Jofra Archer Full Biography

The Barbadian-born right fast bowler with a short run-up named Jofra Archer is someone who rises to the sky in the last couple of years. He was born in Barbados, however, his father is British and his mother is Barbadian. He moved to England in 2015 with dreams in his eyes to play for England but due to ECB’s policies he won’t play for England till 2022 ECB’s changed its policies which made him able to play for England. He made his First-Class debut for Sussex in 2016 against the Pakistan side and later List A debut in the same month.

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Before entering England’s cricket team, he already played several cricket leagues across the world. He made his International debut in 2019 in all three formats and got a place in England’s world cup squad just in the nick of the time. He played important role in England’s world cup winning campaign with his brutal pace which terrified batters. Till now he had featured in world’s top cricket leagues like IPL, PSL, BBL, BPL. In IPL 2020, he won the award of Most Valuable Player while playing for Rajasthan Royals which ended up at the bottom of the table.

 

Jofra Archer Basic Information 

  • Name: Jofra Chioke Archer
  • Nickname: Archer
  • Role: Bowler
  • Batting Style: Right-hand bat
  • Bowling Style: Right-arm fast

Jofra Archer Physical Appearance

  • Height (approx.):  6’0″
  • Weight (approx.): 68 kg
  • Eye Color: Black
  • Hair Color: Black

Personal Life of Jofra Archer

  • Date of Birth: 1 April 1995
  • Age: 26 years
  • Birth Place: Bridgetown, Barbados
  • Zodiac sign: Aries
  • Nationality: British
  • School: Christ Church Foundation School, Barbados
  • College: Dulwich College, London
  • Educational Qualifications: N/A
  • Net Worth: $1 Million – $5 Million

  Jofra Archer Family & Religion

  • Father: Frank Archer

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  •  Mother: Joelle Waithe
  • Brother:
  • Sister: N/A
  • Coach/Mentor:  Chris Silverwood
  • Religion: Christianity
  • Address: Dulwich, London

Cricket Career Of Jofra Archer

  • Test:  England vs Australia at Lord’s – August 14 – 18, 2019
  • ODI: Ireland vs England at Dublin (Malahide) – May 03, 2019
  • T20: England vs Pakistan at Cardiff – May 05, 2019
  •  Jersey Number: 22
  • Domestic/State Teams: Sussex, Khulna Titans, Hobart Hurricanes, Rajasthan Royals, Galaxy Gladiators Lantau, Quetta Gladiators, Sindhis, England, Team Buttler, , Southern Brave
  • Nature on the field: Calm.

Batting Career

Batting Career Summary
M Inn NO Runs HS Avg BF SR 100 200 50 4s 6s
Test 13 20 0 155 30 7.75 306 50.65 0 0 0 22 1
ODI 17 9 5 27 8 6.75 34 79.41 0 0 0 2 0
T20I 12 2 1 19 18 19.0 10 190.0 0 0 0 2 1
IPL 35 23 10 195 27 15.0 124 157.26 0 0 0 11 14

Bowling Career

Bowling Career Summary
M Inn B Runs Wkts BBI BBM Econ Avg SR 5W 10W
Test 13 24 2609 1304 42 6/45 8/85 3.0 31.05 62.12 3 0
ODI 17 17 911 720 30 3/27 3/27 4.74 24.0 30.37 0 0
T20I 12 12 282 371 14 4/33 4/33 7.89 26.5 20.14 0 0
IPL 35 35 825 981 46 3/15 3/15 7.13 21.33 17.93 0 0

 

 

 

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Highlighted Records of Jofra Archer

  •  Archer was named as one of the Wisden Cricketers of the Year in 2020.
  • Archer won the IPL Most Valuable Player award despite his team, Rajasthan Royals in the 2020 season.
  • Archer took a hat-trick in the final over in the t20 blast match in 2018.
  • The International Cricket Council (ICC) named Archer as the rising star of the squad.
  • The ICC  included Archer in their CWC 2019 Team of the Tournament.

 

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Jofra Archer Preferences & Hobbies

  • Hobbies: Listening to music
  • Favorite Cricketers: Chris Jordan
  • Favorite Sportspersons: Curtly Ambrose
  • Favorite Food: Grilled fish
  • Favorite Color: Black

Jofra Archer Relationship Status

  • Marital Status: unmarried
  • Wife:

  • Marriage Date:
  • Children:

                                        Jofra Archer Awards and Recognitions

  • He was part of the world cup winning squad in ICC world cup 2019 in England & Wales.
  •  Archer was named as one of the Wisden Cricketers of the Year in 2020.

 

Controversies did by (Jofra Archer)

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The All Out Cricket Post Interview Of Jofra Archer

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Lesser-Known Facts

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