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Jean-Paul Duminy (cricketer) Wife, Weight, Height, Age, Records and More

By Kartikey Sharma @kartikeysharma

Jean-Paul Duminy
(South African Cricketer)

Jean Paul Duminy is regarded as one of the best left-handed batsman in the world. Along with having captained the team, he is also an excellent all-rounder. Be it chasing a target or defending it, Duminy always has a hand in helping his team out of the difficult situation. This characteristic makes him one of the most valued assets for the tema.

Jean-Paul Duminy
Nickname: JP Koppe
Profession: Cricketer
Autobiography: NA
Biopic: NA
Physical Appearance
Height (approx.): 5’7″
Weight (approx.): 66 kg
Eye Colour: Brown
Hair Colour: Black
Tattoos: Right Wrist
Personal Life
Date of Birth: 14 April 1984
Age (as on 2018): 34
Birth Place: Strandfortein, Cape Town, South Africa
Zodiac sign/Sun sign: Aries
Nationality: South Africa
School: NA
College: NA
Educational Qualifications: NA
Signature: NA

Father: John Duminy
Mother: Junita Bergman
Sister: NA
Brother: NA
Coach/Mentor: NA
Religion: Christianity
Address: NA

Cricket Career
International Debut:
Test: vs Australia at Chittagong, December 17, 2005
ODI: vs Sri Lanka at Colombo, August 20, 2004
T20: vs Bangladesh at Cape Town, September 15, 2005
Jersey Number: #21 South Africa, Mumbai Indians
Domestic/State Team: Mumbai Indians, Cape Copras
Nature on field: Calm
Likes to play against: Australia
Favourite Shot: Cover Drive

Career Turning Point
  • The tour of Australia in 2008 was the turning point of JP Duminy’s career. He had been inconsistent till then, but he clutched out an important second innings in one of the test matches and showed his mettle to the entire cricketing world.
Photo Courtesy: ABC

Hobbies: Fishing
Favourite Batsmen: Brian Lara
Favourite Bowlers: Shaun Pollock
Favourite Football Team: NA
Favourite sports personalities: Brian Lara
Favourite Food: Butter Chicken
Favourite Actors: NA
Favourite Films: NA
Favourite Musicians/Singers: NA
Favourite TV Shows: NA
Smoking/Alcohol: No/Yes

Style Quotient
Cars Collection: Volkswagen GTI, Audi A4, Audi Q5, BMW X5

Girlfriends, Spouse and Children
Marital Status: Married
Affairs/Girlfriends: NA
Wife/Spouse: Sue Duminy
Marriage Date: 2011
Children: Isabella Duminy (2015)
Photo Courtesy: SuccessStory

Net Worth: NA
IPL earnings: 94.7 lakh INR ($137,830)
Photo Courtesy: The Indian Express

Awards and recognitions

  • JP Duminy’s 206 runs innings is his highest score in the first class cricket.
  • In the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup, he became the first South African to take a hattrick in this tournament

Lesser Known Facts

  • The South African selectors weren’t impressed with him initially when he was taken in the team.
  • He was part of South Africa’s third highest overall partnership with Dean Elgar.

Kartikey Sharma @kartikeysharma