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

By Kashif Sheikh

Known for his calm and composed approach, Heinrich Klaasen presently stands as a prime contender for strengthening South Africa’s meeky looking middle order. Born in Pretoria, Klaasen has scripted a stupendous tale of achievements to find himself in the reckoning for South Africa’s national side amidst all the challenges. While challenging for a place against a player like Quinton de Kock, you are bound to be sensational, and Klaasen has been nothing short of it. Come IPL 2019 and Klaasen will be set to impart his trade in the biggest league around the globe.

Name: Heinrich Klaasen
Nickname: NA
Role: Right-handed Batsman, Wicket-Keeper

Physical Appearance

Height (approx.): 5’11” (179cm)
Weight (approx.): 73kg
Eye Colour: Blue
Hair Colour: Blonde

Personal Life

Date of Birth: July 30, 1991

Age: (As In 2019) 28 Years

Birth Place: Pretoria, Transvaal Province, South Africa

Zodiac sign/Sun sign: Leo

Nationality: South African

School: Die Hoërskool Menlopark, Pretoria

College: University Of Pretoria

Educational Qualifications: Completed Graduation


Heinrich Klaasen with his mother

Father: Late. Paul Klaasen

Mother: NA

Sister: NA

Brother: Ryan Greyvenstein

Coach/Mentor: NA

Religion: Christianity

Cricket Career

International Debut:

Test: NA
ODI: vs India, 7 February 2018, at Cape Town
T20I: vs India, 18 February 2018, Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg

Jersey Number: 45 (Northerns, South Africa)

Major Teams: Northerns, Durban Heat, South Africa, Rajasthan Royals, Royal Challengers Bangalore

Nature on field: Calm and Composed

Likes to play against: NA

Career Turning Point

Klaasen developed interested in cricket only during his college days and thus had to struggle a lot to reach the top level. His breakthrough season was the 2015-16 season when he scored at an average of over 63 and immediately got rewarded with a call up to the national side.


Hobbies: Travelling and Music

Favourite Cricketer: Chris Gayle

Favourite Cricket Ground: NA

Favourite Sportsmen: NA

Favourite Food: NA

Favourite Actors: NA

Favourite Films: NA

Favourite Musicians/Singers: NA

Favourite Destinations: NA

Tattoos: NA
Smoking/Drinking: NA/Yes

Girlfriends, Spouse and Children

Marital Status: Married

Affairs/Girlfriends: Sone Martins

Wife/Spouse: Sone Martins

Marriage Date: November 9, 2015

Children: NA


Net Worth: INR 50 Lakh/Year

Lesser Known Facts

  • Heinrich Klaasen was once termed as “poor man’s Dhoni” because of his ability to remain calm under pressure situations by South Africa’s National Academy Coach, Shukri Conrad.
  • In February 2017, Klaasen scored his first franchise century for Titans against Dolphins and missed out on a double ton by just five runs as he played a fine knock of 195 to help his side into the final of the tournament.
    Kashif Sheikh