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Some basic stuff about Adam
- Full Name: Adam Craig Gilchrist
- Nicknames: Gilly and Churchy
- Date of Birth: November 14, 1971
- Place of Birth: Bellingen, New South Wales
- Currently Resides: Perth, Western Australia
- Marital Status: Married to Melinda (née Sharpe).
- Children: Harrison (December, 2001) and Annie (August, 2004)
- Parents: Stan and June
- Siblings: sister, Jackie, and two brothers, Glenn & Dean (all older).
- Height: 185cm
- Playing role: Wicketkeeper batsman
- Batting style: Left-hand bat
- Bowling style: Right-arm offbreak
- Fielding position: Wicketkeeper
- Teams: Australia (national), Western Australia (state) & Perth (club)
The Other Things
- Ideal holiday destination: South-West WA or Noosa
- Best advice ever received: Never leave home without a hankerchief – from my Mum.
- The meal/food best at cooking: Venison with fennel seed, crisp vine leaves and bean cassoulet.
- Favourite meal: Penne Arrabiata
- When I was 8-years-old I wanted to be: Pele, or either of my older brothers as they were way cool.
- Favourite way to relax away from cricket: Anytime when my total and only focus is Mel, Harry and Annie.
- Worst habit: Biting my fingernails...a filthy habit. Lucky I wear gloves on the field!
- Sporting (non-cricket) hero is: Lance Armstrong