Brittney Griner Net worth: Brittney Griner was sentenced to nine years in a penal colony in August by Russian Court. She was arrested on the airport of Moscow airport in February this year on charges of possession of cannabis oil.
The US and Russian Authorities have exchanged Brittney Griner for Viktor Bout who is an arms dealer and was in the prison for 12 years. This exchange took place at the Abu Dhabi airport. Brittney’s wife thanked them for the efforts of the Biden administration in securing her safe release. According to the media reports Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman of Saudia Arabia took the leading role in mediating between US and Russia along with UAE President Mohammed bin Zayed al-Nahyan.
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Brittney Griner’s Biography
Brittney Yevette Griner was born on 18 October 1990. She is 27 years old only and she is a professional Basketball Player, she plays for Phoneix Mercury in the WNBA (Women’s National Basketball Association). She is the only NCAA basketball player who has scored 2000 points and blocked 500 shots. She is a resident of Houston, Texas.
|Brittney Yevette Griner
|$5 million dollars
|32 years old
|18 October 1990
|Cherelle T Griner
Brittney Griner Family and Relationships
Brittney is 32 years old and she was born on 18th October 1990 in Houston, Texas, USA. She was born to Raymond Griner (her father) and Sandra Griner (her mother). She was born to Raymond Griner (her father) and Sandra Griner (her mother). She has a brother Decarlo Griner and two sisters named as Shkera Griner and Pier Griner. She completed her Schooling at Nimitz High School. She did her graduation from Baylor University.
Griner got married to Glory Johnson on 8 May 2015. But due to some issues between them, they got divorced. As of now she is married to Cherelle Watson.
Brittney Griner Career
Brittney in her high school basketball championship match game dunked 52 times (as a Senior). She became the seventh player ever to dunk in college. In 2011 she was honored with Associated Press Player of the Year. She was the number 1 pick in the WNBA draft by Phoenix Mercury.
She played for UMMC Ekaterinburg in Russia. In 2021, She won the Consecutive Olympic Gold Medal at Tokyo Games. In 2022 She was arrested for drug possession charges in Russia
Brittney Griner Net Worth
The basketball player of the US Brittney Griner has been recently in news after being released from the Russian Penal colony on charges of drug possession. It And Her estimated Net Worth Is $5 million dollars. She is an eight-time WNBA All-Star She won gold medals in Olympics 2 times. Brittney has many sources of income like a $1 million dollar deal with Nike that made her the company’s First gay Athlete in 2013.