Robin Peterson

Robin John Peterson (born 4 August 1979 in Port Elizabeth) is a South African cricketer, who bowls left arm spin. He is also a more than capable batsman, with a first class batting average of 26.35 as of 6 November 2005. His first class bowling average is a modest 36.36, however, and in Test matches it stands at 50.37. He has played five Tests and 21 ODIs for South Africa, with his last international match coming in the 2004-05 tour of India, where he took one wicket for 90 runs as South Africa's lone spin bowler in the drawn first Test match. He also played in the Sri Lanka Cricket A Team Triangular Series in 2005-06, where he took five wickets in five one day matches, and currently plays for the Eastern Cape Warriors. He attended Alexander Road High school in Port Elizabeth and matriculated in 1997 He is infamously known for giving out the most number of runs in a single over in a Test Match ever. Brian Lara hit 4-6-6-4-4-4 in one single over during 2006-07. That world record still holds....



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