Lloyd Ferreira

Cricket Player

1974 –


Who is Lloyd Ferreira?

Lloyd Douglas Ferreira is a former South African cricketer. Ferreira was a right-handed batsman and a left-arm medium pace bowler.

Ferreira made his first-class debut for Boland in the 1993/94 season against the touring Australians. Ferreira would go on to represent the team 25 times in first-class matches from 1993/94 to 1996/97, where he would score 958 runs at a batting average of 19.55, with 26 half centuries and a single century high score of 127.

Ferreira made his List-A debut for Boland against Orange Free State in the 1994/95 Benson and Hedges Series. During his time with Boland, he represented the team in 35 List-A matches from 1994/95 to 1996/97, where he scored 1,141 runs at an average of 33.55. He made 2 centuries and 7 half centuries and made a high score of 125*.

With the departure of West Indian Desmond Haynes, the call-up of Gary Kirsten to the South African team and the inevitable call-up of Herschelle Gibbs, Western Province were in need of a new opening batsman. Ferreira was signed by the province for the 1997/98 season, where he made his first-class debut for the province against Free State. During his time with Western Province, Ferreira played 4 first-class matches for the Western Province B team. For the main team, he played 38 matches during which he scored 1,930 runs at an average of 32.16, with 5 centuries and 8 half centuries. He also made his highest first-class score for the province, 201 against North West in 2001. He played his final first-class match for the province against KwaZulu-Natal in the 2003/04 SuperSport Series.

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May 6, 1974
  • South Africa

on July 23, 2013


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