Du Plessis given Kent green light
Du Plessis given Kent green light

2019 Vitality Blast signing Faf du Plessis has been made available for Kent Cricket in the club’s upcoming Specsavers County Championship match away at Yorkshire.

The right-hander has played 58 Tests to date for South Africa, scoring 3,608 runs at an average of 42.95.

His highest Test score of 137 came in his fourth appearance for the Proteas, against New Zealand at Port Elizabeth in 2013, and the 35-year-old currently has nine Test centuries to his name.

Du Plessis has also amassed 8207 runs in 138 career first-class matches at an average of 40.62.

He will captain South Africa in an upcoming Test series against India, which starts on 2nd October at Visakhapatnam.