Brett Lee, a quick and accurate bowler, one of the most successful of all time hails from a land of cricketing talents, New South Wales in Australia. He is Australia’s third highest wicket taker in test cricket, securing 310 wickets in 79 matches and fourth highest overall. He started his campaign at MCG, he took a 5-wicket haul on his debut. Brett was a constant headache for batsmen especially in the shorter format, his pace never dropped below 145 kph, sometimes he bowls at an average of 150+ kph an over, he was hard to read to Asian batsmen. Lee was aggressive and merciless when bowling deadly bouncers, in & out swingers, reverse swing bowling from openers to tail enders, on a lighter note, he never subsidized tail enders. Brett Lee net worth and income profile are followed by his early career and his central contract earnings per year are roughly estimated, while his Club cricket money is added accurately based on official data. Brett Lee bowling statistics are impressive and consistent, his class can never be forgotten.
Net Worth of Brett Lee:
After making an impressive debut against Pakistan in 2000, he was on top, officially inside top ten rankings for six straight years absent his time period facing injuries. During his good days, his Brett Lee was a real force behind Australia’s entire world Cup winning streak, he became a first Australian bowler to take a hat-trick in World Cups. Lee’s IPL career initiated with Kings XI Punjab, he was retained for three years then bought by KKR for the fourth edition. Brett Lee plays for Sydney Sixers in Big Bash League. He retired from International Cricket in 2012, his retirement closed a shining door of fast bowling along with another great bowler Shoaib Akhtar who retired during World Cup 2011.
Interesting Fact: Brett Lee is part of the music band “Six & Out” created by him, his brother Shane Lee, & Brad McNamara, a former Australian cricketer.
Brett Lee also starred in an Australian romantic-comedy movie “UnIndian” directed by Anupam Sharma.
The net worth of Brett Lee estimated from 2000-16 entails his IPL contracts, domestic and foreign cricket leagues, as a commentator in ICC matches, TV Shows, movies, central contract & match fees.
Net Worth: $30 Million
Monthly Salary: $200,000
Income Per Year: $2 Million