Shimron Hetmyer Height, Age, Girlfriend, Wife, Family, Biography & More
|Full Name||Shimron Odilon Hetmyer
|Nickname||Hettie Indian Express|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 178 cm
in meters- 1.78 m
in feet inches- 5’ 10”
|Weight (approx.)||in kilograms- 75 kg
in pounds- 165 lbs
|Body Measurements (approx.)||- Chest: 40 inches
- Waist: 32 inches
- Biceps: 14 inches
|International Debut||ODI- 20 December 2017 against New Zealand at Whangarei
Test- 21 April 2017 against Pakistan at Kingston
T20- 1 January 2018 against New Zealand at Mount Maunganui
|Jersey Number||#2 (West Indies)
#2, 3 (Domestic)
|Domestic/State Team(s)||Guyana, Guyana Amazon Warriors|
|Coach/Mentor||Coaches- Hubern Evans, Roy Fredericks, Alvin Kallicharran Indian Express
Mentor- Anil Beharry
|Batting Style||Left-hand bat|
|Bowling Style||Legbreak googly|
|Favourite Shot||Pull shot|
|Records (main ones)||In 2018, he became the youngest batsman to score a century in the Caribbean Premier League (CPL).|
|Awards, Achievements||2013- Under-17 Player of the Year Award by Berbice Cricket Board (BCB)
2018- Berbice Sportsman of The Year Award
|Career Turning Point||His performance in the Professional Cricket League (PCL) of 2017, which earned him a spot in the West Indies senior team against Pakistan in April 2017.
|Date of Birth||26 December 1996|
|Age (as in 2017)||21 Years|
|Birthplace||Cumberland, Berbice, Guyana|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Capricorn|
|Hometown||New Amsterdam, Guyana|
|School||• Rose Hall Estate Primary School, Guyana
• Berbice High School, New Amsterdam, Guyana
|Educational Qualification||High School Graduate|
|Address||He resides in Georgetown, Guyana|
|Hobbies||Playing Cricket, Football & Volleyball|
|Relationships & More|
|Parents||Father- Gladston Hetmyer (worked at sugar estates)
Mother- Ingrid Hetmyer
|Siblings||Brother- Seon Hetmyer (Elder)
Sisters- Shonette Hetmyer (Elder), Shonelle Hetmyer (Elder)
|Favourite Cricketer(s)||Batsman- Brian Lara, Matthew Hayden, Chris Gayle
Bowler- Shane Warne, Brett Lee
|Favourite Actor(s)||Vin Diesel, Jean-Claude Van Damme|
|Favourite Actress||Tia Mowry|
|Favourite Film(s)||Think Like A Man, The Spy Next Door, Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time|
|Favourite TV Show||The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air|
|Favourite Singer(s)||Drake, Tyga, Chris Brown, Ciara, DJ Khaled|
|Favourite Football Club(s)||FC Barcelona, Manchester United FC|
|Favourite Restaurant||Johnny Rockets in Guyana|
|Car Collection||Suzuki Escudo
Some Lesser Known Facts About Shimron Hetmyer
- Does Shimron Hetmyer smoke?: Not Known
- Does Shimron Hetmyer drink alcohol?: Yes
- Shimron hails from a modest family of the Canefield Settlement in East Canje who started accompanying his elder brother Seon to the Young Warriors Club ground at the age of 6.
- He started playing the school-level cricket at the age of 9 for the Rose Hall Estate Primary School and Young Warriors Cricket Club.
- He has always been highly athletic; as he used to easily beat his sprinting counterparts during the training at his school.
- At the age of 16, he became a talk of the town when he scored a century in a first-class match.
- He had a nightmare batting display at the 2014 U-19 World Cup; as he got dismissed for a duck in 3 out of 5 innings he played.
- He has had the leadership skills since his school days; as he first captained at the school-level when he was in 4th form (10th standard) and continued it in Guyana Under-15, Under-17, and West Indies Under-19.
- Under his leadership, the West Indies Under-19 team had won their first Under-19 World Cup title in Bangladesh in 2016.
- He considers his elder brother Seon Hetmyer, and West Indian legend Brian Lara as his source of inspirations. News Nation
- He is known to be a chatterbox and a very funny person.
- According to him, if he wasn’t a cricketer, he would have been a footballer.
|↑1, ↑2||Indian Express|
|↑3, ↑4||WI Players|