When Brendon Mccullum left the captaincy of the New Zealand team, the transition had begun. Kane Williamson is the New Zealand cricket team captain who has led his country in the final of ICC Worldcup 2019. He has come from the U-19 ranks and has been one of the prolific batsmen of this generation.
For some time now, Kane is the best batsman that his country has found. His U-19 prowess has made him a feature in the senior team and also outstandingly do well for them.
Readers, though, are willing to know about the personal life of this calm and composed individual. Today provide us this moment to explain in detail about Kane Williamson but lets first provide you with some quick facts
Kane Williamson: Quick Facts
|Full Name||Kane Stuart Williamson|
|Date of Birth||1990 /08 /08|
|Nickname||New Zealand Don Bradman|
|Marital Status||In relationship|
|Birthplace||Canterbury, New Zealand|
|Parents||Brett Williamson and Sandra Williamson|
|Net Worth||$2.5 million|
|Online Presence||Instagram, Twitter|
Kane Stuart Williamson was born on 8th August 1990 in Cantebury, Newzealand. Brett Williamson and Sandra Williamson are the names of his parents. Added to this, he also has a sibling Logan Williamson and three sisters. He is pretty close to all of the family members.
Kane belongs to New Zealand nationality and white ethnicity. He is famously known as New Zealand’s Bradman, as his strong batting has made him a makeover legend. His zodiac sign falls under Leo, which suggests the fact that he is optimistic and witty at the same time. Cricket fans can’t deny this fact.
Age and Body Measurements| How Tall Is Kane Williamson?
Kane Williamson was born in 1990, which makes him 29 years old as of now. This cricket star stands at the height of 5’8″ and weighs 66 kgs. His other vital body statistics are 38-30-13. The calm character highly aids the average height of the individual in the cricket field.
He has beautiful light blue eyes, and his hair color is blonde. Most of the time, Kane is seen with a beard that suits his outlook. Anything on the shoe and dress size will be updated soon.
Early Life and Education
Kane was born in Canterbury and spent most of his childhood there. He had a beautiful youth with his family and siblings. Not in cricket, but he had an interest in sports like rugby in his childhood. But slow and steady things started to happen for the Kiwis captain.
For his educational background, he attended the Tauranga Boys College. He was a good student in his studies and was hardworking. It must not come as a massive surprise if we say Williamson was pretty good at studies too.
Kane Williamson has come to international cricket from all those grass root levels. He has been part of his school cricket team, where he excelled at best. Before leaving his school team, he had scored 40 centuries for them.
He was roped in for his domestic career by Northern District in 2007 at the tender age of 17 years. Well, after that, there was no looking back.
Similarly, Kane moved to the U-19 circuit. He was leading New Zealand in the U-19 Worldcup, where his team lost in the semi-finals against India, and India ultimately lifted the cup. This batting master debuted in the test arena on 4th November 2010 against India. It was one of a memorable debut as he scored a ton there.
Likewise, his ODI debut came against the same opposition but failed miserably on a duck. There are many cases that class never remains far from Kane, and he scored his maiden ODI century against Bangladesh. He became the youngest man to do so.
Kane Williamson Captaincy
New Zealand was one of the two finalists to reach the 2015 WorldCup. Unfortunately, New Zealand lost the cup. Brendon McCullum was the skipper at that time. But later in March 2016, Brendon retired from the game, and Williamson got the full-time captaincy.
There was no turning back after this event. His first major assignment was the T20 WorldCup in India, in which New Zealand did an outstanding job.
As of now, he is leading the New Zealand team all on his shoulders, and the black caps are into the finals of the Worldcup 2019.
But sadly, catastrophe stroke the team again and they lost in the final against the mighty England time. It is a surety that more finals are yet to come for the time under the leadership of Kane. Every new achievement will be updated in the same space.
Kane Williamson is one of the pillars of the New Zealand team. Alongside Ross Taylor and Martin Guptill, they have done all they can to drag their team to the finals.
To this date, Kane Williamson has played 148 ODI amassing 6102 runs with 13 centuries. Along with it, he has 72 tests scoring 6139 runs with 20 centuries. Kane’s T20I stats are also good enough, with 1505 terms from 57 T20I.
Kane Williamson Wife
Kane Williamson currently is in a relationship with Sarah Raheem. Both of them are happily committed to each other. There is no good news of engagements or marriage, but we can be assured that the good news is near our doors with time.
Before being with Sarah, there is no information about whether or not this outstanding player concerned any lady. Kane is a very light-hearted man. During the Pakistan series in 2014, Kane donated all of his earnings from 5 ODI to Pakistan’s children, who were part of the Peshawar School Massacre.
This shows the fact that not only in the field but Williamson is a light-hearted and happy go merry individual off the ground with works and donations for humanity.
We feel the news of marriage is right around the corner, and all the fans will be updated about it in the same space.
Net Worth| How Much Does Kane Williamson Earns?
Kane Williamson estimated net worth is $2.5 million. Kane is one of the reputed players who is paid good bucks in all the franchise cricket he tends to play worldwide.
This new Zealand batsman lives in a beach facing house in Tauranga. Beyond this, there is no information about his cars or other houses he owns with his net worth.
Kane Williamson is recently drafted in the Canada T20 league, so we can say with assurance that his net worth will increase with high speed.
Other than being part of the cricket, this good looking man loves to travel and also cook. There might be lesser free time for him, but as and when he feels free social media is eroded by his holidays.
At this point, Kane is silent on the annual income and assets owned. If anything pops out, readers will be updated soon.
Social Media Presence
Kane might be making and breaking records on the field but surely has time for fans too. This test specialist’s social media profiles are available below:
Instagram– 972k followers
Twitter– 42.7k followers