Sports Desk – The cricketer of the West Indies is known worldwide for stormy batting. Shimron Hetmyer is also one of them. Today we are going to tell you about his Career, Age, Height, Ranking, Wife and Biography.
Real Name – Shimron Odilon Hetmyer
Nickname – Hetmyer
Date of Birth – Dec 26, 1996
Age – 24 years
Birth Place – Cumberland, Berbice, Guyana
Profession – West indies (Batting)
Height – 5’ 10” (1.78 m)
Bowling Style – Right-arm leg-break
Batting Style – Left Handed
Nationality – Windies
• Rose Hall Estate Primary School, Guyana
• Berbice High School, New Amsterdam, Guyana
College – Not Known
Educational Qualifications – N/A
Father – Gladston Hetmyer
Mother – Ingrid Hetmyer
Marital Status – Unmarried
Wife – N/A
Girlfriend – Nirvani Umrao
Favourite Cricketer –
Batsman- Brian Lara, Matthew Hayden, Chris Gayle
Bowler- Shane Warne, Brett Lee
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
- In September 2011, he was conferred with the ‘Sports Ambassador’ award by the ‘Berbice Chamber of Commerce.’
- Shimron Hetmyer has been awarded the Player of the match title on four occasions in One Day Internationals.
- He was named as one of the five breakout stars in Men’s Cricket in 2018 by the International Cricket Council.
- He had phenomenal strike rates of 134.92 and 118.47 in domestic T20s and international T20s, respectively.
- He has the distinction of being CPL’s youngest centurion at the age of 21.
- His score of 206 runs in three innings which includes a match-winning 125 off 93 balls in Bangladesh in mid-2018 is one of his career highlights.
- In February 2019, he scored the fastest century by a West Indian player against England.
- In 2007, he joined ‘Young Warriors Cricket Club,’ where he spent time in learning the intricacies of the game. He practiced well with his coaches who identified his raw talent.
- In 2009 when he made it to the squad of Berbice Under-15 team.
- At the age of 13, he became the only player to score a century in the Under-19 inter-zone competition in Berbice county.
- He is also credited for being one of the youngest players to represent an Under-19 team.
- Under his captaincy, his team won the 2016 Under-19 ‘Cricket World Cup’ in Bangladesh.
Biography/Known Facts About Shimron Hetmyer
Shimron Hetmyer was born on 26 December 1996 at Cumberland in Guyana. He is a left-handed batsman and a right-arm off-break bowler. He is a great cricketer of T20 format.