Marco Jansen

Marco Jansen Biography

Posted by | Vishnu Das on | November 29, 2023

Date of Birth

1 / May / 2000


24 Years



Marco Jansen (Cricketer) Height, Age, Girlfriend, Wife, Children, Family, Biography

Marco Jansen is a left-hand fast-bowling allrounder who was born on May 1 2000 in Klerksdorp, South Africa. He is the son of Jacobus Jansen (aka Koos) an ex-Rugby player who played for the Free State Cheetahs. The mother of his son, Erna Pretorius is an ex- Netball player.

Jansen has twin brothers, Duan Jansen as well as two other sisters named Bianca Jansen and Leandro Jansen. The twin of his brother Duan has also been a professional cricketer as well as a speedy bowler like Marco.


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Marco had attended Laerskool Goudkop, a primary school in his hometown of Klerksdorp. Marco later went to the Potchefstroom Gimnasium which is a public Afrikaans-medium High School located in Potchefstroom, North West Province, South Africa.

Domestic Career

On April 8, 2018, Jansen made his List A debut for North West in the 2017-18 CSA Provincial One-Day Challenge. On the 11th of October, 2018 the player made his debut as a first-class player in the team North West in the 2018-19 3-Day CSA Provincial Cup.

He was named a member of being part of the South African national under-19 cricket team in January 2019, in advance of their trip to India. In the 2018-19, CSA 3-Day Provincial Cup Jansen was the top taker of wickets in the tournament for North West, with 27 wickets taken in six games.

International Career

Jansen was included in South Africa’s Test team for the series against Pakistan in the month of January 2021. On the 26th of December 2021, 2021, he played his debut in the Test match against India. Wiaan Mulder was able to catch Jasprit Bumrah on the third slip, his first wicket in a test.

He was given his very first One Day International (ODI) call-up in January 2022 to play South Africa’s series with India. On the 19th of January, 2022, he played his debut in ODI in the ODI series of South Africa against India.

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Net Worth

He has an estimated net worth of 100 crores ($13 million) in 2023.

Marco Jansen Bowling Speed

Jansen is adamantly doing this. Since his beginnings, He has already increased the speed of his game. His average speed on tests is 83mph and he has the ability to reach 90mph.


The highly valued bowler from South Africa, young Marco Jansen impressed the Mumbai Indians as they snapped his name in the 2021 Auctions with a starting value that was INR 20 Lakhs.

Marco Jansen’s Fastest Ball

In the early stages of his career, He has already risen in the speed of his game. His average speed on tests is 83mph and he is able to hit 90mph.



Marco Jansen Ipl 2022

Lucknow Super Giants. Yudhvir Charak (INR 20 lakh) Naveen Ul Haq (INR 50 lakh) Swapnil Singh (INR 20 lakh) … Delhi Capitals. Rilee Rossouw (INR 4.6 crore) Manish Pandey (INR 2.4 crore) Mukesh Kumar (INR 5.5 crore) … Royal Challengers Banglore. Sonu Yadav (INR 20 lakh) Avinash Singh (INR 60 lakh) Rajan Kumar (INR 70 lakh).

Height and Weight

His height is 6 feet 8 inches tall and his weight is 85 kg.

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Body Measurements Not Yet Update
Birth Place Klerksdorp South Africa
Children Not Yet Update
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Height In CM 2.07 CM
Height In Meter 207 M
Nationality South African
Parents Father: Jacobus Jansen
Mother: Erna Pretorius
Profession Cricketer
Siblings Brother: Duan Jansen
Sister: Leandri Jansen, Bianca Jansen
Spous Not Yet Update
Weight 85 Kg
187 Lbs
Zodiac Sign Taurus


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