Cricket Player

Vernon Philander

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Age 38
Birthday June 241985
Birth Sign Cancer
City South Africa
Country South Africa
Profession Cricket Player

Vernon Philander is a famous Cricket Player, born on June 24, 1985 in South Africa. As of December 2022, Vernon Philander’s net worth is $5 Million. Through the first 7 years of his Test career, he became one of a small handful of players ever to average a strike rate of 50 or less in Test matches.

Parents Bonny Philander
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Vernon Philander Biography

Right-handed bowling all-rounder who has represented South African in tournaments like the 2015 Cricket World Cup. Domestically, he has been a longtime member of the Cape Cobras, whom he joined in 2004. Philander made his ODI debut on his 22nd birthday, against Ireland at Belfast. He took 4 for 12, a match-winning performance..

His mother’s name is Bonny.

Vernon Darryl Philander (born 24 June 1985) is a South African former international cricketer. He was a right-handed bowling all-rounder; he had previously represented his country at under 19 level. He played for the South Africa national cricket team and Cape Cobras in South African domestic cricket. In December 2019, ahead of a Test series against England, Philander announced that the series would be his last series before retiring from international cricket.

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Philander has played English county cricket, firstly for Middlesex in April & May 2008, Somerset in April & May 2012, and Kent in July 2013.

Vernon Philander Net Worth

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

Net Worth $5 Million
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He attended Webner Street Primary School in his hometown of Ravensmead, South Africa.

Philander has played English county cricket, firstly for Middlesex in April & May 2008, Somerset in April & May 2012, and Kent in July 2013.

Philander enjoyed a tremendous start to his international career. On 9 November 2011, Philander made his Test debut against Australia, and was awarded Man of the Match after taking 5–15 in Australia’s second innings, in which Australia was dismissed for 47, that country’s lowest completed test innings total since 1902. He was also Man of the Series, with 14 wickets at 13.92 and two five-wicket hauls across the two tests.

In October 2012, alongside Dale Steyn and Morné Morkel, Philander was part of a South African pace attack bowling coach and former test cricketer Allan Donald called the best the country had ever produced.

Who is Vernon Philander dating?

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On 20 December 2013, Philander took his 100th test wicket in the first test against India in Johannesburg. He needed only 19 matches to reach his 100 wickets, the joint-sixth-fastest ever. Earlier the same day he scored an anchor-innings of 59 runs (from 86 balls), batting at number 8, showing off his versatility for the Proteas. These efforts led him to achieve the number 1 ranking in ICC Test Bowling Rankings for the year 2013.

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Ranked on the list of most popular Cricket Player. Also ranked in the elit list of famous celebrity born in South Africa. Vernon Philander celebrates birthday on June 24 of every year.

The following month he took five wickets in each innings in the first test of South Africa’s home series against Sri Lanka. He became the fifth player in history to take five wickets in an innings in each of his first three tests. These performances led to him being awarded a national contract by Cricket South Africa in January 2012.

What happened to Vernon Philander?

Retirement. In December 2019, Philander announced that the Test series against England would be his last international series before his retirement. He retired from international cricket after the series ended.

Is Vernon a Philander surgeon?

Vernon ‘The Surgeon‘ Philander sharpened his ‘scalpel’ to spearhead South Africa’s recovery.

How many brothers does Vernon Philander have?

He grew up with his three younger brothers and mother, in his grandparents’ home.

What is the age of Vernon Philander?

36 years (June 24, 1985)

Who is Vernon Philander wife?

Huge congrats to Vernon Philander & Mandy Hudson on their engagement over the weekend!

In 2013, he was one of the South African bowlers who bowled out New Zealand for 45, the lowest Test Match total of the millennium. As of May 2013 he was rated by the ICC as the second-best bowler and the third-best all-rounder in the world. The best bowler and all-rounder being fellow South Africans Dale Steyn and Jacques Kallis, respectively.

In the third test at Wellington, he excelled once again, picking up 6–81 in the first innings. During the course of this innings, he bowled New Zealand batsman Doug Bracewell for his 50th test wicket in only his 7th match, and thus became the second-fastest bowler ever to claim 50 wickets. The only bowler to get to the mark faster was Charles Turner who did it in six matches. He went wicketless in the second innings as New Zealand held on for a draw.

On 12 November 2016, Philander took his tenth five-wicket haul in Tests, during the second Test against Australia. Australia was bowled out for 85 runs, which was their lowest in a home Test in 32 years. This was also third time by Philander, in which the opposition has been dismissed for fewer than 100 and Philander has taken a five-for.

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