Cricket Player

Geoff Marsh

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Age 65
Birthday December 311958
Birth Sign Capricorn
City Australia
Country Australia
Profession Cricket Player

Geoff Marsh is a famous Cricket Player, born on December 31, 1958 in Australia. As of December 2022, Geoff Marsh’s net worth is $5 Million. He won the 1987 World Cup as a player, and the 1999 World Cup as a coach.

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Children(s) Melissa Marsh, Shaun Marsh, Mitchell Marsh

Geoff Marsh Biography

Opening batsman who played domestically for Western Australia from 1977-1994, and internationally for Australia from 1985-1992. Geoffrey Robert Marsh (born 31 December 1958) is a former Australian cricketer, coach and selector. He played 50 Test matches and 117 One Day Internationals for Australia as an opening batsman. As the coach of Australia he was in charge when Australia won the 1999 Cricket World Cup in England. He later coached Zimbabwe (2001–2004) and Sri Lanka (2011–12)..

His sons, Mitchell and Shaun, are both accomplished cricketers, while his daughter, Melissa, is a successful basketball player.

Marsh was a steady, solid right-handed opening batsman and capable fielder, making his first-class debut for Western Australia as a nineteen-year-old in the 1977–1978 Sheffield Shield season. In 1978 he played five games of Australian rules football for South Fremantle in the West Australian National Football League before concentrating only on cricket.

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ODI Debut: vs New Zealand, Sydney, 1985–1986
Last ODI: vs Pakistan, Perth, 1991–1992

Geoff Marsh Net Worth

Geoff Marsh is one of the richest Cricket Player & listed on most popular Cricket Player. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Geoff Marsh‘s net worth $5 Million.

Net Worth $5 Million
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Source of Income Cricket Player
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House Living in own house.

He was a very successful youth player before making his first class debut as a 19-year old.

ODI Debut: vs New Zealand, Sydney, 1985–1986
Last ODI: vs Pakistan, Perth, 1991–1992

Test Debut: vs India, Adelaide, 1985–1986
Last Test: vs India, Adelaide, 1991–1992

Marsh established himself as a solid competitor on the domestic front and was on the fringes of the national team for a number of years before winning selection in the Australian Test team. He made his debut in December 1985 against India and took part of the tours of New Zealand and India the following year. However, his domestic debut was less than impressive, scoring a golden pair for Western Australia on debut at Sydney Cricket Ground, which was recorded in hand-written form on a storing cabinet inside the away team’s dressing room as a symbolic “domestic honours board”.

Who is Geoff Marsh dating?

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Marsh retired from playing cricket in 1994 before taking up coaching. In July 1996 he was chosen as coach of the Australian national Test and One Day International teams, playing a vital part in continuing his country’s positions as the top cricketing nation of the time. He was the coach of the Australian team that won the 1999 World Cup in England, guiding the team to seven consecutive victories to help them win the tournament.

Geoff Marsh Height

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Facts & Trivia

Ranked on the list of most popular Cricket Player. Also ranked in the elit list of famous celebrity born in Australia. Geoff Marsh celebrates birthday on December 31 of every year.

Marsh played international cricket over a seven-year period, ending in 1992.

Are Geoff Marsh and Rod Marsh related?

Despite having the same last name, Geoff Marsh is in no way related to former Australian ‘keeper Rod Marsh. Co-incidentally, Geoff made his debut the year after Rod retired. Consequently, the Australian team had a Marsh in their playing XI almost constantly between 1970 and 1992.

Who is father of Geoff Marsh?

Mitchell Marsh brings the third World Cup as a player to the household, making father Geoff Marsh immensely proud. THREE BAGGY Green holders in a household, two of them World Cup winners, is an impressive legacy. Geoff Marsh won the World Cup in 1987. Sunday night in Dubai, his younger son Mitchell went one better.

Are the marsh cricketers related?

Personal life. Marsh is the second son of Geoff Marsh and younger brother of Shaun Marsh, both of whom have played for the Australian national side. His sister, Melissa Marsh, was a professional basketball player in Australian leagues and he is cousin to West Coast Eagles player, Brad Sheppard.

How old is Geoff Marsh?

63 years (December 31, 1958)

Who is Mitchell Marsh’s father?

Geoff Marsh

He left the Australian coaching job and soon became a selector for the Australian Cricket Board (now Cricket Australia), although he left this position in 2001 to become coach of the Zimbabwean national teams. Marsh continued in this position until 2004 when his contract expired; many considered this decision was made due to the political circumstances of Zimbabwe’s government under Robert Mugabe, although he has never commented publicly on the matter.

In mid 2009 Geoff was appointed Head Coach of the Fremantle District Cricket Club, a club which Geoff spend most of his senior playing career with.

Geoff Marsh is only the third Test player – after Walter Hadlee and Lala Amarnath – to have two sons play Test cricket: Shaun Marsh, who made his test debut against Sri Lanka in 2011; and Mitchell Marsh, who made his test debut against Pakistan in 2014. The Marsh family took in the family of England cricketer Tom Curran in Zimbabwe after the Curran Family were evicted from their farm. Curran made his England test debut in the 4th ashes test of 2017 playing against Shaun and Mitchell who played for Australia in the same game.

You may read full biography about Geoff Marsh from Wikipedia.
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