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Paul-Jan Bakker
Personal information
Full name Paul-Jan Bakker
Born 19 September 1957 (1957-09-19) (age 52)
Vlaardingen, South Holland, Netherlands
Batting style Right-handed
Bowling style Right-arm medium-fast
International information
National side Netherlands
ODI debut (cap 2) 17 February 1996 v New Zealand
Last ODI 5 March 1996 v South Africa
Domestic team information
Years Team
1986 – 1992 Hampshire
Career statistics
Competition ODI FC LA
Matches 5 69 68
Runs scored 1 333 59
Batting average 9.51 8.42
100s/50s –/– –/– –/–
Top score 1* 22 14
Balls bowled 258 11525 3377
Wickets 3 193 80
Bowling average 71.66 28.01 28.27
5 wickets in innings 7 2
10 wickets in match
Best bowling 2/51 7/31 5/17
Catches/stumpings –/– 9/– 4/–
Source: Cricinfo, 24 August 2009

Paul-Jan Bakker (born 19 August 1957 in Vlaardingen, South Holland) was a Dutch cricketer. Bakker made ICC Trophy debut in 1986, taking 5/18 against Papua New Guinea. He played five One Day Internationals for The Netherlands, including playing in the Netherlands first ODI against New Zealand during the 1996 Cricket World Cup; all of Bakker's ODI games came in this tournament. After the 1996 World Cup Bakker retired from cricket.

Bakker was a guitarist for Dutch Band Kane but was then fired.

Domestic Career

Between 1986 and 1992 Bakeer played for Hampshire County Cricket Club in the English County Championship. During the 1989 County Championship Bakker was Hampshires leading wicket taker.




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