Tristan Stubbs Biography: Family, Career, Net worth, IPL Salary

Tristan Stubbs Biography:

Tristan Stubbs is a South African cricketer well-known as a Wicket-keeper-Batsman and is especially known for batting skills.

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Tristan Stubbs playing for South Africa in the Vitality IT20 series against England: Photo taken from Instagram

Tristan Stubbs made his international Debut for South Africa in June 2022 in T20 International match of South Africa Vs India.

Tristan Stubbs
Date of BirthAugust 14, 2000
BirthplaceHoneydew, Johannesburg, South Africa
FatherChris Stubbs
MotherMandy Stubbs
SiblingsSister – Jayde Stubbs
Acting RoleWicket-keeper-Batsman
Batting StyleRight Handed
Bowling StyleRight Arm Off break
Domestic TeamsEastern Province (2019 – current)
Mumbai Indians (2022)
Manchester Originals (2022 – current)
Jaffna Kings (2022)
Sunrisers Eastern Cape (2023 – current)
Delhi Capitals (2024)
First Class DebutEastern Province (January 16, 2020) 2019-2020 CSA 3-day Provincial Cup
List A DebutEastern Province (February 16, 2020) 2019-2020 CSA 1-day Provincial Challenge
T20I DebutSouth Africa Vs India (June 9, 2022)
IPL DebutChennai Super Kings Vs Gujarat Titans (May 15, 2022)
ODI DebutSouth Africa Vs West Indies (March 18, 2023)
MatchesFirst Class: 16
List A: 26
T20I: 1
ODI: 1
Runs ScoredFirst Class: 896
List A: 1000
T20I: 4
ODI: 6
Balls BowledFirst Class: 282
List A: 276
Batting AverageFirst Class: 40.72
List A: 45.45
T20I: 2.00
ODI: 6.00
Bowling AverageFirst Class: 64.66
List A: 40.33
EducationKnysna Primary School, Knysna, South Africa
Grey High School, South Africa
Height6 Feet 4 Inch (184 cm)
Weight78 Kgs
Marital StatusUnmarried

Tristan Stubbs Career:

Tristan Stubbs is a South African Wicket-keeper-batter who is a part of the South Africa National Cricket Team Proteas.

First Class Career: Tristan Stubbs made his first-class debut on January 16, 2020 playing for Eastern Province against the South West domestic team in the 2019-2020 CSA 3-day Provincial Cup. Additionally, he has played 8 First Class cricket so far in which he has scored 465 runs with two centuries and another half-century.

Tristan Stubbs Biography

List A Career: Tristan Stubbs made his List A cricket debut on February 16, 2020 playing for Eastern Province against the KZN-Inland team in the 2019-2020 CSA 1-day Provincial Challenge. Additionally, he has played 11 List A cricket matches so far and has scored 275 runs with the help of a half-century.

Domestic Career: Tristan Stubbs made his debut in domestic T20 cricket on February 21, 2021 while playing with the Warrior’s domestic team in the 2020-2021 CSA T20 Challenge.

Tristan Stubbs was also selected by the Jaffna Kings for the third edition of the Lanka Premier League in July 2022.

IPL Career: Tristan Stubbs was initially selected in the Indian Premier League as a replacement player for Tymal Mills in the year 2022, and was included in the Mumbai Indians (IPL) team in May 2022 bought for Rs 20 Lakhs.

Tristan Stubbs made his IPL debut on May 6, 2023 for Mumbai Indians against Chennai Super Kings. He was again selected by Mumbai Indians for IPL 2023.

Tristan Stubbs Biography

In IPL 2024, he was bought by Delhi Capitals for his base price of Rs 50 lakhs in the Indian Premier League Mini auction 2024 in Dubai on December 19, 2023.

Tristan Stubbs International Cricket:

As for his international cricket career, Tristan Stubbs has only got a chance to play ODI & T20 International yet. He made his debut in T20 International cricket on June 9, 2022 for South Africa against India.

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Tristan Stubbs with his sister: Photo taken from Instagram

Tristan Stubbs was included in South Africa’s One Day squad for their series against West Indies and made his ODI debut in the second ODI of the series on March 18, 2023.

He again played for South Africa in an International Test match against India on January 4, 2024. Tristan Stubbs played his latest Twenty 20 International for South Africa on September 3, 2023 against Australia. He is currently a part of South Africa’s ODI and T20 International Cricket team.

Tristan Stubbs Early Life:

Tristan Stubbs was born in Honeydew. His family later moved from Johannesburg to Knysna, where he received cricket coaching from Robin Abbott at the Knysna Sports School. He went to the Knysna Primary school for his Primary Education.

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Tristan Stubbs selected as a member of Sunrisers Eastern Cape: Photo taken from Instagram

For his higher education, Stubbs’ parents preferred Oakhill High school which was closer to home. However, he enrolled in Grey High School located in Port Elizabeth. There, he completed his higher education and also became the Grey 1st XI Captain.

Tristan Stubbs was diagnosed with Sever’s disease when he was young. The disease causes swelling and irritation of the growth plate in the heel. His father Chris Stubbs also suffered the same disease and underwent surgery when he was in Grade XI.

But, doctors stated that Tristan’s condition would be cured without surgery if he stayed away from sports for a while. And so, Tristan did not play any sports for almost a year when he was young.

While Studying at Grey High School, he scored his first 50 for Under-11 for South Western District. Tristan Stubbs was 9 yrs old when he was selected in the U-13 team for the South Western Districts. He played for the Eastern Province U-19 team in 2017 and 2018 as the captain where he led his side to a 22-run victory against Free State. He also won the Best Batsman award at the Under 19 held in 2018 for scoring 288 runs.

Stubbs also played for the Grey’s U-19 hockey team. Later, he was selected to play for South Africa Schools XI and South Africa A team as well. He played for Sunrisers Eastern Cape against Pretoria Capitals in the 2022-2023 SA20. Sunrisers Eastern Cape defeated Pretoria Capital by four wickets and won the inaugural title.

Tristan Stubbs Family:

Tristan Stubbs family consists of his mother Mandy Stubbs and father Chris Stubbs who was a former hockey athlete.

Tristan Stubbs: Family
Tristan Stubbs with his family: Photo taken from Instagram

His father’s love of sports deeply influenced Stubbs as well. He used to play Cricket in summer, Hockey in Winter and Golf on major Golf occasions. Tristan also have a sister named Jayde Stubbs who is a digital lifestyle creator.

Tristan Stubbs Net Worth and Salary

Net Worth: Tristan Stubbs has a Net worth of 5.81 Million Dollars as stated in 2023. The net worth is a result of his hardworking cricket career in South Africa.

IPL Salary: Tristan Stubbs was bought in Mini Auction by the Delhi Capitals for Indian Premiere League 2024 for Rs 50 Lakhs.

Tristan Stubbs: Interests

Tristan Stubbs likes to be active on social media and post his achievements and his family moments. Tristan Stubbs can be seen active on Instagram and Twitter.

Tristan Stubbs also enjoys wakeboarding and surfing in his leisure time and sometimes like to consume alcoholic beverages too.

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