All About Marcus Stoinis And His Cricket Career

Marcus Stoinis, a batsman and a bowler, made his debut for Western Australia at the age of 19. Due to a scarcity of chances, he relocated to Victoria and wasted no time in demonstrating his worth. Marcus Stoinis’s career graph began to rise after he struck an amazing 170 against Tasmania in a Sheffield Shield match in 2013-14.

Stoinis has a charismatic personality both on and off the field, and his antics on the cricket field are amusing.

Personal Information About Marcus Stoinis

Date Of birth16th August 1989
HometownWestern Australia
NicknameOil Rig, Tanning Oil
FamilyChris Stoinis (father), Natasha(sister)
SchoolHale School
AffairStephanie Muller.
Food HabitNon-vegetarian
Favourite CricketerRicky Ponting

All Format Career Summary Of Marcus Stoinis

Domestic Career Of Marcus Stoinis

 Following the Western Australia U17 and U19 teams, Stoinis made a reputation for himself after playing his country at the U19 World Cup in 2008. In the Ford Ranger Cup in 2009, he got his List A debut for Western Australia’s senior squad. He also earned his Sheffield Shield debut just a few days later, both against Queensland.

He appeared in a few games for his team during the season, but he was never a sure thing in the starting lineup. He also competed in Western Australia Grade Cricket for his club, Scarborough. He also represented the Northcote club in the Victorian Premier Cricket tournament, where he scored a lot of runs. In the 2012 English season, he moved to England to play for Northampton Town in the Premier League where he took a hattrick in the tournament. After that, he was chosen to represent Kent in the Second XI Championship.

Stoinis’ 170-run innings against Tasmania’s cricket team convinced the selectors to put him in the top order for Victoria. In the next season, he extended his purple patch and finished the 2014/15 Sheffield Shield season as the Victorian team’s leading run-getter. He batted 785 times for a 49.06 average.

Because of his domestic performances in Australia and England, he was called up to the national team.

International Career Of Marcus Stoinis

On August 31, 2015, Stoinis debuted in a T20I against England. In their 20 overs, the home team managed to score 182/5. Stoinis only bowled one over, allowing 13 runs to be scored. The Australians struggled in the run chase, falling just five runs less than the mark. On 10 off 8 balls, the newcomer went undefeated.

On September 11, 2015, he made his One-Day International debut against the same opponents in Leeds. Australia batted first and scored 299/7 in 50 overs, leaving England with a ‘not so difficult’ 300-run mark. Stoinis hit a four-run home run on five pitches.

Australian Cricket Team named him to the centrally contracted players list in April 2018. He was picked in Australia’s Test squad for the match against Sri Lanka, however, he couldn’t debut.

Stoinis has been in and out of limited-overs teams recently. This hasn’t helped him obtain a Test place either. Over the next four years, he played over 60 international games before being picked to participate in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019’s ‘Men in Yellow.’

In the competition, he appeared in eight games, scoring 87 runs and taking seven wickets. He was named in the starting XI for the semi-final match against eventual champions and hosts England.

BBL and IPL Career Of Marcus Stoinis

Marcus Stoinis, 23, was selected by the Perth Scorchers for the 2012/13 Big Bash League season. During the season, he only appeared in three games. He only scored 10 runs in two innings and didn’t have a chance to bowl.

For the 2013/14 season, he joined the Melbourne Stars. In six games, he made the XI and scored 69 runs while taking two wickets. He did not participate in the 2014/15 season.

The Delhi Daredevils (formerly known as Delhi Capitals) became his first IPL franchise in 2015 when they purchased him in an auction. He did not get a chance to play a singular game in the tournament, much to his dismay.

After that, he enjoyed a successful season with the Stars in the BBL in 2015/16. He scored 169 runs in ten matches. He also has a half-century to his credit. He was also a key member of the bowling team. With 9 wickets, he was their third-highest wicket-taker of the season.

In 2016, he was purchased for INR 5.5 million by the team, Kings XI Punjab in the IPL. In seven games, he scored 146 runs, including a half-century. He also played well with the ball, capturing eight wickets in seven innings.

Stoinis failed to attract attention in the BBL 2016/17 season, scoring only 76 runs in seven matches while picking up three wickets.

In IPL 2017, he only managed 17 runs and two wickets in five games.

In the 2017/18 BBL season, his batting efforts were key for the Stars. In just five matches, he scored 179 runs, with the top score of 99. He kept a 144 per cent strike-rate. In the same innings, he took 5 wickets.

Stoinis, on the other hand, was unable to replicate his previous form for Kings XI in the IPL 2018, which was to be his final season with the team. In seven matches, he scored only 99 runs without scoring more than 30 runs in any of them. He also didn’t do well with the ball, taking only three wickets in the season.

His excellent BBL achievements continued in the 2018/19 season as well. With the new job of starting the innings, he ended up with 533 runs in 13 matches, including four half-centuries, to finish third in the competition. Despite this, he kept his strike rate above 130 per cent. In 11 innings, he bowled, he took 14 wickets.

Achievements Of Marcus Stoinis

  • In the Northampton Premier League in England, he owns a hattrick for the 2012 season’s Peterborough Town Cricket Club.
  • Has the greatest ODI batting average rate for an Australian at the No. 7 (146*).

Being an aspiring cricketer, he might have more to achieve.

Net Worth Of Marcus Stoinis

Marcus Stoinis has a net worth of $6 million. His major source of income is his cricketing profession. Stoinis’s excellent profession has rewarded him with opulent living and high-end automobiles. He is one of Australia’s wealthiest and most prominent players.

  • 2021 Net Worth:~ $1.2m
  • 2020 Net Worth: $1m
  • 2019 Net Worth: $0.7m
  • 2018 Net Worth: $0.4m

Marcus Stoinis’ earnings began after he was acquired for $2.5 million by the Delhi Daredevils in 2015. Marcus Stoinis’ pay increased to 5.5 million as he joined Kings XI Punjab in 2016.

Marcus Stoinis’ earnings were unchanged at 5.5 million in 2017. Marcus Stoinis’ net worth skyrocketed in 2018 as he was re-signed by Kings XI Punjab for $62 million. Marcus Stoinis’s salary stayed at 62 million as he moved to Royal Challengers Bangalore in 2019. Marcus Stoinis’ net worth increased again in 2020 when he signed a contract with the Delhi Capitals at $48 million.

In the BBL, he earns $227,900 and is one of the highest-paid players.

Social Media Handles Of Marcus Stoinis

Instagram – 416K Followers

Twitter – 27.1K Followers


1. What kind of player is Marcus Stoinis?

He is a top-order right-armed batsman and medium-paced bowler.

2. Any interesting facts about his personal life?

He is supposed of Greek Descent. Once there was a controversial bromance between Mark Stoinis and Adam Zampa based on social media.

3. What is Mark Stoinis’s height?

It is 6 feet 1 inch.

4. Why has he nicknamed the Hulk?

When the Aaron Finch-led team beat Sri Lanka in a series, Marcus Stoins posed like ‘The Hulk.’