Shaun Tait (Cricketer) Height, Weight, Age, Biography, Wife & More
Bio Real NameShaun William Tait NicknameSloon and Tinga ProfessionAustralian Cricketer (Fast bowler) Physical Stats & More Heightin centimeters- 193 cm in meters- 1.93 m in Feet Inches- 6’ 4” Weightin Kilograms- 96 kg in Pounds- 212 lbs Body Measurements- Chest: 44 Inches - Waist: 36 Inches - Biceps: 14 Inches Eye ColourBlue Hair ColourBlack Cricket International DebutTest- 25 August 2005 vs England in Nottingham ODI- 2 February 2007 vs England in Sydney T20- 11 December 2007 vs New Zealand at Perth Coach/MentorNot Known Jersey Number#32(Australia) #32(IPL, County Cricket) Domestic/State TeamAdelaide Strikers, Chittagong Kings, Durham, Essex, Glamorgan, Hobart Hurricanes, Melbourne Renegades, Mid West Rhinos, Peshawar Zalmi, Rajasthan Royals, South Australia, Wellington, Kolkata Knight Riders Nature on fieldCalm Likes to play againstEngland and New Zealand Favourite BallOut swinger Records (main ones)• 2nd fastest bowler in cricket history (161.1 km/h vs England in 2010), ahead of him is Shoaib Akhtar with the speed of 161.3 km/h. • Took 30 wickets at at average of 28.33 in the 2004 Pura Cup. • Joint 2nd highest wicket-taker in 23 wickets at an average of 20.30 in the 2007 ICC World Cup in West Indies. Career Turning PointPerformance in the 2003–04 ING Cup where he was the leading wicket taker for South Australia, and the 2nd leading wicket taker in the tournament with 18 wickets. Personal Life Date of Birth22 February 1983 Age (as in 2017)34 Years Birth PlaceBedford Park, Adelaide, South Australia Zodiac sign/Sun signPisces NationalityAustralian HometownBedford Park, Adelaide, South Australia SchoolNot Known CollegeNot Known Educational QualificationsNot Known FamilyFather- Not Known Mother- Not Known Brother- Not Known Sister- Not Known ReligionChristian HobbiesTravelling ControversiesNot Known Favourite Things Favourite CricketerBatsman: Sir Viv Richards and Brad Hodge Bowler: Jeff Thomson, Wasim Akram, Waqar Younis, Curtly Ambrose and Glenn McGrath Favourite FoodChicken dishes Favourite ActorLeonardo DiCaprio, Will Ferrell, Charlie Sheen, Rob Lowe and Jason Alexander Favourite ActorMolly Sims and Jennifer Lopez Girls, Family & More Marital StatusMarried Affairs/GirlfriendsMashoom Singha (Model) Wife/SpouseMashoom Singha (2014-present)
Some lesser known facts about Shaun Tait
Does Shaun Tait smoke?: No
Does Shaun Tait drink alcohol?: Yes
Tait is often called The Wild Thing, due to his raw pace.
He has bowled the 2nd fastest bowl along with Brett Lee in cricket history (161.1 km/hr vs England in 2010), ahead of him is Shoaib Akhtar with the speed of 161.3 km/hr.
In 2004, he won the Bradman Young Cricketer of the Year Award for his impressive performance in the domestic cricket.
He is married to an Indian model from Mumbai, Mashoom Singha.
His sister-in-law, Shamita Singha won the Femina Miss India Earth in 2001.
His wife is a good friend of actress and model Waluscha D’Souza.
He is the co-owner of Hotel Elliot.
He likes to spend half of his year in Adelaide and half in Mumbai.
He considered Brad Hodge as the toughest batsman he has ever bowled to.
In 2007, he won the ICC Emerging Player of the Year Award.