Stephen Paul Fleming commonly known as Stephen Fleming is a former cricketer who belongs to Kiwi origins. He is also the former captain of the New Zealand team.
Fleming is one of the best batsmen in the history of New Zealand cricket.
Fleming was a left handed batsman and a right arm medium fast bowler. Fleming is also the most successful captain for New Zealand.
Fleming played for Canterbury in domestic cricket. He started his domestic cricket at a very early age.
Fleming played County Cricket for many teams such as Middlesex, Yorkshire and Nottinghamshire. He was the captain of the Nottinghamshire team for some time and helped them to win the Championship of 2005 season.
With all this success Fleming gained a lot of popularity and wealth too. In 2021 it is estimated that Fleming’s Net Worth is approximately USD 30 million.
Fleming was a key player for the New Zealand team. He helped them to win many crucial matches as well as trophies from time to time. He was bound to the New Zealand cricket board for a very long time accumulated a total of USD 2 million from the New Zealand cricket board as salary. He also got bonuses based on his extraordinary performance.
Fleming played with Canterbury for a long time. He was a regular player of their squad. When he started as a new player he used to get USD 20K for each season of Plunket shield. Later his salary increased with his performance. When he was at the peak of his career he charged around USD 250K for each season of the Plunket shield.
Fleming played County Cricket for several years with many teams. He was a star player in that tournament and he pocketed USD 300K for each County Cricket season.
Fleming also played IPL with the team called Chennai Super Kings for one season only. He got INR 14.5 million for that season. He was one of the highest paid players of that time.