5 Most Valuable Cricketers in the World Right Now
Updated on: Apr 18, 2020 4:10 pm IST
Cricket is not just a sport anymore, it has transformed into a brand in itself. There are some cricketers who rise above the gentlemen’s game and find themselves at the animosity of success.
5 Most Valuable Cricketers
Cash-rich leagues like Big Bash, Indian Premier League, T20 Blast etc plays a pivotal role in making a brand value of a particular player. Today, we have compiled 5 names who apart from making a name on the field have made their immense brand value and also proven their worth for whatever team they play for.
Ben Stokes (England)
The English all-rounder was 2019 ICC Cricketer of the Year, and yes he deserved every bit of it. 2019 has been amazing for the New Zealand born.
Talking about Ben Stokes current England contract, it is said to be £925,000 (Rs 8.68 Crore), whereas, his net worth is estimated at £8 million (₹75.02 Crores).
Ab de Villiers (South Africa)
The ‘Superman’, Mr 360 may have retired from international cricket in May 2018, but his brand value continues to soar at a magnificent rate. Ab de Villiers still remains a prominent figure in Royal Challengers Bangalore setup.
He earns $1.6M from RCB, $0.15M from the PSL draft. He endorses brands such as MRF, Audi, Puma and his worth as a batsman for RCB, Lahore Qalandars and Brisbane Heat which is his newest franchise remains at the top.