Shane Edward Bond is the present bowling coach for the Mumbai Indian team and the former cricketer of New Zealand’s team was born on 7th June 1975. He is the fastest bowler after Sir Richard Hadlee. Bond declared his retirement from test cricket at the age of 34 and he is known as the fastest bowler in New Zealand. He has proved his talent and uplifted New Zealand in test crickets, ODIs and Twenty20 cricket series. He has also represented New Zealand in Canterbury cricket and in Warwickshire domestic series. He also holds a record for the bowling speed of 156.4 kmph against India in the World cup held in 2003.
During his career, Shane Bond has overcome many injuries and recurring fractures throughout. Bond has undergone a surgery in 2004 for the fracture of his back and it was only half successful. He has also suffered from a knee injury, back surgery and abdominal pain. Because of these reasons, he could not flourish in domestic and international cricket teams and he was too late to revive back his career.
Due to the health problems he had, he was able to attend only in 18 test matches during the year 2001 to 2002. He retired from the cricket team at the age of 34 in 2009 as his body didn’t allow him to continue in the cricket team anymore.
To talk about his personal life, he is married to Tracey Bond and at present, he is the father of three cute children. Before entering into the cricket field, he worked as a police officer in Christchurch and he is also the nephew of Sir Mark Solomon.
Bond completed his high school education in Papanui high school. Later on, he took a graduate degree from Christ College of Education affiliated to the University of Canterbury. To say about Shane bond’s education, he is a master of administration graduate from Massey University. He has completed his post graduation recently and in the year 2011-2013. He has a good education profile and was a bright student in his school days. He has also served as a police officer in Christchurch and later on, he moved to the world of cricket as part of his passion towards cricket.
Shane Bond Net Worth
Shane Bond has an estimated net worth of $23 million US dollars as of 2017. Shane Edward Bond, the leading player in the cricket team, is a legend in the field of Cricket and has shown the best and top performances ever. He holds the record as the highest paid sportsman and is one of the costly more plays in the cricket world today. Shane Bond has shown his talent as bowler and batsman too.
Shane Bond has scored high by his batting and holds the record to take maximum runs against the opposite teams. The best-known movements of Shane Bond are the swing batting and Yorker position. While batting, he can be considered as the most dangerous batsman for the opposing teams. He has appeared in 18 innings in test matches and has taken 87 wickets. He has also appeared in 82 matches in the ODI series and has taken 147 wickets.
Shane Bond’s future plans were the most awaited one. He revealed his plan as his business model and declared that he is still interested in continuing with cricket world. He has declared his comeback officially. His performance was stunning at the world 20-20 national team held in England. Earlier too, Bond has maintained his pride and dignity in almost all races and the fans all over the world expect the same from him further.
His dignity as the good player is still intact and he still continues to play as the world’s best cricket player. He has signed an agreement with the Indian Cricket League and will still continue in the New Zealand cricket team as the coach. He still loves to pal all forms of cricket including test matches, one-day innings, and twenty20 matches. He is presently the bowling coach for the Mumbai Indians cricket team and has signed and legal agreement with the ICL to continue with the team.
Shane Bond after entering as the coach for Mumbai Indians keeps a huge expectation from the team members that the players will prove in the next test match and they are even capable of doing it. Even if the players had a dull start at first, they will come up with a fresh start from the next game series. The right arm bowler cum batsman has performed for over 50 matches with a record to earn 147 wickets in 18 matches. HE has also held the record to give a hat-trick in 2007 against the match with Australia.
The latest news involved with Shane Bond discusses the bold decision he has undertaken to continue as the assistant coach at Brisbane Heat. The T20 Big Bash League (BBL) will continue with the fast bowler Shane bond for their fifth season. Shane Bond has also signed a legal agreement with Daniel Vettori to continue as the head coach in replacement with Stuart Law.
Shane Edward bond is indeed a legend in the field of cricket all over the world. He has proved his dignity in his career and even after his retirement, he still loves to continue in the cricket team to give the best coaching for the emanating players.
He has signed the legal agreement to continue as the coach for Mumbai Indians and recently he has also signed an agreement with International Cricket League. Later on, he has joined as the assistant coach in Big Bash League in the fifth season. The fan lovers all over the world, look forward to the comeback of Shane Bond in the cricket world.