Sammy is Saint Lucian cricket player known for his right-handed batting and right-handed medium speed bowling. Sammy is the Diamond but sadly her nation was not aware of his talent, leadership skills, and extraordinary cricket performance until he won two T20 world cups as captain of the year 2012 and 2016.
Sammy became an inspiration for many cricket enthusiast across the globe and earned a reputation of top-notch cricketer and damn staggering fortune of $11 million US dollars during on his voyage. Let’s have look at his earning and his early debut in international cricket and other information such as his family and relationship, home etc.
Darren Julius Garvey Sammy waa born on 20 December 1983 in Micoud, Saint Lucia & currently aged 33. Sammy is the only cricket captain who won two T20s world cup making him a great cricketer. He plays international cricket and all phases of cricket such as T20s, One-day innings, and test matches. He has also played county cricket for domestic teams and his debut was in Windward Islands(2003), after than he played for Sunrisers Hyderabad, Hobart Hurricanes, St Lucia Zouks and currently playing for Hampshire. Let’s have look at his international debut in various series of test matches and ODIs.
When it comes to testing matches, Sammy made his official international debut in test series of 7–11 June 2007 and the match was against the England during the West Indies toured to India where he took 7.
for 66 and broke the 57 year old record of Alf Valentine for the best bowling figures for a West Indian in his debut Test. And his last test match he played against the New Zealand on 19–23 December 2013. In all of the test series, his award-winning performance made him all rounder cricketer. And after that, he was called up for certain other domestic teams of many countries to play cricket for them.
When it comes to ODIs, he made his official debut on 8 July 2004 and the match was against the New Zealand and After his ODI debut in the 2004 Champions Trophy at the age of 20, he became the youngest and the 1st ever player St. Lucian to play for the West Indies. He also made the record of scoring fastest 50 in just 20 balls in 2010 and the match was against the South Africa.
When it comes to T20s he made his debut official debut on 28 June 2008 for West Indies against the England. After that, he became the only captain in history who won two T20 championships in 2012 and in his last T20s against England in 2016. Let’s have look at his net worth and annual salary after creating the reputation of the top-notch cricketer.
Darren Sammy Net Worth
The estimated net worth of Darren Sammy is staggering $7 million US Dollars and his annual salary is hefty $1.4 million US dollars as of 2017. His only source of income is cricket. Though there is no information available about his rates per match. But he plays in IPL and certain other tournaments at the higher price than most of the west Indies player. His net worth included all of his real estate properties, share and bonds and other liquid assets.
Son of Wilson Sammy(father) and Clara Sammy(mother), Darren is known for his top class cricket. There are no details about his siblings. But when it comes to the relationship, he is currently married to Cathy Daniel who was his early girlfriend in school. And he has two kids with her a son named Darren Dan Sammy Jr and a daughter Skai.
Darren is currently playing for West Indies squad having the position of Captain. He is also going to play in IPL this year in India. His involvement in business not known but he surely making handsome amount of money by endorsing the sports brands.
Sammy is great cricket player, a father and of course a great husband. He made his name and proved a gem his self in the world of cricket by his hard work and dedication. He is being the inspiration for cricket enthusiast in the world.