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Craig Kieswetter

Key facts

Full Name: Craig Kieswetter
Born: November 28 1987 , Johannesburg, South Africa
County: Somerset
Other teams: England, England Lions, South Africa Under-19
ODI debut: Bangladesh v England, Dhaka, Feb 28 2010
T20 debut: West Indies v England, Providence, May 3 2010
Batting Style: Right-hand bat

Biography

Arguably one of the most exciting talents in English cricket, Kieswetter has thrived at Somerset.Long before qualifying to play for England, the South Africa-born wicketkeeper-batsman had been earmarked as a potential star having impressed for his county in all forms of the game.After refusing the opportunity to represent his country of birth, Kieswetter announced himself with gusto in the international game with a century against Bangladesh in just his third knock, having previously impressed for England Lions in a Twenty20 match against the senior side.He then followed that up with a memo...

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