The Top 10 Richest Cricketers In The World in 2016

Cricket is one of the many universal sports that has kept the world united for quite some time. Just like any other famous sports players, cricketers are making a great deal of fame and money through contracts and sponsorships.The list below shows the top ten richest cricketers in the world in 2016.

The Top 10 Richest Cricketers In The World in 2014

Mahendra Singh Dhoni:-

Mahendra Singh Dhoni

Mahendra Singh Dhoni is an Indian cricketer and the current captain of the Indian national cricket team. He is an attacking right-handed middle-order batsman and wicket-keeper.

  • Net Worth:  $51 Million
  • Salary : Salary: 3.5 million USD
  • Endorsements: $28 M
  • Born: July 7, 1981 (age 32), Ranchi, India
  • Height: 1.75 m
  • Spouse: Sakshi Dhoni (m. 2010)
  • Awards: Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna, ICC World ODI XI, ODI Player of the Year
  • Current teams: Jharkhand cricket team, more
  • Age: 32
  • Source of Wealth: Cricket
  • Residence: Dehradun, India
  • Country of Citizenship: India
  • Marital Status: Married
  • Agent: Arun Pandey
  • Agency: Rhiti Sports Management

Sachin Tendulkar:-

Sachin Tendulkar

Sachin Ramesh Tendulkar is an Indian former cricketer widely acknowledged as the greatest batsman of the modern generation, popularly holds the title “God of Cricket” among his fans He is also acknowledged as the greatest cricketer of all time.

  • Net Worth: $22 Million
  • Salary/Winnings: $4 M
  • Endorsements: $18 M
  • Born: April 24, 1973 (age 40), Mumbai, India
  • Height: 1.65 m
  • Spouse: Anjali Tendulkar (m. 1995)
  • Parents: Rajni Tendulkar, Ramesh Tendulkar
  • Children: Sara Tendulkar, Arjun Tendulkar
  • Siblings: Savita Tendulkar, Ajit Tendulkar, Nitin Tendulkar
  • Age: 40
  • Source of Wealth: Cricket
  • Residence: Mumbai, India
  • Country of Citizenship: India
  • Marital Status: Married
  • Children: 2
  • Agent: Vinod Naidu
  • Agency: World Sport Group

Yuvraj Singh:-

Yuvraj Singh

Yuvraj Singh is an Indian international cricketer. He is the son of former Indian fast bowler and Punjabi movie star Yograj Singh. Yuvraj is a left-hand middle-order batsman and a slow left-arm orthodox bowler.

  • Net Worth: $35.5 Million
  • Born: December 12, 1981 (age 32), Chandigarh, India
  • Height: 1.88 m
  • Parents: Shabnam Singh, Yograj Singh
  • Movies: Captain India, Jumbo
  • Siblings: Zoravar Singh
  • Awards: Arjuna Award for Cricket
  • Source of Wealth:  Cricket, Sports
  • Age:  32 years old
  • Birth Place:  Chandigarh, India
  • Full Name:  Yuvraj Singh
  • Nationality:  India

Rahul Dravid:-

Rahul Dravid

Rahul Dravid is a former Indian cricketer, who captained the national Test and One Day International teams.

  • Net Worth: $22.6 Million
  • Born: January 11, 1973 (age 41), Indore, India
  • Full name: Rahul Sharad Dravid
  • Spouse: Vijeta Pendharkar (m. 2003)
  • Current teams: Karnataka cricket team, Rajasthan Royals (#19 / Batsman)
  • Awards: Padma Shri, Padma Bhushan, more
  • Children: Anvay Dravid, Samit Dravid
  • Source of Wealth: Cricket
  • Age: 41 years old
  • Birth Place: Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India
  • Height: 1.80 m
  • Marital Status: Married (Vijeta Pendharkar)
  • Full Name: Rahul Sharad Dravid

Andrew Flintoff:-

Andrew Flintoff

Andrew “Freddie” Flintoff, is a retired English professional cricketer. Flintoff played cricket for Lancashire, Chennai Super Kings and England.

  • Net Worth: $15 Million
  • Born: December 6, 1977 (age 36), City of Preston, Lancashire, United Kingdom
  • Height: 1.93 m
  • Weight: 98 kg
  • Spouse: Rachael Wools Flintoff (m. 2005)
  • TV shows: A League of Their Own
  • Children: Holly Flintoff, Corey Flintoff, Rocky Flintoff
  • Source of Wealth:  Sports, Cricket, Boxing
  • Age:  36 years old
  • Birth Place:  Preston, Lancashire, England
  • Marital Status:  Married to Rachel Wools
  • Full Name:  Jeffrey Franklin Kent

Sourav Ganguly:-

Sourav Ganguly

Sourav Chandidas Ganguly, affectionately known as Dada is a former Indian cricketer and captain of the Indian national team. Currently, he is a cricket commentator and President of the Editorial Board with Wisden India.

  • Net Worth : Net Worth: $55.5 Million
  • Born: July 8, 1972 (age 41), Behala, Kolkata, India
  • Height: 1.80 m
  • Spouse: Dona Roy (m. 1997)
  • Siblings: Snehasish Ganguly
  • Awards: Arjuna Award for Cricket
  • Children: Sana Ganguly
  • Source of Wealth:  Sports, Cricket
  • Age : 41 years old
  • Birth Place:  Behala, Calcutta, West Bengal, India
  • Marital Status:  Married to Dona Ganguly
  • Full Name:  Sourav Chandidas Ganguly

Michael Clarke:-

Michael Clarke

Michael John Clarke is a professional Australian cricketer and captain of the Australian cricket team for both Test and ODI cricket. Nicknamed “Pup”, he is a right-handed middle-order batsman, and an occasional left-arm orthodox spin bowler.

  • Net Worth : $16 Million
  • Born: April 2, 1981 (age 32), Liverpool, Australia
  • Height: 1.78 m
  • Spouse: Kyly Clarke (m. 2012)
  • Current teams: Sydney Thunder, New South Wales cricket team (#63), Australia national cricket team (#23)
  • Nicknames: Clarkey, Top Dog, Eminem, Nemo, Pup
  • Parents: Debbie Clarke, Les Clarke
  • Source of Wealth:  Cricket, Sports
  • Age:  32 years old
  • Birth Place:  Liverpool, Australia
  • Marital Status:  Married (Kyly Clark)
  • Full Name:  Michael John Clarke

Brett Lee:-

Brett Lee

Brett Lee is a former Australian cricketer and a Channel Nine cricket commentator. During his international career, Lee was recognised as one of the fastest bowlers in the world of cricket.

  • Net Worth : $12 Million
  • Born: November 8, 1976 (age 37), Wollongong, Australia
  • Height: 1.87 m
  • Spouse: Elizabeth Kemp (m. 2006–2008)
  • Siblings: Shane Lee
  • Children: Preston Charles
  • Date of Birth : November 8, 1976
  • Country / Birthplace : Wollongong, Australia
  • Source of Income : Cricket
  • National Team : Australia
  • Players Age : 37 Years Old (Retire)
  • Wife : Elizabeth Kemp (m. 2006–2008)

Ricky Ponting:-

Ricky Ponting

Ricky Thomas Ponting, AO, nicknamed Punter, is an Australian former cricketer who was captain of the Australia national cricket team between 2004 and 2011 in Test cricket and 2002 and 2011 in One Day International cricket.

  • Net Worth: $65 Million
  • Born: December 19, 1974 (age 39), Launceston, Australia
  • Height: 1.79 m
  • Spouse: Rianna Jennifer Cantor (m. 2002)
  • Children: Emmy Charlotte Ponting, Matisse Ellie Ponting
  • Awards: Allan Border Medal, more
  • Current teams: Mumbai Indians (#14 / Batsman), Tasmania cricket team (#14), Hobart Hurricanes
  • Source of Wealth:  Sports, Cricket
  • Age:  39 years old
  • Birth Place:  Launceston, Tasmania
  • Marital Status:  Married to Rianna Jennifer Cantor

Kevin Pietersen:-

Kevin Pietersen

Kevin Peter Pietersen, is a South African-born English cricketer. He is a right-handed batsman and occasional off spin bowler who plays for England, Surrey and the Delhi Daredevils. He normally fields in the gully or in the covers.

  • Salary: 1 million USD (2012)
  • Net Worth : $7.5 Million
  • Born: June 27, 1980 (age 33), Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
  • Height: 1.93 m
  • Spouse: Jessica Taylor (m. 2007)
  • Current teams: England cricket team (#24), Surrey County Cricket Club (#24), Delhi Daredevils (#24 / Batsman)
  • Children: Dylan
  • Age 33 years old
  • Birth Place Pietermaritzburg, Natal Province, South Africa
  • Full Name Kevin Peter Pietersen
  • Nationality United Kingdom
  • Date of Birth:  June 27, 1980

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