Cricket is most popular across the whole world. According to research 2.5 billion individuals worldwide are cricket fans. Most of these supporters are found in Asian countries including Bangladesh, India, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka. According to the most recent T20 ranking given by the ICC on January 3, 2023, India is ranked first in the point table with a rating of 268. Out Of the Top 5 richest cricketers, 3 are from India.

Mostly the richest cricket players are from India. Cricket Players earn from sponsorships, ads, and promotions. Here are the Top 5 richest Cricketers. Cricket provides players wide range of Earning in different domains. Players participated in leagues and franchises like IPL, PSL, Big Bash, etc. In this article, I’ll tell the world’s top 5 richest cricketers Players.

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Sr#NameCountryNet worth
1Sachin TendulkarIndia$170Million
2MS DhoniIndia$127Million
3Virat Kohli  India$112Miilion
4Ricky PontingAustralia$75Million
5Jacques KallisSouth Africa$70Million

source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ICC_Men%27s_Player_Rankings

1 – Sachin Tendulkar

Sachin Tendulkar was born on 24 April 1973. Sachin Former Indian cricketer and national team captain. He is known as one of cricket’s greatest batsmen of all time. He holds the record for the most runs scored With nearly 18000 runs and 15000 runs overall in all ODI and Test formats. He is the number one richest cricket Player in the world.

Sachin Tendulkar
Sachin Tendulkar

Sachin Tendulkar has made a large net worth of money during the course of his career. Sachin has a net worth of $170 million in US dollars, which is equivalent to 1390 crores in Indian rupees. Sachin also earns from sponsorships and ads.

2 – MS Dhoni

Ms. Dhoni was born on 7 July 1981. He is a Former Indian international cricketer and team captain. Now in IPL, he is CSK’s captain. Under Dhoni’s captaincy, the Indian cricket team won the 2011 World Cup in one-day cricket.

Ms dhoni
Ms. Dhoni

As of 2023, MS Dhoni is known as the most successful IPL captain. He had a total net worth of $127 million equivalent to 1040 crore Indian Rupees. Dhoni’s net worth has increased by 32% over the past three years. Dhoni earns a lot through sponsorships and promotions. He is also the brand ambassador for multinational companies.

3 – Virat Kohli  

Virat Kholi was born on 5 November 1988. Virat Kohli served as the team’s captain for a short period of time. Kohli is a skilled right-handed batsman who is regarded as one of the greatest players in the world. He has Networth $122 million equivalent to approximately INR 1010 Indian crore in 2023. Virat has a beautiful look and a charming personality. He earns through ads with different showbiz and multinational companies.

Virat Kholi
Virat Kohli

He also earns from sponsorships and ads. Virat Kohli played in different leagues and series. Virat has a beautiful wife.

4 – Jacques Kallis

Jacques Kallis was born on 16 October 1975. Jacques is an English cricket player from South Africa. He was a right-handed all-rounder. He scored over 10,000 runs in both one-day and test matches and took over 250 wickets.

jacques kallis
Jacques Kallis

Jacques Kallis’ total net worth is $ 70 million. He is considered as one of the richest South African players. He is also a brand ambassador for different companies and brands.

 

5 – Ricky Ponting

Ricky Ponting is an Australian cricket coach, commentator, and former player. Ricky Ponting was born on 19 December 1974. Ponting is the most successful captain in the history of the sport with 220 victories in 324 matches and a winning percentage of 67.91%.

Ricky Ponting
Ricky Ponting

Ponting is still the fourth-richest cricketer in the world with a total net worth of $ 75 million. He made his net worth all from his professional cricket. Ponting started a business and launched his wine company in 2020 in collaboration with a well-known Australian winemaker.