Anrich Nortje Biography, Height, Weight, Age, Salary, Net Worth, Wife, Family, Facts & More

Anrich Nortje is a South African professional cricketer who usually plays for  Cape Town Blitz and  Eastern Province in domestic cricket and currently playing for Delhi capitals in the Indian premier league. He is a right handed batsman and right arm fast bowler.

Anrich Nortje Biography, Lifestyle, Wiki, Height, Weight, Age, Salary, Net Worth, Income, Girlfriend, Wife, Family, House, Cars, Records, Awards & Facts

Biography/Wiki

Full Name

Anrich Arno Nortje

Nickname

Ana

Profession

Cricketer

Batting

Right Handed

Bowling

Right Arm fast

Jersey Number

  • #2 South Africa International Cricket Team
  • #2Eastern Province Domestic Cricket Team
  • #2 Delhi Capitals (IPL)

Teams

  • National Team South Africa International Cricket Team
  • Domestic Team Eastern Province Domestic Cricket Team
  • IPL 2020 Team – Delhi Capitals (IPL)

Personal Life

Anrich Nortje

Date of Birth / Birthplace

Anrich was born on 5 November 1988 in Uitenhage, Eastern Cape, South Africa.

Age

He is currently 26 years old (as in 2021).

Sun Sign

Scorpio

Nationality

South African

Religion

Christianity

Hometown

Uitenhage, Eastern Cape, South Africa

Education

  • School –  
    • Handhaaf Primary School, Uitenhage, South Africa
    • Daniel Pienaar Technical High School, Uitenhage, South Africa
    • Hoërskool Brandwag, Uitenhage, South Africa
  • College –
    • Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University (NMMU), Port Elizabeth, South Africa
  • Educational Qualification –
    • Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com.) in Financial Planning
    • Post-Graduate Diploma in Financial Planning

Physical Statistics And More

Height (approx.)

  • In feet – 6 feet 0 inches
  • In centimeters – 183 cm
  • In meters – 1.83 m

Weight (approx.)

  • In Kilograms – 80 kg
  • In Pounds – 176 lbs

Body Measurements (approx.)

  • Chest: 40 Inches
  • Waist: 32 Inches
  • Biceps: 14 Inches

Eye Color

Grey

Hair Color

Blond

Family & Relationship

Parents & Siblings

  • Father – Name Not Known
  • Mother – Amanda Nortje
Anrich Nortje With His Mother And Father
Anrich Nortje With His Mother And Father
  • Siblings – Anton Nortje (Elder Brother), Lizel Bouwer (Sister)
Anrich Nortje With His Brother
Anrich Nortje With His Brother
Anrich Nortjes His Sister
Anrich Nortjes His Sister

Girlfriend & Spouse

  • Anrich Nortje dated –
    • Micaela Kleu (Teacher)
Anrich Nortje With Micaela Kleu
Anrich Nortje With Micaela Kleu

Marital Status

Engaged

Career

Career Turning point

Nortje took his maiden five wicket haul in Test cricket in January 2020 during the fourth test against England. Also in the 2020 IPL season, he bowled a ball of 156.22 km/ph speed which is the fastest ball in the season.

ODI Debut

Anrich Nortje made his one day international debut against Sri Lanka on 3 March 2019 at The Wanderers Stadium in Johannesburg. Anrich made a useful contribution on the day and returned with figures of 7-1-33-1.

Test Debut

Anrich Nortje made his test cricket debut against India on 10 October 2019. Where Anrich conceded 100 runs in the first inning without taking any wicket

T20 Debut

Anrich Nortje made his T20 debut against India on 18 September 2019. Where Nortje bowled 3 overs and conceded 27 runs without taking any wicket.

IPL Debut

Anrich made his IPL debut for Kolkata Knight Riders. He was selected for team Kolkata Knight Riders in IPL auction 2019 for 20 lacs and played his debut match in 2019.

Anrich Nortje Salary And Net worth

Anrich Nortje’s salary is 90 lacs per year in the Indian cricket team and he has earned around 2 crores from IPL since 2019.

Anrich Nortje has an estimated total Net worth of  Rs. 7 Crores ($ 1 Million)  in 2020, and His main source of income is Brand Endorsements and playing cricket.

Anrich Nortje’s overall IPL Earnings :

YearTeamIPL Salary
2021Delhi CapitalsRs. 89 lacs
2020Delhi Capitals Rs. 89 lacs
2019Kolkata Knight Riders Rs. 20 lacs
TotalRs. 1.99 crore

Some Lesser Known Facts About Anrich Nortje

Some Lesser Known Facts About Anrich Nortje

• He was born in Uitenhage, Eastern Cape, South Africa.

• He studied at  Handhaaf Primary School, Uitenhage, Daniel Pienaar Technical High School, Uitenhage and Hoërskool Brandwag, Uitenhage, South Africa

• He completed his graduation and post graduation from Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University (NMMU), Port Elizabeth, South Africa

• Anrich engaged with Micaela Kleu who is a teacher by profession.

• He got a collarbone injury while playing rugby in his school days after that he left rugby and started focusing on cricket.

• In the initial days, he started playing cricket for Madibaz Cricket Club.

  • Due to his ankle injury, he has to leave the MSL T20 tournament 

• He was named for the Eastern Province squad in the 2016 Africa cup.

• His favorite bowler his dale steyn.

• Nortje is a well educated person, he completed his Post-Graduate Diploma in Financial Planning from a recognized college in South Africa.

• In the year 2018 nortje received Warriors Cricket Award for Most Promising Player of the Year

• Nortje is often known as Ana by his family and teammates.