Ben Volavola, a Fijian rugby union footballer, currently plays for the French Top 14 club Bordeaux Begles. Volavola rose to prominence as a Super League player for the New South Wales Waratahs and Melbourne Rebels.
Ben Volavola has made headlines recently for his romantic relationship with sensational actress Shailene Woodley. In this section, we will look at Ben Volavola’s biography as well as his professional career.
Ben Volavola Confirms New Relationship With Actress Girlfriend!
In October 2017, reports surfaced that Divergent actress Shailene Woodley had kissed rugby player Ben Volavola.
The two met during the filming of Adrift. Ben grew closer to Shailena after their first meeting and eventually began dating. Ben and Shailene were happily dating, frequently getting cozy and sharing pictures on social media.
Shailene previously dated American actor Ezra Miller, Divergent co-star Theo James, and actress Ellen Page.
After keeping their relationship under wraps for a while, the couple confirmed their relationship at the start of this year. Shailene posted an Instagram photo of the couple kissing in Paris.
Ben Volavola and Shailene Woodley even attended the Adrift premiere together.
On May 23, Ben Volavola and his girlfriend Shailene Woodley walked the Red Carpet for the first time as a couple. Shailene and Ben were all smiles at the premiere of Shailene’s new film Adrift.
Ben revealed his love life with his beau Shailene to PressReader on July 1, 2018.
The 27-year-old appears to have a good relationship with the Divergent star. Ben expressed his satisfaction with her and stated that Shailene is his future wife. Ben stated that he has had a distinct impression of Shailene since the day they met.
According to Shailene’s Instagram, she recently posted a photo with her lover Ben on August 20, 2018. For the time being, the couple is enjoying their love life peacefully and happily.
Ben Volavola Bio, Family, Career, and Net Worth
Ben Volavola, an Australian rugby player, was born on January 13, 1991, in Sydney, New South Wales. Ben’s father is Indian, and his mother is Fijian. Ben was born in Fiji and spent his childhood there until the age of nine. Volavola returned to Sydney in 2000 to live with his mother, Ema Volavola, and younger brother, Milan Volavola.
Ben developed a strong interest in rugby during his high school years. Volavola continued to compete in school-level rugby competitions while attending Endeavour Sports High School (2005-2008) and Newington College (2009-2010).
In 2012, Ben earned his Certificate III and IV in Fitness from the Australian Institute of Fitness. Volavola then completed a Business Diploma at the Australian Vocational Training Academy.
Ben’s domestic success earned him a spot in the New South Wales Waratahs squad for the 2013 Super Rugby season. He previously represented Australia’s U20 team at the 2011 IRB Junior World Championship.
Volavola signed with the Crusaders of New Zealand in 2016 after three seasons with the Waratahs. Meanwhile, Volavola has been selected to represent Fiji in the Rugby World Cup.
Volavola was a member of the Melbourne Rebels during the 2017 Super League season. Volavola joined Bordeaux Begles for the 2017-18 Top 14 season after spending one season with the Rebels.
The famous athlete is undoubtedly well compensated. Ben’s salary at Super Rugby was reported to be $180,000, which significantly increased his net worth. Volavola’s current salary in the French League ranges from €60,000 to €80,000. Ben’s average salary as an actor is estimated to be 1.5 million dollars.