Picture of Pumelela Matshikwe

Pumelela Matshikwe

Batting style:
Right Handed bat
Bowling style:
Right-arm fast medium
Played for:
Gauteng, North West, South Africa A, Highveld Lions
Roles played:
June 19, 1984, Johannesburg, Transvaal


A right-arm medium pace bowler, Pumelela Matshikwe first played for Gauteng in 2009 and since then has been a consistent performer for his domestic side. He has also plied his trade for South Africa’s A side. The speedster impressed everyone with his performances for Gauteng and has been in national reckoning for quite some time. He plays for the Highveld Lions in the T20 arena and was named in their T20 squad ahead of the 2012 Champions League to be held in South Africa.