Riley Meredith is a cricketer who belongs to Australian origin. Riley Meredith was born on 21st June, 1996. Riley Meredith debuted for the Australian cricket team in March, 2021. Riley is best known for his pace bowling capability. He is a right arm fast bowler and can bowl above 140 km/h consistently.
Riley plays for Tasmania and Hobart Hurricanes in the domestic leagues. Riley debuted for Hobart Hurricanes back in 2017-18 season. Riley is only 24 years old and he is a key player for both his domestic teams and for team Australia also.
In recent times he also started his IPL career. There he also performed very well. With all these outstanding performances fame and wealth followed him too.
In the year 2021 it is estimated that Riley’s net worth is approximately USD 2.5 million.
Riley’s main source of income is domestic cricket. He is a key player for Hobar Hurricanes and they pay him around USD 120K for each Big Bash League season. Riley gets bonuses also from the team based on individual performance. This player also plays first class domestic cricket with Tasmania.
He helped them win many crucial matches over the years. Tasmania also pays a good amount of money for every season. Recently Riley also started his IPL career with the team called ‘Punjab Kings’. This team paid him INR 8 million for a single season.
Nowadays Riley is a right important player for Australia in the limited over cricket format and it is evident that in the near future this player will play other formats of the game too as he is developing ever since his debut.
Riley Meredith is bound to Australian cricket board with a contract according to which he will get USD 10K for each T20, USD 15K for each ODI and USD 20K for each Test match.