You will be surprised to know that when it comes to the richest cricketers in the world, 5 of the top 10 players in this list are from India, in which Sachin Tendulkar is at number one.
We all know that in the cricket world, the brand value of players is very high. They get paid for TV commercials. This is the easiest way for any cricketer to earn money. For this reason, the God of cricket Sachin Tendulkar of Indian cricket also contracted with a lot of brands and earned a lot of money, as well as the salary he received as a player was different.
Top 10 Richest Cricketers In The World 2021
|1||Sachin Tendulkar||₹870 Crores|
|2||MS Dhoni||₹840 Crores|
|3||Virat Kohli||₹696 Crores|
|4||Ricky Ponting||₹492 Crores|
|5||Brian Lara||₹454 Crores|
|6||Shane Warne||₹394 Crores|
|7||Virender Sehwag||₹303 Crores|
|8||Jacques Kallis||₹265 Crores|
|9||Yuvraj Singh||₹265 Crores|
|10||Steve Smith||₹234 Crores|
The God of cricket has no match even in terms of property. He is the highest-paid Indian cricketer. Let us tell you that Sachin Tendulkar has a total net worth of Rs 870 crores, that is, a net worth of 115 million dollars. He is at number one in the list of richest cricketers in the world.
MS Dhoni, from Ranchi, is known for his cool nature. Dhoni is very popular as an Indian captain and wicket-keeper. His name comes first in the list of most successful captains. In the list of richest cricketers after Sachin is former India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni (MS Dhoni), who has a net worth of 840 crores i.e. $ 111 million.
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After Sachin and Dhoni, the name comes of India’s run-machine Virat Kohli in the list of richest cricketers in the world. Kohli has assets of $ 92 million i.e. 696 crore rupees. King Kohli is the only cricketer in the list of highest-grossing players in the Forbes 2020 list. Virat has earned about Rs 196 crore this year through advertisements of different brands and Virat’s brand value is constantly increasing day by day.
Former Australia captain Ricky Ponting is counted among the most successful captains. He led his team in 324 international matches. In this, he won 220. Ponting has been awarded the Cricketer Award of the 2000s. His total net worth is 65 million dollars i.e. about 492 crores rupees. Ricky Ponting is the fourth richest cricketer in the world.
The only batsman in the world to score 400 runs in an innings of Test cricket, Brian Lara is also in the ICC Hall of Fame. He chose golf after cricket and also flagged his success there. Brian Lara is also known as The Prince. His total assets are 60 million dollars i.e 454 crore rupees. In the list of the richest cricketer, his name is at number five.
Shane Warne, former captain of the Australian cricket team and Australian leg-spinner, is widely recognized as a wicket-taking bowler. He is at number six on the list of the world’s richest cricketers, with a net worth of over 394 Crores.
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Virender Sehwag is from Delhi. He played as an opener batsman for India. Sehwag is known for his fast batting. Sehwag Sachin’s opening pair is famous not only in India but also in the entire world. Sehwag is currently working as an Indian commentator. Sehwag is the seventh richest cricketer in the world, his net worth is 303 Crores.
Jacques Kallis is the eighth richest cricketer in the world, his net worth is 265 Crores. Kallis is a famous South African allrounder in the world. He is currently working as a South African batting coach and he is also the KKR batting consultant.
Yuvraj is India’s one of the best all-rounder of all time. And the man who gives his most efforts in the world cup 2011. Yuvraj has just played the Road Safety World Series and his performance was very good and Indian Legends won this title. Yuvraj started his fashion clothing label YWC. His net worth is 265 crores and he is at number nine in the list of richest cricketers.
Steve Smith is the most popular Australian player. His net worth is 234 crores and he is number tenth in the list of top 10 world richest cricketers.