Mitchell Santner (New Zealand cricketer) Girlfriend, Weight, Height, Age, Records and More

Updated on: Jun 27, 2019 4:46 pm IST

  • Mitchell Josef Santner
    (New Zealand Cricketer)

    Mitchell Santner had big shoes to fill when he was drafted in New Zealand’s squad following the departure of champion bowler Daniel Vettori, with the Black Caps looking for a left-arm spin options.
    Since debuting in 2015, Santner has made a reputation for himself with strong all-round performances. Basis his stellar form early in 2018, the New Zealander earned an IPL contract with Chennai Super Kings but could not take part in the competition after suffering an injury.

    Mitchell Santner
    Nickname: Slinky, Flatline
    Profession: Cricketer  (All-rounder)
    Autobiography: NA
    Biopic: NA
    Physical Appearance
    Height (approx.): 6’0″
    Weight (approx.): 75 kg
    Eye Colour: Dark Brown
    Hair Colour: Light Brown
    Tattoos: No
    Personal Life
    Date of Birth: 5 February 1992
    Age (as on 2018): 26 years
    Birth Place: Hamilton, New Zealand
    Zodiac sign/Sun sign: Aquarius
    Nationality: New Zealander
    School: Hamilton Boys’ High School
    College: Waikato University, Hamilton
    Educational Qualifications: Mechanical Engineering

    Father: NA
    Mother: NA
    Sister: Olivia Santner
    Brother: Elliot Santner
    Coach/Mentor: NA
    Religion: Christianity
    Address: NA

    Cricket Career
    International Debut:
    Test: 27 November 2015 v Australia
    ODI: 9 June 2015 v England
    Jersey Number: #74 (New Zealand)
    Domestic/State Team: Northern Districts, Worcestershire
    Nature on field: Calm
    Likes to play against: NA
    Favourite Shot: NA

    Career Turning Point

    Santner was called up to represent New Zealand when Daniel Vettori retired from the game. The cricket board looked at him as a like-for-like replacement of the left-arm spinner.

    Hobbies: Playing Golf
    Favourite Batsmen: MS Dhoni
    Favourite Bowlers:
    Favourite Cricket Ground: NA
    Favourite sports personalities: NA
    Favourite Food: Beef Burger
    Favourite Actors: Shah Rukh Khan
    Favourite Films/TV Show: Game of Thrones
    Favourite Musicians/Singers: NA
    Favourite Destinations: NA
    Smoking/Alcohol: NA

    Style Quotient
    Cars Collection: Lexus RX 430h, BMW

    Girlfriends, Spouse and Children
    Marital Status: Unmarried
    Affairs/Girlfriends: NA

    Wife/Spouse: NA
    Marriage Date: NA
    Children: NA

    Net Worth: NA
    Test Fee: INR 5 lakh
    ODI Fee: INR 2 lakh
    T20 Fee:

    Lesser Known Facts

    • Mitchell Santner, together with Jeetan Patel, opened the bowling in the first innings of 4th ODI v South Africa in 2017. In doing so, the duo became the first pair of spinners in the history of ODIs.
    • Santner is the first player to make Test debut in a Day Night Test.
    • Santner smacked the first ball of his Test career for four.
    • Santner has a mechanical engineering degree from Waikato University.
    • Santer was a scratch golfer a few years ago, and still tries his hand at the sport.
    • Santner was a medium pace bowler initially and switched to spin at age 15.

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