Full name Andre Nel
Born July 15, 1977, Germiston, Transvaal
Current age 28 years
Major teams South Africa, Easterns, Northamptonshire
Batting style Right-hand bat
Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium
Andre Nel is one of the strongest fast bolwers of African Cricket Team. From a young age Nel was regarded as a future international and he first made the headlines in February 2001 when he felled his hero Allan Donald with a fierce bouncer during a domestic first-class match. It was in the West Indies series in 2003-04 that he got married also established himself as a permanent member of the Test team. A back injury curtailed his progress, however he returned to play once more in 2004-05 against England.