Anrich Nortje Age, Family, Girlfriend, Biography & More
|Full Name||Anrich Arno Nortje|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 183 cm
in meters- 1.83 m
in feet inches- 6’
|Weight (approx.)||in kilograms- 80 kg
in pounds- 176 lbs
|Body Measurements (approx.)||- Chest: 40 inches
- Waist: 32 inches
- Biceps: 14 inches
|Jersey Number||#2 (Domestic)|
|Domestic/State Team||• Cape Town Blitz
• Eastern Province
• South African Schools
• Kolkata Knight Riders
|Bowling Style||Right-arm fast|
Warriors Cricket Award for Most Promising Player of the Year
|Date of Birth||16 November 1993|
|Age (as in 2018)||25 Years|
|Birthplace||Uitenhage, Eastern Cape, South Africa|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Scorpio|
|Hometown||Uitenhage, Eastern Cape, South Africa|
|School||• Handhaaf Primary School, Uitenhage, South Africa
• Daniel Pienaar Technical High School, Uitenhage, South Africa
• Hoërskool Brandwag, Uitenhage, South Africa
|College/University||Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University (NMMU), Port Elizabeth, South Africa|
|Educational Qualification(s)||• Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com.) in Financial Planning
• Post-Graduate Diploma in Financial Planning
|Hobbies||Travelling, Listening to Music|
|Relationships & More|
|Affairs/Girlfriends||Micaela Kleu (Teacher)|
|Fiancee||Micaela Kleu (Teacher)
|Parents||Father- Name Not Known
Mother- Amanda Nortje
|Siblings||Brother- Anton Nortje (Elder)
Sister- Lizel Bouwer
|Favourite Cricketer(s)||Dale Steyn, Mornantau 'Nantie' Hayward|
|Favourite Quote||"You are either getting better or getting worse, but you are never staying the same" by Drew Brees|
|Salary (approx.)||IPL- ₹20 lakh/year|
Some Lesser Known Facts About Anrich Nortje
- Does Anrich Nortje smoke?: Not Known
- Does Anrich Nortje drink alcohol?: Yes
- Anrich Nortje started playing cricket at a very young age.
- He is a fitness enthusiast and while he was in school, he was guided by biokineticist, Runeshan Moodley.
- When he was in his 11th standard, he suffered from a collarbone injury while playing rugby, after which, he decided to focus only on his cricket career.
- Anrich Nortje made his first-class debut in 2013 for Eastern Province against Namibia at Windhoek, Namibia.
- Earlier, he used to play cricket at the Madibaz Cricket Club.
- He was also named in the Eastern Province squad for the 2016 Africa T20 Cup.
- In October 2018, Anrich got selected to play for Cape Town Blitz for the Mzansi Super League (MSL) T20 cricket tournament.
- In November 2018, he has been forced to leave the MSL T20 cricket tournament midway due to an ankle injury.
- In the same year, he represented South Africa A team in a tour to India, but he played only one four-day game on that tour.
- In December 2018, Kolkata Knight Riders bought him at a base price of ₹20 lakh for the 2019 Indian Premier League (IPL) auction.