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Heath Streak

Key facts

Full Name: Heath Hilton Streak
Born: March 16 1974 , Bulawayo
Other teams: Matabeleland, Zimbabwe, Hampshire
Batting Style: Right-hand bat
Bowling Style: Right-arm fast medium

Biography

Heath Streak is an all-rounder of immense talent who, for a period of time, almost single handedly led the Zimbabwe bowling attack.Streak has the ability to bowl outswing at a lively pace with good control and was the first ever Zimbabwean to reach 100 Test wickets.His batting abilities are also of the highest calibre with one Test hundred and 10 fifties to his name.He was appointed captain of Zimbabwe in 2000, but found that the responsibilities - and tension with the ZCU board over pay and quotas - affected his form and he resigned. He was reappointed to the role in 2002 but again found h...

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