David Warner bio, age, records, family, favorites, net worth and much more
May 22, 2019 By khansa
Australian star cricketer David Andrew Warner, famously known as just David Warner, is the current opening batsman of the Australian side and is also the former captain of the team. Following his alleged ball-tampering scandal, he was banned to receive any leadership position by the Cricket Australia. Recently in April 2019, he has earned his place in the 2019 ICC World Cup squad of the Australian side. And, here goes his full biography, career, personal life details, net worth, and many more.
|Full name||David Andrew Warner|
|Nickname||Kaboom Bull, Llyod, Mario, Cannon, and Pocket size Dynamo|
Physical Statistics and More
|Height||In Feet – 5’7’’ ft. Meters – 1.70 m. Centimeter – 170 cm|
|Weight||In Kilograms – 65 kg In pounds – 143 lbs.|
|Body measurement||Chest – 38 inches Waist – 30 inches Biceps – 12 inches|
David Warner’s Career
|International Debut||- T20 –Australia v South Africa at Melbourne, Jan 11, 2009 - ODI - Australia v South Africa at Hobart, Jan 18, 2009 - Test - Australia v New Zealand at Brisbane, Dec 1-4, 2011|
|Last Matches played||- T20 - New Zealand v Australia at Auckland, Feb 21, 2018 - ODI – Australia v England at Perth, Jan 28, 2018 - Test - South Africa v Australia at Cape Town, Mar 22-25, 2018|
|Jersey Number||31 – Australia 31 - IPL|
|Domestic/State team||Australia, Australia A, Australia Under-19s, Delhi Daredevils, Durham, Middlesex, New South Wales, Northern Districts, St Lucia Stars, Sunrisers Hyderabad, Sydney Thunder, Winnipeg Hawks|
|Awards||- Warner is the first Australian cricketer in 132 years to be selected for a national team in any format without experience in first-class cricket - He is the first Australian batsman to score 7 ODI centuries in a calendar year. - Allan Border Medal in 2016, 2017.|
|Best Shot||Pull shot|
|Batting Style||Left-hand batsmen|
|Bowling Style||Right-arm Leg-break|
|Date of birth||27 October 1986|
|Birth Place||Paddington, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia|
|Home town||Matraville, New South Wales, Australia|
|Family||Father – Howard Warner Mother – Lorraine Warner Brother – Steven Warner Sister – Nil|
|Children||2 Daughters – Ivy Mae Warner and Indi Rae Warner|
|Hobbies||Traveling, Writing, Golfing and Swimming|
David Warner’s Records
|Records||- While playing against Pakistan at the Sydney Cricket Ground, he became only the fifth cricketer to score a century before lunch on the first day of a Test match. - He played in his 100th ODI and became the first batsman for Australia and 8th batsman overall to score a century in his 100th ODI. - In the IPL he holds the records for the most runs by an overseas player, most half-centuries and the highest individual score by a captain.|
|Career Turn||On 29 November 2008, Warner hit his first domestic ODIs for New South Wales with a score of 165 against Tasmania at Hurstville Oval in Sydney.|
|Records||- On 3 January 2017, while playing against Pakistan at the Sydney Cricket Ground, he became only the fifth cricketer to score a century before lunch on the first day of a Test match. - On 28 September 2017, he played in his 100th ODI and became the first batsman for Australia and 8th batsman overall to score a century in his 100th ODI. - In the IPL he holds the records for the most runs by an overseas player, most half-centuries and the highest individual score by a captain. - He has won the Orange Cap three times, more than any other player.|
|Favorite Batsmen||Virat Kholi, KL Rahul|
|Favorite Bowler||Bhuvneshwar Kumar|
|Favorite Food||Non-vegetarian food and Chicken-thigh-sandwich|
|Favorite Actress||Jennifer Aniston|
|Favorite Film||Top Gun, I am Sam|
|Favorite Musicians||Robert Balmer|
|Salary||Retainer Fee $816,000|
|Net worth||$ 23 million|
- In 2013 during champions trophy series Warner attacked England cricketer Joe root when he was in the Walkabout bar. Following the incident, Cricket Australia fined Warner and dismissed him from the Champions Trophy tournament.
- During the match of an ODI series against Sri Lanka, Smith and Warner were forced to step down as captain and vice-captain of the Australian team, after the ICC found Smith guilty of being "party to a decision to attempt to change the condition of the ball".
- On 4 March 2018 during test series with South Africa Warner was exchanged few words with South African wicketkeeper Quinton de Kock and Warner fired back at De Kock when he is going to the dressing room. Subsequently, Warner fined 75% of match fee and De Kock fined with 25%.
Some Interesting facts about David Warner
- At the age of 13, David Warner was asked by his coach to switch to right-handed batting.
- He was a part of a cricket team at the age of 5 only and joined the coastal cricket club.
- With Cricket career, he is a proud author of the book – ‘the Kaboom kid’- ‘the big switch’.