Last Updated on September 8, 2018 by mybiohub
Born on 29 March 1989. is a South African cricketer by name Dwaine Pretorius. He currently plays for Highveld Lions. Dwaine has represented South Africa at international level. He was included in the North West cricket team squad for the 2015 Africa T20 Cup. In August 2017, he was named in Cape Town Knight Riders’ squad for the first season of the T20 Global League. However, in October 2017, Cricket South Africa postponed the tournament until November 2018.
Pretorius made his international debut for South Africa against Ireland in a One Day International on 25 September 2016; taking one for 19 with the ball and was not required to bat in South Africa’s 206 run win.
In September 2016 Pretorius was added to South Africa’s One Day International squad for their series against Australia after Chris Morris suffered a knee injury. Pretorius made his second international appearance in the 3rd ODI against Australia. He took 0–42 off six overs and hit 15 off 20 balls as the team chased down 371 to beat Australia. In November 2016 Pretorius was added to South Africa’s Test squad for their series against Australia. He replaced Dale Steyn who suffered a shoulder injury during the first Test.