Eric Simons

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Eric Simons
Cricket information
Batting style Right-hand bat
Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium
Career statistics
Competition Tests ODIs
Matches - 23
Runs scored - 217
Batting average - 15.50
100s/50s - -/-
Top score - 24
Balls bowled - 1212
Wickets - 33
Bowling average - 24.54
5 wickets in innings - -
10 wickets in match - n/a
Best bowling - 4/42
Catches/stumpings -/- 6/-
Source: Cricinfo, 31 December 2006

Eric Owen Simons (born 9 March 1962 in Cape Town, South Africa) is a former South African cricketer. He was an all-rounder, and he played 23 One Day Internationals but no Tests for South Africa in the 1990s. He later became coach of the national side for two years but he was replaced in 2004 by Ray Jennings.

He was the Indian Cricket Team's Bowling Consultant from 10 January 2010 to 14 February 2012 after India's tour of Australia in 2011-2012. He is also the current head coach of the Delhi Daredevils team in the IPL.

Preceded by
Terry Hunte
Nelson Cricket Club

Succeeded by
Steve Waugh