Kane Richardson Wife, Age, Height, Teams, IPL, Jersey Number

Updated on: Sep 19, 2022 12:29 pm IST

  • Australian cricketer Kane Richardson

    Australian fast bowler, who has currently created a buzz in the cricket world with his attacking bowling, Kane Richardson is known for giving batsmen a very hard time on the ground.

    Age 31
    Wife Nyki Kitching
    Height 6 feet 3 inches
    Jersey Number 55

    Full Name: Kane William Richardson
    Nickname: Richo
    Role: Bowler
    Batting: Right-Handed batsman
    Bowling: Right-arm fast-medium

    Cricket Career

    ODI Debut: 13 January 2013 in Australia vs Sri Lanka at Adelaide
    T20 International Debut: 5 October 2014 in Australia vs Pakistan at Adelaide
    Major Teams: Australia, Adelaide Strikers, Melbourne Renegades, Royal Challengers Bangalore

    Bowling with pace, aggression and a well-directed Yorker, these are the qualities which make Kane a flamboyant cricketer.  Richardson was born in a middle-class family in Eudunda in the countryside of South Australia. He started his career from South Australia when he represented his state in 2009 in KFC T20 Big Bash against Queensland. However, his breakthrough moment came when during 2012-13 Ryobi Cup, he took 21 wickets in only 6 matches making his way to the national team of Australia.

    Kane is popularly known for his ability of strict bowling in shorter formats of the game. His career rose to success in 2016 with his excellent performance against India at Canberra. In that series, he took 5 wickets and spare 68 runs leading his team to a series win.

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    Even though Kane Richardson has always impressed selectors and his fans with his performances, he had to struggle a lot with his injury. His constant problem in the back created a tough path for him and he is often overlooked because of Australia’s four main fast bowlers including Mitchell Starc, Josh, Pat Cummins and James.

    Personal Life

    Date of Birth: 12 February 1991
    Birth Place: Eudunda, South Australia
    Nationality: Australian
    Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
    Domestic Teams: South Asutralia, Adelaide Strikers, Pune Warriors (2013), Rajasthan Royals Bangalore (2014), Melbourne Renegades (2017-present)
    Religion: Christianity

    Kane Richardson Wife

    In 2018, he got married to his long-time girlfriend Nyki Kitching. The couple got hitched in Adelaide Hills in an intimate affair accompanied by close family and friends.

    Kane Richardson wife

    Marital Status: Married
    Wife name: Nyki Kitching
    Children: N/A

    wife of Kane Richardson

    Lesser Known Facts

    Kane Richardson is a vegan because he is an animal lover and follows a strict diet routine. Once, Richardson even commented on the topic of cricket balls being made with leather, which is an animal product, saying that he would prefer if they were not made with leather.

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