New Zealand current standing captain Mr. Kane Stuart Williamson is born on 8th August 1990. Williamson is a right-handed batsman and is a part-time off-spin bowler.
Williamson is termed as the world’s “Most Complete Batsman Of This Era”. He has also captained SunRiser’s Hyderabad in Indian Premier League and plays for Northern Districts in domestic cricket in New Zealand and has also played for both Gloucestershire and Yorkshire in English county cricket.
Kane Williamson has made his first-class debut on December 2007. He has made his Under-19 debut against India and in the same year, he has been named as the captain of New Zealand U-19 team for the year 2008 in U-19 Cricket world cup.
Williamson has made his international debut in the year 2010 against India and made an excellent knock of 131 runs. He has represented New Zealand 2011, 2015 and 2019 editions of ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup and 2012, 2014 and 2016 edition of the ICC World Twenty20.
He made his full-time captaincy for New Zealand in the year 2016 ay ICC World Twenty20 in India. And Captained the side in this year edition of World Cup and has led the team to the finals, unfortunately, they have not lifted the trophy. And Kane Williamson has been awarded as the player of the Tournament.
Fans have appreciated Kane Williamson efforts and his approach to the game keeping his temper in control and always lighting up his face with a bright smile. His attitude and dedication towards the game have pulled the crowd around him.
All the cricketing fans all around the globe have wished Kane on his birthday. Have a look at a few tweets.
Happy birthday Kane Williamson!
— ICC (@ICC) August 8, 2018
🚨 #ContestAlert 🚨
— SunRisers Hyderabad (@SunRisers) August 8, 2019
— Shikhar Dhawan (@SDhawan25) August 8, 2019
Happy Birthday to the hero the world needs – Kane Williamson 🥳 pic.twitter.com/ZZJDCMasxT
— Gray-Nicolls 🏏 (@graynics) August 8, 2019
🎂 Happy birthday to 2019 @cricketworldcup's Player of the Tournament, Kane Williamson 🏆
📹 Relive his stunning 148 vs WI at Manchester: https://t.co/6vm89yOCd7#HappyBirthdayKaneWilliamson pic.twitter.com/0bk0NUCXyl
— Hotstar (@hotstartweets) August 8, 2019
— Anjali Gupta (@AnjaliG31171031) August 8, 2019
— Shashi Tripathi (@tshashi99) August 8, 2019
— Maknojiya Arshad (@MaknojiyaArsha2) August 8, 2019
Birthday wishes to my favorite captain, KANE WILLIAMSON.🎂
Have a great year with full of centuries, runs and victories.😎#HappyBirthdayWilliamson #KaneWilliamson @Kane_s_w @BLACKCAPS pic.twitter.com/jMGhXnGTjE
— HĎ (@harshitdwivedi_) August 8, 2019
Happy birthday to Sir Kane Williamson. I have never seen a test batsman like you. Your rankings are just excellent. Your hard work and dedication towards the game. The world cup also deserves you. The smile on your face at any situation shows your character.#mr.consistent. pic.twitter.com/hHwI3sMMBI
— Deepak Yadav (@DeepakY71396159) August 8, 2019
Happy Birthday, Kane Williamson pic.twitter.com/HxSGXJbRP0
— The Cricket Times (@CricketTimesHQ) August 8, 2019
33 international centuries for New Zealand
A Test batting average of 53.38
An ODI batting average of 47.90
— JuNaYeD HOsSeN Opi (@JuNaYeD48) August 8, 2019