Top 20 Cricket Player celebrities in India
Here is the latest list of the world's top 20 Cricket Player celebrities [Updated October 19, 2021].
Mahendra Singh Dhoni was born
on July 7, 1981
in Ranchi, India.
He is a four-time ICC World ODI XI winner and a two-time ICC ODI Player of the Year Award-winner. In 2009, he led India to its first number one Test ranking.
Net Worth 2020: $170 Million
Salary 2020: 1.8 million USD (2016)
Virender Sehwag was born
on October 20, 1978
in Njafgarh, India.
Known for his high strike rate, even in Tests, he holds the Test record for fastest triple century, reaching 300 off 278 balls. In 2011, he broke Sachin Tendulkar
's ODI record when he scored a 219. That record was later broken by Rohit Sharma
Salary 2020: $5.7 million
Sachin Tendulkar was born
on April 24, 1973
in Mombai, India.
Former Indian cricket star who is considered one of the best batsman in history and is widely known as the "God of Cricket." He recorded 100 combined ODI and Test centuries and scored more than 30,000 runs between the two formats.
He earned many honors in his career, including Wisden Leading Cricketer in the World in 2010 and the Wisden Cricketer of the Year in 1997.
Salary 2020: 2.1 million USD (2012)
Ajinkya Rahane was born
on June 5, 1988
Right-handed batsman for India starting in 2011 who also played for the Mumbai Indians and Rajasthan Royals in Ranji Trophy.
He averaged an incredible 62.04 after 100 first-class innings in his rookie first-class season.
Dinesh Karthik was born
on June 1, 1985
He has taken part in the dance reality show Ek Khiladi Ek Hasina.
Ravi Shastri was born
on May 27, 1962
He tied a record when he hit six sixes in an over in first-class cricket in the 1985 season.
Salary 2020: 63 Lakh
Irfan Pathan was born
on October 27, 1984
He became the fastest Indian ODI player to reach one hundred wickets.
Rahul Dravid was born
on January 11, 1973
in Indore, India.
He held the record for most Test cricket catches by a non-wicket keeper, with 210, at the time of his retirement.
Sunil Gavaskar was born
on July 10, 1949
in Mumbai, India.
He set world records during his career for the most Test runs and most Test centuries scored by any batsman.
Shikhar Dhawan was born
on December 5, 1985
in Delhi, India.
He became the first Indian to score 150+ runs on debut in a Test Match.
Salary 2020: around 2.3 Million Dollars
Ravindra Jadeja was born
on December 6, 1988
in NavagamGhed, India.
He was bought for about $2 million by the Chennai Super Kings in 2012 following the disbandment of the Kochi Tuskers. He took 25 wickets, including two five-wicket hauls, and scored two 50s in four Tests during the 2017 series against Australia.
Salary 2020: around $1.9 million
Yuvraj Singh was born
on December 12, 1981
in Chandigarh, India.
He hit six sixes against England's Stuart Broad
at the 2007 ICC World Twenty20, a feat never before accomplished in an international competition between Test-playing nations.
Virat Kohli was born
on November 5, 1988
in Delhi, India.
He became the second batsman in history to record 1,000 or more ODI runs in four straight years. He won a U19 World Cup in 2008 and an ICC World Cup in 2011.
Salary 2020: $1 million
Javagal Srinath was born
on August 31, 1969
He scored over 1000 Test cricket runs during his 11-year international career.
Salary 2020: 26.65 lakh
Murali Kartik was born
on September 11, 1976
He participated in PETA's Save Your Chicks campaign, meant to raise awareness against flesh farming of poultry.
Rohit Sharma was born
on April 30, 1987
in Nagpur, India.
Indian international batsman known for his proficiency in limited overs cricket, particularly in the Indian Premier League, where he became the third captain to lead his team to two IPL titles. He's one of just a handful of players to record an international century in all three forms of the game.
He broke Virender Sehwag
's ODI record in 2014 when he scored 264 runs (off 173 balls) in a match against Sri Lanka. That score also made him the first player with two ODI double centuries.
Suresh Raina was born
on November 27, 1986
in Muradnagar, India.
He started playing in the Indian Premier League with the Chennai Super Kings in 2008 before joining the Gujarat Lions in 2016.
Kapil Dev was born
on January 6, 1959
in Chandigarh, India.
He captained India to victory at the 1983 Cricket World Cup. He was selected as a member of the ICC Cricket Hall of Fame in 2010.
Salary 2020: 30 Million USD
Gautam Gambhir was born
on October 14, 1981
in New Delhi, India.
He joined India's national team at the ODI and Test level in 2003.
Anil Kumble was born
on October 17, 1970
He was appointed the Chairman of the International Cricket Council after his retirement in 2012.
Salary 2020: 48.74 Lakhs per month