Faf du Plessis Career, Age, Wife, Family & Awards

Francois Faf du Plessis (South African Cricketer)

Faf du Plessis is an International South African Cricketer. He is one of the best cricketer in the world from South African team. He is right handed batsman and right arm leg break bowler. He is middle order batsman and currently captain of the South African team.

Full Name, Nick Name, Weight, DOB, Wife, Height, Family

Full name of Faf du Plessis is Francois Faf du Plessis. His nick name is Faf. He was born on 13 July 1984 at Pretoria, Transvaal Province, South Africa. His height is 5 feet 11 inch (1.80 m). He was grew up in severe conditions because his mother and father separated when he was only three years old. But his family helped him to achieve his career and always stay with him in every situation. His father was a well known rugby player named Mr. Francois and his mother was a housewife. Mr. Francois played rugby of r Northern Transvaal in 1980 in Centre position. Faf du Plessis went to African High School for boys and graduated from the University of Pretoria. In 2013, Faf du Plessis got married with his girlfriend Imari Verssi. Imari Visser is well known marketing manager in South Africa.

Faf du Plessis with His Wife

Major Teams

South Africa, Chennai Super Kings, Lancashire, St Kitts and Nevis Patriots, Titans, World XI.

Debut in International Cricket

He made his Debut in International Cricket by playing an ODI match. He played his One Debut International match against India Cap Town on 18 January 2011. In this match, he made unbeaten 60 runs. He luckily got chance to play Test debut match against Australia due to injury of JP Duminy. His debut Inning in Test match against Australia helped South African team to won the match. He made his first international century against Australia in 2014.

  • Test Debut: Vs Australia on 22 November 2011 at Adelaide.
  • ODI Debut: Vs India On 18 January 2011 at Cap Town.
  • T20I Debut: Vs England on 8 September 2012 at Chester le Street.

International Awards

  • Test Man of the Test Awards: 01
  • ODI Man of the Series Awards: 02
  • ODI Man of the Match Awards: 07
  • T20I Man of the Series Awards: 02
  • T20I Man of the Match Awards: 02

Faf du Plessis International Career Statics

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Updated Date: 15 January 2018