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March 9, 2019
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Anrich Nortje (South African Cricketer) Girlfriend, Weight, Height, Age, Records and More

By Kashif Sheikh

Born in Uitenhage in the Eastern Cape, An rich Nortje is one of the most promising pacers in South Africa’s domestic circuit. Known for his lanky pace, Anrich Nortje has become more of a lethal weapon in the death overs owing to his raw pace. That has brought him in the radar of many franchises around the world. He will be trading his skills in IPL 2019 this season for Kolkata Knight Riders.

Name: Anrich Nortje
Nickname: Ana
Role: Right-arm Quick

Physical Appearance

Height (approx.): 6’0″ (184cm)

Weight (approx.): 76kg

Eye Colour: Grey

Hair Colour: Blonde

Personal Life

Date of Birth: 16 November 1993

Age: (As In March 2019) 25 Years

Birth Place: Uitenhage, Eastern Cape, South Africa

Zodiac sign/Sun sign: Scorpio

Nationality: South African

School: Hoërskool Brandwag, Uitenhage, South Africa

College: Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University (NMMU), Port Elizabeth, South Africa

Educational Qualifications: PG-Diploma In Financial Planning


Father: NA

Mother: Amanda Nortje

Sister: Liza Bouwer

Brother: Anton Nortje

Coach/Mentor: NA

Religion: Christianity

Cricket Career

International Debut:

Test: NA

ODI: vs Sri Lanka, March 3 2019, at The Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg

T20I: NA

Jersey Number: 2 (Warriors), 20 (South Africa)

Major Teams: Eastern Province, South Africa, Cape Town Blitz, Warriors, And Kolkata Knight Riders

Nature on field: Focused

Likes to play against: NA

Career Turning Point
Anrich Nortje picked up eight wickets in the three matches while playing for the Cape Town Blitz in the Mzanzi Super League. That turned out to be enough for him to get recognised all around the globe and hand himself an IPL contract from Kolkata Knight Riders.


Hobbies: Travelling, Surfing, Playing Snooker, Fishing

Favourite Cricketers

  • Batsmen:
  • NA

  • Bowlers:
  • Dale Steyn

    Favourite Cricket Ground: NA

    Favourite Sportsmen: Mornantau ‘Nantie’ Hayward

    Favourite Food: Non-Veg Preferred

    Favourite Actors: NA

    Favourite Films: NA

    Favourite Musicians/Singers: NA

    Favourite Destinations: NA

    Tattoos: NA

    Smoking/Drinking: No/Yes

    Girlfriends, Spouse and Children

    Marital Status: Engaged

    Affairs/Girlfriends: Micaela Kleu

    Wife/Spouse: Micaela Kleu

    Marriage Date: To Be Married On 18th May 2019

    Children: NA


    Net Worth: INR 20 Lakh/Year

    Lesser Known Facts

  • Anrich Nortje used to play rugby in his childhood but had to quit after he suffered a grave injury.
  • Jacques Kallis is among the admirers of Nortje and plays a major role in his selection by KKR for IPL 2019.
    Kashif Sheikh