01 Bernard Scholtz

Bernard Scholtz Cricket Player

Namibian cricketer Bernard Scholtz was born on October 3, 1990. He bowls with a slowdown left arm and bats right-handed. Keetmanshoop is where he was born. Since 2004, his brother Nicolaas, who is four years older, has performed in first-class cricket.

Bernard Scholtz Bio

Full NameBernard Martinus Scholtz
BirthdayOctober 03, 1990
BirthplaceKeetmanshoop, Namibia
Age32 Years
Zodiac SignLibra
EducationHigh School

Bernard Scholtz Family

He is wedded to Lara Scholtz, a Windhoek gymnasium teacher of Afrikaans as a second language.

Father NameN/A
Mother NameN/A
BrothersNRP Scholtz
SistersNot Known
Wife/SpouseLara Scholtz
Marital StatusMarried

Scholtz Net Worth

Net Worth$1 million – $7 million
Annual SalaryNot Available
Source of IncomeCricket Player

Physical Stats

Height5 Feet 9 Inches (1.88 m), 188 cm
Weight80 kg
Body Measurements38-12-33 Inches
Eye ColorBlue
Waist33 In.
Hair ColorBlonde
Shoe Size8 US


Batting StyleRight-hand bat
Bowling StyleSlow Left arm
TeamsNamibia Under-19s, Namibia Team
Shirt Number01

Scholtz debuted in the 2008 Under-19 Cricket World Cup in Malaysia as a player of the Namibia under-19 national squad. During the actual competition, he made five matches and grabbed six wickets.

In his 2nd innings, Scholtz scored a second-ball duck against North West in Oct 2008 to make his first-class debut. In South Africa for the Cricket World Cup Qualifier 2009, he was the youngest player for Namibia Team.

In 2014-15, he had 8 for 116 and 5 for 66 against Boland. At their annual awards event in Nov 2016, Cricket Namibia awarded him Player of the Year. He was chosen to play for Namibia in the ICC World Cricket League Division 2 competition in Jan 2018.

With 35 wickets in 9 matches, he led Namibia in Sunfoil 3-Day Cup wicket-taking in 2017-18. He was added to Namibia’s team for the Africa T20 Cup 2018 in August of that year.

Scholtz was selected for Namibia’s team in the Southern subregion group in Oct 2018 for the 2018-19 T20 World Africa Qualifier competition in Botswana.

He was part of Namibia’s roster for the World Cricket League Division Two event in Mar 2019. Namibia earned ODI status by placing among the top four teams in the competition. On 27 April 2019, Scholtz made his One Day International debut for Namibia against Oman in the championship match.

In 2019, he was named on Namibia’s lineup for the Regional Finals of the T20 World Cup Africa Qualifier match in Uganda. In 2019, he played in his first Twenty20 International match for Namibia against Ghana.

He was one of the 25 cricketers nominated to Cricket Namibia’s Elite Men’s Squad in June 2019 in preparation for the international edition 2019-20.

He was included in Namibia’s roster for the T20 World Cup Qualifier match 2019 in the UAE in Sep 2019.

Scholtz was appointed for Namibia’s team for the T20 World Cup 2021 in September 2021. Scholtz’s gain five-wicket haul in ODIs came in match 14 of the Cricket World Cup League 2 competition 2019-23 in July 2022.

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