Lungisani Ngidi Biography, Wiki, Lifestyle, Family, Records, Salary, Net Worth, Facts & More

Lungisani Ngidi is a South Africa cricketer who plays for the Northerns in domestic cricket and Chennai Super Kings in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021. Lungisani Ngidi is a Right-arm fast Bowler and Right-hand batsman.

Lungisani Ngidi Biography, Lifestyle, Wiki, Records, Net Worth, Income, Salary, House, Cars, Favorites, Affairs, Awards, Family & Facts


Full Name

Lungisani True-man Ngidi


Gentle Giant




Right Handed


Right-arm fast


Not Known

Jersey Number

  • #22 International Cricket Team
  • #22 Northerns Domestic Cricket Team


  • National Team South Africa International Cricket Team
  • Domestic Team Northerns Domestic Cricket Team
  • IPL 2020 Team – Chennai Super Kings (IPL)

Personal Life

Date of Birth / Birthplace

Lungisani Ngidi was born on 29 March 1996 in Delhi, India.


He is currently 25 years old (as in 2021).

Sun Sign







Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa


  • School –  
    • Hilton College, Hilton, KwaZulu-Natal
  • College –
    • University of Pretoria, Pretoria
  • Educational Qualification –
    • Pursuing Degree in Sociology

Physical Statistics And More

Height (approx.)

  • In feet – 6 feet 4 inches
  • In centimeters – 193 cm
  • In meters – 1.93 m

Weight (approx.)

  • In Kilograms – 95 kg
  • In Pounds – 209 lbs

Body Measurements (approx.)

  • Chest: 42 Inches
  • Waist: 34 Inches
  • Biceps: 16 Inches

Eye Color


Hair Color


Family & Relationship

Parents & Siblings

  • Father – Jerome Ngidi (An employee in the maintenance department)
  • Mother – Name Not Known 
Lungisani Ngidi His Mother
  • Siblings – Not Known 

Girlfriend & Spouse

  • Lungisani Ngidi dated –
    • Not Known

Marital Status



Career Turning Point

His exceptional performance in the 2016 Africa T20 Cup, for which he was named as the Africa T20 Cup player of the year.


ODI Debut

7 February 2018 v India

Test Debut

20 January 2017 v Sri Lanka

T20 Debut

29 November 2020 v England

IPL Debut

Sam made his IPL debut for Chennai Super Kings. Super Kings Buy him INR 50 lakhs in the auctions of IPL 2018.


He is the 23rd South African bowler to have taken five-wicket hauls on Test debut, against India in 2018.

Lungisani Ngidi Salary And Net worth

Salary –

Retainer Fee: Not known
Test Fee: Rs. Not known
ODI Fee: Rs. Not known
T20 Fee: Rs. Not known
IPL 13: Rs.50 lakh

Lungisani Ngidi has an estimated total Networth of Rs 14 crore ($2 million) in 2021, and His main source of income is Brand Endorsements and playing cricket.

Lungisani Ngidi Cars And Bikes Collection

Not known

Some Lesser Known Facts About Lungisani Ngidi

• Ngidi belongs to a modest family background as his father, Jerome Ngidi works in the maintenance department at the Kloof Junior School.

• He was supposed to make his ODI debut in early 2017, but due to an injury on the eve of the match, he was ruled out of the series.