Benjamin Andrew Stokes is a cricketer who belongs to English origin. Currently he is the vice-captain of England’s test squad. Stokes played the 2019 Cricket World Cup for England and he played outstandingly throughout the whole tournament. He also won the man of the match in the final.
Stokes was originally born in New Zealand and at the age of 12 he moved to England with his parents.
Stokes is an all-rounder. He is a left handed batsman and right arm medium fast bowler. Stokes can bowl around 140 km/h consistently. He is a middle order batsman. He is considered as one of the best test cricket all rounders.
Ben Stokes made quite good fortune for himself. In 2021 it is estimated that his net worth is approximately USD 10 million.
Ben Stokes is a regular player for the England cricket team. He helped them to win many crucial matches from time to time. He is bound to England’s cricket board with a contract according to which he gets around USD 1 million annually. He also gets match fees as per match. He gets around USD 25K for each Test match, USD 15K for each ODI and USD 7K for each T20.
Ben Stokes also plays domestic cricket for Durham, a first class club of county cricket. They pay him around USD 300K for each season.
Ben Stokes also plays IPL and he started playing IPL back in 2017 with the team called Rising Pune Supergiant and they paid him around INR 145 million for that season. After that season he joined Rajasthan Royals and they pay him around INR 125 million for each season. He already played three seasons with this team. In the 2021 season he is playing for the same team and getting the same amount of money.
He also played for Melbourne Renegades in the Big Bash League for one season. In the 2017/18 season he also played for Canterbury, a first class domestic cricket team based in New Zealand.
He also has some brand endorsements to his name and he gets a good amount of money from these endorsements annually.