D’Arcy Short is an attacking batsman hailing from Australia. In the domestic circuit of Australia, he is regarded one of the best players, and has always delieverd in the local tournament. Even though he is yet to debut for Austrlaia in ODIs and Tests, he is expected to become the next big thing and form the spine of the team.
|Weight (approx.):||80 kg|
|Date of Birth:||9 August 1990|
|Age (as on 2018):||27 years|
|Birth Place:||Katherine, Northern Territory, Australia|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign:||Leo|
|School:||Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia|
|College:||Kormilda College Darwin, Northern Territory|
|Test:||Yet to play|
|ODI:||Yet to play|
|T20:||vs New Zealand at Sydney, February 3rd|
|Jersey Number:||#23 Australia, Rajasthan Royals|
|Domestic/State Team:||Rajasthan Royals, Western Australia|
|Nature on field:||Relentless|
|Likes to play against:||NA|
|Favourite Shot:||Pull Shot|
|Career Turning Point|
- D’Arcy Short’s consistent perfromances in the 2016-17 Big Bash league earned him a call up for the T20 squad of Australia that was going to tour New Zealand.
|Hobbies:||Driving, Fishing, Golf, an avid watcher of AFL|
|Favourite Batsmen:||Andrew Symonds|
|Favourite Football Team:||Manchester United, Everton and Hawthorn|
|Favourite sports personalities:||Conor McGregor and Usain Bolt|
|Favourite Actors:||Robert Downey Jr and Ben Stiller|
|Favourite Films:||Coach Carter|
|Favourite TV Shows:||Suits|
|Cars Collection:||Ford Ranger|
|Girlfriends, Spouse and Children|
|IPL earnings:||2.2 crores INR ($320,683)|
|Awards and recognitions|
- D’Arcy Short won the the Lord’s Taverners Indigeneous Cricketer of the Year award in 2011.
- Was adjudged as the Player of the Tournament in BBL 2017-18.
|Lesser Known Facts|
- He comes from a family with a sporting background.
- The first job D’Arcy Short worked was of an Indoor cricket umpire.