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NAMEShimron Odilon Hetmyer 
DATE OF BIRTH26, December, 1996
PROFESSIONCricketer, Batsman
HOMETOWNNew Amsterdam, Guyana 

  Cricket is the only present game in India that always promises to offer full suspense, joy, and happiness to everyone. Mostly one or another day in every part of the world a new cricketer is introduced, either in a domestic team or in national team. Every player had a dream for playing his national country and many have already accomplished their dream which also motivates other youngsters to work hard and get their job done. Let’s have a look at the biography of a talented youngster who is playing the best game of cricket of his life. 


 Shimron Odilon Hetmyer is a destructive Guyanese young cricketer who plays for the West Indies cricket team. The player was born on 1996, 26 December which simply denotes that he is 25 years of age on the present date. Shimron Hetmyer is a batsman who can open or can bat at number one or number two. He is not a simple playing batsman who can score runs in any area. He is a hard-hitting batsman who has so much power like every west Indies player and can smash the ball into long ranged shots. He was also the part of 2014 ICC under -19 cricket world Cup. 


 Shimron Hetmyer , who is also known as hettie was born on 26 December, 1996 in Cumberland, in Guyana. His father name is Gladstone Hetmyer. Before retiring, the player’s father worked at sugar estate which allowed their son to play cricket and to earn more. He has three brothers and he is the youngest one. Shimron Hetmyer’s elder brother is also a player in inter county cricket season. 

At the age of six only, hettie started playing cricket by watching his brother as his elder brother usually went to clubs for playing. Shimron and his elder brother are among an elite group of siblings who also have scored centuries at the under -19 level. . The player Studied in rose Hall estate primary school, but he didn’t have any interest in studies. At the age of nine only, the player started playing cricket at school level. Later, he moved to a school in new Amsterdam where he was also made the captain of the team, but he left that school before 10th grade. 


The player was in focus for his game from his early childhood only. In 2007 also he joined young warriors cricket Club where he spent a lot of crucial time of his life. The player also practice really very well which impressed his coaches too and allowed them to give the player more success in life. The player worked very hard all through his life to get selected in every opportunity he has been given. His father faced some problems to take care of 4 children but later when Shimron and his elder brother got into cricket they settled everyone easily. 


Shimron Hetmyer, the star player made his Time 20 debut in the Caribbean premier League in the season 2016 for Guyana Amazon warrior and was retained for the next season too. In 2018 year, Shimron Hetmyer became the first player to smash a century in the CPL. He scored 100 runs against Jamaica Tallawahs. In the year 2018, the cricket West Indies awarded him a red ball contract for 2018-19 season. 

He represented the West Indies at under -19 level and was also the captain of 2016 under -19 cricket team of West Indies. He contributed two consecutive fifty scores in that tournament. In April 2017, the player was named in the West Indies test squad for series against Pakistan. He also made his test debut for the West Indies on 21 April 2017. 

In December 2017 year, the player was added into West Indies one day international squad against New Zealand. He made his ODI Debut on 20 December 2017. He also played his first international T20 match against New Zealand on 1 January 2018. In February 2019, Hetmyer scored the fastest century by a West Indies batsman against England in an ODI match. The player was also named in 2019 ICC cricket world Cup. The ICC named him in one of the five exciting talents. The player is also a positive one when he plays for West Indies cricket team. He scored his 1000 runs against Bangladesh in 2019 year, when he was playing the league match of world Cup. 

The player was first purchased by Royal challengers Bangalore in 2018 season, but then was released and further in 2019 auction, Delhi capitals purchased hettie and is retaining till this year and hope he will now get to the team. 


 When it comes to the physical appearance the player never see himself on Back foot. The player has a funny face and always tries to make his fellow team mates laugh. He is five feet and 10 inches tall and his weight is nearly up to 65 kg. The player is fit in all terms when it comes to fitness. 


Shimron Hetmyer is the kind of person who likes to earn money from everywhere. He earns from international cricket and from leagues like Indian premier League or from CPL. It simply signifies that his income comes from several sources and from various sponsors too. 

Hetmyer monthly income from his national side is dollar 1800 and his estimated or approximate income is thirty five to fort five crores. He makes so much money from IPL as Delhi capitals purchased him at a price of 7 crore and retained next season. 


He is an active player when it comes to social media. 




*He started playing cricket at a age of 6 only by seeing his elder brother, both the brothers have a destructive style of playing cricket. 

* He likes to have a huge car collection. 

* The player likes to have tattoos. 

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