Quinton de Kock Biography & Net Worth
|Quinton de Kock|
|Date of Birth:||17 December 1992|
|Height:||5′ 7″ Inches|
|Mother Name:||Not Known|
|Father Name:||Ernest de Kock|
|Siblings Name:||DaLean de Kock|
|Spouse:||Sasha de Kock (19 September 2016)|
|Favorite Cricketer:||AB de Villiers, Hashim Amla, Kumar Sangakkara|
Quinton de Kock is a professional cricket player, who plays for the South African National Cricket Team. He has been a part of the team since 2012 and has been among the most successful players. Quinton de Kock has had a successful stint with the side. Quinton de Kock was born on December 17, 1992, in Johannesburg, Gauteng. Quinton de Kock made his T20 debut for South Africa National Cricket Team in 2012.
|Table of Contents:|
|1. Quinton de Kock Early Life|
|2. Quinton de Kock Personal Life & Family|
|3. Quinton de Kock International Career|
|4. Quinton de Kock Professional Life|
|5. Quinton de Kock Career Stats|
|6. Quinton de Kock Achievements & facts|
|7. Quinton de Kock Net-worth|
|8. Quinton de Kock Controversy
|9. Quinton de Kock Social Media Profiles|
Quinton de Kock Early Life:
Quinton de Kock was born on 17 December 1992 at Johannesburg, Transvaal Province, South Africa. Growing up, he played cricket and was spotted as an exceptional talent from his school days. He has played in the U19 World Cup for South Africa and since then he started playing in various leagues and before making it into the South Africa Team.
Quinton de Kock Personal Life & Family:
Quinton de Cock completed his school education from King Edward VII School where he also started playing cricket. His father’s name is Ernest de Cock and his sister Dalean de Cock is elder than him. Quinton de Cock started dating Sasha Hurly (Cheerleader) when she congratulated him after the match, as they started seeing each other. The couple got married on 16th September 2016.
Quinton de Kock International Career:
After leading his team in the Under 19 World Cup in 2012, Quinton de Cock got the national call-up for the T20I series against New Zealand. He made his T2oI debut on December 21, 2012, when he scored 28 runs as South Africa won the match by 8 wickets.
On the same tour, he made his ODI debut against New Zealand on January 19, 2013, which New Zealand won by just 1 wicket. De Kock got his Test cap on February 20, 2014, in the Test series against Australia. In that series, he was involved in a verbal spat with David Warner as he provoked him with a personal remark. Quinton de Kock was a part of South Africa’s squad in the 2015 World Cup, and he also played the ICC 2019 World Cup. he is now the skipper of the South African cricket team after Faf Du Plessis stepped down as the skipper due to the team’s bad performance starting fro their dismal run in the 2019 World Cup.
Quinton de Kock Career Stats:
The wicket-keeper batsman has played over 100 ODIs and 50 Test matches. In ODI format he has scored more than 5000 runs at an average of 45 while scoring at an average of 39 in Test cricket.
Batting Career & Wicket-keeping:
Quinton de Kock Achievements & facts:
- Fastest South African batsman to reach 1000 runs.
- Fastest wicketkeeper to inflict 150 dismissals in Test Cricket in just 35 matches.
- Fastest wicket-keeper to have 200 dismissals in Tests (47 matches), surpassing the record, previously held by Adam Gilchrist.
- Second skipper to score a century as a Wicket-keeper opener in ODIs.
Quinton de Kock Controversy:
In a test series between Australia and South Africa at Durban in 2018, it was the final day of the match as Quinton de Cock made a derogatory comment about David Warner’s wife. He got quite personal as he provoked an emotional response from Warner. Later during the tea intervals, Warner went after Quinton de Kock and called him a “bush pig”. No one knew who started it first as the hosts didn’t care much about the incident. But that particular incident was not a good thing for the spirit of the game.
Quinton de Kock Professional Life:
Playing Role: Wicket-keeper batsman
Batting Style: Right-hand bat
Teams Played for: South Africa, Delhi Daredevils, Easterns, Gauteng, Gauteng Under-19s, Lions, Mumbai Indians, Royal Challengers Bangalore, South Africa Under-19s, Sunrisers Hyderabad, Titans
Jersey Number: #12
Formats Played- ODIs, T-20s, and Test
Quinton de Kock started playing professional cricket when he was just 16 years old as he debuted for Gauteng’s senior team during the 2009–10 season. His good performance paved his path for the South Africa U19 team and hs also played in 2012 Under 19 World Cup.
He also played in the Ram Slam T20 league and some of his good knocks included 126 runs, which was the highest by a wicketkeeper-batsman in an innings. He got the ticket of the IPL as he was bought by the Franchise Sunrisers Hyderabad in the auction of the 6th edition of the IPL in 2013. The next year he was signed by Delhi Daredevils for Rs. 3.5 crores at the auction. He played for the Delhi Daredevils till 2017 before moving to Royal Challengers Bangalore in 2018 and now then getting acquired by Mumbai Indians in 2019.
Besides, he also played in the first edition of the Mzansi Super League when he was named in the Cape Town Blitz squad.
He is currently the skipper of the South African team, leading in all the formats.
Quinton de Kock Personal Details:
Hometown: Johannesburg, Transvaal Province, South Africa
Nationality: South African
Date of Birth: 12th December 1992
Zodiac Sign- Sagittarius
School- King Edward VII School, Johannesburg
College- Not Known
Sexual Orientation- Straight
Spouse- Sasha Hurley
Height: 5’ 7″ Inches
Weight: 73 Kg
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Black
Quinton de Kock Net Worth and Income:
The estimated net worth of Quinton de Kock is around $5 Million that includes his IPL fees, national team fees, etc.
Quinton de Kock Social Media Profiles: