An Australian professional basketball player, Ben Simmons is the gem of the Philadelphia 76ers of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He was named at the USBWA National Freshman of the year and as a consensus first-team All-American. With the versatile forward and point guard skills in the court, Ben was selected in the 2016 NBA Draft with the first overall pick by the 76ers.
Ben Simmons represented his country by winning the gold at the FIA Oceania Championship and winning the title of silver in the FIBA World U17 Championship where he wore jersey no. 25. At the age of 7, he began playing basketball in under-12 representation team. Besides his career, let’s dig into Ben Simmons personal life. Is Ben Simmons dating any girlfriend or is he focused on pursuing his career? Explore Ben Simmons wiki- bio, age, contract and net worth!
Ben Simmons Dating Affair; Who is Ben Simmons’ Girlfriend?
The handsome hunk, Ben Simmons is often speculated about his dating affairs, but is Ben Simmons in a dating relationship with any girlfriend? Check it out:
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The young player is currently single. But unfolding Ben Simmons dating life, he was in a relationship with ex-girlfriend, Dylan Gonzalez, who is an American singer and famous for UNLV Women Running Rebels. In June 2017, Ben began dating Dylan but in November 2017, the duo ended their relationship but hasn’t shared the reason behind their breakup.
Ben Simmons has yet to get married. Though Ben is currently single, he is bound to find a perfect girlfriend in future and start a happily married life eventually. So, who will be Ben Simmons’ wife? Do you know?
Ben Simmons Wiki-Bio; Age, Height, Birthday & Parents!
Ben Simmons was born in the year 1996, in Melbourne, Victoria, and currently residing in Newcastle, Australia. He celebrates his birthday on 20th of July, making his age 21. With the upcoming birthday celebration in July this year, Ben Simmons’s age will be 22.
Ben Simmons was born to the Simmons family; to an Australian mother, Julie Simmons, and an American father, Dave Simmons, who is a former Australian National Basketball League Player. His parents married each other after dating three years in 1994 and welcomed Olivia and Ben to this world; before that Julie was a divorced single mother of four children – Melissa, Emily, Liam, and Sean.
Growing up in Newcastle, Simmons began playing basketball for Newcastle Hunters under 12 representative teams. He received his education from the Monterey Academy in Montverde, Florida where he began his basketball career and counted his studies attending Whitefriars College. Ben continued his education at Box Hill Senior Secondary College.
His full name is Benjamin David Simmons. Ben has an impressive height of 6 feet 10 inches only. In meters, Ben Simmons height is 2.08m. Ben has a body weight of 104 kg. In pound, Ben Simmons body weight is 230 lb.
Ben Simmons belongs to a mixed ethnicity of Australian and African-American.
Ben Simmons is also active on social media sites; Twitter with more than 612 k followers and Instagram with more than 2.1m followers.
Ben Simmons Contract, Salary, Stats and Net worth!
On 31st of October, 2017, 75ers President of Basketball Operations Bryan Colangelo declared the third year options on the contract of US 6.4 million dollars.
Ben Simmons will earn up to $US26,620,450 ($35,400,000) salary over the course of a four-year contract.
As a professional basketball player in the position of point guard and forward, has Ben Simmons able to collect impressive net worth? As of 2018, Ben Simmons net worth is estimated to be around $89 million dollars.