Stephen Rodger Waugh
(Australian Cricketer)

Steve Waugh is a Former Australian Legendary professional cricketer born in Campise, Australia. He was commonly known as “Tugga”. He is known for his aggressive nature. He sets the standard of Australian cricket. He was the winning captain of Australian cricket team in 1999, later on, he passed his legacy to another aggressive and legendary captain Ricky pointing who took the Australian cricket to the heights. Steve Waugh is not only considered as a great captain but also a great batsman for which he was voted for Wisden Cricketer of the Year 1989, Wisden Australia Cricketer of the Year 2000-01, Allan Border Medal 2001.

Steve Waugh
Profession:Former Australian Professional Cricketer
Physical Appearance
Height (approx.):178 cm
Weight (approx.):73 Kg
Eye Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Colour:Grey
Personal Life
Date of Birth:2-6-1965
Age (as on 2017):53 years
Birth Place:Campise, Australia
Zodiac sign/Sun sign:Gemini
Educational Qualifications:NA
Father:Rodger Waugh
Mother:Beverly Waugh
Brother:Mark Waugh, Danny Waugh, Dean Waugh
Religion:Non- religious
Address:Canterbury, New South Wales, Australia
Cricket Career
International Debut:
Test:26 December 1985 v India
ODI:9 January 1986 v New Zealand
Jersey Number:#5
Domestic/State Team:New South Wales, Somerset, Ireland, Kent
Nature on field:Aggressive
Likes to play against:England
Favourite Shot/Ball:Pull Shot
  • Steve Waugh is a world cup winning captain of Australia 1999.
  • He played 168 test matches and scored 10,927 runs at an average of 51.06.
  • He scored 50 half centuries and 32 centuries in his test career.
  • He also voted as the Wisden Cricketer of the Year 1989, Wisden Australia Cricketer of the Year 2000-01, Allan Border Medal 2001
Career Turning Point
  • When captained the world cup winning team Australia in 1999
Favourite Batsmen:Allan Border
Favourite Bowler:
Favourite Cricket Ground:MCG
Favourite sports personalities:NA
Favourite Food:NA
Favourite Actors:NA
Favourite Films/TV Show:NA
Favourite Musicians/Singers:NA
Favourite Destinations:NA
Style Quotient
Cars Collection:NA
Girlfriends, Spouse and Children
Marital Status:Married
Wife/Spouse:Lynette Waugh
Marriage Date:1990
Net Worth:2 million Dollar
IPL Earnings:NA
Awards and recognitions
  • NA
  • Waugh spot and criticized over “manipulation of the points system” during the Cricket World Cup to ensure his team’s succession
Lesser Known Facts
  • Steve could have been a football player because he started his sports career with Football.
  • Steve credit’s his Mother with the Legendary Competitive Edge He Had
  • Steve Used to Keep Meticulous Tour Diaries
  • steve Has Set Up a Unique Foundation
  • Steve’s Favourite Grub during Matches Used to be Plum Chicken
  • Steve is Actually Elder to Twin Mark by 4 Minutes
  • Steve Has Been Inducted into the Exclusive ‘Australian Living Treasures’ Group
  • Steve Was the Mentor of the Australian Olympics Team at Beijing in 2008