Allan Donald biography

Allan Donald

Full nameAllan Anthony Donald
Allan Donald
Allan Donald
Born20 October 1966 
Bloemfontein, Orange Free State Province, South Africa
NicknameWhite Lightning
Batting styleRight-handed
Bowling styleRight arm fast
Major teamsSouth Africa, Free State, Orange Free State, Warwickshire, Worcestershire
RoleBowler, now coach

Allan Anthony Donald (born 20 October 1966) is a former South African cricketer. he was educated at the Technical High School and went on to be selected for the South African Schools XI in 1984, as twelfth man, and 1985. first bowler from his country to take 300 Test wickets. He made his début for Orange Free State in 1985-86, against Transvaal at the Wanderers,  Known as 'White Lightning', he is remembered as a fearsome fast bowler. Donalds’s first Test at home was in the year 1992 and he enjoyed a successful homecoming grabbing 20 wickets in the 4-Test series against India. Donald also was the bowling coach and was also made the head coach of the Pune team in the IPL.

Batting and fielding averages
List A4581427354423*7.8800740
Bowling averages
List A45822856149416846/156/1521.843.9233.427110
Career statistics
Test debutWest Indies v South Africa at Bridgetown, Apr 18-23, 1992 
Last TestSouth Africa v Australia at Johannesburg, Feb 22-24, 2002 
ODI debutIndia v South Africa at Kolkata, Nov 10, 1991 
Last ODISouth Africa v Canada at East London, Feb 27, 2003 
First-class debut1985/86
Last First-classNorth West v Free State at Potchefstroom, Mar 11-14, 2004 
List A debut1985/86
Last List ANortherns v Free State at Centurion, Feb 13, 2004 
Twenty20 debutDolphins v Eagles at Durban, Apr 11, 2004 
Last Twenty20Eagles v Titans at Bloemfontein, Apr 13, 2004 

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