Mitchell Starc Net Worth 2021, Age, Height, Family, Wife, Brother, Wickets, Cricket

Mitchell Starc net worth

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Introduction

Mitchell Starc is an Australian international cricketer who plays for the Australian national team and New South Wales in domestic cricket. He is a left-arm fast bowler and a capable lower-order left-handed batsman.

Starc was a prominent member of the victorious Australian squad that won the 2015 Cricket World Cup and was declared Player of the Tournament as a result of his consistent performances. With 49 World Cup wickets, he is the joint 5th highest wicket-taker in the tournament’s history.

On 15 November 2015, Starc delivered one of the fastest deliveries in a Test match, of 160.4 km/h against Ross Taylor of New Zealand. Starc then became the fastest bowler to take (over) 100 ODI wickets on 21 August 2016 against Sri Lanka, doing so in 52 innings and breaking Saqlain Mushtaq’s 19-year-old record of taking 100 wickets in 53 innings.

However, just 19 months later on 25 March 2018, Starc had his record broken by Rashid Khan, who took 100 wickets in only 44 innings. As of February 2019, Starc nevertheless remains the fastest paceman to achieve the feat. On 30 December 2016, against Pakistan in the Boxing Day Test, he broke Andrew Symonds’ record of the most sixes at the MCG in one inning, hitting 7 sixes.

In November 2017, he became the first bowler to take a hat-trick in each innings of a Sheffield Shield match, while playing for New South Wales against Western Australia in the 2017–18 Sheffield Shield season.

Early life

NameMitchell Starc
Net Worth$8 million
ProfessionCricketer
Height1.97m
Age31 years
Mitchell Starc net worth 2021

Mitchell Aaron Starc was born on January 30, 1990 (age 31 years) in Baulkham Hills, Australia. His father is Paul Starc, he is of Slovene descent. He is the older brother of Australian Olympic high jumper Brandon Starc.

Starc started playing cricket from a young age, at 19 years old for Northern Districts as a wicketkeeper. He was a representative cricketer of the Northern Districts Cricket Association and attended Homebush Boys High School, representing the school’s 1st-grade cricket team. He is also a former junior cricketer for the Berala Sports Cricket Club in Sydney, where he was known to wicket keep and bowl in the same innings.

Career

Mitchell Starc debuted for his home state New South Wales in 2009, at the age of 19. His performances for Western Suburbs and the state 2nd XI earned him the elevation and he replaced the suspended Aaron Bird for the final match of the season. Starc gained a spot at the Centre of Excellence in the off-season in 2009. In eight Sheffield Shield games in the 2009–10 season, he made a half-century and took 21 wickets, including a best of 5 for 74 against Queensland.

Starc maintained his dominance in 2019 at the international level by breaking records in the Australian domestic one-day tournament, which came about due to the postponement of Australia’s tour of Bangladesh. The pure numbers from Starc’s tournament underlined his dominance: 26 wickets from six matches at an average of 8.12 and a strike rate of 12.3. Starc was named as Player of the Tournament in the tournament in which New South Wales won.

During the 2011–12 Australian summer, Starc played for the Sydney Sixers in the inaugural Big Bash League. The Sixers won the tournament and Starc finished with 13 wickets in six matches.

In the 2014 Indian Premier League (IPL), he was bought by Royal Challengers Bangalore. He became their key bowler in the IPL 2015 edition. He missed the IPL in 2016 and in February 2017 parted ways with Royal Challengers Bangalore in order to focus on international cricket. In January 2018 he was bought by Kolkata Knight Riders but was ruled out of the 2018 Indian Premier League due to injury. He was released in November 2018.

International career

Mitchell Starc was a late replacement after a series of injuries to several senior Australian fast bowlers in the team to tour India in late 2010, replacing Josh Hazlewood. Later, after Doug Bollinger was injured following the first Test, Starc and fellow uncapped young pacemen Peter George and James Pattinson were left competing for a place.

George was selected and after Pattinson was injured, Starc would earn his first international call-up and made his One Day International (ODI) debut against India in Visakhapatnam in October 2010. He did not bat and was wicketless.

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Starc made his Test debut for Australia on 1 December 2011, in the first Test of the two-Test series against New Zealand in Brisbane. He took two wickets in the match and another two in the second Test in Hobart. He was left out of the squad named for the first Test of the subsequent series against India but was recalled for the third Test on the pace-friendly WACA Ground in place of spinner Nathan Lyon, taking four wickets.

In the Test series in India in 2012–13, Mitchell Starc fell just one run short of a maiden Test ton. During the third Test of the 2012–13 Border-Gavaskar Trophy series in India, Starc became the first No. 9, 10 or 11 batsmen to survive 100 balls in both innings.

Starc was selected to play in the third Test of South Africa’s tour of Australia in 2012–13. Whilst Australia lost the match, Starc took 6/154 and achieved the second-fastest Test fifty (32 balls) by an Australian in Australia’s second innings on 4 December. Despite his recent form, he was rested in favour of Jackson Bird to make his debut for the Boxing Day Test against Sri Lanka. They would both be selected for the Sydney Test a week later.

Mitchell Starc received the Man of the Tournament award in the 2015 Cricket World Cup, which Australia won, defeating New Zealand in the final. In the league stage match between Australia and New Zealand, Starc gave his best performance in ODIs of 6/28 as a reply to Trent Boult’s 5/27 which left Australia defending a meagre score of 151, which New Zealand eventually scored and thus won by 1 wicket.

Starc became Australia’s leading wicket-taker across all forms of first-class and international cricket for the 2014–15 season with 60 wickets, including the leading wicket-taker for the 2015 Cricket World Cup (22 wickets at an average of 10.0 and an economy rate of 3.5), having played one fewer game than New Zealander Trent Boult. Starc was adjudged Man of the Tournament in the 2015 Cricket World Cup.

He was also the leading wicket-taker in the world in all forms of international cricket for the 2015 calendar year with 87 after his ankle injury in the inaugural day/night Test at the Adelaide Oval.

In the second Test match of Australia’s 2016 away tour of Sri Lanka, Starc took his 100th Test wicket. For his performances in 2016, he was named in the World Test XI by the ICC and Cricinfo. He won 2017, Allan Border Medal, for the best Test bowler for his performance with the ball against Sri Lanka in 2016.

Mitchell Starc reached 1,000 Test runs in Pune in the 2016–17 Border–Gavaskar Trophy series against India. With this, he became the 14th Australian cricketer to take more than 100 wickets and score more than 1,000 runs in Test cricket. In the first Test match of Australia’s 2018 away tour of South Africa, he took bowling figures of 9 for 109 and won the Man of the Match award.

In April 2018, he was awarded a national contract by Cricket Australia for the 2018–19 season. He took 13 wickets in the 2018–19 Border–Gavaskar Trophy series against India and in the following Test series against Sri Lanka, he was instrumental in setting up Australia’s series-clinching win with his 10-wicket haul.

Mitchell Starc was named to Australia’s squad for the 2019 Cricket World Cup in April 2019. In Australia’s match against the West Indies, Starc became the quickest bowler, in terms of a number of matches, to take 150 wickets in ODIs, doing so in his 77th game, thus achieving this feat one match quicker than Saqlain Mushtaq, who did it in 78 games. Australia went on to win the match by 15 runs with Starc finishing on 5/44 in his 10 overs.

On 29 June 2019, in the match against New Zealand, Starc became the first bowler to take three five-wicket hauls at the Cricket World Cup. He finished the tournament with 27 dismissals, which is an all-time record for most wickets as an individual in a single World Cup.

In July 2019, he was named in Australia’s squad for the 2019 Ashes series in England. Although, he just played a solitary game in the Ashes, taking 4 wickets across two innings, as Australia chose to rotate their fast bowlers over the course of the series. On 16 July 2020, Starc was named in a 26-man preliminary squad of players to begin training ahead of a possible tour to England following the COVID-19 pandemic. On 14 August 2020, Cricket Australia confirmed that the fixtures would be taking place, with Starc included in the touring party.

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Mitchell Starc was nominated for the ICC Men’s ODI Cricketer of the Decade award in November 2020. The following month, in the second Test against India, Starc took his 250th wicket in Test cricket.

Wife

Mitchell Starc is married to his longtime girlfriend Alyssa Jean Healy, they had their wedding in 2016. His wife Alyssa Jean Healy is a cricketer, However, in 2015, Starc became engaged to fellow Australian cricketer Alyssa Healy and they married on 15 April 2016. Starc and his wife Healy are only the third married couple to both play Test cricket, after Roger and Ruth Prideaux, who represented England in the 1950s and 1960s, as well as Guy and Rasanjali de Alwis, who represented Sri Lanka in the 1980s and 1990s.

The couple met when they were 9 when both were wicketkeepers for Northern Districts. In March 2020, Starc flew home ahead of the final ODI match against South Africa, so he could watch Healy play in the final of the 2020 ICC Women’s T20 World Cup.

Mitchell Starc net worth

How much is Mitchell Starc worth? Mitchell Starc net worth is estimated at around $8 million. His main source of income is from his career as a Cricketer. Starc successful career has earned him some luxurious lifestyles and some fancy cars. He is one of the richest and influential cricketers in Australia. However, in August 2021, in the first match against Bangladesh, Starc became the first bowler for Australia to take 50 wickets in T20I cricket. Later the same month, Starc was named in Australia’s squad for the 2021 ICC Men’s T20 World Cup. He supports the Greater Western Sydney Giants in the Australian Football League.