Simon Katich is a former Australian cricketer who went on to represent the nation in 56 Tests and 45 ODIs. Katich was a left-handed opening batsman who can bowl left-arm chinaman as well. His full name is Simon Mathew Katich and the nickname is Kat. Katich is of Croatian descent. His grandparents were born in Croatia and his father moved to Perth, Australia in the 1920s. Katich retired from the all-forms of cricket in 2014. Katich is currently working as the Football Operations Manager of the Greater Western Sydney Giants AFL club.
Birthday: Katich was born in Middle-Swan Western Australia on 21st August 1975.
Age: 44 Years (as on 20th March 2020)
Height: 182 Cms
Wife: Simon Katich is married to Georgie Wills in 2006 and the couple was blessed with a child in 2011 – their son Xavier.
Career: Simon Katich started his cricketing career with Western Australia. Katich was soon called to the national team after the Sheffield Shield success. Simon made his test debut in the 4th test of the 2001 Ashes against England. Katich then went on to play 56 tests for his nation spread across 9 years. Katich made his ODI debut against Zimbabwe in 2001. He played a total of 45 ODIs in his career across 5 years.