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Top 10 Richest Cricketers in the world 2021

Cricket is one of the most famous sports on the planet, and with intense worldwide popularity, comes plenty of money. This article gives a detailed look at which cricket players make the most money and where their wealth comes from. 

Here are the top 10 cricket players in the world today.

10. Shane Watson — Net Worth $30 Million

shane watson

Shane watson is a former cricketer who played for Australia's national cricket team. 

He is famed to be one of the finest limited-overs all-rounder of the modern era.

Shane Watson

Net Worth

$30 Million

Date of Birth

17th June 1981

Gender

Male

Profession

Cricket

Nationality

Australia


9.     Yuvraj Singh — Net Worth $35 Million

yuvraj singh

Yuvraj singh retired from all forms of cricket in 2019. Yuvraj was popular for his aggressive stroke play of the ball and his fielding.

He has endorsed brands like Pepsi, Reebok, Birla Sun Life, Royal Mega Stag, Laureus & Benz, Whirlpool, Cadbury, Revital, Puma and LG in the past and has held onto the contracts with the last three.

Yuvraj Singh

Net Worth

$35 Million

Date of Birth

12th December 1981

Gender

Male

Profession

Cricket

Nationality

India


8.     Jacques Kallis — Net Worth $35 Million

jacques kallis

Kallis is a South African Cricket coach and a former cricketer and served as a 

right-handed batsman and right-arm fast-medium swing bowler.

He is regarded as one of the greatest all-rounders of all time, and as South Africa's greatest batsman.

Jacques Sallis

Net Worth

$35 Million

Date of Birth

16th October 1975

Gender

Male

Profession

Cricket

Nationality

South Africa


7.     Virender Sehwag — Net Worth $40 Million

virender sehwag

The former India international cricketer is regarded as one of the most destructive batsmen of all time.

Sehwag has endorsed brands like Adidas, Boost, Samsung Mobiles, Reebok, Hero Honda and many more.

Virender Sehwag

Net Worth

$40 Million

Date of Birth

20th October 1978

Gender

Male

Profession

Cricket

Nationality

India


6.     Shane Warne — Net Worth $52 Million

shane warne

Shane Warne is a former Australian cricketer and is regarded as one of the greatest bowlers in the history of cricket.4

Celebrity Net worth estimates his net worth to be $50 million 

Shane Warne

Net Worth

$50 Million

Date of Birth

13th September 1969

Gender

Male

Profession

Cricket

Nationality

Australia


5.     Brian Lara — Net Worth $60 Million

brian lara

Brian Lara is a Trinidadian former cricketer who is widely acknowledged as the greatest batsman of all time.

He has a net worth of $60 million obtained from salary and endorsements during his time as a cricketer.

Brian Lara

Net Worth

$60 Million

Date of Birth

2nd May 1969

Gender

Male

Profession

Cricket

Nationality

Trinidad & Tobago


4.    
 Ricky Ponting — Net Worth $65 Million

ricky ponting

Ricky ponting is an Australian Cricket coach, commentator and  former cricketer.

He is considered the most succesful captain in international cricket history.

Ricky Ponting

Net Worth

$65 Million

Date of Birth

19th December 1974

Gender

Male

Profession

Cricket

Nationality

Australia


3.    
Virat Kohli — Net Worth $92 Million

virat kohli

Virat Kohli is an cricketer and the contemporary captain of the India Cricket team. He is currently one of the world’s best batsmen.

He plays for Royal Challengers Bangalore in the Indian Premier League (IPL), and has been the team's captain since 2013.

Forbes reports, he made a million dollars from salary and match winnings last year. 

Kohli earns a huge chunk of his income from his endorsements of brands like Puma, Audi, MRF, Colgate-Palmolive and Tissot.

Virat Kohli

Net Worth

$92 Million

Date of Birth

5th November 1988

Gender

Male

Profession

Cricket

Nationality

India


2.     MS Dhoni — Net Worth $111 Million

ms dhoni

A former Indian international cricketer who captained the Indian national team in limited-overs formats from 2007 to 2016.

In 2015, Dhoni was ranked 23rd in the list of Forbes top 100 highest paid athletes in the world, estimating his earnings at the US $31 million.

His huge net worth is as result of income from his own business ventures, endorsements and earnings as a player.

MS Dhoni

Net Worth

$111 Million

Date of Birth

7th July 1981

Gender

Male

Profession

Cricket

Nationality

India


1.     Sachin Tendulkar — Net Worth $120 Million

sachin tendulkar

Widely considered as the greatest batsman in the history of cricket, Sachin is also the highest run scorer in international cricket. His name is household in cricket.

He endorses over a hundred global brands like Phillips, Britannia, VISA, BMW, Pepsi, Luminous and more.

Sachin Tendulkar

Net Worth

$120 Million

Date of Birth

24th April 1973

Gender

Male

Profession

Cricket

Nationality

India

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