Female all-rounder cricketer from New Zealand “Sophie Devine” has become very popular worldwide ever since she played an explosive knock of 99 runs from 36 balls against Gujarat Giants at the inaugural edition of Women’s Premier League. Many cricket fans have started comparing Sophie with the likes of Chris Gayle and AB de Villiers after she played one of the greatest t20 innings in the women’s cricket at WPL and if you want to know more about this hard hitting batter then we got you covered in this article further.
Who is Sophie Devine? – Full Wiki Profile of New Zealand Woman Cricketer :
Sophie Devine is a female international cricketer from New Zealand. She is an all-rounder as she is a right handed batter and a right hand medium pacer. Apart from New Zealand women’s cricket team, Sophie Devine also represents RCB (Royal Challengers Bangalore) at Women’s Premier League (WPL) as she got picked by the franchise during the auction for the inaugural edition at a base price of 50 lacs.
What is the real age of Sophie Devine? How old is she?
Sophie Devine was born in Kenepuru hospital, Porirua, New Zealand on 1 September 1889, Friday. As of February 2024, she is 34 Years old.
Career Achievements of Sophie Devine :
- On 11 July 2015, Sophie Devine broke the international record for the fastest T20 half century in women’s cricket as she scored 50 runs in 18 balls during a T20I match againast India.
- During the ICC Women’s ODI World Cup in 2017, Sophie Devine became the first woman to hit nine sixes in women’s ODI cricket as she smashed the ball 9 times out of the park against Pakistan.
- In 2020, Sophie Devine became the first player (male or female) to score 6 half centuries in 6 consecutive T20Is.
- In January 2021, Sophie Devine broke the women’s T20 record for the fastest century by scoring 100 runs in 36 balls for Wellington Blaze against Otago Sparks in the 2020–21 Super Smash league tournament.
Is Sophie Devine Single or Married?
As of February 2024, Sophie Devine is completely single as she has not married anyone yet.
Who is the Boyfriend of Sophie Devine? Is she dating anyone?
Sophie Devine has already revealed during one of her interviews that she is currently dating an Australian guy but she hasn’t yet revealed the name of the lucky man as well as his pictures.
Unknown Facts and Hidden Secrets of Sophie Devine :
- Sophie Devine has Type 1 diabetes, a condition she has lived with since she was diagnosed at the age of 15.
- Sophie Devine’s full name is – Sophie Frances Monique Devine.
- Apart from cricket, Sophie Devine has also represented New Zealand in field hockey as a member of the New Zealand women’s national field hockey team (Black Sticks Women).
- Sophie Devine is highly popular for not wearing a helmet when batting and this trait is considered as a rarity in 21st century cricket.
- Sophie Devine has a racket ball tattoo inked on her right elbow.
- Her favourite shot is Straight Drive.
- Her Jersey Number is 77 for New Zealand Women’s Cricket team.
Family of Sophie Devine – Parents and Brother & Sister Names and Details :
Sophie Devine belongs to a Christian family. Her father name is Peter Devine and her mother name is Penny Devine. She has two sisters named Jen Devine & Kate Devine and a brother named Sam Devine.
What is the Educational Qualification of Sophie Devine?
Sophie Devine completed her primary education from Greenacres School and Tawa College which is located in Tawa (A northern suburb of Wellington, New Zealand). Later on her family Shifted to Christchurch and there after attending Rangi Ruru Girls’ School for her final high school year, she attended the University of Canterbury completing a Bachelor of Arts majoring in Sociology.
Full Biography of Sophie Devine :
- Name – Sophie Devine
- Full Name – Sophie Frances Monique Devine
- Nickname – Soph
- Date of Birth – 1 September 1989
- Age – 34 Years Old (As of February 2024)
- Birthplace – Porirua, New Zealand
- Nationality – Kiwi
- Profession – Cricketer and Hockey Player
- Zodiac Sign – Virgo
Physical Stats and Body Measurements of Sophie Devine :
- Height – 5 Feet and 7 Inches, 170 Centimetres
- Weight – 66 KG, 145 lbs
- Figure Size – 35-30-34
- Bra Size – 35 C
- Waist Size – 30 Inches
- Hip Size – 34 Inches
- Eye Colour – Hazel Blue
- Hair Colour – Blonde