Cricketer Jos Buttler
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Jos Buttler has become a household name in cricketing circles, especially in T20 cricket. Read the full article to know his net worth, wife, salary, and height.

Buttler is the No.1 keeper for England across all formats. He is one of the most destructive batsmen in white-ball cricket who is primarily known for smacking sixes for fun.

Buttler has been a regular member of Tests, ODIs, and T20Is ever since he burst into the international arena on the back of sublime performances in the domestic circuit.

The wicket-keeper averages 33.33 in Tests, over 38 in ODIs, and 34.52. He was the only batsman in the ICC Men’s World Cup 2021 to have scored a century.

He single-handedly battered top bowlers of the world in the mega event held in the UAE.

Buttler is the only Englishman to have scored a century across every format of the game. Buttler has scored 12 centuries in total – Nine in ODIs, two in Tests, and T20Is apiece. He has 53 half-centuries to his name in international cricket.

Jos Buttler’s details

Full NameJoseph Charles Buttler
NicknameJos Bhai
BornSep 08, 1990
Debut2011
Height5 ft 11 in / 180 cm
Weight73 kg
Age31
BirthplaceTaunton, Somerset
ReligionChristianity
NationalityEnglish
Net Worth$500 million
Marital Statusmarried
Father nameJohn Buttler
Mother namePatricia Buttler
Salary$12 million
Twitter Handle @josbuttler
Instagram Handle@josbuttler

Age

Aged only 31, Buttler can serve the England Cricket Team for years to come. He has already featured for England for over a decade and shows no signs of slowing down anytime soon.

Jos Buttler’s Net worth and Salary

Buttler sits pretty with a net worth of around $12 million, thanks to his contract with the Indian Premier League and international team.

He has achieved nearly half of his current net worth in the last three years. Jos Buttler earns around $1 million annually and his bank account is growing at 10% every year.

With Rajasthan Royals in the IPL, the Englishman was paid INR 4.5 crores. The England Cricket Board pays him $500,000 every year. His brand deals also earn him a hefty amount.

Height

Jos Buttler England Cricketer
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Nickname

Buttler doesn’t have a famous nickname in the England side, but he does have one in the IPL.

His mates in the Rajasthan Royals team call him “Jos Bhai”. He got this name following a funny incident where team skipper, Sanju Samson, called him Jos Bhai during the team’s practice and everyone burst into laughter.

Since then, the Royals’ players have been calling him by the same pet name.

Recent News about Jos Buttler

England is set to lock horns against Australia in Ashes 2021 in December. With regards to the fiery series, Jos Buttler has said that he wants to emulate Rishabh Pant’s innings against Australia in the away series.

Pant played a big role in India’s historic win at the Gabba earlier this year. He led India to a 2-1 win over Tim Paine’s men and remained unbeaten till the end. He smoked the likes of Pat Cummins and Josh Hazlewood for fun and pulled a win from the jaws of defeat.

Now, Buttler is eyeing a similar role against Cummins-led Australia.

“One player I really enjoyed seeing play Tests in Australia was Rishabh Pant when they won there last winter. I love the way he can change his game between the defensive side and aggressive sides, and be totally fearless,” the 31-year-old wrote in his column for the Daily Telegraph.

“I’ll be trying to take the same sort of fearless attitude I’ve had in the T20 World Cup into my red-ball batting. That doesn’t just mean an all-out attack. But it’s taking away the worries about too many things keep the game very simple and looking to put bat to ball.”

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