Ben Simmons is known as an Australian basketball player. He is most famous for playing on the Philadelphia 76ers.

Background and Age

Ben Simmons was born on July 20, 1996, in Melbourne, Australia. His father was a former pro basketball player in the Australian league. During his college career, he played for the Louisiana State University Tigers for one season. He was named first-group All-American and the USBWA National Freshman of the year.

Career and Net Worth

Ben Simmons was chosen with the first overall pick in the 2016 NBA draft by the Philadelphia 76ers. He passed on a year because of a physical issue on his right foot. He was later named the NBA Rookie of the Tear 2018. He additionally got his first All-Star spot in 2019.

In Aug 2020, Ben Simmons endured a subluxation of the left knee against the Washington Wizards. Simmons' MRI indicated no tendon damage. The injury to Simmons happened late in the second quarter of Philadelphia's game against the Wizards. Simmons got a rebound, spilled out to the corner, and dumped the ball down to Al Horford in the post before the injury occurred.

Marriage, Wife, and Kids

In 2016, Ben Simmons dated model and social media influencer, Brittany Renner. Ben then moved on to a relationship with Dylan Gonzalez, a model, rapper, social media influencer, and former basketball player. After that relationship faded, Ben got involved with R&B star Tinashe. They were presented to each other by a shared companion and ate out on their first date. The couple started secretly hanging out for a half year before making it official in March 2018.

Ben Simmons and Tinashe split up five months later in May 2018 on the grounds that Simmons was experiencing difficulty acclimating to Tinashe's hectic lifestyle as a performing artist. Simmons purportedly started talking to supermodel and reality TV star, Kendall Jenner before Simmons cut binds with Tinashe.

The supermodel and Keeping Up With the Kardashians star was spotted on a get-together with the basketball star in Los Angeles. They later got together again in New York City with a gathering of companions. Things between Ben and Jenner started to crumble when Jenner was captured lip-bolted with Anwar Hadid, the more youthful sibling of her companions and models Bella and Gigi Hadid.

Simmons and Jenner formally split in May 2019. They appeared to date again in the wake of ringing in 2020 and going to Super Bowl LIV together. 

Last Modified: Aug 8, 2020

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