David Willey is a new-age twenty 20 cricketer, who swings the white ball early and strikes hard with the bat. For the same attributes, Willey has made it to the national side and is also one of the sought after players in the global Twenty 20 leagues. His all-rounder abilities once earned him the label of “the Northants Botham” from his county side skipper Alex Wakely.
|Weight (approx.):||85 Kg|
|Date of Birth:||28 February 1990|
|Age (as on 2018):||28 years|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign:||Pisces|
|Father:||Peter Willey (Former England Cricketer and Umpire)|
|ODI:||8 May 2015 vs Ireland|
|T20I:||23 June 2015 vs New Zealand|
|Jersey Number:||#15 England, #72 Yorkshire, #8 Perth Scorchers|
|Domestic/State Team:||Northamptonshire, Yorkshire, Perth Scorchers, Chennai Super Kings|
|Nature on field:||Aggressive|
|Likes to play against:||Australia|
|Hobbies:||Golf, Cycling and Swimming|
|Favourite Cricket Ground:||NA|
|Favourite sports personalities:||NA|
|Favourite Musicians/Singers:||Rihanna and Adele|
|Girlfriends, Spouse and Children|
|IPL earnings||2 Crore INR|
|Lesser Known Facts|
- Willey married singer-songwriter and X Factor contestant Carolynne Poole in November 2016.
- Willey appeared on an English TV show, Cricket AM feature, Brain vs Brawn.