03 September 1987
Left hand Bat
Right Arm Leg Spin
Dawid Malan is an English cricketer who plays in all international formats for England. He represents Yorkshire in domestic cricket and has also played for Punjab Kings in the Indian Premier League. Malan made his Test and T20I debuts in 2017, and his ODI debuts in 2019. He achieved a record-high rating of 915 in the ICC Men's Player Rankings in 2020. He was a part of the England team that won the 2022 T20 World Cup. Malan is a left-handed top-order batter and occasionally bowls leg-spin. He's one of only four Englishmen to score a T20I century.
Dawid Malan and his family relocated to South Africa when he was seven years old. He attended Paarl Boys' High School and later made his first-class debut for Boland. He eventually joined Middlesex, where he played for over a decade. Malan is also a supporter of Liverpool F.C.
His father Dawid Malan, Sr. had a cricket career, representing Western Province B, Northern Transvaal B, and Teddington. He was a right-handed batter and a right-arm fast-medium bowler. Malan's brother, Charl Malan, also played first-class cricket for Loughborough MCCU, while his sister Line Malan was an international field hockey player for South Africa.
Dawid Malan Career
In his Test career to date, Dawid Malan has played 22 matches to date in his Test career and has scored 1,074 runs, with an average of 28. Dawid Malan has hit 146 fours and 1 sixes in his Test career. On Jan 2022, he played his recent Test match against Australia at Blundstone Arena, Hobart, Australia, scoring 25 runs off 64 balls.
In Dawid Malan's ODI career, he has played 24 matches to date in his ODI career and has scored 1,232 runs, with an average of 62. Dawid has hit 122 fours and 28 sixes in his ODI career. One of his recent ODI matches took place in Oct 2023 at Arun Jaitley Stadium, Delhi, India, where he contributed 32 runs off 39 balls.
Dawid has played 62 matches to date in his T20 career and has scored 1,892 runs, with an average of 36. He has hit 194 fours and 62 sixes in his T20 career. In his most recent T20 match against New Zealand at Trent Bridge, Nottingham, England, which took place in Sep 2023, Dawid Malan contributed 26 runs off 21 balls to his team's total.
He holds the 8th position in the ICC ODI batting rankings with a total of 711 points. Dawid Malan is ranked 6th position in the ICC T20 batting rankings with a total of 691 points.