Yes, the list of the 5 highest paid Indian sportspersons is out. Many common people become the celebrities of the world with the help of the sport. These sportspersons represent our nation around the globe. And they are not less than celebrities and they have a huge fan following.
There are 4 cricketers on the list of 5 highest paid Indian sportspersons. And surprisingly, one is our Badminton star player PV Sindhu.
Today, we bring you the list of 5 highest paid Indian sportspersons. Have look at that:
5) Ravichandran Ashwin
Indian cricket team spinner is at the 5th position in the list of the highest paid Indian sports persons. For IPL, King XI Punjab paid Rs 7.6 crore cheque to the Ashwin. Ashwin’s total earnings stand at a figure of 36.47 crores.
4) PV Sindhu
PV Sindhu is one of the famous badminton players in the world. Also, she won a silver medal for India at the Olympics. Her total earnings I around 57.25 crores.
3) Mahendra Singh Dhoni
The former Indian Cricket team captain still rules the world of sports. MS Dhoni is at the third place on the list of the highest paid sportspersons in India. Dhoni’s total earning is around Rs 63.7 crores.
2) Sachin Tendulkar
Sachin is at the 2nd place. Sachin’s total earnings stand at 82.5 crores which is very high. Also, Sachin Tendulkar is named as ‘The God of Cricket’. Sachin is the only sportsperson who earns a lot of money after retirement from the cricket.
1) Virat Kohli
Indian Cricket Team captain has total earnings around Rs 100.73 crore. Virat is the only one Indian in the list of 100 highest paid sportspersons in the world which is published by Forbes. Recently, Virat made a century in the 1st ODI match against South Africa.
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