Ashton Agar Height, Weight, Age, Family, Affairs, Wife, Biography & More

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Real NameAshton Charles Agar
NicknameAsh, The King, Scotty
ProfessionAustralian Cricketer (All-rounder)
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 188 cm
in meters- 1.88 m
in Feet Inches- 6’ 2”
Weight (approx.)in Kilograms- 81 kg
in Pounds- 179 lbs
Body Measurements- Chest: 38 Inches
- Waist: 31 Inches
- Biceps: 12 Inches
Eye ColourDark Brown
Hair ColourBrown
International DebutTest- 10 July 2013 vs England in Nottingham
ODI- 8 September 2015 vs England in Manchester
T20- 6 March 2016 vs South Africa in Johannesburg
Coach/MentorJohn Davison
Jersey Number#46 (Australia)
Domestic/State TeamWestern Australia, Perth Scorchers
Batting StyleLeft Handed Bat
Bowling StyleSlow left-arm orthodox
Nature on fieldCalm
Favourite Shot/BallNot Known
Records/Achievements (main ones)• Agar in his debut match in Ashes 2013 played an astonishing innings of 98 off just 101 while batting at number 11. He built a remarkable 163 runs partnership with late Philip Hughes for the 10th wicket.
• In Sheffield Shield season 2013, Agar took 19 wickets comprising a 5-wicket haul and yet another huge partnership with Michael Hogan where the duo added 68 runs to the basket for the last wicket thus guiding the team to a victory.
Career Turning PointIn the 2014-15 Sheffield Shield season, Agar took an inaugural 10-wicket haul against South Australia and scored a solid 64 run knock to be the Man of the Match. The performance did him a favour of getting a call-up from the National team.
Personal Life
Date of Birth14 October 1993
Age (as in 2016)23 Years
Birth PlaceMelbourne, Victoria, Australia
Zodiac sign/Sun signLibra
HometownVictoria, Australia
SchoolNot Known
CollegeDe La Salle College, Melbourne
Educational QualificationsNot Known
FamilyFather- John Agar (former Cricketer)
Mother- Sonia Hewawissa
Ashton Agar parents
Brother- William Agar
William Agar
Wesley Agar (Cricketer)
Wesley Agar
Sister- N/A
HobbiesFishing, listening to music
Favourite Things
Favourite CricketersShane Warne, Sachin Tendulkar
Favourite FoodPizza
Girls, Family & More
Marital StatusUnmarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsMadeleine Alice
Ashton Agar girlfriend Madeleine Alice
ChildrenSon- N/A
Daughter- N/A

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Some Lesser Known Facts About Ashton Agar

  • Does Ashton Agar smoke: Not Known
  • Does Ashton Agar drink alcohol: Yes
  • Having been born to a Sri Lankan mother and an Australian father, Agar is a whisk of nationalities.
  • If not in the baggy green cap, he would have been wearing a lawyer’s cloak in the courtroom and fulfilling his dream to be a lawyer.
  • Apart from being a good cricketer at school, Agar had a fine hand in baseball as well.
  • Both his younger brothers have their grips on cricket and have been trying to get a notch through Cricket Victoria elite Junior system. The trio used to practice the game in the driveway at their home. Ashton Agar and his brothers practicing in the driveway
  • His teammates at Henley used to address him as Scotty for his similitude to Adam Scott, an Australian golfer.
  • Agar was among the top 5% scholars when he graduated with a score of 90.55 in Australian Tertiary Admission Rank (ATAR) in 2011.
  • He was unknown to almost everyone till the time Michael Clarke named him in the Australian squad for 2013 Ashes series in England. It was more of a surprise as he was brought in the place of experienced Nathan Lyon, who already had his name on the list. He then became the first teenage Australian cricketer to have a test wicket in the card.