Name : Michael John Clarke
Date of Birth : 2 April 1981
Sports Name : MJ Clarke
Height : 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Michael Clarke is a professional Australian cricketer and captain of the Australian cricket team for both Test and ODI cricket. Nicknamed ‘Pup’, he is a right-handed middle-order batsman, and an occasional left-arm orthodox spin bowler. He represents New South Wales at a domestic level. In January 2011, Clarke stood down as captain of the Australian Twenty20 cricket team to concentrate on his Test and ODI performance.
Clarke became the first Australian batsman since Matthew Hayden in 2003 to score a triple hundred. On 1 May 2012 Clarke made his debut in the Indian Premier League for Pune Warriors India.
Cricket superstar Michael Clarke on the 15th of May 2012 announced via Twitter that he has married girlfriend, Kyly Boldy in a secret ceremony in the Hunter Valley north of Sydney.