Hi friends, Do you know Which players made the most money in IPL history! Cricket is very much liked in India, it is the most popular. The Indian Premier League is now in its eleventh season and is already the second most-watched cricket league in the world after the Ashes.
This is the place where players are now treated like rockstars, with even cheerleaders joining in on the fun! But it’s not all fun and games. The IPL also has the highest-paid players in the world right now. Who are the highest-paid players in IPL? We’ll tell you! Stay tuned…
The City Who Spend the Most on buying Players…
So friends, If I Talk about which city in India spends the most on buying Players for IPL! So, This is ” Bengaluru“. The players’ auction for the new season is to be held on 12-13 February. 14 auctions done so far.
The Highest Paid Indian Cricketers in IPL
MS Dhoni, Rohit, and Virat Kohli have earned more than 150 crores from the first season so far. Till now there are 5 players who have earned more than 100 crores from IPL. The ab de Villiers of Africa is now the only foreigner in the 100 crore club.
What all of these players have in common, however, is their remarkable talent and their ability to bring in the big bucks. Each of these players has a base salary of at least 10 crore rupees (approximately $1.5 million), and some of them can earn even more through bonuses and endorsements.
The Highest Paid Foreign Players in Cricket
The highest-paid foreign players in IPL India are making a pretty penny. The list of top earners is headlined by Chris Gayle, who has raked in a whopping $2.6 million over the last 10 seasons.
The big-hitting batsman has been a mainstay of the IPL, and his consistency in the shortest format of the game has seen him rewarded with some of the biggest paychecks in world cricket.
Coming in second is Kevin Pietersen, who has taken home $2.5 million over the same period. Pietersen may have recently called time on his England career, but he is still going strong in the IPL and shows no signs of slowing down.
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Top 5 highest-earning countries in Cricket
Cricket is a big business, with the top players in the world earning millions of dollars in salary. The IPL (Indian Premier League) is one of the most lucrative cricket leagues in the world, and the players in it are the highest-paid athletes in the game. The top 5 countries in cricket when it comes to earning money are India, Australia, Africa, Westindies, and Shri Lanka. If we talk about which countries’ players made the most money. So, this will be-
- India — 426
- Australia — 84
- D. Africa — 52
- Westindies — 29
- Shri. Lanka — 26
The most successful Indian Cricket Team!
Mumbai Indians are the most successful Indian team in the IPL, with three championships to their name. The team is captained by Rohit Sharma, who has also been the most successful captain in the IPL. Sharma is the only player in the league to have scored four centuries in the tournament. He has also been the highest run-scorer in the IPL on three occasions. The team also has a number of big stars in its ranks, including Sachin Tendulkar, Kieron Pollard, and Hardik Pandya.
The Frenchies Who Spend the most in IPL ( In last season)
- Bengaluru – 854.8
- Mumbai – 836.4
- Kolkata – 779.2
- Chennai – 716.4
- Punjab – 702.5
- Hyderabad – 574.6
- Rajsthan – 552.2
(Value in Crores)
What are the Overall Rankings?
The list features five players from the Mumbai Indians, four players from the Royal Challengers Bangalore, two players from the Sunrisers Hyderabad, and one player from the Kolkata Knight Riders. The Delhi Daredevils and Kings XI Punjab failed to make the top 10 list.
The No. 1 spot is held by India’s captain, Virat Kohli, who is also the captain of the Royal Challengers Bangalore. Kohli earned a total of Rs. 158.33 crore, a whopping Rs. 97.5 crore more than the No. 2 player on the list. This is Kohli’s fifth season in the IPL, and his earnings have only increased with time.
Some of the biggest names in cricket are already making a killing in the IPL, and the amount of money is only going to go up next year.
This year, a total of 63 million dollars was distributed among the players in the IPL India 2018. And although this may seem like quite a lot of money, just wait until you see next year’s prize pool. The Board of Control for Cricket in India is expecting that by 2021 the annual revenue from marketing and sponsorship will be around 600 crores! That’s over 75 Million Dollars!
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