All About Alex Hales And His Cricket Career

Alex Hales is an English cricketer who was born on 3rd January 1989. He is a right-handed opening batsman.

 He currently plays for Nottinghamshire. He is the first English batsman who scored a T20 International century and the first batsman to be dismissed on 99 in both formats, T20 and ODI’s.

He has represented the England under-19 squad that toured New Zealand in 2008 and scored three scintillating half-centuries. Because of these emphatic performances, he was included in the English performance squad in 2009-10 and then, later on, went onto play for England lions for the entire 2011 summer.

 These consistent and incredible performances raised voices for him getting into the International Circuit of England cricket team. Finally, he made his T20 International debut against India in 2011 though his first outing in International Cricket was not good. It only lasted for a couple of deliveries, then he fought and came back with a very gritty and solid knock of 62 of 42 balls against West Indies.

Later in the next year, he was fell short of his fine century but just one run and missed the record of becoming the first England player to score a T20 century though his inning was still brilliant 99 against West Indies at his home ground Trent Bridge. He also represented England in the 2014 T20 World Cup.

The rise of Alex Hales in t20 cricket is always making headlines to make him play the other white-ball format too. He made his way into the England One Day team after that disappointing halt in the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup.

After that World Cup, they decided to overhaul their team’s entire setup and method, and they wanted to play a different brand of cricket.Alex Hales was probably the right man for them to play at the top with an intent, ruthless and aggressive nature.He loves to play the strokes consistently. It is always a thought that Alex Hales is a runaway match-winner on his day.

Has been a very dynamic opening batsman who might have a slightly doggy technique standing outside off stump, but he does make use of his wrists and does make his long handles come into play very effectively. He can play all around the ground, especially to the square of the region, has massive hands that allow him to Time the ball with more perfection.The most important thing in his cricketing credentials is his mindset about scoring runs all the Time, being bold, focused, and relentless.

Personal Information About Alex Hales

Full name      Alexandra Daniel Hales
HometownHillingdon, London, England
NationalityEnglish
ProfessionCricketer
ReligionChristianity
SchoolWestbroook Hay School, England
Zodiac SignCapricon
Body MeasurementsChest 40 inches Waist 30 inches Biceps 14 inches
hobbiesPlaying football, golf and listening to music
Marital StatusUnmarried
T20i DebutAgainst India in 2011
ODI debut Against India on 27th August 2014
Batting styleRight handed batsman
Height196cm
Weight78lg approx
Hair color  Brown
Eye colorHazel grey

 Family background of Alex Hales:

He was born in Hillingdon and completed his early education from west broke his school.

Unlike many others, he belongs from a cricketing background and family where his father also played cricket.

 His father broke many Cricketing records, one of them scoring 321, not out in a local League match. His Grand grandfather was a talented tennis player who was very good at playing tennis, so all and all, he belongs to a very sporting family that has athletic genes in them.

His girlfriend’s name is Danni Gisbourne, but they haven’t married yet.

 All Format Career of Alex Hales:

Domestic Career:

The first thing that announced his name in professional cricket was in 2005. It looks hilarious because it was the Time when he scored 5 5 of a single over in which there were three no-balls, eight sixes, and 1 four. That was a cricket Idol T20 tournament at Lords, and the most Ironic thing about that tournament was that he was picked there for this fast bowling ability.

 This performance made a mark on that young promising Player from England.

In 2017 he got the perfect limelight when he was giving trials for Nottinghamshire, and they were impressed by him because of that impression he got to play for them and only in his second appearance for them.

 He scored 218 runs, following up with another hundred and two 95s. Nottinghamshire offered him a two-year contract until the end of the 2009 season, and this contract got an extension of 2 more years as he was too good to let it go.

 In July 2011, he made a century for Nottinghamshire in the County Championship.

According to the cric info marking, it has been denoted that this century was the beginning for him to get the proper and complete attention of England selectors as it was the second first-class century of his career and went on to get 184.

In May 2015, he hit six consecutive sixes across two overs on the opening day of the NatWest T20 blast when he scored 86 runs against Birmingham. In friends live T20, Hales top-scored for Nottinghamshire, scoring 544 runs at a fantastic strike rate of 147.

The 2012 season proved fruitful for him as he scored 857 First-Class runs, including two hundred. All in all, it has been observed that Alexis domestic is nothing short of excellence. He has been sensational on so many occasions. He has shut the world on fire at a very young age, and yes, Tekken the tension of the selected for the nationality because of these consistent and Splendid performances.

ODI format Career of Alex Hales:

He made his ODI debut against India on 27th August 2014; after having a scintillating performance in T20 cricket, it was always on the cards that he would play One Day cricket for England.

The absolute ideal stage of his ODI cricket came after the 2015 World Cup, when England had a dismal and forgettable tournament journey.

They decided to reassemble their White ball cricket approach and set the tone with attacking cricket.

 Alex Hales was the right man to do that job for them, and he did that pretty well too for the next few years post-2015 World cup.

His ODI stats has 70 matches with 67 innings in which he scored 2419 runs at an average of 37.8 with a strike rate of 95.73.

T20I career of Alex Hales:

T20 format is considered his strongest suit, and he made his t20i debut against India in August 2011 has been demanded a lot as well; his growth as a batsman in this format is immense.

 His T20 International numbers are also awe-inspiring, and it is also said that because of his T20 international performances, he was considered for other formats.

 His t20i numbers have 60 matches with 1644 runs averaging 31.02 at a strike rate of 136, which is very good.

Test format career of Alex Hales:

The only format he wouldregret about himself not getting performances Right is test format.

He was given a chance because of his Limited overs brilliance.

He was considered for test cricket as well, but he never adjusted 

to this format, always fell short of it when the era of Andrew Strauss completed.

 England wanted an opener with Alastair Cook, and it was always a thought that Alex Hales could be that opportunity. He did play only 11 test matches because of his inconsistent and ordinary numbers in those 11 tests.

He scored 573 runs with an average of 27 and highest score of 94

T20 format career of Alex Hales:

 We Emphasized the fact that he was considered to be a T20 specialist, so he has played T20 cricket around the world, not only in England but 

he has played Big Bash, Pakistan super League CPL, and IPL.

He represented different franchises in T20 cricket in Pakistan super league; he played for Islamabad United and Karachi Kings.

In Big Bash got some rollicking performances, he had a deal with Melbourne renegades in 2012-13 big seasons.

He scored blistering 8552 balls on his big best debut at SCG from being a star England for T20 cricket and then proving himself in other countries with different conditions to offer. He certainly has proved his Mettle.

He proved to be ingenious for runner of The Young English brigade.

IPL career of Alex Hales:

Despite being so handful in T20 cricket around the world, he could never get that rolling and emphatic punches for IPL, which is considered the most challenging tournament for any batter in terms of skill set and to perform at the most significant stages and in a pressure situation.

 His IPL numbers have nothing to show. He just played six matches and scored 148 runs at an average of 25 with a 125 strike rate.

These numbers show that the IPL franchise has not shown enough faith in him, and he also didn’t give them enough to be excited about.

 So that he could get it regularly, even for this year 

Kolkata knight Riders picked him, but later he refused to come and apologize, and the reason that he cited was about mental health and the pressure of living in a bio bubble as we have been living in challenging and extraordinary times, so he opted to go out of this year IPL.

 Achievements of Alex Hales:

He scored three half-centuries in ODII to win the match series award in February 2016. He scored magnetism 171 against Pakistan when England posted the gigantic total of 444.

He was the first Indian player to score a century in T20 format.

:Social media handles of Alex Hales.

He has 258 K followers on Instagram

 292.3k followers on Twitter.

Net worth of Alex Hales:

The Estimated net worth of Alex Hales is about 3 million dollars, and most of his earnings have come from cricket.

He played T20 cricket around the world and has earned a lot of money from this.

He also represented the England cricket team in international colors.

So his earnings also have a contribution from ECB. 

FAQs:


1) What nationality is Alex?

British

English

2) What is the height of Alex Hales?

196cm

3) what is the name of Alex Hale’s girlfriend?

Danni Gisbourne