96 Facts About Shaun Pollock

1. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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2. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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3. Shaun Pollock will be hoping he gets another taste of the action on Saturday, when the Cobblers host Morecambe at the PTS Academy Stadium.

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4. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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5. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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6. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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7. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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8. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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9. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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10. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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11. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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12. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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13. Shaun Pollock had briefly threatened to emulate him, as had Daniel Vettori (4,531 and 362).

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14. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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15. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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16. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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17. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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18. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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19. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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20. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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21. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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22. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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23. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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24. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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25. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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26. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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27. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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28. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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29. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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30. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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31. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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32. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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33. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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34. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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35. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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36. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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37. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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38. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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39. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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40. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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41. Shaun Pollock toured Asia eight times, and averaged less than 25 in six of those series.

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42. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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43. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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44. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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45. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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46. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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47. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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48. Shaun Pollock claimed 421 wickets in 108 Test matches at an average of 23.11 while striking every 57.8 deliveries.

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49. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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50. Shaun Pollock was a genuine ODI bowler, he was economical and intelligent.

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51. Shaun Pollock lifted them up in three years of his captaincy and developed a world-class side when he handed his captaincy to Graeme Smith.

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52. Shaun Pollock was the first in the family to play for an English county.

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53. Shaun Pollock was standing alongside Graeme Smith while anchor Mark Nicholas was quizzing the duo on the difficulties in judging when slip catches have been grounded and when they have been taken cleanly.

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54. Shaun Pollock ripped his tight pants on television during the luncheon interval of the third day in the first Test between South Africa and Pakistan.

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55. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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56. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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57. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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58. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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59. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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60. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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61. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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62. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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63. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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64. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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65. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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66. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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67. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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68. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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69. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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70. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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71. Shaun Pollock is married to Patricia "Trish" Lauderdale and has two daughters, Jemma and Georgia.

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72. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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73. Shaun Pollock has the lowest economy rate of any bowler to have taken 300 ODI wickets, and he is the first South African and only the tenth player to take 400 Test wickets.

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74. Shaun Pollock was the leading wicket taker for South Africa in Tests until Dale Steyn overtook him on 26 December 2018.

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75. Shaun Pollock was chosen as the Wisden Cricketer of the Year in 2003.

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76. Shaun Pollock is a devoted Christian and totally abstains from alcohol and drugs.

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77. Shaun Pollock played for Durham CC in 2008 county season after his retirement.

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78. Shaun Pollock was selected by Mumbai Indians for the first season.

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79. In the next series against Pakistan, Shaun Pollock shattered the Pakistani batting line-up with excellent bowling diversities.

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80. Shaun Pollock is 10th in the list of best-ever bowlers in ICC all-time Bowlers Rankings.

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81. Shaun Pollock grabbed five-wicket hauls, five times in his ODI career.

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82. Shaun Pollock is still the leading wicket-taker for South Africa, World Cup 2007 was his last World Cup, and he retired in the next season from both the formats of cricket.

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83. Shaun Pollock continued as an all-rounder for the next 5 years.

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84. Shaun Pollock was appointed as the captain of Proteas team in 2000 after the match-fixing row against the former captain Hansie Cronje.

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85. Shaun Pollock never took batting as a serious matter, though Proteas team required his batting skills in the tail.

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86. Shaun Pollock continues to remain the highest wicket taker for his country, although his record might be broken by Dale Steyn in the upcoming series against India.

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87. Shaun Pollock was blamed for his country's early exit from the 2003 World Cup, which eventually cost him the captaincy.

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88. In the first match at Bengaluru, Shaun Pollock—batting at no.

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89. Shaun Pollock is one of the finest all-rounders in the history of South Africa.

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90. Shaun Pollock is good friends with golf icon Gary Player regarded as one of the greatest golfers of all time.

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91. Shaun Pollock has batted at all positions from No 4 to No 9 in Test cricket.

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92. Shaun Pollock is a devout Christian and a staunch teetotaler.

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93. Shaun Pollock is undoubtedly one of the greatest all-rounders to have ever played the game.

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94. Shaun Pollock is a center fielder by trade Ty Blach and minor league righties Shaun Anderson and Tyler Beede could fight for consideration in Spring Training, though Beede will have to strongly rebound from significant struggles at both Triple.

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95. Shaun Pollock is a graduate of the University of Natal with a bachelor's degree in commerce.

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96. Shaun Pollock took four wickets in four balls on his first appearance for Warwickshire—in a limited-overs game v Leicestershire at Birmingham in 1996.

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