Cricket is one of the most popular sports in the world and the player represents their country proudly. But there is a rare breed of cricketer who was born in one country and ended up playing for another. Kevin Pietersen, Imran Tahir, Ben Stokes, Jofra Archer, Jason Roy, Chris Jordan, and Glenn Phillips.
In this article, we will know about all information about Glenn Phillips such as his Biography, Age, teams, records, and many more.
Who is Glenn Phillips?
Glenn Phillips is a New Zealand cricketer. He was born on the 6th of December 1996. As of 2022, Glenn Phillips’s age is 25 years. He is known as Glenn Dominic Phillips in official documents. In international cricket, he plays for the New Zealand national cricket team while in domestic cricket he represents the Auckland state cricket team. Glenn Phillips is one of the rare cricket players as he was born in South Africa but he ended up playing cricket for the New Zealand team. His family moved to New Zealand when he was just five years old. He played for Auckland (2014/15–2021/2022), Jamaica Tallawahs(2017–2020), Gloucestershire(2021), Barbados Royals(2021), and Rajasthan Royals(2021) other than playing for the New Zealand national cricket team.
Glenn Phillips Biography:
|Full name||Glenn Dominic Phillips|
|Birth Date||6 December 1996 (age 25)|
|Birthplace||East London, South Africa|
|Relations||Dale Phillips (brother)
Donovan Grobbelaar (brother-in-law)
On 24 January 2015, he made his List A debut in the Ford Trophy. He made his Twenty20 debut against the Otago Volts in the 2016–17 Super Smash on 4 December 2016. In the 2021 IPL, He played for Rajasthan Royals as a replacement for Jofra Archer. In the IPL 2022 mega auction, He was bought by the Sunriser Hyderabad team for his base price of INR 1.50 crore for the 2022 edition of the tournament.
DEBUT/LAST MATCHES – PLAYER
- Australia vs New Zealand at Sydney – January 03 – 06, 2020.
- Debut: New Zealand vs South Africa at Auckland – February 17, 2017.
- Last: India vs New Zealand at Kolkata – November 21, 2021.
- Debut: Canterbury vs Auckland at Auckland – March 06 – 09, 2017.
- Last: Auckland vs Otago at Alexandra – March 11 – 14, 2022.
List A Matches
- Debut: Auckland vs Central D at New Plymouth – January 24, 2015.
- Last: Central D vs Auckland at Queenstown – February 26, 2022.
- Debut: Auckland vs Otago at Auckland – December 04, 2016.
- Last: Middlesex vs Gloucs at Radlett – May 26, 2022.
Batting & Fielding