India’s love for cricket shall be forever unfathomable. The cricketers of our country, India, have inspired the people and at some point been role models to them.
They are the ones who have shaped Indian cricket and brought it where it is right now. The cricketers do a lot of practice and makes effort to make our country proud every single day. Apart from cricket, they also endorse brands and support social causes.
Which is the Most Richest Cricketer in India?
The top rich cricketers of our country are, yes india’s top 10 most richest cricketers are listed here, do check out.
#1 M.S. Dhoni
The recent Indian captain, who has made the record of making India win its second World cup is currently the richest cricketer in India as of 2018. Mahendra Singh Dhoni has around income of around one hundred million dollars. His contract with the IPL and the BCCI fetches him the largest income. The captain has led his IPL team to victory many a times. He is one of the highest paid players in the Indian Premier League. His brand advertisement and his uncountable wins I different tournaments make sure he tops the list of top ten richest cricketers in India this year.
#2 Virat Kohli
He himself is a brand name as he is the present caption cool. He is the advertising the India’s leading brands like Nike, Adidas, Toyota and many more. The man has seen many heights quite early in his career. He is the man having good looks and equally talented skills have a net income of more than twenty two million. Thus he can be titled as the second richest cricketer in India.
#3 Sourav Ganguly
He is known as the Dada of Indian cricket and one of the best captains India ever had, Sourav Ganguly took an early retirement in the year 2008 after making sure that India had removed a name for itself in international cricket. Dada is currently the President of Cricket Association Bengal team and he also owns a team in ISL.
#4 Rohit Sharma
The young player has quickly got fame with his top class batting skills. Rohit is also joined with Indian Premier League, and with good looks and style the young handsome cricketer also endorses products leading him to be one of the richest cricketers in India in 2018.
#5 Yuvraj singh
People loved him due to his six sixes in ICC T20 World Cup in 2007, has an approximate annual income of 3.8 million dollars. He is the strong man who made India to win its second world cup even when he was fighting cancer. The young man has several records to his name. He is also connected with Indian Premier League where he has been one of the highest-paid players. He lastly played for his team Sunrisers Hyderabad in IPL and also made the team to win the trophy.
#6 Sachin Tendulkar
Sachin Tendulkar, the name itself says it all. He is the person because of whom the Indian cricket team has been famous with over the ages all over the world. He has contributed towards the Indian team and to cricket as a whole, is beyond comprehension. When India got its second world cup, Sachin retired but has been ruling the hearts of cricket fans forever. He has been different leading brands which makes him an estimated net worth of more than 160 million dollars and also the richest cricketer in India.
#7 Gautam Gambhir
He is the face of the young cricket team; Gambhir though currently is not playing for the team but still manages to be one of the richest cricketers in India this year. Gambhir is the captain of KKR in IPL, a team that is run by the famous Bollywood star Shahrukh Khan. By doing different brand advertisement and his contract with the Indian Premier League team, lands him second on this list.
#8 Virendra Sehwag
Virendra Sehwag is the batsman who has number of records of his name, the fastest triple century in a Test Match being one of them. The man subscribes brands of various which alone gets earns him an amount which roughly sums up to $2 million. One can only imagine what his net annual income is. So it can be said that Sehwag is one of the richest cricketers in India whose worth is around forty million dollars.
#9 Yusuf Pathan
He has an income of around 26 million dollars. Apart from playing for India, he is also a part of IPL where he is currently associated with Kolkata Knight Riders. Yusuf Pathan has started a cricket academy with his brother Iran Pathan called the Cricket Academy. He is an all-rounder cricketer who has made enough contributions for uplifting the status of cricket since his debut in 2001.
#10 Rahul Dravid
The gentleman of Indian cricket and former captain has an average estimated income of more than $22 million. He is the man who changed the history of Indian cricket in the international scenario has always been a favourite of the cricket fans. ‘The Wall’ of India’s cricket team took an early retirement in 2011 but can be still counted as one of the richest cricketers in India owing to his endorsements.
And, these are the top cricketers who are richest today in India. Now you know the net worth of your favorite cricketer and their top earnings.