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Peter Handscomb Biography, Age, Height, Weight, Girlfriend, Family, Wiki & More

Updated On : March 2, 2019

Short Biography

Peter Handscomb was born on 26-04-1991 in Box Hill, Melbourne in the state of Victoria, Australia. He is an Australian Cricket Player.

Other Name: Peter Stephen Patrick Handscomb, Petey, Hank, Pistol

Peter Handscomb Complete Bio & Career

Peter Handscomb is among various wicket-keeper batsmen who came into side post Gilchrist-Haddin era. He grew up in Melbourne city of Australia. He started off his career by representing Victoria under-17 level and was soon offered a berth in Victoria’s under-19. He then forced his way into the Australian under-19 side in the year 2009.
He made his first-class debut in the year 2011 by representing his stateside Victoria. After some impressive performance, he bagged a contract at the Australian domestic T20 league famously known as the Big Bash league in 2013. He also played for English county side Gloucestershire in the year 2015. He made his Test debut against South Africa in 2016. After some impressive performance, he became a regular at Australia’s test squad. He, however, failed to impress at the shorter formats and thus has always been in and out of the side since last 3 years. 
He is a floater who can be used as an opener, a middle opener batsmen and sometimes as a finisher as well. His wicket-keeping skills though sometimes has been criticized but is more than a handy batsman. He was included in Australia’s squad that toured India just before the 2019 World Cup. An impressive performance will earn him a berth in the team which will be picked for the 2019 World Cup.

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Peter Handscomb Family, Relatives and Other Relations

He was born to Pat Murphy and John Handscomb. He has a brother named James McLaren Handscomb.  

Life's Important Dates Of Peter Handscomb

Body Measurements

Chest Size 42
Biceps Size 13
Waist Size 30
Skin Colour White
Eye Colour Hazel Green
Hair Colour Dark Brown

Personal Info

Home Town Melbourne
Nationality Australian
Religion Christian
Address Melbourne, Australia
School N/A
College N/A
Qualification N/A
Hobbies Driving
Marital Status Unmarried
Debut Test - 30 November 2016 v South Africa
ODI - 19 January 2017 v Pakistan
T20I - 24 February 2019 v India
Net Worth $2Million


Favorite Player Ajinkya Rahane
Favorite Sport Tennis and Cricket

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Peter Handscomb

  • He was born to British Parents.
  • He has also played Tennis at the junior level.
  • Ian Healy criticized his inclusion in the team ahead of Alex Carey.
  • He also holds British Citizenship.

Peter Handscomb Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

31 years, 1month, 30 days old age Peter Handscomb will turn 32 on 26 April, 2023. Only 10 months, 22 hours,0 minutes has left for his next birthday.

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Peter Handscomb has celebrated the total number of 31 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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