Uplyme bag van den Berg - 22/04/16

Michael van den Burg

UPLYME & LYME REGIS have signed South African all-rounder Michael van den Berg for their Devon League campaign.

Van den Berg (24) played for Edgemead Cricket Club’s 2nd XI this summer in the Western Province Cricket Association (WPCA) following three season with Durbanville Cricket Club (2012/13-14/15).

A tall (1.9m) batsman, off-spinner, van den Berg boasts excellent stats following his successful transition into senior cricket in 2011.

Prior to his move to rival club Edgemead, van den Berg excelled for Durbanville, predominantly in their 2nd XI (680 runs at 30.9 and 85 wickets at 15.8) over his final two seasons.

In the current season for Edgemead, he averages 36.25 and 11.14 with bat and ball respectively in his role batting 7-8 and front-line spinner.

A very talented cricketer, who comes highly recommended by numerous sources, van den Berg also has plenty of coaching experience at his former school Fairmont and is awaiting his CSA level 1 coaching certification.

He has recently signed with Uplyme & Lyme Regis Cricket Club for the upcoming Devon Cricket League campaign.


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