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Heath Streak (Former Zimbabwe cricketer) Wife, Weight, Height, Age, Records and More

Heath Streak
(Former Zimbabwe Cricketer)

Zimbabwe cricket team's bowling spearhead in the 1990s and early 2000s, Heath Streak claimed more than 450 Internationals wickets. Accuracy, and on top of that out-swinging ability, made him one of the best during his time. Besides bowling exploits, he was a useful lower-order bat who rescued Zimbabwe many a time.

Heath Streak
Nickname: Streaky, Bacon, Beefy
Profession: Former Zimbabwe Cricketer, Cricket Coach
Role: Right-arm fast-medium
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Physical Appearance
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Eye Colour: Brown
Hair Colour: Brown
Personal Life
Date of Birth: 16 March 1974
Age (as on 2018): 44 years
Birth Place: Bulawayo, Rhodesia
Zodiac sign/Sun sign: Pisces
Nationality: Zimbabwean
School: Falcon College, Bulawayo
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Social Media
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Father: Denis Streak (Former first-class cricketer)
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Coach/Mentor: NA
Religion: Christianity
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Cricket Career
International Debut:
Test: 1 December 1993 vs Pakistan
ODI: 10 November 1993 vs South Africa
T20: NA
Jersey Number: #9 (Zimbabwe)
Domestic/State Team: Zimbabwe, Africa XI, Ahmedabad Rockets, Hampshire, Matabeleland, Warwickshire
Nature on field: Calm
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Career Turning Point

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  • The first Zimbabwean to reach 100 Test wickets.
  • Highest wicket-taker for Zimbabwe in Tests and ODIs.

Hobbies: Watching rugby
Favourite Cricketers: Dennis Lillee, Ian Botham, Barry Richards, Richard Hadlee, Glenn McGrath, James Anderson
Favourite Cricket Ground: Melbourne Cricket Ground
Favourite sportsmen: Ian Rush
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Style Quotient
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Girlfriends, Spouse and Children
Marital Status: Married
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Wife: Nadine Streak

Marriage Date: NA
Children: Son – Harry Streak

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Test Fee: NA
T20 Fee: NA
IPL 11: NA

Awards and recognitions

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  • Heath Streak claimed in an interview in The Observer that he was faced with moral challenges in captaining Zimbabwe. He said he was asked to falsely tell white players that they were not talented enough and were to be replaced by black players.

Lesser Known Facts

  • Steak played rugby during his early years but switched to cricket in teenage.
  • Heath Streak played for Zimbabwe in Under-19 before making his International debut.
  • Streak completed apprenticeship as a learner professional hunter and has a licence as a bush guide.

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