Anrich Nortje – Wiki, Bio, IPL, Stats, Bowling speed, Wife, Family & More

Anrich Nortje is a South African international cricketer, and is primarily known for his fast bowling with a pace of 150+ Km/h. And he started his international cricket career with ODI cricket in March 2019.

Biography 
Full NameAnrich Arno Nortje
Famous NameAnrich Nortje
Date of Birth16 November 1993
Anrich Nortje’s age29 years
Birth PlaceKariega, South Africa
Playing RoleBowler
Batting Style
Bowling StyleRight-arm fast
Physical Stats & More 
Anrich Nortje Heights (approx.)In centimeters -183cm
In meters – 1.83 mm
In feet – 6’1′ inch” feet
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Career Info 
TeamsEastern Province (2012/13–present)
Warriors (2015, 2016)
Cape Town Blitz (2018, 2019)
Delhi Capitals (2020–present)
Anrich Nortje’s Cricket DebutDomestic Cricket debut

T20 Debut
He made his debut in the T20s on 10 March 2013while playing with the E. Province domestic team.

List A cricket debut
He made his debut in List A on  27 October 2013 against the Free State domestic team.

First-Class Cricket Debut
He made his debut in the FC on 7 February 2013 against the Namibia domestic team.

International Cricket Debut

ODI Debut
He made his ODI debut on 03 March 2019, playing against the Sri Lanka team.

T20I Debut
He made his T20I debut on18 September 2019 against the India team.

TEST debut
He made his TEST debut on 10 October 2019 against the India team.
Anrich Nortje’s Coach/MentorNot Known
Personal Life 
Zodiac signScorpio
School / CollegeHandhaaf Primary School, Uitenhage, South Africa,
Daniel Pienaar Technical High School, Uitenhage, South Africa,
Hoërskool Brandwag, Uitenhage, South Africa
Educational QualificationGraduation
FamilyFather- Amanda Nortje
Mother-
 Phumza Bavuma
Siblings-
Anton Nortje (Brother)
Anrich Nortje WifeNot Known
HobbiesPlaying Cricket
Favorite Things 
Favorite CricketersBrett Lee
Anrich Nortje Profiles

Anrich Nortje Biography: South Africa’s famous international fast bowler Anrich Nortje was born on 16 November 1993 in Kariega, South Africa, his full name is Anrich Arno Nortje, and he is mainly known to play international cricket for the South Africa team and T20 franchise (IPL) cricket.

Anrich Nortje Family

If We Talk about Nortje’s family, then his father’s name is Amanda Nortje while not much information about his mother’s name has been shared on the internet yet, and apart from that, his brother’s name is Anton Nortje.

Anrich Nortje ways of playing cricket

He plays as a bowler in his team and his bowling style is right-arm fast, and he is especially known to bowl in the death overs, and in the powerplay.

Apart from this, if we talk about his bowling speed, then his average bowling speed is 148+ Km/h.

Anrich Nortje Domestic Cricket Career

He started his domestic cricket career with short format cricket in the year 2013, so let’s know about Anrich Nortje Domestic Cricket Career & debut.

First Class debut

He made his debut in first-class cricket on 7 February 2013, playing against the Namibia domestic team. And he has got a chance to play 60 FC cricket matches so far in which he has taken 211 wickets by giving runs at an economy of 3.28.

List A debut

At the same time, he made his debut in List A cricket on 27 October 2013, playing against the Free State domestic team, and he has got a chance to play 45 List A cricket matches so far in which he has taken 73 wickets by giving runs at an economy of 4.91.

T20s debut

He made his T20 debut on 10 March 2013 while playing with the E. Province domestic team, and has played 71 T20s cricket so far in which he has taken 91 wickets by giving runs at an economy of 7.42.

Anrich Nortje International Cricket Career

Nortje was first selected for the South Africa international cricket team in the year 2019, and since then he has been a part of the South Africa international cricket team, so let’s see about Anrich Nortje International Cricket Debut & Career.

Test debut

He made his Test debut on 10 October 2019, playing against the India team, and has played 12 Test cricket matches so far in which he has taken 47 wickets by giving runs at an economy of 3.63.

ODI debut

At the same time, he made his ODI debut on 03 March 2019, playing against the Sri Lanka team, and he has got a chance to play only 12 ODI cricket matches so far in which he has taken a total of 22 wickets by giving runs at an economy of 5.51.

T20I debut

And he made his T20s debut on 18 September 2019, playing against the India team, and he has got a chance to play only 16 T20s cricket matches so far in which he has taken a total of 18 wickets by giving runs at an economy of 6.75.

Anrich Nortje IPL career & debut

Nortje was selected for the first time in the Indian Premier League (IPL) in the team of Delhi Capitals in the 2020 IPL season, with his base price of 50 lakhs.

And after that, he was again retained by the Delhi Capitals team in the year 2021 for 50 lakhs, and in the IPL season of 2022, 6.5 crores, and at present, he is still a part of the DC team.

YearPriceIPL Team
2021Rs.50 lakhDelhi Capital
2022Rs.6.5 Cr lakhDelhi Capitals

Unknown Facts About Anrich Nortje

  • He started playing cricket professionally in the year 2013 and after that, he was included in the South Africa international team in the year 2019.
  • And he is part of all three formats of international cricket (ODI, TEST, and T20d).
  • Nortje is very popular among cricket spectators because of its bowling speed, and its average bowling speed is 146 to 150 km/h.

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