Nandre Burger is too affable to believe he can “kill” a batter with searing pace, but he’d be perfectly comfortable being renowned as the bully of the Proteas’ Test attack.
He indeed possesses a barrel-chested run-up to the crease similar to the former mercurial Aussie assassin Mitchell Johnson and, while not exactly boasting a slingy action, delivers 140km/h piledrivers that rattles his opponents.
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