JP Duminy Biography (Cricketer)

JP Duminy Biography, Career, Facts, Wife, Family, Net Worth

Personal Information About JP Duminy

Name:- Jean-Paul Duminy
Nick Name:- JP
D.O.B:- 14th April 1984
National Side:- South Africa
Place of Birth:- Cape Town, South Africa
Horoscope:- Aries
Religion:- Christianity
Height:- 1.7 m
Marital Status:- Married
Profession:- Cricketer ( South Africa )
Role:- All-Rounder
Style of Batting:- Left-Handed Batsman
Style of Bowling:- Right-arm off-break
JP Duminy Family Info
Father Name:- John Duminy
Mother Name:- Junita Bergman
Brother Name:- Not Know
Sister Name:- Not Know
Children:- Isabella Duminy (Daughter)
JP Duminy Wife:- Sue Duminy (m. 2011)
JP Duminy Net Worth: 156000 Thousand ZAR (South Africa Rand)

Major Teams

South Africa, Deccan Chargers, Cape Cobras, Mumbai Indians, Devon, South Africa U-19, Western Province, Sunrises Hyderabad, Western Province Boland.

JP Duminy Childhood and early life

JP Duminy is a stylish left-handed batsman, he is one of the most successful and talented batsmen who generally make space at the top order of the batting lineup. JP Duminy was born on 14th April 1984, in Cape Town, South Africa. He is better known as JP Duminy, he is a professional cricketer from South Arica. JP with his hard-working nature and talent got a place in the team.

JP Duminy early career

JP made his first-class debut in the year 2001, from Cape Cobras, when he was 17 years old. During the early part of the decade, South Africa’s strong and powerful batting line-up meant that Duminy got some chances to impress. For a couple of years, he was in and out of the squad of ODI until he got his great break as he was picked for both the ODI and Test series in Australia.

JP Duminy International Career

In the year 2008, JP made his Test debut against Australia at the WACA in Perth. In the second inning, JP made 50 runs and remained not out, putting an unbroken century partnership with AB de Villiers. In this match series, JP’s performances were outstanding and praised by many cricketers, including the likes of Peter Roebuck. JP Duminy at the start of Boxing Day collaborated with the tailenders to make 166 runs which were JP’s maiden Test century.

In this tour during 3 rd Test game, Duminy took the very important wicket of Michael Clarke, he also performed very well fielding he took many amazing catches in this inning. Some of JP’s freakiest catches ever seen against Australia in the T20 international held in Brisbane. Winning title for this Test match won by South Africa, they also clichéd the series. South Africa won two tests and in those two test matches JP played a big part and his international career took off.

However, as time progressed, Duminy was worked out and continued to struggle for getting more runs. As he was not performed very well in the home series in 2009-10 against England, he could manage just only one fifty in eight innings.

Duminy managed consistency in the shorter formats of the matches. In the inaugural Champions League T20 tournament he was the top scoring from the Cape Cobras with an average of 112 and a striking rate of 140.

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After making a comeback to the South African national team, JP, unfortunately, suffered an injury on the 1 st day of the 1 st Test match against Australia in December 2012 in Brisbane. He did not take further part in Test matches and he was ruled out for six months. He missed a big part of the season of 2013 due to his injury. From the comeback from the injury, Duminy played ODI against the Netherlands and he essayed made an unbeaten 150 runs. This brilliant performance helped him to make a position for the Champions Trophy in England. After making a place in the ODI line-up it did not take a long time for him to be back in the Test format.

Duminy was selected for the tour of Pakistan in October 2013 in the UAE. He justified his return with fifty runs. He was under pressure due to his low scores in the Test matches. But he silenced his all critics with patience by scoring 123 runs against Australia in Port Elizabeth. JP continued his struggle and tried to hold fine form, in the World T20 2014 he scored 187 in 5 innings. In June/July 2014 South Africa toured Sri Lanka, JP gave a good performance he justified with his bat by amassing a century in the 1 st Test in Galle. But once again he has been troubled by a knee injury. JP is a vital cog in the side and he is also a handy off-spinner, so the selectors of the South African teams selected him for the 50-over World Cup.

Despite hopes and expectations, JP under-performed in the 2015 World Cup, Dummy’s only notable knock came against Zimbabwe in the opening game of the tournament. He hit a scintillating 115 runs not out and also put up a record of 256 runs partnership with David Miller, this is the highest in the World Cup record for the fifth wicket partnership.

JP Duminy IPL Career

Duminy’s IPL career is fantastic and full of challenges. JP Duminy is an excellent fielder with the ability to bat according to the situation of the game. He is well experienced and a professional cricketer fluent with his bat. After a good performance in Test games and ODI, his consistency, and good scoring run in domestic cricket, he is an all-rounder with a handy off-spinner, JP Duminy successfully book a place in IPL, and he has been part of the IPL’s team Sunrises Hyderabad squad and he also represented Deccan Chargers and Mumbai Indians in the past, India’s most expensive series IPL was not far off, JP was acquired by Mumbai Indians franchise for a US$ 950,000. From the Mumbai Indians side, he scored two half-centuries in the IPL tournament. He was named the captain of the team of Delhi Daredevils and will continue to lead Daredevils in the IPL 2016 season.

JP Duminy personal Life

JP Duminy married Sue in 2011, they have a happy married life, and they also thanked his fans and followers for their love and good wishes for their married life. The beautiful couple was blessed with a baby, her name is Isabella Hannah Duminy. The cute couple looked very happy for their firstborn child. JP shared the pictures of his newborn daughter on Twitter and Instagram and mentioned the happiest moment of his life.

JP Duminy Achievements

With consistent performance and strong and stable efforts, JP continues to do good performances for himself and for his country, JP is renowned for his stylish batting and his efforts for his team are setting an example for the future of cricket.

Jean-Paul Duminy Achievements
In the year 2008 at Melbourne, Duminy scored 166 runs against Australia.
In the year 2012 at Basin Reserve, Duminy made 103 runs against New Zealand.
In the year 2014 at Galle International Stadium, JP made 100 runs against Sri Lanka.
In the year 2009 at SuperSport Park, JP scored 111 runs against Zimbabwe.
In the year 2013 at ARA cricket Ground, Duminy made 150 runs against Netherland.
JP Duminy Net Worth

JP Duminy is an all-rounder, and his net worth is quite high, as JP is also involved in many endorsements and commercials. He is sponsored by Gray Nicols, which is an England-origin sports goods company. He is also part of the IPL, as Mumbai Indians bought him for with high amount, which makes JP’s earnings very high.

Monthly Match Fees of JP Duminy: 130 Thousand ZAR (South Africa Rand)
Net Worth of JP Duminy: 156000 Thousand ZAR (South Africa Rand)


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