Who Are Jack And Yolanda Brevis? Dewald Brevis Parents And Family

This article was last updated by on

The popular South African cricketer and rising star Dewald Brevis parents are Jack Brevis and Yolanda Brevis.

Dewald Brevis was born in Johannesburg, South Africa, on April 29, 2003, and he made the headlines during the ICC U-19 World Cup 2022 after finishing as the highest run-scorer and is known for his impressive all-around abilities. 

He is also known as “Baby AB” because of the aggressive batting style similar to AB DE Villiers. The cricketer has represented four different teams in league cricket, including Mumbai Indians.

He is a right-hand batsman and a former South African Cricketer who played for the Cape Cobras and the Lions in domestic cricket and has also played Under-19 cricket team in the 2006 Under-19 World Cup.

Dewald did his studies and learned the basics of cricket at Afrikaanse Hoer Seunskool (Affies), where cricketers like AB De Villiers and Faf Du Plessis were alumni of the same school. 

Dewald Brevis
Dewald Brevis In Action (Source: Instagram)

Brevis has broken several records with his power-packed batting, and in his first World Cup match, he scored 65 off 99 balls against India. He continued to achieve success throughout the tournament, and with his skillful performance, he won the Man of the Series.

He had hit 2 centuries and 3 half-centuries in the tournament. Apart from his game, Brevis is known for the similarities in his batting style with South African star AB de Villiers, which brought him instant fame.

Brevis is a huge fan of cricketer AB De Villiers, as he has also posted some pictures with him, as he also has the same jersey number, 17, as AB DE Villiers.

Dewald Brevis Parents

Brevis’s father’s name is Jack Brevis, and his mother’s name is Yolanda Brevis. Her mother is self-employed and has supported Dewald throughout his career.

Dewald’s love for cricket developed early, and his family helped him practice.

Dewald Brevis With His Mother
Dewald Brevis With His Mother (Source: Instagram)

His father, Jack, made a pitch in their backyard for Dewald to practice and learn with his elder brother. His mother, Yolanda, would bowl for him in the absence of his elder brother.

Dewald Brevis
Dewald Brevis With his Father (Source: Instagram)

His parents are always motivated and contributed as much as possible to make him successful as a cricketer.

From backyards to parks, the cricketer has come all the way to play in big, recognized stadiums. His shift from his backyard to the 22 yards cricket pitch took a lot of perseverance, patience, and obstinacy. 

Due to this support from his parents, Dewald has reached a high level in the sport at such a young age. Brevis also currently plays for the Mumbai Indians team in the IPL.

Dewald Brevis Relationship

As per their social media status, his marital status is still single. Dewald Brevis’ is in a relationship with a girl name Lindy Maree and he has been dating Lindy for the past four years.

He is pretty open about his personal and romantic life on social media, and he does not hesitate to post-romantic pictures of himself and his girlfriend on Instagram.

Dewald Brevis With His Girlfriend
Dewald Brevis With His Girlfriend (Source: Twitter)

They have a great connection, and their PDA is often seen posting on social media. Both of their Instagram accounts are full of photographs with each other signifying their love for one another.

Niraj Thakur
Niraj Thakur
I am Niraz Thakur. I have done my Bachelor's In Civil Engineering. Currently, and currently, I am working as an effective content writer.

Related articles



Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Share article

Latest News