Sune LuusAll Rounder
National SideSouth Africa
Date of Birth1/5/1995
Place of BirthSouth Africa
Batting StyleRight-hand Bat
Bowling StyleRight-arm leg break
A talented Bowling all-rounder Sune Luus has made her debut at a young age of 16, she had a great year with the ball in 2016 by picking the most number of wickets/dismissals in a calendar year, that made her a prominent bowler for the Proteas set up. A handy top-order batter in T20s who is capable to chip the ball to the boundaries, Luus a credible striker and an impact player.
She became a reliable all-rounder for the team when she struck with both bat and ball drafting a half-century and picking 6 wickets, a record by itself. In addition, she is the 2nd player in international cricket to do so after Heather Knight.
She has that ability to quickly adapt to match situations and stabilize an inning. Moreover, the sweep and lofted shots over the square leg region are her strong areas.Her leg break accompanied with stump-to-stump bowling, has given successes to the mighty Proteas of late. With over 1000+ runs across all formats in the international matches and 107 wickets, she is the prime bowler in the future for the Proteas Women’s cricket team, who is currently shaping to become the full-time bowling option. She plays the county matches for the Northern Women’s team before which she rose up the ranks to the international arena due to her solid consistency ever since the U-19 days.