Moises Henriques
(Australian Cricketer)

Mosise Henriques is an Australian all-rounder.After making consistent performances in the 2004(11 wickets) and 2006 U-19 World Cup,where he finished as the leading wicket-taker (16 scalps) and 150 runs in the tournament. Following his surge in youth cricket, Henriques made his FC debut for New South Wales in 2006 where a string of consistent performances earned him a national-call-up against New Zealand for the T20 series in February 2009.

Moises Henriques
Nickname:Mozzie, Moey
Profession:Australian Cricketer (All-rounder)
Biography
Autobiography:NA
Biopic:NA
Physical Appearance
Height (approx.):6’2″
Weight (approx.):83 kg
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Brown
Tattoos:NA
Personal Life
Date of Birth:February, 1987
Age (as on 2018):31 years
Birth Place:Funchal, Madeira, Portugal
Zodiac sign/Sun sign:Aquarious
Nationality:Australian
SchoolN/A
CollegeSt. Joseph’s College, Colombo
Educational Qualifications:NA
Signature:NA
Family
Father:Alvaro Henriques
Mother:Anabela Henriques
Sister:N/A
BrotherN/A
Coach/Mentor:NA
Religion:Christianity
Address:New South Wales, Australia

Likes to play against:

Cricket Career
International Debut:
Test:February 22, 2013 vs India at Chennai
ODI:October 31, 2009, vs India at Delhi
T201:February 15, 2009, vs Nwe Zealand at the SCG
Jersey Number:#21 (Australia)
Domestic/State Team:Australia, New South Wales
Nature on the field:Calm
Likes to Play against
Favourite strokePull Shot
Career Turning Point
  • After making consistence performances in the 2004(11 wickets) and 2006 U-19 World Cup, whee he finishes as the leading wicket-taker (16 scalps) and 150 runs in the tournament.
  • Following his surge in youth cricket, Henriques made his FC debut for New South Wales in 2006 where a string of consistent performances earned him a national-call-up against New Zealand for the T20 series in February 2009.
Preferences
Hobbies:Playing Golf
Favourite Batsmen:Jacques Kallis
Favourite Bowlers:N/A
Favourite Football Team:N/A
Favourite sports personalities:N/A
Favourite Food:N/A
Favourite Actors:NA
Favourite Films:NA
Favourite Musicians/Singers:NA
Favourite TV Shows:NA
Smoking/Alcohol:Not Known/ Yes
Style Quotient
Cars Collection:NA
Girlfriends, Spouse and Children
Marital Status: Unmarried
Affairs/Girlfriends:Krista Thomas (Radio News Presenter)
WifeN/A
Children:N/A
Earnings
Net Worth:NA
IPL earnings:NA
Awards and recognitions
  • In 2004, Henriques recieved the first Rexona Australian Youth Cricket Scholarship, an initative backed by former Aussie captain Ricky Ponting.
  • A field in Endeavour School in Sydney has been renamed as ‘Moises Henriques Field’. A gateway was erected at the entrance in honour of Moises Henriques, an alumnus of the Endeavour School.
Lesser Known Facts
  • Henriques was born to a professional footballer in Portugal but his family moved to Australia when he was 1.
  • Henriques wanted to be a fast bowler as a kid, but after sustaining a plethora of injuries, he finally settled to be an all-rounder.
  • Henriques considers Jacques Kalls as his role model.
  • In the 2009 season of the Indian Premier League, Henriques was signed up by the Kolkata Knight Riders for US $300,000.
  • In 2013, Henriques became the second Portuguese origin cricketer to make his Test debut for Australia after former South African cricketer Dick Westcott.
  • In June 2013, Henriques was knocked out unconscious at Arundel during a Twenty20 match after colliding with teammate Rory Burns. Both players were rushed to the hospital where he subsequently had his jaw rubber-banded and would have to eat through a straw for about five weeks.
  • In August 2018, Henriques through his twitter account admitted that he’d been a long-term battle with mental health. Henriques stated he has been a ‘longtime sufferer of mental illness”, as he prepares to sleep through to raise funds for youth homelessness.