Adam Gilchrist (Former Australia Cricketer) Wife, Records, Controversies, Age, Weight, Height and More

Updated on: Jun 18, 2019 3:48 pm IST

  • Adam Gilchrist was once in a generation cricketer who changed how wicket-keeper batsman are being looked at. An agressive batsman and sharp gloveman, Gilchrist contributed immensely for Australian side in late 1990s and 2000s.


    Name: Adam Gilchrist

    Nickname: Gilly, Churchy, Wingnut 

    Role: WK- Batsman 

    Cricket Career

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    International Debut

    Test: vs Pakistan at The Gabba, Nov 05, 1999

    ODI: vs South Africa at Nahar Singh Stadium, Oct 25, 1996

    T20I: vs New Zealand at Eden Park, Feb 17, 2005

    Carrier Turning Point: In his second test match he made 149 against Pakistan and also made a partnership of 238 runs with Justin Langer.

    Jersey Number: #18

    Major Teams: Western Australia, New South Wales, ICC World XI, Deccan Chargers, Australia, Middlesex, Kings XI Punjab, Rest of the World XI, Australian Legends XI, Sagittarius Soldiers, Sagittarius Strikers


    • He made a double century against South Africa in the year 2011. He made 204 from 23 balls and made the fastest century in test cricket.
    • The first player who hit 100 sixes in the Test matches.

    Wife and Children


    Picture Source: YouTube

    Marital Status: Married

    Girlfriend: NA

    Wife: Melinda Gilchrist 

    Marriage Date: NA

    Children: Annie Jean (Daughter), Harrison, Archie and Ted (Sons) 


    Autobiography: True Colour published in 2008

    Biopic: NA


    Awards and recognitions

    ICC Cricketer of the Year in 2002

    Picture Source: Getty Images

    Physical Appearance

    Height (approx.): 6ft 2in

    Weight (approx.): 80 Kg

    Eye Colour: Blue

    Hair Colour: Brown 

    Personal Life

    Date of Birth: 14th November 1971 

    Age (as of May 2019): 47Years

    Birth Place: Bellingen, NSW, Australia 

    Nationality: Australian  

    Zodiac sign/Sun sign:  NA

    School: NA

    College: NA

    Educational Qualifications: NA 

    Signature: NA


    Father: Stanley Gilchrist

    Mother: June Gilchrist 

    Sister: NA

    Brother: NA

    Coach/Mentor: NA

    Religion: Christianity

    Address: Bellingen, NSW 


    Photo by Hamish Blair/Getty Images)

    Hobbies: NA

    Cricketers: NA

    Cricket Ground: NA

    Athletes: NA

    Food: NA

    Artists: NA

    Films: NA

    Destinations: NA

    Tattoos: NA

    Smoking/Drinking: NO/Yes

    Style Quotient

    Cars Collection: Audi A5, Jaguar F-Pace

    Lesser Known Facts

    • He restored his childhood car, which is Komi Vans.
    • He is very active in social activities and has been a part of social and charitable events.
    • Also, he is an ambassador of Charity World Vision in India.


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