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Dawid Malan (England cricketer): Biography, Wife, Age, Records, Photos, Birthday

English cricketer, Dawid Malan is the only male cricketer to have scored Test and T20I hundreds for England. A left-handed batsman, Malan also bowls occasional leg-spin.

He His father had represented Western Province B, Northern Transvaal B, and Teddington, as a right-handed batsman. Dawid has shown consistent performance for Middlesex for more than a decade and has also received national honour.

Malan joined Middlesex on 7 July 2006 and was appointed as Middlesex captain across all three formats on February 1, 2018. Malan signed a contract to represent Yorkshire from the 2020 season on November 4, 2019.

Name: Dawid Malan

Nickname: AC

Role: Top-order batsman

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Legbreak

Physical Appearance

Height (approx.): 6 ft 0 in

Weight (approx.): NA

Personal Life

Date of Birth: September 3, 1987, Roehampton, England

Age (as on July 2019): 31 years 10 months

Birth Place: Roehampton, England

Zodiac sign: Virgo

Nationality: English

School: Paarl Boys High School; UNISA

College: NA

Educational Qualifications: NA

Family

Father: Dawid Johannes Malan

Mother: NA

Sister: NA

Malan with Family

Brother: Charl Christiaa

Coach/Mentor: NA

Religion: Christian

Address: London, United Kingdom

During Practice Session

Cricket Career

Test debut: England v South Africa at The Oval, Jul 27-31, 2017
Only ODI: Ireland v England at Dublin (Malahide), May 3, 2019
T20I debut: England v South Africa at Cardiff, Jun 25, 2017
First-class debut: Boland v Border at Paarl, Feb 9-11, 2006
List A debut: Boland v Border at Paarl, Feb 12, 2006
T20s debut: Surrey v Middlesex at The Oval, Jul 7, 2006

Jersey Number: 29

Major Teams: England, Boland, England Lions, Marylebone Cricket Club, Middlesex, Middlesex 2nd XI, Peshawar Zalmi, Prime Doleshwar Sporting Club

Records

The partnerships between Dawid Malan and Eoin Morgan was England’s highest in men’s T20I cricket, the fourth-highest by any side, and the highest by any side for the second wicket or lower.

Preferences

Hobbies: NA

Favourite Cricketers: NA

Favourite Sportspersons: Graeme Smith, Jacques Kallis and Mark Boucher

Wife and Children

Marital Status: Married

David Malan Wife: Claire Malan

Children: None

Awards and recognitions

MCC Young Cricketers in 2006

Controversies

NA

Lesser Known Facts

Dawid was born in London but grew up in South Africa. Dawid's father and brother have played first-class cricket. He made his first-class debut at the age of 18 for Boland, before being picked by Middlesex.

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