Shimron Hetmyer Biography – Age, Education, Personal Life, Career, Net Worth, Achievements , and Awards

Shimron Hetmyer And His Family

Shimron Hetmyer was born in Cumberland, Berbice, Guyana, on 26 December 1996. He comes from a small Christian family. Seon Hetmyer is his father’s name. Ingrid Hetmyer is Hetmyer’s mother’s name. He is the 4th (youngest) child in his family, with his elder brother Seon Hetymer and two elder sisters named Shonette Hetmyer and Shonelle Hetmyer. 

Age, Physical Appearance, and Height

Shimron Hetmyer was born on 26 December 1996, and according to the calculation, her current age is 25 years.

Let’s Talk about his Height, Weight & Physical Status as the main things for the Cricket Industry. Fans also attract the Height, Weight & Physical Status of Shimron Hetmyer is 178 cm and 1.78 m and feet inches- 5′ 10″. His weight is in kilograms- 75 kg. Weight.

Shimron Hetmyer has a Waist Size of 32 Inches and a chest of 40 Inches, And biceps of 14 Inches. he has Black colour hair and Black colour eyes. Besides this, he is wearing shoe size 10.


Rose Hall Estate Primary School in Rose Hall, Guyana, was where he started his schooling. He began playing cricket at the school level when he was nine years old.

Afterwards, he transferred to New Amsterdam’s ‘Berbice High School,’ where he was named captain in the tenth standard before graduating.

Personal Life

Shimron Hetmyer is engaged to Nirvani Umrao, his long-term girlfriend. In 2019, both became engaged in a true love relationship as wife and husband. They do not yet have a child. His wife, Nirvani Umrao, is also of Guyana origin. She is very active on her social media accounts.


Shimron has been a remarkable player in the Caribbean Cricket and is regarded as one of the most talented players in the team. He has a highly experienced career, with him appearing in many tournaments, both domestic and international.

Domestic career

In domestic cricket, Hetmyer plays for Guyana. He debuted in First-Class cricket for the same team on 11 April 2014 in the Regional Four Day Tournament against Trinidad and Tobago. However, he scored only 4 runs in the match, including a duck which did not give him a very bright start to his professional career.

However, Shimron did not repeat this in his List A debut and scored a century against Trinidad and Tobago while playing for the West Indies U19 team on 16 January 2015 at Scarborough. In his T20 debut, he again scored a duck while playing for Guyana Amazon Warriors in the 2016 Caribbean Premier League.

ODI Career

Shimron Hetmyer made his ODI debut against the New Zealand cricket team at Whangarei.

I on 20 December 2017. He scored 29 runs off 42 balls in the match, and the Black Caps emerged victorious at the end of the match. However, he became a consistent scorer for West Indies and became the fourth fastest West Indian to reach 1000 ODI runs in 29 innings. He has scored 5 centuries and 4 half-centuries in 40 innings so far.

Test Career

The Test match debut for Hetmyer came on 21 April 2017 at Kingston against Pakistan, where he scored 11 & 21 runs in the two innings of the match. He is not so consistent in playing Test matches and has only 5 half-centuries, with his top score being 93.

T20I Career

Shimron Hetmyer played his first T20 International against New Zealand on 1 January 2018 at Mount Maunganui. However, the match ended in a no-result as the West Indies team did not bat, and the match was called off. In the T20 Internationals, Shimron has a poor average of 16.41 in 20 matches.

Club Career

Shimron Hetmyer has played for various T20 franchises, including the ones in the Caribbean Premier League. He has played for Guyana Amazon Warriors in the 2016 & 2017 seasons, and his performance made him earn a contract with the national team. Also, he has played for Royal Challengers Bangalore in the Indian Premier League and will join Delhi Capitals in the 2020 edition of the League.

Net Worth

Shimron Hetmyer has a net worth of $5.3 million (Rs. 39.6 Crores net worth Indian rupees).

Hetmyer is a West Indian cricketer who currently holds the record for the youngest player to score a century in the Caribbean Premier League. In the 2018 season, at the age of 22, he scored a century against the Jamaica Tallawahs. In limited-overs cricket, he is a hard-hitting batsman with a strike rate of over 100. Shimron Hetmyer has a total net worth of $5.3 million in 2021 (Rs. 39.6 Crores net worth Indian rupees). Cricket provides the majority of his income and net worth. Within 3 years of his IPL career, he bagged ₹ 19.7 Crore rupees (2019-21).


201417Started playing First Class Cricket
201417Selected in the 2014 U19 World Cup Squad
201619Became captain of the 2016 U19 World Cup squad
201822Became the youngest player to score a century in the Caribbean Premier League
201923Reached 1000 ODI runs


Shimron has been awarded the Player of the match title on four occasions in One Day Internationals. Also, he was named as one of the five breakout stars in Men’s Cricket in 2018 by the International Cricket Council.

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