Kiara Leslie

by Jorge 31 Oct,2019
Kiara Leslie
Body Stats
Height 6 Feet
Weight 175 lb (79 kg)
Personal Info
  • Birth Name Kiara Leslie
  • Birth Place Holly Springs, North Carolina
  • Famous Name Kiara Leslie
  • Horoscope Sagittarius
  • Father Lisa
  • Mother Calvin Leslie.
  • Salary $49,376
  • Contract 4 years/ $197,503
  • Position in Team Guard
  • Current team Washington Mystics
  • Nationality American
  • Ethnicity African
  • Profession basketball player
  • Currently Working For Washington Mystics
  • University attended University of Merry land
  • School attended Holly Springs

An American professional women's guard, Kiara Leslie currently plays for the Washington Mystics of the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA). Additionally, Kiara was first drafted by the Washington Mystics in the 2019 WNBA draft as a 1st round, 10th overall pick. 

Kiara was born on December 6, 1995, in Holly Springs, North Carolina. She was born as a daughter of Lisa and Calvin Leslie. As per Leslie's birth details, she is an American nationality and belongs to the ethnic group of Africans. Also, the 2019 WNBA champion was born under the star sign, Sagittarius. 

Leslie is also famous as a sister of the renowned American basketball player C. J. Leslie, who last played for the Texas Legends of the NBA G League.

Signed a 4 year / $197,503 contract With Washington Mystics

Kaira who just started her professional WNBA career is yet to collect money as career earnings. Also, the details about her net worth are still out of reach of media. Currently, she is under 4 years/ $197,503 contract with the Washington Mystics which includes an annual average salary of $49,376. Besides, in 2019, she is expected to earn a base salary of $44,207, while carrying a cap hit of $44,207.

Kaira's expected salary in coming seasons: 

2020-21 $45,092
2021-22 $49,602
2022-23 $58,602

With the above estimation, Kaira's career by the end of 2019-2020 is expected to be around $44,207. Similarly, she will be collecting $89,299, $138,901, $197,503 as a career earnings by the end of 2020-21, 2020-21, 2022-23 season respectively. 

Surprisingly, the famous basketball guard is still not among the highest earners of the team, standing at 9th position in the list. Furthermore, the players such as Emma Meesseman, Elena Delle Donne are the top-paid player with an annual average salary of $117,500 and $117,000 respectively. 

Relationship Status: Single

To date, the news about Kaira being in a relationship or involving in the affair is not in the media yet.

Kiara Leslie SOURCE: Twitter

However, it might be the case that she is keeping everything low profiled as of now and might be waiting for the perfect time to reveal it to the general public. Also, her social account is out of topics related to romantic relationships. 

Playing as a Guard

As of 2019, Kiara currently plays as a Guard for the Washington Mystics of the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA). She has been associated with the team since 2019 and some of her notable achievement, playing for the team includes WNBA champion in 2019 and First-team All-ACC in 2019.

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Kiara Leslie SOURCE: highposthoops

Talking about her amateur career, she attended Holly Springs High School where she began her playing career. Later, she enrolled at the University of Maryland where she began her professional basketball career, playing for the team Maryland Terrapins women's basketball team from 2014 until 2016. Soon after that, she played for the NC State Wolfpack women's basketball for two years i.e 2017 and 2018 respectively. 

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