Brendon McCullum Height, Weight, Age, Wife, Affairs, Children, Biography & More

Some lesser known facts about Brendon  McCullum

Brendon McCullum : Height | Weight| Age | Girlfriend | Family | Biography |

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NicknameBaz, BBM, B Mac
Real NameBrendon Barrie McCullum
ProfessionNew Zealand Cricketer
Physical Stats & More
Body Measurements (approx.)- Chest: 41 Inches

- Waist: 31 Inches

- Biceps: 15 Inches
Weight (approx.)in Kilograms- 70 kg

in Pounds- 154 lbs
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 170 cm

in meters- 1.70 m

in Feet Inches- 5’ 7”
Hair ColourDark Brown
Eye ColourBlue
Tattoos 1. McCullum has a unique tattoo covering his upper arm and shoulder. The tattoo comprises of a scroll, which contains the Roman numerals CXXVI (126- his ODI cap number), XLII (42- his limited overs shirt number) and CCXXIV (224- his test cricket cap number).
Brendon McCullum arm tattoo

2. A silver fern tattoo on the left side of his chest shows his Kiwi pride!
International DebutODI- 17 January 2002 against Australia in Sydney
Test- 10 March 2004 vs South Africa in Hamilton
T20- 17 February 2005 vs Australia in Auckland
Jersey Number#42
Domestic/State TeamOtago Volts, Brisbane Heat, Kolkata Knight Riders, Chennai Super Kings, Birmingham Bears, Sussex, Kochi Tuskers Kerala, Gujarat Lions, Trinbago Knight Riders
Favourite ShotScoop
Records (main ones) At the time of his retirement, Brendon McCullum held the record of being the highest run scorer in the T20 format. With 2,140 runs in his bag, McCullum was around 500 runs ahead of his counterpart Martin Guptill, who held the 2nd spot on the highest run scorer list.

• In addition, at that time, he had the most number of fifties, centuries, sixes and fours in the shortest format of the game.

• In February 2014, McCullum became the first Kiwi to score a triple ton (302 off 559 deliveries) in test cricket, achieving the feat against a balanced team like India.

• McCullum came in the record books again when he broke his own "fastest 50 in World Cup" record. At the 2015 World Cup, McCullum smashed 50 in just 18 balls, breaking his own 20-ball-50 record that he had created against Canada at the 2007 World Cup.

• In his farewell test match, McCullum scored an unbelievable century off just 54 deliveries against Australia, thus breaking the 30-year-old record of fastest test century held by Sir Vivian Richards.

• McCullum finished off his test career with a mammoth tally of 107 sixes. Notably, the record was previously held by Aussie Cricketer Adam Gilchrist with 100 sixes.
Nature on fieldMaintains calm disposition (plays aggressively though)
Personal Life
Age (as in 2017)36 Years
Date of Birth27 September 1981
Birth PlaceDunedin, Otago, New Zealand
Zodiac sign/Sun signLibra
FamilyFather: Stuart McCullum (former Cricketer)
Brendon McCullum father Stuart McCullum

Mother: Name Not Known

Brother: Nathan McCullum, Cricketer (Elder)
Brendon McCullum with brother Nathan McCullum

Sister: N/A
HometownDunedin, Otago, New Zealand
Educational QualificationHigh School Graduate
SchoolKing's High School, Dunedin, New Zealand
HobbiesHorse Riding, Playing Rugby & Golf
Coach/MentorCraig McMillan
Favourite Things
Favourite PlayerVivian Richards
Girls, Family & More
Affairs/GirlfriendsEllissa McCullum
Marital StatusMarried
Wife/SpouseEllissa McCullum
Children Son- Riley McCullum
Daughter- Maya McCullum (Elder), and 1 more
Money Factor
Net Worth$8 million
IPL Auction Price (2016)INR 5. Crores (Gujarat Lions)
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  • Does Brendon McCullum smoke?: Yes
  • Does Brendon McCullum drink liquor?: Yes
  • His dad, Stuart, is a previous Cricket player who played 75 top of the line matches for Otago.
  • Under his captaincy, for the principal ever time, New Zealand achieved the finals of the World Cup (2015).
  • McCullum’s tryst with Cricket started in the year 1996, when he played for the Otago U-17’s.
  • McCullum holds the record for the most keeps running by a Kiwi batsman in a U-19 test coordinate. He crushed 186 keeps running against South Africa U-19 out of 2001.
  • His IPL make a big appearance couldn’t have been something more. Playing for the Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR), McCullum smacked 158* off only 73 balls against the Royal Challenger’s Bangalore (RCB) in the main match of the IPL competition in 2008. He scored another unbeaten 158, 7 years laters, for Birmingham Bears (Warwickshire). Curiously, this time he took just 64 conveyances.
  • In spite of the fact that McCullum needed to surrender the gloves due to an unending spinal pain, the time that he spent behind the wickets was sufficient for him to achieve points of reference and set records. With a joined count of 462 ‘got behinds’ over all configurations in International Cricket, McCullum is New Zealand’s best wicket-attendant to date.
  • At the point when McCullum supplanted Ross Taylor as the full-time skipper, New Zealand were put eighth in the Test rankings and ninth in ODIs. Inside three years, his unmatched initiative abilities took them to the best three in the two Tests and ODIs.
  • McCullum is an infrequent reporter for the English News outlet, The Daily Mail. Likewise, he discharged his collection of memoirs titled ‘Proclaimed’ in 2016.

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