Brett Lee was born on the 8th of November, 1976 in the New South Wales town of Wollongong, Australia.
Lee has represented his state of New South Wales and his country Australia in the game of cricket. His main strength is as a fast bowler. Lee is one of the fastest bowlers in cricket, with a recorded ball speed of 160.8 kilometers per hour being clocked in 2005.
Brett Lee's batting abilities have also been recognized, with a batting average of around 20 for test matches and one day internationals. His runs are often scored quickly as he has an aggressive batting style. He is still considered a bowler rather than an all rounder, but his batting average is improving.
Brett Lee is an athletic, blonde, outgoing athlete that has a large fan base with cricket lovers and female fans. He has endorsed and sponsored a number of brands and companies, including Weet-Bix breakfast cereal, Volkswagen vehicles, Kookaburra cricket gear, Timex watches, New Balance shoes, and several more.
Lee is popular in most cricket playing countries, including India where he a large following. In 2006 Brett Lee teamed up with the Indian singer Asha Bhosle to sing a love song together. "You're the One For Me" reached number 4 on the Indian music charts. He also sang in both English and Hindi.
The famous Australian cricket player is married to Elizabeth Kemp. The couple had a son together, Preston Charles born in 2006.