Right-handed batsman who made his Test debut with South Africa in 2010 and made his first-class debut in 2001 with Northerns.
He attended the same high school as cricketer Ashwell Prince.
He made his One Day International debut with South Africa in 2006.
He was born in Port Elizabeth, Cape Province, South Africa.
He joined Dale Steyn on South Africa's national team in 2010.