shot in the hand at point-blank range during an attempted mugging in 1998 in his native South Africa.He also stood in for Mark Boucher as wicket-keeper in an ODI against Australia in 2000, although he bowled the penultimate over and helped his side to a narrow victory.Hall also impressed when called up as a makeshift opener against India in 2004, when he hit 167, his maiden Test hundred.He played for Worcestershire in 2004 and made a memorable unbeaten 99 for South Africa against England in 2003.Hall took 40 LV= County Championship wickets for K...

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