Matt Henry was born on the 14th of December 1991 in Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand. The 31-year-old is a vital element in this New Zealand outfit. The medium pacer can swing the ball both ways and is capable of surprising the batsmen with his extra bounce and pace. His biggest strength is his ability to take crucial wickets with his deceptive length. Henry can also surprise the batters with his slower ones and leg cutters. He made his ODI debut against India in January 2014, test debut against England in May 2015, and T20I debut against Pakistan in December 2014.
The pacer has so far claimed 72 wickets in 21 tests with best figures of 7/23. He is also a handy batter lower down the order as he has so far registered 4 half centuries in his test career so far with a highest score of 72. In 78 ODIs, Henry has claimed 138 wickets with best figures of 5/30. In 13 T20Is, Henry has claimed 15 wickets with best figures of 3/32. He has played for English County clubs like Kent, Worcestershire, and Derbyshire, apart from playing for Canterbury in New Zealand’s domestic circuit. He also played for the Welsh Fire in the 100 competition. He took 7 wickets during his debut game for Kent against Gloucestershire in 2018 and claimed 12 wickets against Durham registering figures of 12/73 in April 2018 for which he was awarded the Kent cap. He was also the highest wicket-taker for Somerset during the 2023 English county championships. He was bought by Edinburgh Rocks during the 2019 Euro T20 Slam cricket tournament. He became the fourth New Zealand bowler to take a hat trick in his first T20I in April 2023.
Matt Henry Net Worth
|Net Worth||$6 Million|
|Net Worth In INR||INR 50 crores|
Matt Henry Salary
As per the reports, his annual salary is estimated to be about $ 205000. Henry has also been included in the central contract list by the New Zealand Cricket Board.
Matt Henry Brand Endorsements
Matt Henry has been a part of a few Endorsements deals as it is also a small part of his income.
Matt Henry Car Collection
Matt Henry owns an environment-friendly electric car- the Tesla Model S.
Matt Henry House
Matt Henry was born in Canterbury, Christchurch, and currently owns a house there.