• Shadley Van Schalkwyk

    • Role: Bowler
    • Batting: Left Hand Batter
    • Bowling: Right Arm Medium
    • Nickname: Shado
    • Date of Birth: August 05, 1988
    • Place of Birth: South Africa




Shadley van Schalkwyk is a left-arm quick bowler for Knights and Free State.

He is a product of the famous Wynberg Boys' High School, whose alumni includes Jacques Kallis and Allan Lamb.

After impressing with the bat on a tour to Pakistan with his school side in 2006, he was drafted into the South African Academy.

He made his List A debut for Western Province in February 2008, and in 2008 in first class cricket at Durban.

His career best figure of 5/30 against Namibia at Windhoek in 2008/2009 cricket season.

His Twenty20 debut was in 2009 for Eagles in Bloemfontein.

His 20 over career best figure of 2/12 against the Cobras in 2008/2009.


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Shadley rips through Cobras

SHADLEY van Schwalkwyk recorded his second five-wicket haul in first-class cricket as the VKB Knights ran through a high-profile Cape Cobras batting line-up on the first day of their Sunfoil Series clash at PPC Newlands.

Shadley believes home ground advantage is key

FREE State all-rounder, Shadley van Schalkwyk, believes home-ground advantage at the Mangaung Oval could be crucial to the outcome of this weekend’s play-off stages of the African T20 Cup.

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