Andre Russell is a fierce hard hitter of the West Indies International team. Read the full article to know his net worth, wife, salary, and height.
The Jamaican all-rounder is a brave finisher. He can throw the ball anywhere outside the park. He made his first-class debut in 2010 against Srilanka. His explosive side first came off in an ODI game against Ireland in 2010. He took 6 wickets conceding 42 runs and smashed 61 runs in 34 balls. This gem of a performance made his place in the 2011 world cup squad of West Indies.
The Jamaican cricketer’s flamboyant style and character reflect his game. Andre Russell was the key player in both the T20 World Cup victories of the West Indies. Russell is widely recognized as one of the best T20 cricketers. He has played in three hundred plus T20 matches for different leagues. He holds several records in the T20s game. The 2019 award of maximum sixes in the IPL and CPL player of the series in 2016.
He played exceptionally well in the 2019/20 BPL and became the player of the tournament. In 2016, Russel Muscle also became the PSL top wicket-taker. In 2018, the 33-year-old scored a record century in mere 40 balls and scored a hat trick in the same match of CPL. He became the second player to grab a hat-trick and a century in the same match.
Overall, in his international career, Dre Russ has also proved himself valuable. Russell played 56 ODIs and scored 1034 runs and took 70 wickets. He played a total of 67 T20 matches in which he scored 741 runs with an average of 19.50. He also took 39 wickets in his international T20 career.
Andre Russell’s details
|Full Name||Andre Dwayne Russell|
|Nickname||Dre Russ, Russell Muscle|
|Born||April 29, 1988 (age 33)
|Debut||November 15, 2010, against Srilanka|
|Net Worth||$6 Million|
|Father name||Michael Russell|
|Mother name||Sandra Davis|
The 33-year-old is just too fit for cricket, especially the T20 format. He recently got selected for the 2021 international T20 world cup.
Andre Russell’s Net worth and Salary
Andre Russell is one of the most popular cricketers these days. He earns about $1.2 Million annually. His short format destructive innings are loved and appreciated around the world. He is also paid high for his league matches. His net worth is estimated to be about $6 Million.
Andre Russell tied the knot with the American model Jassym Lora in 2016. Lora is quite popular on social media. They both have a beautiful daughter together.
Like many other West Indies players, Russell has also got a tall height of 185 cm.
His fans and teammates call him by the names Dre Russ and Russell Muscle.
Recent News about Andre Russell
Andre Russell looked off-color in the 2021 T20 match that he played against Australia. Russell played a series of dot balls in the last over bowled by Mitchell Starc. As a result, West Indies lost the match on the group stage.