|Monty Panesar Quick Info|
|Height||6 ft 1 in|
|Date of Birth||April 25, 1982|
Monty Panesar is an English professional cricketer who enjoyed a short-lived but impressive career as a left-arm spinner for the England national team from 2006 to 2013. He has more than 100k followers on Instagram and more than 200k followers on Twitter.
Mudhsuden Singh Panesar
Monty, The Sikh of Tweak, The Python, The Sultan, Montster, The Beard to be Feared, Parmesan Tony
Luton, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom
- Father – Paramjit Singh (Architect, Real Estate Developer)
- Mother – Gursharan Kaur
- Siblings – Charanjit Kaur Panesar (Younger Sister), Isher Singh Panesar (Younger Brother)
Slow Left Arm Orthodox
6 ft 1 in or 185.5 cm
81 kg or 178.5 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Monty has dated –
- Gursharan Rattan (2010-2013) – Monty was briefly married to Gursharan Rattan from 2010 until their bitter divorce was finalized in 2013.
Race / Ethnicity
- Wears a patka (similar to a turban) on his head
- Uncharacteristically long fingers and hands
- Always sports a beard and mustache
Monty has endorsed or promoted several brands such as –
- Just Eat
- The Felix Project
- Virat Kohli Foundation
- Sun Mark
- Able Child Africa
Monty Panesar Favorite Things
- Movie – Training Day (2001)
- Spinners – Graeme Swann, Ravichandran Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Nathan Lyon
Source – Times Now News, TheMalestrom.com
Monty Panesar Facts
- His 1st ever Test wicket was that of master blaster Sachin Tendulkar.
- Monty has a pet dog named Rambo.
- He was the recipient of the ‘Beard of the Year’ Award by the Beard Liberation Front in 2006.
- Monty supports Arsenal and his home club, Luton Town F.C.
- He is the 1st cricketer of Sikh origin to play in the England national team.
- Monty Panesar: The Full Monty, his autobiography, was published in 2019.
Featured Image by Monty Panesar / Instagram