interesting facts about Marcus Stoinis.

17 Interesting Facts About Marcus Stoinis

If we talk about all-rounders in the current era, Marcus Stoinis has to be on the list. In his very 2nd test, he showed the world what he was capable of doing by smashing a gutsy century. Afterward, he became a regular member in the limited overside. For his all-round display, he is featured in every franchise league in the world. Today Stoinis is celebrating his 32nd birthday, let’s have a look at some interesting facts about Marcus Stoinis

interesting facts about Marcus Stoinis.

Interesting Facts About Marcus Stoinis.

  1. Marcus Peter Stoinis was born on 16th August 1989 in Perth, Western Australia. 
  1. Stoinis represented Australia in the 2008 U-19 World Cup. He also played in the Hongkong Sixes tournament in 2009 along with Glenn Maxwell and Josh Hazlewood.
  1. Marcus Stoinis played his first match in List A cricket against in 2008-09 in Ford Ranger Cup. and made his first-class debut in Sheffield Shield against Queensland. 
  1. In his childhood, the  Western Australia wanted to be an architect. 
  1. His nickname name is “The Oil Rig”, as he likes to use olive oil. 
  1. Due to lack of form, he lost his Western Australia contract and moved to Northcote side after his teammate Theo Doropoulus suggested him to do so. 
  1. For the Northcote team, Stoinis hit 4 centuries and averaged 1000, which grabbed the attention of the Victoria selectors. Stoinis scored 785 runs in 10 matches in the Shaffield Shield in 2014. 
  1. Marcus Stoinis made his first appearance in international cricket in a T20 match against England in 2015. He amassed 10 runs and bowled only one over in the match. 
  2. His ODI debut came just after a month of his T20 debut, on 31st September 2015 against England. 
  1. Stoinis has scored the 2nd highest score batting at No.7 in his 2nd ODI against England, 146*. He also grabbed 3 wickets in the match. 
  1. Stoinis was bought by Delhi Capitals in 2015 for $52000. But didn’t play a single match to play. 
  1. The hard hitting all-rounder started his Big Bash League career with Perth Scorchers but just after one year, Melbourne Stars roped him in the squad from the 2013-14 season.
  1. Marcus Stoinis played in the Northampton Premier League in 2012 for Peterborough Town Cricket Club and in one game he also got an iconic hattrick.
  1. In a practice match in 2015, Stoinis smashed 6 sixes in six balls against Brendon Smith playing for National Performance Squad. But it didn’t get recognition as it was a warm-up game. 
  1. In 2018, Marcus Stoinis played for one of the best County Side, Kent.
  1. Stoinis wears jersey number is 17. 
  1. His estimated net worth is $1.2 million.

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