Colin de Grandhomme is a cricketer who was born in Zimbabwe but plays for the New Zealand national cricket team.
Colin is an all-rounder. He is a right handed batsman and a right arm medium fast bowler. Colin plays in all three formats of cricket for New Zealand.
Colin started his career as a New Zealand player back in 2012.
Colin started his first class career at a very early age. He started playing for Manicaland back in 2004. Manicaland is a first class domestic cricket team based in Zimbabwe.
Colin joined Auckland in 2006. He played with this team for about a decade.
Colin is an explosive all rounder. He is a hard hitting batsman and a tactical bowler.
With all the success Colin also gained a good amount of wealth. In 2021 it is estimated that Colin’s net worth is approximately USD 2 million.
Nowadays Colin de Grandhomme is a key player for the New Zealand national cricket team. He helped them to win many crucial matches from time to time. He is bound to the New Zealand’s cricket board with a contract according to which he gets USD 350K annually. He also gets match fees as per match. He gets around USD 8,495 for each Test match, USD 3,682 for each ODI and USD 2,407 for each T20.
Colin started his IPL career back in 2017 with the team called Kolkata Knight Riders and they paid him INR 3 million for that season. In the year 2018 he joined Royal Challengers Bangalore and he got INR 22 million for that season. The next season he got the same amount of money from the same team.
Colin played with Auckland for almost a decade. He was a very important player for them. They paid him around USD 230K for each season. Later in 2018 he joined Northern Districts and played one season with them. For that single season he got USD 180K.
Colin also played many other franchise cricket tournaments around the globe and accumulated a great amount of wealth.