|Faf du Plessis Quick Look|
|Date of Birth||July 13, 1984|
|Birth Place||Pretoria, South Africa|
Francois du Plessis is a South African cricket player who plays in his national team to represent the country. Faf du Plessis plays as a batsman who bats right-handed and bowls right-arm leg-break.
- Faf du Plessis’s height is around 5 ft 10 in or 178 cm.
- du Plessis has previously captained the South Africa national cricket team.
- Faf played his first-ever international cricket match on January 18, 2011, which was against India in an ODI match.
- He wears shirt number #18 while playing ODI and T20I matches.
- Faf is the 4th South African player to score a century during a Test debut.
- Overall, he has played 69 international Test matches in his career which spanned over 8 years from November 2012 to February 2021 (announced retirement).
- In 2018, he started playing for the IPL team, Chennai Super Kings. There he has played with Suresh Raina and MS Dhoni.
- He studied at the same school as AB de Villiers, Heino Kuhn, and Jacques Rudolph which was Afrikaanse Hoër Seunskool.
- In November 2013, he married long-time girlfriend Imari Visser. In 2017, they had a daughter.
- He is a Christian.