The Net Worth of Rugby Player Kieran Read
Kieran James Read ONZM is a New Zealand rugby union player currently competing for Toyota Verblitz in Japan’s Top League. Previously he represented Crusaders and All Blacks Super Rugby sides as both blind-side flanker and No. 8. Served as captain for 52 tests over his career – playing 52 in total! Received IRB Player of Year honors as well as being part of teams winning 2011 and 2015 Rugby World Cups as part of this All Blacks side.
Read began his rugby career as a junior player for both Canterbury and Crusaders junior teams in Auckland. Soon thereafter he was recognized for his talent, eventually making his provincial debut with Crusaders in 2006 before making his All Blacks debut (in lieu of Richie McCaw). Since 2008 he has captained his All Blacks an impressive 52 times, as well as being named IRB player of the year 2013.
Read was the first New Zealand player ever to win two consecutive Rugby World Cup championships, in 2014 and 2017. Additionally to his All Blacks’ play, Read has excelled with the Crusaders as well – being named Player of the Year while helping lead them into victory over Lions at final.
Read is married to Bridget and together they have two children named Elle and Eden. He has always been generous to charitable organizations and schools near his New Zealand hometown; both children have attended local schools he has given donations too.
Kieran Read’s net worth is estimated between $1 Million to $5 Million dollars. He earned this fortune through his career in Rugby.
Kieran is an immensely beloved personality who has appeared in multiple TV shows and films over his long career, such as Succession on ABC. This has opened up new doors of opportunity for Kieran; we can expect him to appear in more projects soon enough.
His private life remains private. He does not give details of his family and girlfriends to the media, as he does not want his children to view him solely as “just another celebrity”. Instead, they are more important than any career pursuit for him. He takes great pride in having an excellent relationship with his kids – something which does not get in their way at any time! Additionally, he serves as an excellent role model for young people while encouraging healthy living habits while even raising funds for earthquake relief efforts with New Zealand Red Cross.