Daniel Luka Vettori commonly known as Daniel Vettori is a former cricketer who played for the New Zealand cricket team. Nowadays Vettori is busy with his Coaching life.
Vettori represented New Zealand in all three formats of cricket.Vettori was also the captain of the team for some time. Vettori was an all rounder. He was a left handed batsman and a slow left arm orthodox bowler.
Vettori played for Northern Districts in domestic cricket. Vettori was the youngest player to make test debut for New Zealand. He made his test debut for New Zealand at the age of 18.
Daniel Vettori the name speaks for itself. With the astonishing performances Vettori gained a lot of popularity and wealth too. In 2021 it is estimated that Vettori’s net worth is approximately USD 3.5 million.
Vettori was a key player for the national side of New Zealand. He helped them to win many crucial matches from time to time. He was also the highest paid player of his time. The New Zealand cricket board paid him well enough when he was playing. He accumulated a total of USD 1 million from them.
Vettori played for Northern Districts for a very long time. He was a regular player of the squad. Northern Districts also played him quite well. In the early years he got USD 50K for each season and his salary increased day by day as his performance. His salary increased from 50K to 150K per season within years.
Vettori also played in the IPL for some time. He started his IPL career back in 2008 with the team called Delhi Daredevils and for the first season he was paid INR 25.1 million as salary. The next season he got INR 30.7 million from the same team. In 2011 he switched teams and joined Royal Challengers Bangalore that season he pocketed INR 25.3 million. The next season he got 27.65 million from the same team. In 2013 RCB paid him INR 29.3 million for a season.
Vettori also played in many other domestic and franchise leagues from which he also accumulated a good amount of money.