Indian cricketers are not only extremely talented but they also make a truckload of money.
We look at the top 10 richest Indian cricketers who have made a fortune which might seem impossible.
1. Sachin Tendulkar (Estimated Net Worth – 1300 Crore)
Sachin Tendulkar enjoys a cult following in India and he has gained legendary status in the country. The finest batsmen India has seen, he has amassed a fortune that very few can acquire during their lifetimes.
2. M.S Dhoni (Estimated Net Worth – 1050 Crore)
MS Dhoni is the most successful ODI captain team India has ever produced. He has achieved more than many players can ever dream of. His net worth is staggering and it’s going to rise in days to come.
3. Virat Kohli (Estimated Net Worth – 480 Crore)
The current captain of the Indian cricket team, Virat Kohli is currently the most popular player in India. His net worth has seen a mercurial rise in recent years and it’s bound to keep climbing in years to come.
4. Saurabh Ganguly (Estimated Net Worth – 340 Crore)
Saurabh Ganguly remains one of the most successful captains and opening batsmen to have ever played for India. He is also one of the most popular cricketers the nation has seen.
He has also amassed a huge fortune thanks to his cricketing career.
5. Virendra Sehwag (Estimated Net Worth – 255 Crore)
Virendra Sehwag is probably the most explosive opening batsmen to have come out of India. He had enviable career across all formats and comfortably sits in the list of the Richest Cricketers at no.5 spot.
6. Yousuf Pathan (Estimated Net Worth – 170 Crore)
A surprise entry to the list Yousuf Pathan made most of his money from his successful run with Kolkata Knight Riders in the IPL. He is the only player in this list who never represented India in a test match
7. Yuvraj Singh (Estimated Net Worth – 155 Crore)
A big match player and a hard hitter of the ball. Yuvraj Singh had a fairly successful career and played a pivotal role in India’s 2011 World Cup Victory. He overcame his battle with cancer to become one of the richest cricketers in the world.
8. Gautam Gambhir (Estimated Net Worth – 147 Crores)
Gautam Gambhir had an amazing cricketing career which made him establish himself as one of India’s best openers. He also successfully captained Kolkata Knight Riders for many years in the IPL.
Although he is now retired, he remains one of the richest Indian cricketers.
9. Rohit Sharma (Estimated Net Worth – 135 Crores)
Rohit Sharma has quickly climbed the ladder of success in Indian cricket. He not only captains Mumbai Indians in the cash-rich IPL. But is also currently the vice-captain of the Indian ODI cricket team.
His net worth will continue to grow as he has a lot of cricket left in him.
10. Ravichandran Ashwin (Estimated Net Worth – 132 Crores)
Ravichandran Ashwin is an extremely talented cricketer who currently enjoys a successful stint with the Indian cricket team and made a huge amount of money playing as a key bowler for Chennai Super Kings and Kings XI Punjab in IPL.