Andre Russell is one of the biggest superstars of T20 cricket. He enjoys a great brand value too. Kolkata Knight Riders retained Andre Russell for a mammoth price of Rs 12 Crores ahead of the mega auctions of the 2022 season of the Indian Premier League. Russell is also associated with several big brands.
Currently, Russell has taken a break from cricket and isn’t present with the West Indies team on their tour of Pakistan. Andre Russell took to social media to post a picture of his newly bought Mercedes-Benz AMG car. It is one of the most expensive cars in the market. The price of this car is almost Rs 4 Crores.
On Instagram, Russell posted a video of him entering his newly bought Benz AMG car. Russell in the caption wrote, “As a ghetto yute I always dream big! But with hard work and sacrifices dreams become reality. God is good”.
Several cricketers like Suryakumar Yadav, Chris Gayle and Darren Sammy have commented on this post.
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Russell is an all-rounder which is a skill in demand in T20 cricket. He has the capability to turn the momentum of the game with his batting, bowling and fielding too. The West Indies all-rounder is a power hitter and bowls the majority of overs in death overs which makes him MVP in T20 cricket.
Andre Russell – The MVP of KKR in IPL 2022
Andre Russell had a brilliant 2022 season in the Indian Premier League (IPL). He was the most impactful player for Kolkata Knight Riders. The Jamaican scored 335 runs at an average of 37 and a brilliant strike rate of 175. He played several cameos for Kolkata in the end overs. Andre was also lethal with the ball too.
He picked up 17 wickets in IPL 2022. His best bowling figures of four wickets for five runs gained a lot of limelight. Russell became the first pacer to take four Wickets in a single over in IPL.
However, Kolkata Knight Riders didn’t have a great 2022 season. They managed to win just six games and finished at seventh position in the points table.