Jofra Archer (Cricketer) Height, Weight, Age, Family, Biography & More

Jofra Archer

Full NameJofra Chioke Archer
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 182 cm
in meters- 1.82 m
in feet inches- 6’
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 70 kg
in pounds- 154 lbs
Body Measurements (approx.)- Chest: 42 inches
- Waist: 32 inches
- Biceps: 14 inches
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
International DebutDid Not Play
Jersey Numbers#22 (Domestic)
Domestic/State TeamsBarbados Under-19s, Quetta Gladiators, Hobart Hurricanes, Sussex, West Indies Under-19s, Sussex 2nd XI
Career Turning PointHe became the highest wicket-taker for Sussex in the County season 2017 by taking 61 wickets in 24 innings at the average of 25.29 and got selected for the 2018 IPL.
Personal Life
Date of Birth1 April 1995
Age (as in 2018) 23 Years
Birth PlaceBridgetown, Barbados
Zodiac sign/Sun signAries
HometownBridgetown, Barbados
SchoolsHilda Skeene Primary School,
Christ Church Foundation
College/UniversityDulwich College
AddressOcean City, Saint Philip, Barbados
Girls, Affairs & More
Marital StatusUnmarried
ParentsFather- Frank Archer
Mother- Joelle Waithe
SiblingsNot Known
Favourite Things
Favourite CricketersChris Jordan, Curtly Ambrose, Michael Holding, Craig Kieswetter and Joel Garner
Favourite ActorJosh Peck
Favourite ActressAshley Tisdale
Favourite FilmsTransformers, Madea, The Hangover, Robin Hood, Hush-The Movie, Fast & Furious
Favourite SingersMavado, Kanye Omari West, Lil Chuckee, Miley Cyrus, and Adam Lambert
Favourite BookNew Moon (Stephenie Meyer)
Style Quotient
Car CollectionTata Tigor
Money Factor
Salary (as in 2018)₹7.2 crore (IPL)
Jofra Archer

Some Lesser Known Facts About Jofra Archer

  • Does Jofra Archer smoke?: Not Known
  • Does Jofra Archer drink alcohol?: Not Known
  • His father is from England and mother belongs to Barbados.
  • After watching his good performance during the net practice in Barbados, the Barbadian-English cricketer Chris Jordan recommended him to play for Sussex.
  • He aspires to play for England in future.
  • He has a British passport but ineligible to play for England because according to the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) rules, he must have at least seven years residence proof of England to play as a professional cricketer for the UK.
  • During the Big Bash League, he grabbed maximum wickets (15) for the Hobart Hurricanes in 10 matches.
  • He was a fast bowler earlier, but a long-term back injury forced him to bowl off-spin later.
  • In January 2018, he was purchased by the Rajasthan Royals to play in the 2018 IPL.
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