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.
Sipamla started playing cricket at the age of 7 when his father admitted him to an academy in Port Elizabeth. Actually, the profession wasn’t the reason, but his father wanted him to be active. So, he also started playing Rugby during his Junior school time.
Later, he moved to Grey High, where he continued playing cricket. Wayne Parnell, Johan Botha, Jan Serfontein, and Siya Kolisi are some of the famous alumni of Grey High School.
Lutho Sipamla Biography:
|Litho Sipamla's Profile:|
|Full Name||Lubabalo Lutho Sipamla|
|Known as||Lutho Sipamla|
|Date of Birth||May 12, 1998|
|Birth Place||Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, South Africa.|
|Age||[age birthday=1998-05-12 /] (in [current_year /])|
|Zodiac/Sun Sign||Not known|
|School||Grey High School|
|College||Nelson Madela University|
|Family & Relationships|
|Siblings||2 brothers (Cebo Toyi & Nasele Sipamla) and |
1 sister (Sihle Sipamla)
|Batting Style||Right-hand bat|
|Bowling Style||Right-arm fast-medium|
|Major Teams||South 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 Debut||Eastern Province vs Border at Port Elizabeth (January 5, 2017)|
|List-A Debut||Free State vs Eastern Province at Bloemfontein (February 12, 2017)|
|T-20 Debut||Eastern Province vs Namibia at East London (September 14, 2018)|
Cricket Career of Sipamla:
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 next game, he did get his maiden under-19s wicket.
Later, he played in the 2016 ICC under-19 world cup, where he picked just three 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.
A month after, in February, he started his List-A career opposite Free State. He bowled four overs on his first-class debut but didn’t get any wicket, also didn’t get the chance to bat in the match.
Later, on September 14, 2018, Lutho made his T20 debut against Namibia at the Africa T20 Cup. He bowled four overs and picked two wickets for just 15 runs.
On February 3, 2019, Lutho Sipamla made his international debut by playing in the T20I match against Pakistan in Johannesburg. He bowled well but couldn’t get any wicket in the game.
A year after, in February 2020, he made his ODI debut opposite England, where he picked one wicket out of the seven overs he bowled in the match.
Mzansi Super League:
Lutho played for the same team in the 2019 MSL, which didn’t go well for him. He played six matches and picked only one wicket in the season.
Facts about Lutho Sipamla:
- In 2019, he was named the MSL (Mzansi Super League) Young Player of the Year.
- He idolizes cricketers like 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:
Q1: What is the height of Lutho Sipamla?
Ans: 6ft 1″ (1.86m or 186cm)
Q2: What is the age of Sipamla?
Ans: [age birthday=1998-05-12 /] (in [current_year /])
Q3: What is the girlfriend of Lutho Sipamla?
Ans: Not known
Q4: What is the average bowling speed of Sipamla?
Ans: 140-145 Kmph (approx)
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