Lungisani Ngidi Biography, Height, Weight, Age, Salary, Net Worth, Wife, Family, Facts & More

Lungisani Ngidi

Lungisani Ngidi is a south african professional cricketer who plays for northern and titans in domestic cricket team and currently playing for Chennai super kings in indian premier league.  He is a right handed batsman and right arm medium fast bowler.

Lungisani Ngidi Biography, Lifestyle, Wiki, Height, Weight, Age, Salary, Net Worth, Income, Girlfriend, Wife, Family, House, Cars, Records, Awards & Facts


Full Name

Lungisani True-man Ngidi


Gentle Giant




Right Handed


Right-arm fast


Not Known

Jersey Number

  • #22 International Cricket Team
  • #22 Northerns Domestic Cricket Team


  • National Team South Africa International Cricket Team
  • Domestic Team Northerns Domestic Cricket Team
  • IPL 2020 Team – Chennai Super Kings (IPL)

Personal Life

Lungisani Ngidi

Date of Birth / Birthplace

Lungisani Ngidi was born on 29 March 1996 in Delhi, India.


He is currently 25 years old (as in 2021).

Sun Sign







Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa


  • School –  
    • Hilton College, Hilton, KwaZulu-Natal
  • College –
    • University of Pretoria, Pretoria
  • Educational Qualification –
    • Pursuing Degree in Sociology

Physical Statistics And More

Height (approx.)

  • In feet – 6 feet 4 inches
  • In centimeters – 193 cm
  • In meters – 1.93 m

Weight (approx.)

  • In Kilograms – 95 kg
  • In Pounds – 209 lbs

Body Measurements (approx.)

  • Chest: 42 Inches
  • Waist: 34 Inches
  • Biceps: 16 Inches

Eye Color


Hair Color


Family & Relationship

Parents & Siblings

  • Father – Jerome Ngidi (An employee in the maintenance department)
  • Mother – Name Not Known 
Lungisani Ngidi His Mother
Lungisani Ngidi His Mother
  • Siblings – Not Known 

Girlfriend & Spouse

  • Lungisani Ngidi dated –
    • Not Known

Marital Status



Career Turning Point

On his test debut for South Africa, he returned figures of 7/87 in the match including 6/39 in the second innings as South Africa won by 135 runs against India. After this incident, Chennai super kings IPL franchise took him with the price of 50 lakhs.


ODI Debut

Lungisani Ngidi made his one day international debut against India on 7 February 2018.

Test Debut

Lungisani Ngidi his test cricket debut against India on 13 January 2018.

T20 Debut

Lungisani Ngidi made his T20 debut against Sri Lanka on 20 January 2017.

IPL Debut

Lungisani Ngidi made his IPL debut for Chennai Super Kings. He was selected for team Chennai Super Kings in IPL auction 2018 for 50  lakhs and played his debut match in 2018.


He took five wicket hauls on his test debut and became the 23rd South African bowler to do this.

Lungisani Ngidi Salary

Lungisani Ngid’s salary is 50 Lakhs per year in the Indian cricket team and he has earned around 2 Crores from IPL since 2021.

Name Lungisani Ngidi Salary
Monthly Income & SalaryRs. 5 Lakhs +
Annual IncomeRs. 50 Lakhs +
Brand endorsement FeesRs. 3-5 Lakhs
Income SourceBCCI, IPL, Brands
Retainer FeeNA
Test Fee NA
T20 FeeNA
IPL 2021 FeesRs. 50 Lakhs
IPL Total Income Rs. 2 crore

Lungisani Ngidi’s overall IPL Earnings :

YearTeamIPL Salary
2021Chennai Super KingsRs. 50 Lacs
2020Chennai Super Kings Rs. 50 Lacs
2019Chennai Super Kings Rs. 50 Lacs
2018Chennai Super Kings Rs. 50 Lacs
TotalRs. 2 crore

Lungisani Ngidi Net Worth

Lungisani Ngidi has an estimated total Net worth of Rs. 10 Crores ($ 1.5 Million)  in 2021, and His main source of income is Brand Endorsements and playing cricket.

Name Lungisani Ngidi Net Worth
Net Worth (2021)$1.5 Million
Net Worth In Indian RupeesRs. 10 Crores
Personal PropertiesNot Known
InvestmentsNot Known

Lungisani Ngidi Cars And Bikes Collection

Not known

Some Lesser Known Facts About Lungisani Ngidi

Some Lesser Known Facts About Lungisani Ngidi

• He took five wicket hauls on his test debut and became the 23rd South African bowler to do this.

• His hometown is Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

• Nigidi completed his schooling at Hilton College, Hilton, KwaZulu-Natal

• Ngidi completed his graduation in sociology at University of Pretoria, Pretoria.

• His father Jerome Ngidi is an employee in the maintenance department. At  Kloof Junior School.

• During his childhood he wanted to become a rugby player but due to multiple injuries, he dropped this idea and started playing cricket.

• Ngidi started playing cricket in the provincial age-group cricket, where he represented the Kwa-Zulu Natal Under-19 team at the age of 13.

• He is a smart, disciplined, and focused guy.