Richest Cricketers in the World
Cricket is a game of passion and thrill. It is a game that is watched and played, almost, all over the world. And if we talk about the most popular players and those with the most earning in hand then you’ll find the cricket board all around. Cricket, no doubt, has got the players with the most earnings and its a game where huge fan following does the job for the players. Cricketers, besides their excellent performance, have earned so much money by charging top brands heavily.
All the leading brands intend to have the players become their brand ambassadors which is much profitable on the brands part. We, thus, bring to you an article that will take you to the world of cricket and will let you know about the Top 5 Richest Cricketers in the World. So, come take a look and enjoy browsing!!
Top 10 Highest Richest Cricketers List
|1||Virat Kohli||$6.9m (IPL & BCCI Central Contract)||$20m||$26.9m|
|2||MS Dhoni||$5.7m (IPL & BCCI Central Contract)||$14m||$19.7m|
|3||Chris Gayle||$4.5m (Various T20 leagues)||$3m||$7.5m|
|4||AB De Villiers||$4.5m (IPL & South African central contract)||$2m||$5.5m|
|5||David Warner||$3.5m (Australia central contract & other T20 leagues)||$2m||$5.5m|
|6||Mitchel Starc||$3.5m (Australia central contract & IPL deal)||$500,000||$4m|
|7||Virender Sehwag||$1.8m (IPL Contract)||$2m||$3.8m|
|8||Yuvraj Singh||$1.8m (IPL Contract)||$2m||$3.8m|
|9||Gautam Ghambir||$1.5m (IPL Conctract)||$1m||$2.5m|
|10||Steven Smith||$2m (Australia central contract, captain bonus & IPL deal)||$500,000||$2.5m|
Top 5 Richest Cricketers in the World
Cricketer #5 – Imran Khan
Imran Khan, a Pakistani politician and a former cricketer has got an approximate net worth of $50 Million in 2013. He is the founder of Namal College, Mianwali and is also the founding chairman of Board of Governors of Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital & Research Centre. He played international cricket for 20 years of his life and joined politics soon after his retirement. Imran Khan is the one of greatest all-rounders in cricket history, and a benefactor to the world. He is, thus, at no. 5 on our list of the Top 5 Richest Cricketers in the World.