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 feature in the senior team and also outstandingly do well for them.
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.
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.
Age and Body Measurements
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.
He has beautiful light blue eyes, and his hair color is blonde.
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.
For his educational background, he attended the Tauranga Boys College. He was a good student in studies and was hardworking.
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 a 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 rememberable 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 form 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 New Zealand team all on his shoulders, and the black caps are into the finals of the Worldcup 2019. We hope they will do pretty good at the end of it all.
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.
Till this date, Kane Williamson has played 148 ODI amassing 6102 runs with 13 centuries. Along with it, he has 72 test 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 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 earning from 5 ODI to the children of Pakistan who were part of Peshawar School Massacre.
This shows the fact that not only in the field but Williamson is light-hearted and happy go merry individual off the ground with works and donations for humanity.
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 around the globe.
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.
Social Media Presence
Instagram– 460k followers
Twitter– 20.7k followers