Before took up cricket as a serious pursuit, John Hastings was a talented rugby player and was quite good in rowing where he was in the schoolboy's team for Australia. Originally from New South Wales, he moved to Victoria after the 2006-07 season. He made his ODI debut in 2010 and played against England at home ahead of the 2011 World Cup. He last played an ODI against Sri Lanka in August 2011 before breaking into the Test side against visitors South Africa at Perth in 2012. Moreover, John has played a Test as a standby player for the Hobart Test against West Indies starting on 10 December 2012.
John Hastings is currently at the age of 32. Regarding his ethnicity and nationality, John Hastings is a white American cricket player. The information about his affairs and girlfriends and married life is not disclosed yet. Hastings was bought by the Kochi Tuskers Kerala for U.S $ 20,000 in 2011 but could not play a single game in the tournament due to his injury. Hastings' has a good cricket career and earns a good amount of salary from it as well. His current net worth is reported to be more than U.S $ 1 million.