Heather Knight

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Heather Knight Quick Look
Profession Cricketer
Role Batsman
Date of Birth December 26, 1990
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Birth Place Rochdale, England
Nationality English

Heather Knight

Heather Clare Knight or more simply known as Heather Knight is an English cricketer who represents her national side England in international matches. Heather is a right-handed batsman and also does right arm off-spin bowling.

  • Heather is nicknamed Trev. She got her nickname ‘Trev’ because when she introduced herself to a cricket camp at the age of 13, people over there thought she was named ‘Trevor’ instead of ‘Heather’.
  • She started playing internationally in 2010.
  • Heather has also played domestic cricket for Berkshire, Tasmania, Hobart Hurricanes (Big Bash League), Western Storm, and others.
  • Trev is the first female cricketer who scored a fifty and even took a five-wicket haul in a single ODI inning.
  • In 2016, Heather was made the captain of the England women’s cricket team after Charlotte Edwards stepped down from captaincy and even retired from cricket.
  • In her debut international match which was an ODI on March 1, 2010, she scored 49 runs against India.
  • Heather made her T20I debut against Sri Lanka on November 22, 2010.
  • In January 2011, Trev made her international test match debut in the one-off Ashes test at Sydney’s Bankstown Oval against Australia.
  • Heather Knight has studied Biomedical Sciences at Cardiff University.
  • In April 2018, Heather was one of the 5 Wisden Cricketers of the Year. She was included in that team because of her contribution towards the 2017 World Cup victory.
  • During the Queen’s 2018 New Year Honours list, she received an OBE.

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