Sam Billings Height, Weight, Age, Family, Affairs, Biography & More
Bio Real NameSam William Billings NicknameBilbo, Billo, Rupert ProfessionEnglish Cricketer (Wicket- keeper,Batsman) Physical Stats & More Heightin centimeters- 178 cm in meters- 1.78 m in Feet Inches- 5’ 10” Weightin Kilograms- 67 kg in Pounds- 148 lbs Body Measurements- Chest: 41 Inches - Waist: 33 Inches - Biceps: 13 Inches Eye ColourHazel Blue Hair ColourBlonde Cricket International DebutTest- N/A ODI- 9 June 2015 vs New Zeland in Edgbaston T20- 23 June 2015 vs New Zeland in Old Traffort Coach/MentorNot Known Jersey Number#20 (Kent CCC) #7 (England) #7 (Delhi Daredevils) Domestic/State TeamsKent, Islamabad United, Delhi Daredevils, Sydney Sixers Batting StyleRight Handed Bat Bowling StyleRight-arm medium pace Nature on fieldAggressive Likes to play againstAustralia Favourite ShotCut, pull Records/Achievements (main ones)• Sam Billings, while playing for Delhi Daredevils, scored 54 off just 34 deliveries. This was Sam's debut against Kolkata Knight Riders. Sam is the second player to score a half century on IPL debut after Richard Levi. • Sam, in the first T20 against Pakistan at Dubai smashed 53 on 25 balls. England completed the inning on 160 for 5, and won the match by 14 runs. • Sam Billings, against Somerset, played an astonishing knock of 135 off just 58 balls in the 50 over match at Canterbury in 2015. • He scored a century in his first-class debut, playing for Loughborough MCCU, against Northamptonshire in 2011. Career Turning PointThe remarkable century on debut and consistent performance in the county and List- A matches provided Sam Billings a chance in the International Squad. Sam has been consistent with his bat in the Internationals. Personal Life Date of Birth15 June 1991 Age (as in 2017)26 Years Birth PlacePembury, Kent Zodiac sign/Sun signCancer NationalityEnglish HometownNorth Kent SchoolNot Known College Haileybury College UniversityLoughborough University Educational QualificationsDegree in Sport and Exercise Science FamilyFather- Not Known Mother- Not Known Brother- Not Known Sister- Not Known Grandfather- Ron Billings (Former Racquets player) Cousin- Tom Billings (Racquets player) ReligionChristianity HobbiesPlaying Football, Rugby, Squash, Racquets & Tennis Girls, Family & More Marital StatusUnmarried Affairs/GirlfriendsSarah Cantlay
Some Lesser Known Facts About Sam Billings
Does Sam Billings Smoke?: No
Does Sam Billings drink Alcohol?: Yes
Sam Billings believes that working with Rahul Dravid during the IPL season 2016 has helped him improve his footwork against the spinning ball.
Somerset’s former England captain, Marcus Trescothick, quoted Billings as a potential rival for Jos Buttler.
Sam being the county’s leading run-maker in T20 as well as CB40 in 2012, went to Australia on an ECB scholarship over the winter of 2012-13.
He got a 50 off 23 balls, the quickest fifty from an Englishman in an international T20.
In the 2012 season at St Lawrence Ground, Sam’s remarkable innings of 143 off 113 balls against Derbyshire at Canterbury was the highest ODI total by any Kent batsman.
Sam Billings scored a century (131) on his debut, while representing Loughborough MCCU in 2011 against Northamptonshire.
Sam has sports in his blood, as Ron Billings, his grandfather was a racquets champion and, Tom Billings, his cousin, is a world ranked player of the game.