Richest Cricketer in India: List of Top 10 Players (2022)

Updated on: Nov 20, 2022 5:47 pm IST

  • Who is the richest cricketer in india?

    The large amount of money involved in Indian cricket is second the none. BCCI, the Indian cricket board is significantly, the richest cricket board in the world. The board generates a lot of money for its players. The Indian cricketers earn through payment from the board, cricket franchise salaries and brand endorsements.

    Indian cricketers

    Net Worth (in INR)

    Sachin Tendulkar

    1110 Crores
    Virat Kohli

    940 Crores

    MS Dhoni

    846 Crores
    Sourav Ganguly

    634 Crores

    Virender Sehwag

    345 Crores
    Yuvraj Singh

    225 Crores

    Suresh Raina

    190 Crores
    Rahul Dravid

    175 Crores

    Rohit Sharma

    160 Crores
    Gautam Gambhir

    147 Crores

    Who is the richest cricketer in india?

    Sachin Tendulkar is the richest Indian cricketer with a new worth of over Rs 1,100 crore rupees. Sachin, popularly known as the God of Cricket and former Indian cricketing legend, still holds the position at the top.

    He launched his app called 100. Moreover, he has also invested in a lot of business endeavors. Soon after his retirement, Mumbai Indians hired Sachin Tendulkar as a mentor of the team. Furthermore, Sachin is still the face of big brands in India, and that generates maximum money for the former Indian cricketer. Hence, all of this combined make Sachin the richest cricketer in India as of now.

    Secondly, he is followed by the former Indian captain, Virat Kohli. Virat is expected to reach the 1000 cr mark very soon. For instance, Virat has a whopping net worth of Rs. 940 Cr. Further, Virat is the most followed cricketer on Instagram, and that makes him the most popular celebrity in India. Hence, owing to his fame, Virat Kohli is the face of popular brands in India. 

    Furthermore, MS Dhoni and Sourav Ganguly are in the 3rd and 4th positions, respectively. As a matter of fact, both have invested heavily in multiple businesses. Lastly, they also have endeavors of their own.

    Virender Sehwag, Yuvraj Singh, and Suresh Raina feature in the list as well. Besides, all of them are retired, Indian cricketers. Moreover, Yuvraj has launched his clothing brand to support his cancer foundation. Suresh Raina, on the other hand, has entered the business world with his wife.

    Additionally, Rahul Dravid, Rohit Sharma, and Gautam Gambhir are the bottom three in the table. Presently, Dravid is the current Indian head coach, whereas Rohit Sharma is the full-time skipper. Hence, both receive heavy money from the board. Meanwhile, Gautam Gambhir is a politician and a cricket commentator. Additionally, he has a successful family business to oversee.

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