Colin de Grandhomme Height, Weight, Age, Wife, Biography & More
Bio Full NameColin de Grandhomme NicknamesDutchy, The Big Man ProfessionNew Zealand Cricketer (All-rounder) Physical Stats & More Height (approx.)in centimeters- 183 cm in meters- 1.83 m in feet inches- 6’ 0” Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 80 kg in pounds- 176 lbs Body Measurements (approx.)- Chest: 40 inches - Waist: 32 inches - Biceps: 14 inches Eye ColourDark Brown Hair ColourBlack Cricket International DebutODI- 3 March 2012 against South Africa at Auckland, New Zealand Test- 17 November 2016 against Pakistan at Christchurch, New Zealand T20- 11 February 2012 against Zimbabwe at Auckland, New Zealand Jersey Number#71 (New Zealand) #71 (Domestic) Domestic/State TeamAuckland, Kolkata Knight Riders, Manicaland, Nagenahira Nagas, New Zealand A, Zimbabwe Under-19s, Warwickshire County Cricket Club Records (main ones)In 2017, he became the New Zealand's second-fastest test century scorer in 71 balls against West Indies. Ahead of him is Brendon McCullum who made the fastest century in 54 balls. Personal Life Date of Birth22 July 1986 Age (as in 2017)31 Years Birth PlaceHarare, Zimbabwe Zodiac sign/Sun signCancer NationalityZimbabwean HometownHarare, Zimbabwe FamilyFather- Laurence Leonard de Grandhomme (Zimbabwean cricketer, died in 2017) Mother- Name Not Known Brother- Not Known Sister- Not Known Coach/MentorNot Known ReligionChristianity AddressHarare, Zimbabwe HobbiesTravelling Girls, Family & More Marital StatusMarried Affairs/GirlfriendsNot Known Wife/SpouseName Not Known ChildrenNot Known
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Colin is the son of late Zimbabwean cricketer ‘Laurence Leonard de Grandhomme.’
His great-uncle ‘Bunny de Grandhomme’ aka ‘Hilary Laurence de Grandhomme’ also played for ‘Rhodesia’ (now known as Zimbabwe) cricket team.
He played his first cricket match for the ‘Manicaland’ cricket team.
In 2003 to 2004, he played for ‘Zimbabwe’ cricket team in the ‘Under-19 Cricket World Cup.’
In 2005, he made his first-class debut for ‘Zimbabwe A’ against ‘Kenya’ at Harare, Zimbabwe.
In 2006, he became the part of the ‘Auckland’ cricket team after leaving Zimbabwe.
In 2009, his name was listed in the team of ‘New Zealand Emerging Players’ to take part in Australia’s quadrangular tournament.
In 2012, he got selected in the ‘New Zealand’ cricket team and played his first T20 International match against ‘Zimbabwe’ at Auckland, New Zealand.
In 2017, he got the chance to play for ‘Kolkata Knight Riders’ (KKR) for the ‘2017 Indian Premier League’ (IPL) auction in replacement of ‘Andre Russell‘ after when Andre was banned for 1 year in case of violating a doping clause.
In 2018, ‘Royal Challengers Bangalore’ (RCB) bought him for Rs. 2.20 Crore for the ‘2018 Indian Premier League’ (IPL) auction.