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Dawid Malan (Cricketer) , Height, Age, Girlfriend, Wife, Children, Family, Biography & More

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Wife: Claire Mottram
Height: 6 Ft
Age: 34 Years

 

Dawid Malan

Bio/Wiki
Full nameDawid Johannes Malan
Nickname(s)AC, The Milky Way Boss
ProfessionCricketer (All-rounder)
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 183 cm
in meters- 1.83 m
in feet & inches- 6’
Eye ColourHazel
Hair ColourLight Ash Brown
Cricket
International DebutODI- 3 May 2019 v Ireland
Test- 27 July 2017 v South Africa
T20- 25 June 2017 v South Africa
Jersey Number# 29 (Country Name)
# 99 (IPL)
Domestic/State TeamYorkshire County Cricket Club
Hobart Hurricanes
Punjab Kings
Batting StyleLeft-handed
Bowling StyleRight-arm leg break
Records (main ones)• Fastest player to score 1000 runs in T20 format.
• Fastest century in T20Is by an England batsman.
Personal Life
Date of Birth3 September 1987 Thursday
Age (as of 2021)34 Years
BirthplaceRoehampton, London, England
Zodiac signPisces
Signature Dawid Malan signature
NationalityBritish
HometownPaarl, Western Cape South Africa
SchoolPaarl Boys High School
Relationships & More
Marital StatusMarried
Family
Wife/SpouseClaire Mottram Dawid Malan with Claire Mottram
ParentsFather- Dawid Malan Sr.
Mother- Janet Malan
SiblingsBrother- Charl Malan
Favourite Things
CricketerBatsman- Graeme Smith, Jacques Kallis
Bowler- Mark Boucher

Dawid Malan

Some Lesser Known Facts About Dawid Malan

  • Dawid Malan is a British cricketer, who plays for the England cricket team and Yorkshire, Hobart Hurricanes, and Kings Punjab in domestic leagues.
  • Dawid Malan was born in England but brought up in South Africa and made his first-class debut for Boland in 2005-2006. Dawid Malan belonged to a cricket background, both his father and brother were professional cricketers.

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    Dawid Malan during his younger days

  • Dawid Malan rose his game in first-class cricket in 2014, where he had an average of 40 and finished his season with it.
  • He scored the most runs against Sri-Lanka-A side 185 from 126 balls that are a record score by an English batsman in 2016.
  • Dawid Malan received the highest rating points in ICC T20I rankings for a batsman with 900 points and leaving the likes of Virat Kohli and Babar Azam behind.
  • Despite being a top-ranked batsman in T20I, Malan prefers Test cricket more and wants to be a consistent starter for England.
  • Dawid Malan maiden Test century came in the 3rd Ashes Test match at WACA in December 2017.

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    Dawid Malan with the Ashes trophy

  • Dawid Malan plays at No. 3,4 or 5 for England but is more comfortable when told to open in matches.
  • Dawid Malan was a late bloomer in cricket and got his first England call-up in 2017.
  • Dawid Malan has played for various foreign domestic leagues in various countries namely Prime Doleshwar Sporting Club in the Dhaka Premier Division, Peshawar Zalmi in Pakistan Super League, Hobart Hurricanes in Big Bash League.
  • Dawid Malan is set to make his debut in the Indian Premier League with Punjab Kings.