Happy Birthday Kane Williamson (8th August)


Happy Birthday Kane Williamson (8th August)

Some interesting facts about Kane Williamson that you must know:

1.) Kane Stuart Williamson, born August 8, 1990, is New Zealand cricketer, who is currently one of the best batsmen in the world.

2.) Williamson has a twin brother named Logan Williamson. Their parents claim that Kane is the elder twin as he was born just minutes before Logan. Williamson also has three older sisters.

3.) He belongs to a family with keen interests in sports. His sisters played volleyball and cousin Dan Cleaver plays for Central Districts. Trent Boult lived nearby, and Doug Bracewell is a childhood friend of the Twins.

4.) He made his Test debut at the age of 20 at Ahmedabad and showed his batting skills against India by scoring a patient 131.

5.) He is fond of surfing as much as he is in love with cricket. When he doesn’t have much to do in his professional game he likes to surf with his friends.

6.) He is inspired from batting legend Sachin Tendulkar. Though he was born almost a year after Tendulkar’s Test debut, has been lucky to play against his childhood idol.

7.) He is a part of Sunrisers Hyderabad franchise in Indian Premier League (IPL).

8.) He is the first New Zealander and 13th overall to score century against all 9 Test playing nations. He achieved this feat after completing his hundred against Zimbabwe in August 2016.