Top 10 Richest Cricketers in the World

Cricket is a universal game which fascinates many cricket lovers around the world and this has made cricketers rich day by day besides claiming worldwide fame and status. Be it IPL, cricket fees, or endorsements, India has also maintained 5 places in the list of top 10 richest cricketers in the world in Forbes magazine along with other international players. Cricket has no longer remained a simple game but has over the years made its players achieve impressive height of success and wealth. Read further into the article of top ten richest cricketers in the world to have an idea about the earnings of few popular cricket personalities.

List 10 Richest Cricketers in the World

1. Mahendra Singh Dhoni, India
2. Sachin Tendulkar, India
3. Yuvraj Singh, India
4. Rahul Dravid, India
5. Andrew Flintoff, England
6. Sourav Ganguly, India
7. Ricky Ponting, Australia
8. Brett Lee, Australia
9. Kevin Pietersen, England
10. Michael Clarke, Australia

Top Ten Richest Cricketers in the World

Find the list of Top 10 Richest Cricketers in the World and know more about your stars financial status in the world.

1. Mahendra Singh Dhoni, India

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Mahendra Sing Dhoni, captain of Indian cricket team is the richest cricketer in the world. He is the one, in whose captaincy, India has won ICC world cup trophy of 2011. He is great batsman and fabulous wicket keeper. He also plays the role of captain for Chennai Super Kings. Reebok, Pepsi and GE Money are his major sponsors. He has signed the deal of 43 million dollars with 2 year contract with Rhiti Sports. The accumulated earnings of last 12 months of the richest cricketer is 8 million dollar.

2. Sachin Tendulkar, India

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Sachin Tendulkar, God of cricket, best player in the cricket world, ever seen by anyone. No one can lack him behind in the game of cricket but his fellow player and captain of India team is one step forward than him in the list of top 10 richest cricketers in the world. With thousands of world record in his bucket and sponsorship of Adidas, Royal Bank of Scotland and Canon and have accounts of 8 million dollar in last 12 months.

3. Yuvraj Singh, India

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The list of top 10 richest cricketers in the world starts with the three Indian players who have dignified names in the world of cricket like MS Dhoni and Sachin preceding by Yuvraj Singh, the vice-captain of Indian Cricket team. Yuvraj Singh is all-rounder, with unforgettable record of six sixes in an over of Stuart Broad and magnificent bowling records. With the earning of 5.5 million in the year by the famous brands sponsorship likes Fiat, Microsoft and Reebok.

4. Rahul Dravid, India

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An experienced and intelligent cricket player called as “The wall of Indian Cricket Team“, Rahul Dravid also joins the list of top 10 richest cricketers in the world at number 4. He has played 12 years for Indian cricket team. He plays in the team of Rajasthan Royals and his major sponsors are Castrol and Reebok. 5 million dollars are estimated as his last year earnings.

5. Andrew Flintoff, England

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With the yearly earnings of 4 million dollar, Andrew Flintoff an English player of Cricket team ranked 5th in the list of top 10 richest cricketers in the world. He also plays of IPL in India in the team of Chennai super kings and his big sponsors are puma, Barclays and Volkswagen.

6. Sourav Ganguly, India

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Most successful captain ever in the world of cricket, Sourav Ganguly is one of the best players as well as the best captain of Indian Cricket team. The ICC world cup winner, India has always performed undoubtedly well in all the ODIs as well all the test series. A legend player and beloved of every cricket fan from India, Sourav Ganguly who retired from Indian cricket team in 2008, stands on 4th position for making the highest runs from Indian team ever. His sponsors are Pepsi and puma and have earnings of 3.5 million dollar from them.

7. Ricky Ponting, Australia

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Ricky Ponting, who has won Two World Cups and many other Trophies, likes Ashes for Australia stands at number 7 in the list of top 10 richest cricketers in the world. He has renowned Australia as one of the best cricket teams in the world for many years. Ricky ponting a stylish player with his beautiful shots is so famous in the cricket fans. Ponting has earned 3.5 million dollars. His sponsors are Valvoline, KFC and Adidas.

8. Brett Lee, Australia

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Brett Lee, superfast bowler and brilliant cricketer of Australian Cricket team. He is an energetic player and is a world’s second fastest bowler in the history of cricket. By the earnings of Cricket and endorsement with the sponsors like KFC, Gatorade, Volkswagen and Adidas, he has yet earned 3 million dollars and placed 8th position among the top 10 richest cricketers in the world.

9. Kevin Pietersen, South Africa

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Kevin Pietersen who was born and bought up at South Africa and tried his luck to played in cricket team as well but unfortunately for South Africa and fortunately for England, he didn’t get through there and now plays in the team of England. He has also joined IPL and plays foe Delhi Daredevils. His major sponsors are Kevin, Red Bull, Vodafone and famous brand Addidas. And he is being on 9th place of this list by earning 3 million dollar in a year.

10. Michael Clarke, Australia

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One of the handsome cricketers in the world and now captain of the Australian cricket team, Michael Clarke named himself in the list of top 10 richest cricketers in the world. He played many awesome innings for Australia and make his team win numbers of time. He likes to play only for his nation that’s why he did not join any of IPL team. Gillette and Slazenger are his major sponsors. His total earning is 2.5 million dollars.

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