George Bernard Shaw once characterized cricket as a game played by 22 tricks and viewed by 22,000 imbeciles. Obviously, George Bernard Shaw has a privilege to voice his feeling. It doesn’t make a difference whether he is correct or wrong. Be that as it may, on the off chance that he had owned a similar expression in India, individuals could have simmered him or trolled him as they call it today.
To call cricket as a game in India is a gross modest representation of the truth. It is likewise profane no doubt. Cricket is a religion and the Indian cricketers are no not as much as diving beings. One must concede that cricket can join individuals from all religions in India. Individuals celebrate when the Indian group progresses nicely and become frustrated when they lose. Normally, Indian cricketers need to acknowledge the cold hard truth also on occasion. No big surprise, they make an immense measure of cash on just as off the field. Nobody feelings of spite their profit since it requires expertise, penance, diligent work, and karma too to prevail as a cricketer in India.
The IPL competition has changed the components of the winning charts. There are individuals who are on this rundown simply in light of their profit in the IPL alone. Give us a chance to take a gander at the top 10 richest cricketers in India 2019 (or it ought to be 11 on the grounds that a cricket crew ought to have 11 players on the field).
10. Rohit Sharma – $19 million
Rohit Sharma comes in at No 10 in the rundown. One of the most alluring batsmen to watch, Rohit Sharma is a bright ability. The holder of the record for scoring the most astounding score in a one-day global innings (264* versus Sri Lanka), Rohit Sharma is the main player on the planet to have scored two twofold hundreds of years for India in the one-day position. Alongside Suresh Raina and K L Rahul, Rohit Sharma is the one of the three Indian players to have hit a very long time in all types of worldwide cricket. By and by, the commander of the Mumbai Indians franchisee, the holders of the IPL trophy, Rohit Sharma has a total assets of $19 million. Mind you, these figures could without much of a stretch go up in the coming years since he is as yet a functioning player for India in all types of cricket.
9. Gautam Gambhir – $20 million
Gautam Gambhir used to open the batting for India. He has the act of coming in at No 3 also. Nonetheless, he comes in at No 9 in this rundown. One of the most practiced left-gave batsmen India has ever delivered. Gautam Gambhir is a courageous cricketer. He is never hesitant to attack the issue head-on in any type of cricket. Individuals for the most part misjudge this forceful streak in him for being a touchy character. Be that as it may, he is a giver deeply having given an enormous piece of his profit to the oppressed individuals in India. An individual who is never reluctant to consider a spade a spade, Gautam Gambhir has a total assets of $20 million. These days, he is playing the IPL alone as he has lost his place in the Indian global group.
8. Yuvraj Singh – $22 million
Here is a man who has hit six sixes in an over in a universal match. Herschelle Gibbs is the main other player to do as such. Gibbs had hit an obscure Netherlands spinner for six sixes in an over in the 2007 World Cup. Be that as it may, Yuvraj Singh belted a bleeding edge quick bowler from England, Stuart Broad everywhere throughout the recreation center in the 2007 debut T-20 world cup competition. That accomplishment alone brought him a gigantic measure of prize cash. That more likely than not been the most elevated sum any cricket player has earned in the briefest range of around six minutes. All things considered, Yuvraj Singh is an extraordinary ability and one of the cleanest hitters of the cricket ball ever. He is a gallant man since he has beaten malignancy and recovered his place in the Indian side on unadulterated legitimacy. With an all out total assets of $22 million, he is the No 8 player in this rundown.
7. Rahul Dravid – $23 million
Rahul Dravid is the most minimized and specialized player created by India after the best of all, Sunil Gavaskar. In the event that there is any individual in this rundown who you need to rely upon to bat to spare your life, it must be the incomparable Rahul Dravid. He is an outright group man deeply. At the point when the group parity was in chaos and didn’t have an ordinary wicket guardian, Rahul Dravid volunteered to carry out the responsibility. Just a wicketkeeper knows how much beating the hands take while keeping to the quick bowlers. Moreover, Rahul Dravid had the additional obligation to contribute with the bat also. He has done commendably having scored in excess of 10000 keeps running in both Test matches and one-day internationals. Sachin Tendulkar is the main other Indian player who has done as such. Having resigned now, he is the mentor cum guide of the India under-19 group. These players can’t have a superior instructor than Rahul Dravid. With a total assets of $23 million, Rahul loans soundness to the center request at No 7 in this rundown.
6. Yusuf Pathan – $27 million
The name at No 6 can shock numerous individuals. Relatively few would have expected Yusuf Pathan to discover a spot in this rundown of incredible Indian players. He is the main player in this rundown not to have played a solitary Test coordinate for India. He has not played a lot of one day internationals and T-20s for India also. Be that as it may, his IPL sticker price can begrudge many individuals. This fluctuating all-rounder speaks to Kolkatta Knight Riders for as long as seven to eight years. He is the most significant player in their group having helped the group to win two IPL titles as of late. Other than Rohit Sharma who has won 4 IPL titles, Yusuf Pathan is one of only a handful couple of players who have won 3 IPL titles. Harbhajan Singh and Lasith Malinga are the other people who have done so multiple times. Fit for turning any T-20 match inside a couple of minutes, Yusuf Pathan has a total assets of $27 million making him rank at No 6 in this rundown. This ought to be the well-suited number for him as a result of capacity to enormous sixes voluntarily.
5. Virendra Sehwag – $40 million
At No 5 we have Virendra Sehwag, the most assaulting opening batsman ever to have played the game of cricket. He can be threatening to the point that adversary bowlers would tremble in their jeans while bowling to him. Every single great player can hit the terrible balls for fours and sixes. Sehwag was one player who could hit any ball (great, awful, or dynamite) for fours and sixes. The main Indian played to have scored two triple a very long time in Test cricket, Virendra Sehwag shaped a fantastic opening pair with the best batsman delivered by India, Sachin Tendulkar. Individuals used to state that Sehwag is one player who plays Test coordinates as though they were one day internationals. Simultaneously, he used to play one day internationals as though he were playing the T-20. To the extent T-20s are concerned, Sehwag plays it as though he is playing the Super Over. This strength of the bowling caused him to accumulate a fortune of $40 million making him rank at the No 5 spot.
4. Saurav Ganguly – $56 million
Saurav Ganguly may be the most assaulting commander created by India. He was the person who imparted the faith in the Indian group that they have the ability to beat the best on the planet in their patio. Saurav Ganguly is the genuine Maharaja of Indian cricket. He has the characteristic effortlessness of a left hander. In his prime, he was a more than helpful medium pace bowler too. Making his Test debut close by Rahul Dravid in England, Saurav Ganguly had an exceptionally long innings as a player and after that as a commander. Ability insightful, he was in the same class as different heroes in the Indian group. As a commander, he was route in front of the rest. One of the most rich players ever to have played for India, Saurav Ganguly has a total assets of $56 million from cricketing exercises alone. He is fit for the No 4 spot in this rundown.
3. Virat Kohli – $83 million
At No 3 we have the present commander of the India cricket crew, Virat Kohli. At present, he is the most elevated winning individual from the India cricket crew. It will simply involve time before he overwhelms the two individuals above him in the rundown. Nobody can scrutinize their significance yet Virat Kohli is bound for more prominent things. Perhaps, one day he will proceed to break Sachin Tendulkar’s record of scoring 49 universal one-day hundreds. Today, Virat Kohli is as his life. He is the chief of the Indian group in all the three organizations today. He has had an exceptionally fruitful spell with the Royal Challengers Bangalore in the IPL also. Today, he has a value of $83 million making him rank No 3 in this rundown. Be that as it may, if we somehow happened to incorporate a similar rundown in state 2019 or 2020, he would effortlessly be in the top position. We don’t mean any lack of respect to the top two players in this rundown. They are extraordinary symbols yet records are consistently intended to be broken. You can’t have a superior guy to break them other than Virat Kohli.
2. MS Dhoni – $129 million
At No 2 we have seemingly the best chief India has ever created. Perhaps, the Saurav Ganguly fans may differ yet M S Dhoni has changed the substance of Indian cricket in no mean way. He is perhaps the coolest player in the Indian group. In any case, behind the cool and deadpan face, is an incredible cerebrum ticking over to amaze and oust the rival. He has a magnificent record as skipper of India. He is the main India commander to have won the World Cup in both the one-day and the T-20 arrangement. He has additionally driven India to the top of the Test Team rankings also. What’s more, he has won 2 IPL competitions for his establishment Chennai Super Kings. He is one player who you can rely upon to play under strain. What’s more he is a superb person. He is the motivation behind why players from the littler towns have begun to accept that they can become showbiz royalty in Indian cricket. M S Dhoni’s total assets of $129 million makes him rank at the No 2 spot in this rundown.
1. Sachin Tendulkar – $161 million
The No 1 spot needs to have a place with the God of cricket in India, Sachin Tendulkar. No words can be sufficient to portray the enormity of Sachin Tendulkar. He is the best batsman at any point created by India. The main player on the planet to have scored 100 universal hundreds of years (49 out of one-day internationals and 51 in Tests), Sachin Tendulkar held for all intents and purposes each batting record in cricket. Progressively, Virat Kohli is breaking them individually however nobody can resentment the significance of the Little Master in any capacity. Notwithstanding his batting ability, Sachin Tendulkar is the main player alongside Rahul Dravid not to engage in a solitary discussion both on and off the field. These two players are men of their word represented all around. Sachin is a magnificent spouse and father too. He has the differentiation of being the main sportsperson to have been granted the Bharat Ratna, the most astounding regular citizen grant in India. No big surprise, he is the sparkling gem in India’s crown even today. Sachin Tendulkar tops this rundown of the top 11 richest Indian cricketers with a total assets of $161 million.
Presently, you ask George Bernard Shaw to express that cricket is a game played by 22 tricks and viewed by 22000 more. In the event that what he says is valid, at that point I should state that these 11 players are exceptionally rich imbeciles. Any individual who watches cricket in India (there must be around 125 crore individuals doing that) will concur that these 11 players merit all of praise and cash they gain. All things considered, cricket is the main bringing together factor in India.