Brett Lee Wiki, Height, Weight, Age, Biography, Wife & More

Brett Lee was born on 08.11.1976 in Wollongong in the Australian state of New South Wales. He is an Australian international cricket player, cricket commentator and film actor who has retired from international games in January 2015.

Bio
Real Name Brett Lee
Nickname Binga
Profession Australian Cricketer (Bowler)
Physical Stats & More
Height in centimeters- 187 cm
in meters- 1.87 m
in Feet Inches- 6’ 2½”
Weight in Kilograms- 90 kg
in Pounds- 194 lbs
Body Measurements (approx.) – Chest: 42 Inches
– Waist: 32 Inches
– Biceps: 15 Inches
Eye Colour Brown
Hair Colour Blonde
Cricket
International Debut Test– 26 December 1999 vs India at Melbourne
ODI– 9 January 2000 vs Pakistan at Brisbane
T20– 17 February 2005 vs New Zealand at Auckland
International Retirement Test– 26 December 2008 vs South Africa at Melbourne
ODI– 7 July 2012 vs England at Chester-le-Street
T20– 30 March 2012 vs West Indies at Bridgetown
Coach/Mentor Not Known
Jersey Number #58 (Australia)
#58 (IPL, County Cricket)
Domestic/State Team Kings XI Punjab, Kolkata Knight Riders, New South Wales, Otago, Sydney Sixers, Wellington
Nature on field Aggressive
Likes to play against England and India
Favourite Ball In-swing yorker and slow-bouncer
Records (main ones) • He was the first player to take the hat-trick in Twenty20 International Cricket.
• He is the fastest ODI player of Australia and third in the world behind Saqlain Mushtaq and Shane Bond to take 100 wickets.
• He is the fastest bowler in the world to take 300 wickets.
• With 380 wickets, he is the second highest wicket taker for Australia.
• He is the 2nd fastest bowler in the world.
Career Turning Point In his debut Test Match against India in 1999, he took five wickets.
Personal Life
Date of Birth 8 November 1976
Age (as in 2016) 40 Years
Birth Place Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
Zodiac sign/Sun sign Scorpio
Nationality Australian
Hometown New South Wales, Australia
School Oak Flats High School, Australia
College Not Known
Educational Qualifications Not Known
Family Father– Bob (Metallurgist)
Mother– Helen Buxton (Piano Teacher)

Brother– Shane Lee (Cricketer), Grant Lee

Sisters– N/A

Religion Christian
Hobbies Playing guitar and singing
Controversies In 2006, a photo of Lee and Glenn McGrath posing with a dead deer became controversial.
Favourite Things
Favourite Cricketer Batsman – Sachin Tendulkar
Bowler – Allan Donald
Favourite Hotel El Questro Homestead, Kununurra, in Western Australia
Favourite Food Wild barramundi with green mango and boab root salsa, Indian Cuisines, Hawaiian Pizza
Favourite Actor Eddie Murphy, Adam Sandler
Favourite Actress Sandra Bullock
Favourite Author Stephen King
Favourite Film Shawshank Redemption, Happy Gilmore
Girls, Family & More
Marital Status Married
Affairs/Girlfriends Lee Furlong
Wife Elizabeth Kemp, Former Spouse (married 2006-2009)

Lana Anderson, Socialite (2014-Present)

Children Daughters– N/A
Son– Preston Charles
Money Factor
Salary Not Known
Net Worth (approx.) $10 million

 

Interesting Facts About Brett Lee

  • Does Brett Lee Smoke ?: unknown
  • Does Brett Lee drink alcohol?: Yes
  • At the age of 16, he started playing first-class cricket.
  • During the Australian U19 team’s India tour in March 1994, he was forced out of the team due to low back stress issues. In order to minimize the impact on his back, he had to rebuild his bowling action.
  • He is known worldwide for his constant pace (over 155 km / h) throughout his career.
  • Although his fastest delivery is 161.8 km / h in a charity match against the West Indies, he is the second fastest bowler in the world in ODI with a delivery of 161.1 km / h against New Zealand in 2005.
  • He was a member of the Australian team that won the 2003 and 2007 World Championships.
  • Together with Luke Harriss he is co-owner of a café called “Fusions Coffee Shop / Bookshop”.
  • He is afraid of heights.
  • He has starred in a short film titled “Dream Date” directed by Adam Rainford.
  • He played in a duet with the legendary Indian singer Asha Bhosle.
  • He always puts on his left shoe first.
  • Its bowling alley is exactly 30 meters long.
  • In 2016, he was featured in a Bollywood film UNindian by Anupam Sharma.

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