Now 28 Marcello Piedt is a South African bowler representing the South Western Districts. Piedt was called up to the SA Schools team in 2011 and has represented South Western Districts since the U13 levels. He is also a member of the Warriors franchise. He took 10–5–6–7 against Western Province on first-class debut in October 2012 and finished with 59 wickets, a record for a South African debut season. Marcello now has 198 1st class wickets at the brilliant average of just 24.10 each with that stunning debut performance as his best return. Marcello is also no back number with the bat he has a respectable average with 5 scores in advance of 50 despite batting low down. Marcello came over to the UK in 2017 to play for Porthill Park C.C. in the Premier division of the North Staffordshire & South Cheshire League he scored 400 runs averaging 20 and took 48 wickets at 16 each in a very solid 1st season in UK Conditions. Marcello is looking to head back to the UK in 2021 he is a genuine pace bowling all rounder with a great career ahead of him..