D’Arcy John Matthew Short commonly known as D’Arcy Short is an Australian cricketer. He plays for Australian cricket team in ODI and T20 formats. In Australian domestic cricket he plays for Hobart Hurricanes and Western Australia.
In the Big Bash 2017-18 season Short scored a total of 572 runs and he became the player of the tournament that year. D’Arcy Short is an all-rounder, he is a left-handed batsman and left arm orthodox spin bowler.
In the Big Bash he scored 122 runs off 69 balls not out against Brisbane Heat. He also plays for Rajasthan Royals in IPL. With all these astonishing performances fame and wealth followed him too.
In 2021 it is estimated that Short’s net worth is approximately USD 5 million.
Short’s main source of income is from playing domestic cricket. He is one of the highest paid players of the Big Bash League. He charges around USD 258,900K for each season. He also plays other first class cricket tournaments and from them he also pockets a good amount of money.
In the year 2018 he joined Rajasthan Royals and they paid him INR 40 million for that season. In 2019 Short joined Durham County Cricket Club. From Durham he gets around £50K to £75K each season. Short is also a very important player for Australian cricket team and he also helped them to win many crucial matches from time to time.
So Australian cricket board offered him a contract according to which he will get USD 10K for each T20 match and USD 15K for each ODI match. In recent times Short’s net worth boomed drastically. As he performed outstandingly, the teams with which he is associated with are paying him more and more money. Short also owns a bunch of luxury cars and high end real estates across Australia.