Right hand batsman and right arm off break bowler.
Correct as of the end of the 2015 Season
Johann joined Somerset on a one year contract for 2014 and subsequently has signed a two year extension.
He played domestic cricket in South Africa for Northerns between 1997-98 and 2006-07 and has also played for Canterbury in New Zealand, along with Hampshire and Durham.
Johann’s highest score in First Class cricket is 203 for Northerns ‘B’ against Easterns at Pretoria in 1997-8 while his highest List A is 112 for Canterbury versus Auckland at Christchurch in 2009-10.
In 2014 he played in thirteen First Class matches for Somerset scoring 530 runs, with a best of 91 on his debut against Yorkshire at Taunton in the season’s opener.
Johann opened 2015 with an unbeaten 150 against Durham MCCU. He then played in 10 Championship matches, with a century against Durham at Taunton the highlight. He also made quite an impression in the T20 games he played and helped Somerset to victory in Bristol against Gloucestershire.
Somerset Career Record
Batting and Fielding Averages