Susan Benade



First name (spellings as in passport)


Middle name





Name as you are most commonly referred



Nickname (and why you got this name)





 Short for my name

Date, month, year of birth



City and country of birth

 Lichtenburg, South Africa


Domestic team



Playing role in the team



Batting Style



Bowling Style 



Specialist fielding position (if applicable)




In 50 words, introduce yourself to the world











 My name is Susan Benade, I started playing cricket when I was 7 and never stopped since then, I'm playing domestic cricket for Griquas and started playing for South Africa in 2005.

Outside of cricket I like to spend time with animals and volunteer where I can, love taking my own dogs for walks and spending time with friends and family.

Do you work or study while playing cricket?





 Only playing cricket

What was your most recent performance in a domestic tournament?



 Scored a 98 in the last domestic feature


In what year did you first represent your country in a cricket match/series?







Have you represented your country in any other sport before?  When and where?






Relatives who have represented your country in cricket before





Relatives who have represented your country in any other sport before





Who is your favourite cricketer, and why?



 Gary Kirsten. Always been impressed by his calmness and how hard he worked.  More recently AB De Villiers

Which international cricketer would you most liken your playing style to, and why?


 Albie Morkel, because he is a agressive batsmen aswell as a bowler


What is your best cricketing moment/performance to date?


 I got player of the series in a recent series against Bangladesh



What is the favourite cricket ground you have played on, and why?



 Lords, for me it is the ultimate cricket ground

Want is your cricketing ambition?



 Just want to represent and perform for my country for as long as possible

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