Moises Henriques Height, Weight, Age, Family, Affairs, Biography & More



Real NameMoisés Constantino Henriques
NicknameMozzie, Moey
ProfessionAustralian Cricketer (All-rounder)
Physical Stats & More
Heightin centimeters- 188 cm
in meters- 1.88 m
in Feet Inches- 6’ 2”
Weightin Kilograms- 83 kg
in Pounds- 183 lbs
Body Measurements- Chest: 41 Inches
- Waist: 33 Inches
- Biceps: 13 Inches
Eye ColourBrown
Hair ColourBrown
International DebutTest- 22 February 2013 vs India in Chennai
ODI- 31 October 2009 vs India in Delhi
T20- 15 February 2009 vs New Zealand in Sydney
Coach/MentorNot Known
Jersey Number#21 (Australia)
#5 (Sunrisers Hyderabad)
Domestic/State TeamNew South Wales, Kolkata Knight Riders, Delhi Daredevils, Mumbai Indians, Sydney Sixers, Glamorgan, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Sunrisers Hyderabad
Records (main ones)• In 2004 U-19 World Cup, while he was just 16, managed to bowl 11 wickets out in the tournament and scored 95 runs at an average of 19.0.
• While playing against India U-19 in September 2005, he scored 132 runs averaging 44 and claimed 8 wickets in the ODI series.
• During 2006 U-19 World Cup, Henriques made 150 runs and finished the tournament as a leading wicket taker claiming 16 wickets in 5 matches.
• In October 2006, he took a 5 wicket haul in a first-class match against Queensland and became the youngest New South Wales cricketer to have the record.
Career Turning PointConsistency with both the bat and the ball in first-class format got Henriques a chance to represent Australia at International level.
Personal Life
Date of Birth1 February 1987
Age (as in 2017)30 Years
Birth PlaceFunchal, Madeira, Portugal
Zodiac sign/Sun signAquarius
HometownNew South Wales, Australia
SchoolEndeavour Sports High School
CollegeNot Known
Educational QualificationsNot Known
FamilyFather- Alvaro Henriques (former Portugese footballer)
Mother- Anabela Henriques
Brothers- 2
Sister- N/A
HobbiesPlaying golf
Favourite Things
Favourite CricketerJacques Kallis
Favourite Sports outside cricketRugby
Favourite DestinationMumbai, Cornwall, Cape Town
Girls, Family & More
Marital StatusUnmarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsKrista Thomas (Radio News Presenter)
Moises Henriques with his girlfriend
ChildrenSon- N/A
Daughter- N/A

Moises Henriques batting


Some Lesser Known Facts About Moises Henriques

  • Does Moises Henriques smoke: Not Known
  • Does Moises Henriques drink alcohol: Yes
  • Henriques was born to a Portuguese professional footballer in Portugal but his family moved to Australia when he was just 1.
  • He wanted to be a fast bowler and as a kid, he used to bowl as fast as he could, but after sustaining a lot of injuries, he finally settled as a seamer.
  • Though his style has always been compared to Shane Watson’s batting and bowling style, he considers South African Jacques Kallis to be his role model.
  • A  field in Endeavour School in Sydney has been renamed as “Moises Henriques Field”. A gateway was erected at the entrance in honour of Moises Henriques, an alumnus of the Endeavour School.
  • In 2004, he received the first Rexona Australian Youth Cricket Scholarship, an initiative backed by Ricky Ponting.
  • For 2009 season of IPL, Kolkata Knight Riders signed him for $300,000.
  • In 2010, he was traded to Delhi Daredevils in exchange of Manoj Tiwary.
  • He was named to Australia’s test team squad in February 2013 and became the second Portugal to have played a test match after former South African cricketer Dick Westcott.
  • Henriques was bought for $166,000 by Sunrisers Hyderabad in 2014 and has since been retained by the team.