Aaron Finch is an Australian international cricketer who holds the record for two of the three highest individual scores in Twenty20 Internationals (T20I). He is also the captain of the Australian cricket team in limited-overs cricket. Finch became the first player to reach 900 rating points on the official International Cricket Council rankings. In this post, we will take a look at how Finch started it all, his career stats, net worth and other areas of his private life. Keep reading.
Aaron Finch Biography
Before getting to the highest level, Finch played at Colac West Cricket Club in the Colac and District Association as a wicket-keeper. He finally got the opportunity to become a regular player in the Victoria side in the 2009/10 season. Here, he hit his maiden first-class cricket century against Tasmania at the Melbourne Cricket Ground of 212 runs for the third wicket. He also scored 154 runs at the Gabba against Queensland, a new highest score in October 2012. Finch became the Big Bash League player of the year in 2012 and also became the first player to score 1,000 runs in the Big Bash in December 2015.
Aaron Finch International Career
Finch made his international debut for Australia in a T20I against England in January 2011 then against Sri Lanka in One Day International (ODI). He was the first player to score 150 runs in a T20I innings and was awarded the Men’s T20I Player of the Year at the Allan Border Medal ceremony by Cricket Australia in 2014.
He was selected as part of Australia’s Cricket World Cup squad in 2015. In their first group match against England, Finch scored 135 runs which helped his team win.
Aaron Finch IPL Career
Finch has also played for a lot of teams in the Indian Premier League (IPL). In 2010, he was selected by Rajasthan Royals. He also played two seasons for the Delhi Daredevils. Finch played for a number of teams before being bought by Royal Challengers Bangalore ahead of the 2020 season.
Aaron Finch IPL Teams
- Rajasthan Royals in 2010
- Delhi Daredevils
- Pune Warriors India in 2013
- Sunrisers Hyderabad in 2014
- Mumbai Indians in 2015
- Gujarat Lions in 2016
- Kings XI Punjab in 2018
- Royal Challengers Bangalore in 2020
Aaron Finch Age
Finch was born on 17 November 1986 in Colac, Victoria, Australia. Aaron will be 36 years on 17 November 2022.
Aaron Finch Height
Finch has a height of 1.74m (5 ft 9 in).
Aaron Finch’s Wife
Finch is married to actress Amy Griffiths. They married on 17 April 2018.
Aaron Finch’s Net Worth
Apart from being a cricket player, Finch is also a part-time commentator with Fox Cricket. His net worth in 2020 is estimated to be around $1 million.