Trent Alexander Boult is a professional cricket player from New Zealand team. Trent Boult was born on 22 July 1989 in Rotorua in 1989 and he belongs to Ngāi Tahu and Ngāti Porou descent. Boult was brought up in Ohope and Taurangaand his younger brother named Jono Boult is also a cricketer who has played cricket for Northern Districts.
Trent Boult is recognized as the player who plays as a tail end batsman and a bowler for the Kolkata Knight Riders in the IPL matches, Northern Districts in the New Zealand domestic league being arranged. Boult is a left-arm fast-medium opening bowler as well as a right-handed batsman, who started his Test debut for New Zealand in year 2011 and started his ODI debut the next July. Boult remained as the joint leading wicket taker at the Cricket World Cup of 2015.Trent Boult and turned out as the ICC’s No.1 Ranked ODI Bowler in year 2016.
Boult has attended the New Zealand A team on their winter training trip arranged in year2007 and then he travelled to Malaysia in year 2008 for the Under-19 World Cup.
In year 2012, Boult formed a series of strong performances through the ball against the India, West Indies, and Sri Lanka to unite his position with Tim Southee’s new ball partner. He later formed a good career in year 2013 when he acquired 19 wickets in 5 tests against England team, containing his best test match innings with bowling figures of 6/68.
Boult is also recognized to have a Flamingo Back Defensive stroke (briefly as FBD) where he kicks his left foot up prior the ball strikes the bat.
Talking about the prestigious awards, Boult has been bestowed with Man of the Series awards in Test match played against New Zealand in England in year 2015. Boult also received Man of the Match Awards for series against West Indies in New Zealand in 2013/14 season. Boult has been bestowed with Man of the Match awards in ODI matches played against Scotland in year 2015, against Australia in year 2015 and once against Australia in year 2017.
Trent Boult has received education from Otumoetai College.
Trent Boult Net Worth
The estimated total net worth of Trent Boult is around $3 million US dollars in year 2017. The specified net worth of Trent Boult highlights his earning from Test and ODI matches as a symbolic of his team, his business deals, etc. Boult is gradually climbing the stairs of becoming one of the highest paid cricketers as he was awarded Man of the Match many times.
Trent Boult owns a house in Rotorua and apart from that he possesses luxurious houses in cities of New Zealand.
It was a good deal for England team at the IPL 2017 auctions in which Trent Boult was encompassed. The franchises were precisely attentive in boosting their pace arsenal and as a consequence, New Zealand’s Trent Boult was picked up for quite an impressive amounts. In year 2017, more upcoming business deals are knocking the door for Trent Boult to become as a brand ambassador for some renowned brands.
Recently in February 2017, Boult was accepted by the Kolkata Knight Riders team for the 2017 IPL season for worth of 5 crores. In this matter, recent report suggests that Trent Boult is not intense on money after being accepted for Rs 5 crore in IPL auction. Boult added that he wants to steep in the experience of playing the game in front of fans and is not attentive in the money.
Having attained Rs 5 crore prices, Trent Boult is currently the fourth-most luxurious buy in the 2017 IPL auction conducted on last Monday.
Recently, it was announced that Trent Boult and Tim Southee’s load will be accomplished during the Bangladesh series as they target to remain fresh for the remaining of the international summer. On 5 February 2017, Boult was bestowed with a Man of the Match award against opponent-Australia for his outstanding performances.
Trent Boult holds the decent name in New Zealand team with better batting and bowling skills. On account of his skills and performance, Boult has been bestowed with Man of the Match awards and Man of the Series awards many times