Chris Lynn Height, Weight, Age, Affairs, Biography & More

Chris Lynn Profile

Real NameChristopher Austin Lynn
ProfessionAustralian Cricketer (Batsman)
Physical Stats & More
Heightin centimeters- 180 cm
in meters- 1.80 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 11"
Weightin Kilograms- 74 kg
in Pounds- 163 lbs
Body Measurements- Chest: 41 Inches
- Waist: 31 Inches
- Biceps: 13 Inches
Eye ColourBlue
Hair ColourBrown
International DebutTest- N/A
T20- 29 January 2014 vs England in Hobart
Coach/MentorGavin Fitness
Jersey Number#50 (Australia, Queensland, Brisbane)
Domestic/State TeamsQueensland, Deccan Chargers, Brisbane Heat, Kandurata Warriors, Sunrisers Hyderabad, Kolkata Knight Riders, Hobart Hurricanes, Jamaica Tallawahs, Guyana Amazon Warriors
Batting StyleRight Handed Bat
Bowling StyleSlow left-arm orthodox
Nature on fieldCalm
Favourite ShotCover Drive
Records/Achievements (main ones)• Playing for Queensland in February 2015, Lynn scored an unbeaten 250 against Victoria in the Sheffield Shield.
• As of 5th January 2017, Lynn has scored 2,708 runs in 40 matches of first-class cricket at a humongous average of 44.39.
• His first and so far the only century at the Big Bash came off just 51 deliveries.
• At the 2014 edition of IPL, Lynn was signed by the Kolkata Knight Riders and in his first game, he was awarded the Man of the Match for scoring 45 off 31 balls and taking a "Physics-defying" catch to dismiss AB de Villiers in the final over.
Career Turning PointLynn's hard-hitting performances at the Big Bash League helped him secure a spot not only in Australia's T20 squad but also in teams of other countries' leagues.
Personal Life
Date of Birth10 April 1990
Age (as in 2016)26 Years
Birth PlaceBrisbane, Queensland
Zodiac sign/Sun signAries
HometownBrisbane, Queensland
SchoolNot Known
CollegeSt Joseph's Nudgee College, Brisbane, Queensland
Educational QualificationsNot Known
FamilyFather- Colin
Mother- Kim
Chris Lynn with his Parents
Brother- James, Matt (Both younger)
Sister- Not Known
HobbiesSurfing, Playing Golf & Football
Favourite Things
Favourite CricketerRicky Ponting, Jacques Kallis
Favourite CuisineChinese
Favourite DestinationSpain
Favourite SongLove Yourself by Justin Bieber
Favourite MovieThe Wolf Of Wall Street
Favourite ActorWill Ferrell
Favourite ActressMargot Robbie
Girls, Family & More
Marital StatusUnmarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsYvonne Sampson, presenter on Aussie station Channel Nine
Chris Lynn dated Yvonne Sampson
Krystal Opperman (2015-present)
Chris Lynn dating Krystal Opperman
ChildrenDaughter- N/A
Son- N/A

Chris Lynn batting

Some Lesser Known Facts About Chris Lynn

  • Does Chris Lynn smoke: Not Known
  • Does Chris Lynn drink alcohol: Yes
  • As a child, Lynn was so obsessed with sports that he wanted goal posts to be put up in the family backyard. Since it was an impossible wish for his parents to grant, they instead set cricket nets for the future ‘ferocious’ batsman.
  • A complete sports buff, Lynn captained the Queensland under-12 teams in cricket and rugby league, swam freestyle at the national titles, and was also a junior AFL star.
  • At the age of 19, Lynn made his domestic debut first in the shortest format of the game for Queensland against New South Wales. He then played the next biggest format (List A), before finally getting a taste of the longest format (first-class), all in a space of 2 months.
  • He is not only a hard-hitting batsman but also an agile fielder. Although Lynn has taken a number of spectacular catches in leagues across the globe, his career-defining moment came at the 2014 IPL; wherein he dismissed AB De Villiers in the last over by taking an almost impossible catch. You can check out this catch in the following video: