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Mitchell Santner (New Zealand cricketer) Girlfriend, Weight, Height, Age, Records and More

By Himanshu Sharma @boringcricket

Mitchell Josef Santner
(New Zealand Cricketer)

Mitchell Santner had big shoes to fill when he was drafted in New Zealand’s squad following the departure of champion bowler Daniel Vettori, with the Black Caps looking for a left-arm spin options.
Since debuting in 2015, Santner has made a reputation for himself with strong all-round performances. Basis his stellar form early in 2018, the New Zealander earned an IPL contract with Chennai Super Kings but could not take part in the competition after suffering an injury.

Mitchell Santner
Nickname: Slinky, Flatline
Profession: Cricketer  (All-rounder)
Autobiography: NA
Biopic: NA
Physical Appearance
Height (approx.): 6’0″
Weight (approx.): 75 kg
Eye Colour: Dark Brown
Hair Colour: Light Brown
Tattoos: No
Personal Life
Date of Birth: 5 February 1992
Age (as on 2018): 26 years
Birth Place: Hamilton, New Zealand
Zodiac sign/Sun sign: Aquarius
Nationality: New Zealander
School: Hamilton Boys’ High School
College: Waikato University, Hamilton
Educational Qualifications: Mechanical Engineering

Father: NA
Mother: NA
Sister: Olivia Santner
Brother: Elliot Santner
Coach/Mentor: NA
Religion: Christianity
Address: NA

Cricket Career
International Debut:
Test: 27 November 2015 v Australia
ODI: 9 June 2015 v England
Jersey Number: #74 (New Zealand)
Domestic/State Team: Northern Districts, Worcestershire
Nature on field: Calm
Likes to play against: NA
Favourite Shot: NA

Career Turning Point

Santner was called up to represent New Zealand when Daniel Vettori retired from the game. The cricket board looked at him as a like-for-like replacement of the left-arm spinner.

Hobbies: Playing Golf
Favourite Batsmen: MS Dhoni
Favourite Bowlers:
Favourite Cricket Ground: NA
Favourite sports personalities: NA
Favourite Food: Beef Burger
Favourite Actors: Shah Rukh Khan
Favourite Films/TV Show: Game of Thrones
Favourite Musicians/Singers: NA
Favourite Destinations: NA
Smoking/Alcohol: NA

Style Quotient
Cars Collection: Lexus RX 430h, BMW

Girlfriends, Spouse and Children
Marital Status: Unmarried
Affairs/Girlfriends: NA

Wife/Spouse: NA
Marriage Date: NA
Children: NA

Net Worth: NA
Test Fee: INR 5 lakh
ODI Fee: INR 2 lakh
T20 Fee:

Lesser Known Facts

  • Mitchell Santner, together with Jeetan Patel, opened the bowling in the first innings of 4th ODI v South Africa in 2017. In doing so, the duo became the first pair of spinners in the history of ODIs.
  • Santner is the first player to make Test debut in a Day Night Test.
  • Santner smacked the first ball of his Test career for four.
  • Santner has a mechanical engineering degree from Waikato University.
  • Santer was a scratch golfer a few years ago, and still tries his hand at the sport.
  • Santner was a medium pace bowler initially and switched to spin at age 15.

Himanshu Sharma @boringcricket

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