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Justin Langer (Former Australia Cricketer and Current Coach) Wife, Records, Controversies, Age, Weight, Height and More

By Kalpana Verma

Justin Langer took over the coaching job of Australian Cricket after the sandpaper gate fiasco. In his time, he partnered with Matthew Hayden to form one of the most prolific opening combos in Test cricket

Name: Justin Langer

Nickname: Alfie, JL, Brown Nose Gnome

Role: Opening Batsman

Cricket Career

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International Debut

Test: vs West Indies at Adelaide Oval, Jan 23, 1993

ODI: vs Sri Lanka at Sharjah Cricket Association Stadium, Apr 14, 1994

T20I: NA

Career Turning Point: In the year 1998-99, he scored his first test century against Pakistan and made himself to be on 3rd in the batting order of Australian Cricket team.

Major Teams: Australia, Rajasthan Royals, Somerset, Western Australia, Middlesex,

Records

  • Justin scored most runs which are 28382 at the average of 50.23 in the first Class cricket by an Australian.

Wife and Children

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Marital Status: Married

Affairs/Girlfriends: NA

Wife: Sue

Marriage Date: 13th April 1996

Children: (Daughters) Jessica (Daughter, Ali Rosa, Sophie, Gracie

Controversies

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In the year 2003-04, he was charged for the brushing the stumps in the Australia tour of Sri Lanka. He justified him as an innocent mistake and warned by the referee Chris Broad.

Physical Appearance

Height (approx.): 5ft 10in

Weight (approx.): 70 Kg

Eye Colour: Lavender Grey

Hair Colour: Dark Brown

Personal Life

Date of Birth: 21st November 1970

Age (as of May 2019): 4735 Years

Birth Place: Perth, Western Australia

Nationality: Australian

Zodiac sign/Sun sign: Scorpio

School: Newman College, Perth, Aquinas College, Perth

College: University of Western Australia

Educational Qualifications: Quit Graduation

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Family

Father: Colin Langer (Car Dealer)

Mother: Joy Anne (Theater Nurse)

Sister: Jemma

Brother: Adam and Jonathan

Coach/Mentor: NA

Religion: Christianity

Address: Perth, Western Australia

Preferences/Favourite

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Hobbies: Gardening

Cricketers: Saeed Anwar, Kim Hughes, Allan Border, David Boon and Steve Waugh

Cricket Ground: NA

Athletes: NA

Food: NA

Artists: NA

Films: NA

Destinations: NA

Tattoos: NA

Smoking/Drinking: NA/Yes

Lesser Known Facts

  • He was inspired by his uncle, Robbie Langer (a former cricketer of Western Australia) to start his career in cricket.
  • His mother died at the age of 68 as she was suffering from Ovarian Cancer.
  • He regrets that he couldn’t complete his graduation.
  • In 2012, he was the batting coach and senior Assistant coach of the Australian cricket team.

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Kalpana Verma