Vernon Philander

Vernon Philander

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Are you Looking for Vernon Philander Age, Birthday, Height, Net Worth, Family, salary, Weight etc..Find the latest complete information on CelebWoods. Vernon Philander was born on 24 June 1985 in Parow, Western Cape, South Africa. He is a cricketer.

Full NameVernon Darryl Philander
Nickname(s)Pro, V-Dawg, Big Vern
ProfessionCricketer (Bowler)
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters– 175 cm
in meters– 1.75 m
in feet inches– 5’ 9”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms– 70 kg
in pounds– 154 lbs
Body Measurements (approx.)– Chest: 40 inches
– Waist: 30 inches
– Biceps: 14 inches
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
International DebutODI– 24 June 2007 against Ireland at Belfast
Test– 9 November 2011 against Australia at Cape Town
T20– 11 September 2007 against West Indies at Johannesburg
Jersey Number# 24 (South Africa)
#24 (Domestic)
Domestic/State TeamCape Cobras, Devon, Jamaica Tallawahs, Kent, Middlesex, Nottinghamshire, Somerset, South Africa A, South Western Districts, Western Province
Favourite BallOutswinger
Records (main ones)• The fastest South African to take 100 test wickets (in 19th Test).
• The second fastest to take 50 wickets in Test history (in 7th Test).
• The 5th player ever to take 5 wickets in an innings in each of his first 3 tests.
Career Turning PointHis outstanding performance in the 2006-07 domestic season for the Cobras, where he took 30 wickets and had a batting average of 72.

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Personal Life
Date of Birth24 June 1985
Age (as in 2018)33 Years
Birth PlaceRavensmead, Parow, Western Cape, South Africa
Zodiac sign/Sun signCancer

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HometownRavensmead, Parow, Western Cape, South Africa
School(s)Webner Street Primary School, Ravensmead
Ravensmead Secondary School, Ravensmead
Educational QualificationHigh School
FamilyFather– Not Known
Mother– Bonny Philander (Duty Manager)
Coach/MentorHannes Adams
AddressA bungalow at 7de Laan, Cape Town
HobbiesPlaying golf
Controversies• In July 2014, he was fined for ball tampering in a Test match against Sri Lanka at Galle, for which he was fined 75% of his match fees for breaching clause 42.1 of ICC.
Vernon Philander
Vernon Philander
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