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Lutho Sipamla Biography, Height, Age, Family, Girlfriend, Career, Stats & Facts

Lutho Sipamla Biography – A new bowling sensation from South African cricket who can consistently bowl up to 145 Kmph.

Family Background of Lutho Sipamla:

Lutho Sipamla was born on the 12th of May, 1998, in Port Elizabeth, South Africa. His father, Mahlubandile Sipamla, was an Insurance broker. He has two brothers, Cebo Toyi and Nasele Sipamla, and a sister named Sihle Sipamla.

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Lutho Sipamla’s parents

Lutho Sipamla started playing cricket at the age of 7 when his father admitted him to an academy in Port Elizabeth. Actually, cricket wasn’t the reason, but his father wanted him to keep active. So, he also started playing Rugby during his Junior school time.

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Lutho Sipamla’s siblings

Later, Sipamla moved to Grey High for high school where he continued playing cricket. Wayne Parnell, Johan Botha, Jan Serfontein, and Siya Kolisi are some of the famous alumni of the Grey High School.

Lutho Sipamla Biography:

Litho Sipamla's Profile:
Personal Life
Full NameLubabalo Lutho Sipamla
Known as Lutho Sipamla
Date of BirthMay 12, 1998
Birth PlacePort Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, South Africa.
Age21 years (in 2020)
NationalitySouth African
ReligionChristianity
Zodiac/Sun SignNot known
SchoolGrey High School
CollegeNelson Madela University
Physical Stats
Height6ft 1"
(186 cm)
(1.86m)
WeightNot known
Hair ColorBlack
Eye ColorBlack
Family & Relationships
FatherMahlubandile Sipamla
MotherNot known
Siblings2 Brothers - Cebo Toyi and Nasele Sipamla.
1 Sister - Sihle Sipamla.
Marital StatusUnmarried
GirlfriendNot known
Career
ProfessionCricketer
Playing RoleBowler
Batting StyleRight-hand bat
Bowling StyleRight-arm fast-medium
Major TeamsSouth Africa, South Africa Under-19s, South Africa A, Eastern Province, Eastern Province Under-15s, Tshwane Spartans, Warriors.
International Test Debut--
ODI Debut
South Africa vs England at Cape Town (February 4, 2020)
T20I Debut
South Africa vs Pakistan at Johannesburg (February 3, 2019)
First-Class DebutEastern Province vs Border at Port Elizabeth (January 5, 2017)
List-A Debut Free State vs Eastern Province at Bloemfontein (February 12, 2017)
T-20 DebutEastern Province vs Namibia at East London (September 14, 2018)

Cricket Career:

In 2015, Lutho Sipamla represented South Africa at under-17s age-level cricket. Later, in the same year, on July 5th, he made his under-19s debut for South Africa against Bangladesh. He bowled six overs in that match but didn’t get any wicket. However, in the following match, he did get his maiden under-19s wicket.

Later, he played in the 2016 ICC under-19 world cup, where he picked just 3 wickets in 3 matches. Then, on January 5, 2017, he made his First-Class debut for Eastern Province against Border. He picked two wickets at an economy of 3.64 and scored 4* runs in the match.

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A month after, in February, he started his List-A career opposite Free State. He bowled 4 overs on his first-class debut but didn’t get any wicket, also didn’t get the chance to bat in the match.

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Later, on September 14, 2018, Lutho made his T20 debut against Namibia at the Africa T20 Cup. He bowled 4 overs in the match and picked  2 wickets for just 15 runs.

International Cricket:

On February 3, 2019, Sipamla made his international debut by playing the T20I match against Pakistan at Johannesburg. He bowled well but couldn’t get any wicket in the match.

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A year after, in February 2020, he made his ODI debut opposite England, where he picked 1 wicket out the 7 overs he bowled in the match.

Mzansi Super League:

In the 2018 MSL, Sipamla played for the Tshwane Spartans with the likes of AB de Villiers, Lungi Ngidi, Morne Morkel, and Tom Curran. He played 10 matches and picked 16 wickets in the tournament.

Lutho played for the same team in the 2019 MSL which didn’t go well for him. He played 6 matches and picked only 1 wicket in the season.

Cricket Stats:

Cricket Stats:
Bowling Stats:
ODIsT20IsFirst-ClassList-AT20s
Matches45272736
Innings35472532
Wickets24772633
Economy5.018.363.425.308.71
Best Bowling
(Match)
1/402/229/1123/403/19

Facts about Lutho Sipamla:

  • In 2019, he was named the MSL (Mzansi Super League) Young Player of the Year.
  • He idolizes cricketers with the likes of Brett Lee, Michael Holding, and Makhaya Ntini.
  • If not a cricketer, he would be a Charted Accountant.
  • He loves Pasta.

Frequently asked questions on Google:

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Q1: What is the height of Lutho Sipamla?

Ans: 6ft. 1″ (1.86m)


Q2: What is the age of Lutho Sipamla?

Ans: 21 years (in 2020)


Q3: What is the school name of Lutho Sipamla?

Ans: Grey High School


Q4: What is the bowling speed of Lutho Sipamla?

Ans: 145 Kmph (approx)

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