Bill Lawry

by Pravash 03 Apr,2022
Bill Lawry
Body Stats
Height 6 Feet 2 Inch
Weight 76 kg
Personal Info
Facts
  • Birth Name William Morris Lawry
  • Birth Place Thronbury, Australia
  • Famous Name Bill Lawry
  • Horoscope Aquarius
  • Father Alfred Lawry
  • Father Nationality Australian
  • Mother Unknown
  • Net Worth $8M
  • Nationality Australian
  • Ethnicity White
  • Profession Cricketer
  • Currently Married Married
  • Married to Joy Lawry
  • Children 2
  • Religion Christian

Bill Lawry is an Australian cricketer who represents the national team. Since 1961, he has been a squad member and has been one of the most successful players. Bill Lawry has had a great run with the team. In 1961, Bill Lawry debuted for the Australian National Cricket Team in a Test match. What's more? he was part of the Nine Network cricket commentary team, serving until 2018 and had been in the role for 45 years.

Bill Lawry's primary function in the squad is as a batter, and he is a successful left-handed batsman who has amassed a large number of runs for the team in both local and international cricket. He can also bowl left-arm and part-time pace. He's a fantastic fielder who can play everywhere on the field. He is proficient in both ground fielding and catching.

Who is Bill Lawry?

William Morris Lawry, better known as Bill Lawry, was born on February 11, 1937, in Thornbury, Australia. He spends his early childhood with his parents in Australia. He went to an Australian school and graduated from the Australian University. His father, Alfred Lawry, was also an amateur cricket player.

BillBill practicing for match SOURCE: https://www.theaustralian.com.au/

Eighty-five-year-old veteran Australian player has not yet revealed how many siblings he has. Lawry is 6 feet 2 in height and 76 kg in weight. He is from a white ethnic background and has brown color hair with grey eyes. He started his cricketing career in 1961 against England, representing Australia in Test. According to astrologers, his birth sign is Aquarius.

Lawry's net worth

Former cricketer and commenter Bill Lawry is a retired player as of now. Currently, he is of 85 years of age. During his career, he has been a famous player and always remains in demand. He was capped 219 times as a test player for team Australia. He had earned a decent amount of money during his career.

William Morris Lawry has a total value of $8.00 million (estimated) due to his career as an athlete. He is regarded as one of the all-time great athletes. Being a successful Australian Athlete is William Morris Lawry's primary source of income. He also earned a lot of money from cricketing commentary. He had also done commentary after retiring from cricket. He is also a legend commentary at his time.

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Bill Lawery's career

Left-handed batsman Bill made his maiden Test debut on June 8, 1961, against England at Edgbaston, Birmingham, England. Likewise, he played his last test against team England on January 29. 1971 at Adelaide Oval, Adelaide, Australia.

BillBill commenting with Bernaud SOURCE: https://www.theaustralian.com.au/

In his career, he had played only one ODI that is against England on January 5, 1971, at Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne, Australia. At that time, ODI was not as famous as of now. He had played 67 test matches and smashed 5,234 runs in his career. His highest score is 210, with a strike rate of 63.61. He makes 13 centuries and 27 half-centuries with 494 fours and five sixes in his career. In 2010, he was included in an Australian Hall of Fame.

Relationship Status: Married

Retired Australian cricketer is married to Australian lady Joy Lawry. Joy and Bill first meet on the blind date they went to watch a movie. They get married after a long time of relationship.

BillBill with his family in 1971 SOURCE: https://www.theaustralian.com.au/

Bill and Joy also have two daughters, Elizabeth Lawry and Susan Lawry. They both are in their fifties now. Their profession is not known as of now. So, Bill Lawry is a married athlete with two daughters.

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