Marizanne Kapp

Marizanne Kapp Quick Look
Profession Cricketer
Role All-Rounder
Date of Birth January 4, 1990
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Birth Place Eastern Cape, South Africa
Nationality South African
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Marizanne Kapp is a South African cricketer who plays in South Africa’s national women’s cricket team. Born in Port Elizabeth, she is an all-rounder who bowls right-arm medium and bats right-handed.

  • Marizanne Kapp is nicknamed Kappie.
  • Kapp is the first woman cricketer for South Africa to have taken a hattrick in the Women’s Twenty20 International match.
  • In December 2017, Marizanne was included in the ICC Women’s ODI Team of the Year.
  • In September 2018, she successfully took her 100th wicket in Women ODIs in a match against West Indies.
  • She was in the South Africa squad which was selected to be sent to play the 2018 ICC Women’s World Twenty20 in West Indies.
  • In May 2019, Kapp became the 3rd cricketer for South Africa to play in 100 WODI matches.
  • In 2018, she tied the knot with fellow South African cricketer Dane van Niekerk.
  • She played her first-ever international cricket match on March 10, 2009, against Australia. It was an ODI match.

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