Jasprit Bumrah is a 25-year-old cricket player for the Indian National Team who hails from the Gujarat region of the country. He is a right arm fast bowler and a right-handed batsman. He plays for the Mumbai Indians franchise in the Indian Premier League (IPL).
Since making his debut in 2016 for the Indian cricket team, Bumrah has been an indomitable asset to the side by playing crucial roles in many different series’. In this article, we will learn about Jasprit Bumrah income, earnings, net worth and his early life.
Jasprit Bumrah Early Life
Jasprit Bumrah was born on 6th December 1993 in the city of Ahmedabad in Gujarat. He played first-class cricket for Gujarat and made his debut in 2013. He made his first-class T20 debut in 2012-13 edition of the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy and helped his side win the tournament with a Man of the Match performance in the final.
He grabbed the attention of teams in the IPL and was signed by the Mumbai Indians in 2013 at the age of just 19. He made his debut against the Royal Challengers Bangalore and turned heads around the world with a three-wicket haul. He has since been retained by the Mumbai Indians every season and has been a crucial part of the team.
He is known for his unorthodox bowling action which is what initially gave him fame. He made his India team debut in 2016 in a T20 and has been unstoppable since. He became the first Asian to take five-wicket hauls in Australia, England and South Africa in the same year. He finished 2018 with 48 wickets, which is a record for a bowler in his Test debut year.
JASPRIT BUMRAH EARNINGS 2020: Rs 30 CRORES
Jasprit Bumrah Income
Most of Jasprit Bumrah income has come from the Indian Premier League. He is one of the highest paid players in the IPL as he has become more important to the team with every passing year.
Mumbai Indians paid him Rs. 10 lakhs when buying him for the first time in 2013. He didn’t play much in that season but impressed them enough for them to buy him back in 2014 for Rs. 1.2 crores. His salary remained that till 2017 each year till Indians bought him again from auction for Rs. 7 crores in 2018 and retained him for the same figure in 2019 as well.
Jasprit Bumrah salary from the BCCI helps inflate his networth to greater extents. He is one of the three players other than Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma who belongs to the Grade A+ category of BCCI’s player retainer contracts and is paid a sum of Rs. 7 crores each year by the BCCI to retain their services for the national team.
Jasprit Bumrah earnings have also been because of the several match fees which are earned because of playing international matches. The match fees of international matches are anywhere between Rs. 5 to 8 lakhs at present along with different performances bonuses for Man of the Match etc.
Jasprit Bumrah networth also includes his match fees and salaries from regular participation in the domestic level cricket as well for Gujarat since 2012 and he reportedly has an advertising deal of around Rs. 1 crore.
Jasprit Bumrah House and Cars
Bumrah lives in his house in Ahmedabad with his mother and his siblings. Jasprit Bumrah cars include luxury cars Mercedez Benz, Range Rover and Nissan which amount to around Rs. 2 crores in total.
Jasprit Bumrah is one of the most exciting cricketing talents India has ever seen. He is also a great inspiration for anyone looking to pursue cricket.
He overcame childhood trauma as his father had passed away from Hepatitis B when he was just seven. But he didn’t give up on his dreams and worked hard, with the backing of his mother to become the amazing cricketing talent that he is today.
He has been selected to represent India in the 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup and the International Cricket Council (ICC) selected him as one of the five most exciting talents to debut in this year’s World Cup. If he maintains his current form then he has a long way to go in this game.