Craig McMillan

Muna 10 Jul,2022

Facts of Craig McMillan

Full Name
Craig McMillan
Birth Name
Craig Douglas McMillan
Famous Name
Craig McMillan
New- Zealand
Married to
Juliana Mattar
Currently Married
1 daughter
No. of Instagram Followers
More than 115


Career & Net worth

Net Worth
$ 6million
Started career as


Married to
Juliana Mattar
Currently Married

Craig McMillan is a reputed New Zealand cricket coach and former cricketer. Besides, he has played all layouts of the game. The former cricketer was a right-handed batsman who played for Canterbury in New Zealand first-class cricket.

The former New Zealand first-class cricket, McMillan, has also played English country cricket for Hampshire and Gloucestershire. Moreover, he served as the New Zealand batting coach and has had tours in the media where he functioned as a commentator for Sky Network Television as well as the Indian Premier League (IPL) and Star Cricket.

Facts On his International Career

The cricket coach debuted his international career at 22, in 1997, when he played against world champions, Australia. Moreover, he was also part of a 137-run 6th wicket second innings partnership at the Basin Reserve in 1998–99 and won the 2nd Test against India. In the same year, McMillan scored 142 against Sri Lanka at R. Premadasa Stadium, the highest Test score of his cricket career. 

The cricketer returned after being recalled as part of the NZ side for the CB series in Australia in 2007. After a comeback, McMillan had wrapped a 27-ball 50 representing his home country, New Zealand, and he assisted the team to the Chappell–Hadlee Trophy. 

Craig Craig McMillan ringing the lord bell SOURCE: Twitter

More to this, he has also set a record for the fastest one-day international fifty with a 21-ball effort against the USA. In 2002, McMillan lost his place as he ended the year with just 282 runs at 23.50 from his 8 Tests. However, he was placed to tour India in 2003–04. As per the sources, the cricketer was dropped from the team to play Sri Lanka in a one-day series. Again he made a comeback to the domestic setup, but that wasn't as successful as the fans expected. On 17 October 2007, Craig announced his retirement after a Twenty-20 tournament. 

McMillan Age And Parents Details

Born on 13 September 1976, McMillan's birth name is Craig Douglas McMillan. Apart from that, he was born and raised in Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand. Craig holds a New Zealand nationality. The batsman rather enjoys living a private life than a celebrated one, which seems to be why he hasn't publicly shared much about his personal career in the public domain. 

Fans are well known for McMillan's professional career, but very few know about his boyhood. He hasnt revealed his schooling career, but we know that McMillan is well educated and must have received an education from a reputed college and University. 

Craig Craig McMillan during his young career SOURCE: Instagram

 Additionally, the right-handed batsman has kept his family details away from the public domain. Besides, the identities of his father, mother and siblings remain a mysterious topic for many of us. Due to his private nature, we have no idea about McMillan's parents, including their names and profession. 

Craig Craig McMillan celebrating mothers day with his family SOURCE: Instagram

Additionally, none of the verified sites have exposed his sibling's details so far, but we know that The State Champion, James McMillan, is a cousin of Craig, and they have the perfect bond. 

Also, read about Dewald Brevis, a South African cricket player. 

Have A Look At Craig's Wife And Kids

The New Zealand Cricket player Craig McMillan is a married man. Further, he is married to his wife, Juliana Mattar. However, he has never shared openly about his marital and family life. Despite the fame, the former cricketer enjoys living a normal life. Furthermore, he hasnt exposed any detail about the wedding date and venue. 

Nonetheless, McMillian often shares his wife's picture on his social media handle, making the pair look cute. As we mentioned, he prefers to keep his personal life away from the public eye, so none of the couples has shared any facts about having kids. But while exploring McMillian's Instagram handle, we noticed they have a daughter named Ruby McMillan, as he frequently shares her picture as well. 

Craig Craig McMillan with his wife, Juliana Mattar SOURCE: Instagram

The family of three is a small but the happiest family. So on, McMillan's wife,  Juliana Mattar likes to stay behind the public fame and focus on her career rather than facing the camera and media limelight, so fans have rarely seen her attending seminars and parties despite being her celebrity spouse. Similarly, Craig loves and prioritizes his family more than anything, and they must be the reason behind McMillan's successful career in this vocation. 

How Rich Is New Zealand Cricket Coach

The New Zealand-based Cricketer Craig McMillan is no doubt successful and wealthiest. According to celebritynetworth, he has an estimated networth of $ 6 million. As we discussed earlier, he started his career in the vocation in 1996 and from then to now, he has played for numerous clubs and teams, so it is obvious that McMillan has gathered much fame and money from his professional career as a Cricketer. 

 Craig McMillan during SEN’s coverage of #ENGvNZSOURCE: Twitter

More to this, the major source of Craig's income is his cricket career. Rather than this, he must have earned money from other sources like endorsements and campaigns. Currently, the sportsman is serving as a coach, and an average salary of a New Zealand cricket coach is $74,684, so we can assume he must be receiving the same amount of money or more than the estimated one. 

Do read about Ben Curran, who has an estimated salary of £24,000 per year.

Social Media Activeness

Most cricket fans are curious to reach Craig on social media sources. The athlete is active on Instagram and Twitter, but he is most active on Twitter, where McMillan continuously shares posts and cricket-related content. For your concern, he is active on Instagram as @craigus65, whereas we can follow him on Twitter under the username @cmacca10.

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