Do you want to know who are the richest Indian cricketers in 2022? If yes, check out this list of the top 10 richest cricketers in India.
Cricket is the most popular game in India and people watch it passionately and love to follow their favorite cricket star and their lifestyle. If you are also one of them who aspires to know about their favorite cricketer’s lifestyle and their wealth then this article is perfect for you.
As matter of fact, the Indian cricketers get the highest salary among all cricketers in the world. The BCCI provides salary in a 4-grade system, Rs 7 Crore for Grade A+, Rs 5 crore for Grade A, Rs 3 crore for Grade B, and Rs 1 Crore for Grade C players. You can also see the example of the IPL where players sold out in the highest bid than any other league in the world.
Follow this list to know about the top ten richest cricketers in India as of 2022 and tell your thought in the comment section.
Top 10 Richest Cricketers in India 2022
10. Rahul Dravid
Rahul Dravid is a great former Indian cricketer who was famous as “The Wall” of the Indian national cricket team. He had a wonderful cricketing career in all the formats of cricket. His awesome batting, sharp fielding skills, and cool behavior are always a great inspiration for many young cricketers. At present time, he is the head coach of the Indian national cricket team. He has been the head coach of the India Under-19 and India A teams as well. According to many sources online, his estimated net worth in 2022 is expected to approx $25 million.
9. Irfan Pathan
The former Indian cricketer was part of the national cricket team that won the 2007 ICC World Twenty20 and 2013 ICC Champions Trophy. He was a fast-medium swing and seam bowler and left-hand batsman. His extraordinary bowling skill makes him very popular and produces a hat-trick for him against Pakistan in his debut test match. He is running “The Cricket Academy Of Pathans” along with his brother Yusuf Pathan. His net worth in 2022 is expected to be $30 million that helping him to secure the 9th spot on this list.
8. Suresh Raina
Another former Indian cricketer Suresh Rain successfully got the 8th spot among the top richest cricketers in India with an estimated net worth of $35 million in 2022. He was an attacking left-handed batsman and a part-time off-spin bowler. Also, he was named as one of the best fielders in world cricket of his time. Currently, he plays in IPL from Chennai Super Kings under the MS Dhoni captaincy. He is also a brand ambassador for many big brands including 9stacks, WTF Sports, BharatPe, Fantain, and CEAT.
7. Virender Sehwag
Who doesn’t know about this former Indian cricketer? He was the best opener for the Indian national cricket team and was famous for his explosive cricketing style. He has played a lot of matches and played an important role to give India victory. Even though he is got retired from the Indian cricket team but still he is among the most earning cricketers in India. His estimated net worth in 2022 is approx $45 million which put him in the 7th spot in this list of the top 10 richest Indian cricketers in 2022.
6. Yuvraj Singh
Yuvraj Singh is another richest Indian cricketer who is widely famous for his destructive batting skills. His net worth in 2022 is expected to be $50 million. He becomes worldwide famous after hitting six sixes against the English bowler Stuart Broad in the T20 World Cup. He is a legendary cricketer in India and most cricket lovers are diehard fans of this stylish and vintage batsman all-rounder. There is no doubt about his ability in cricket and he is also one of the highest income cricketers in India. He is a fighter also as recently got recovery from cancer and again started playing.
5. Rohit Sharma
Every Indian cricket lover is familiar with this name. An Indian cricketer who holds the record of his highest individual score of 264 and 3 double-centuries in an ODI format. His amazing batting skill makes him very famous and cricket lovers are just like this player. Mumbai Indians, an IPL franchise become 5 times championship under his captaincy. He is also one of the richest Indian cricketers in 2022 with an expected net worth of $75 million. His major sources of income include salary from BCCI, IPL, and brand endorsement. His brand endorsement list comprises Glenmark Pharma, IIFL Finance, Vega, and Dr. Trust. CEAT, Massimo Batteries, etc.
4. Sourav Ganguly
Sourav Ganguly, the former captain of the national cricket team is another richest Indian cricketer in 2022 with an expected net worth of $100 million. He was popular for his aggressive captainship of Indian cricket time. He is regarded as one of the most popular Indian cricketers of all time. Currently, he is the president of the Board of Control for Cricket in India, an Indian cricket administrator, and a commentator which is his major sources of income besides brand endorsement. His brand endorsement list includes My11Circle, Livinguard AG, Cycle Agarbattis, DTDC, and Fortune Rice Bran Oil.
3. Sachin Tendulkar
Sachin Tendulkar is the former Indian cricketer who holds the world record for most 100s, the 50s, and highest runs in international cricket. He is one of the greatest cricketers in the world of cricket history. According to many sources, the expected net worth of Sachin Tendulkar in 2022 is about $125 million. He always remains the first choice for giant brands in India as he is regarded as the “God of Cricket”. Unacademy, Apollo Tyres, Luminous, BMW, SBI Mutual Funds, and IDBI Life Insurance, are some of the popular names on the list of brand endorsements.
2. MS Dhoni
MS Dhoni is the 2nd richest cricket player in India with a net worth of around $135 million in 2022. A great Indian cricketer and one of the most successful Indian cricket team captains of all time. He holds the record of winning the T20 World Cup, International 50 over World Cup, and Champion Trophy under his captaincy. He was widely famous for his great cricketing mind and cool behavior behind the stump. PokerStars, Dream11, Livfast, Indigo Paints, Mastercard, Orient Fans, and Netmeds, are some of the popular brands that he endorsing currently.
1. Virat Kohli
Virat Kohli is the current Indian cricket team captain, and the most successful cricketer in the world at the present time. In recent days, he has become the most popular cricketer in India and that can be observed by his social media accounts.
Virat Kohli is a world-class batsman, famous as the run machine and modern great cricketer. MPL, MRF Tyres, Puma, Volini, Manyavar, Philips India, and Vicks India are some of the brands that he has. He charges 5 crores for promoting any brand over social media. The net worth of Virat Kohli in 2022 is expected to be $150 million which makes him the richest Indian cricketer of the current time.