James Neesham

Pravash 20 Feb,2022

Facts of James Neesham

Birth Name
James Douglas Sheanhan Neesham
Famous Name
James Neesham
New Zealand
Current City
Alex Macleod-Smith
Affair with
Alex Macleod-Smith
Currently Married
Father Nationality
New Zealand
Mother Nationality
New Zealand


Career & Net worth

Net Worth
$1 M
Famous for
All round cricketer


Alex Macleod-Smith
Affair with
Alex Macleod-Smith
Currently Married

James Douglas Sheanhan Neesham is an international New Zealand cricketer, famously known as James Neesham. He is an all-rounder player on the New Zealand squad. He is better known for being the hard-hitting middle-order left-handed batsman and right-arm medium-fast bowler.

New Zealand’s all-rounder was born on September 17, 1990, in Auckland, New Zealand. According to the astrologist, his birth sign is Virgo. He is of white ethnic background and holds a New Zealand nationality. He wears shirt number 83 for his national team New Zealand.

James Early Life and Parents

James also loved to be called by Jimmy, and his Instagram name holds jimmy. Mr. Jimmy studied at Auckland Grammar School located in Auckland and has not revealed what college he joined after his school. When he was in school, he loved to play rugby, but he made his profession as a cricketer and is a successful cricketer now.

Mr. Neesham is entirely private about his personal life. He has not revealed who their parents are and what profession they hold. He also does not admit how many siblings he has got. By the way, he follows Christianity.

How tall is James Neesham?

James Neesham is quite tall, having a height of 6 feet and 1 inch. He weighs 80 kilograms. According to his size and weight, he is fully fit at 32. His hair is brown, and his eyes are also brown.

JamesJames with his cricket bat SOURCE: https://www.instagram.com/jimmyneesham/

International Career

On 2014 February 14, he made his first test international debut for New Zealand against India. He has received 264 caps in the playing test for New Zealand. Against South Africa, in 2013, he appeared last time in a test for NZ.

JamesJames playing for New Zealand SOURCE: https://www.instagram.com/jimmyneesham/

On 2013 January 19, he made his first one-day international debut against team South Africa, and he has earned 178 caps on ODI. He last played ODI for New Zealand against Bangladesh on 2021 March 26. His T20 international debut was also against South Africa on December 21, 2012. He played his last T20 international for his team on November 21, 2021, against India.

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Who is James Neesham Girlfriend?

Thirty-two-year-old New Zealand all-rounder is dating netballer Alex Macleod-Smith. The exact date when they met is unknown, but Neesham shared their first picture on his Instagram account on October 20, 2015.

JamesJames Neesham with his girlfriend SOURCE: https://www.indiafantasy.com/

Since 2015, these beautiful couples have lived together in their flat located in Auckland, New Zealand. Neesham's girlfriend is a professional netballer. Although she is a netballer, she also worked as a nurse mentioning that this profession is her passion.

James Neesham Net worth and Salary

Talking about Neesham’s net worth, he has become one of the most successful people who were born in 1990. While playing for New Zealand, he makes $8,495 per match playing test and earns $3,682 for playing ODI.

James Neesham also makes a good amount of money playing Indian Premier League. For season 2022, he is picked by Rajasthan Royals and his salary is 1.5 Crore INR. In the previous season, he played for Mumbai Indians and his salary was 50 lakh INR.

JamesJames Neesham in his house SOURCE: https://www.instagram.com/jimmyneesham/

Annually, he earns about ($180k - $205k) according to sportekz. In 2022, his net worth will be approximately 1 Million USD. He also makes money by advertising; however, he has not revealed how much he earns from ads. Top cricket gear manufacturing brand Kookaburra has signed a sponsorship for his bat.


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