Full name: Quinton de Kock
Born: 17 December 1992 (age 28)
Place of Birth: Johannesburg, Transvaal Province
Nationality: South African
Net Worth: $11 million (2020)
Height: 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
Current Squad: Titans Cricket Team, Mumbai Indians
First Domestic Appearance: Debut for Gauteng’s senior team during 2009–10, From Johannesburg
First International Appearance: T20I debut (cap 54), 21 December 2012 v New Zealand
Brand Endorsements and Sponsorships
Dream 11 – Quinton de Kock was one of fifteen cricketers who became a voice for the fantasy sports app during the Dream11 IPL 2020 trading window in late 2019.
Gunn and Moore – Gunn & Moore is a corporation that manufactures athletic equipment and clothing. The brand had a bat endorsement with Quinton de Kock. For several years he used these bats on the pitch.
Sareen Sports – Sareen Sports Industries is an Indian maker of cricket facilities. Sareen Sports began taking charge of Quinton de Kock bats in December 2020.
Quinton de Kock has seen also been endorsing the German sports manufacturer, Adidas, in the past.
Notable Records and Achievements
- South Africa’s fastest player to 1,000 ODI runs.
- In terms of tests, he is the fastest wicketkeeper in history (35) to take 150 test dismissals.
- In terms of matches, he is the first wicket-keeper to reach 200 dismissals in Tests (47), breaking Adam Gilchrist’s previous mark.
- Just the second wicketkeeper opener to score a century in an ODI thus captaining the unit.
- South Africa’s fastest half-century in T20I (17 balls)