1. MS Dhoni
MS Dhoni is the Indian cricketer and the most successful captain of the Indian cricket history. He is the right hand batsman and a wicketkeeper and has brilliant record and great finisher of the game. Under the captaincy of Dhoni the Indian cricket team becomes the world champion and he is the only captain of the world who achieves the both titles. He is also the captain of Chennai Superking in the IPL and winning the title twice and continuously serving as a captain and become the richest sports celebrity of the India with the total net worth of US $120 million. He is also the brand ambassador of many companies like Pepsi, TVS Motors, GE Money and Reebok. He is recently retired from the test cricket and only playing for limited games for India.
2. Sachin Tendulkar
Sachin Tendulkar which is known with the name of “little master” and “God of Cricket” in the world of cricket. He is the only man who has the most records in both formats of the game. He is the top leading runs maker in both test and limited over games and also making the record of most centuries in both formats. He was also playing for Mumbai Indian in the IPL and serving as a captain. The centurion century’s maker holding the total assets of US $ 110 million and become the second riches athlete of India after MS Dhoni. He is also been rewarded by many awards from the Indian government.
3. Sourav Ganguly
Sourav Ganguly is the former Indian cricket player and the captain of the Indian cricket team and known as the name of Dada and the prince of Kolkata in the fields of cricket. He is ranked 8th in the list of leading run scored in the ODIs. He is the captain of Indian cricket team in 2003 ICC cricket world cup where his team finishes the runner up in the championship. He is played for Kolkata KnightRiders in the IPL and also played as a player and mentor for Pune warrior’s team in IPL. He is currently doing commentary for Star Cricket channel and his total assets net worth is US $ 55.5 million and third Indian richest sports celebrity.
Virendar Sehwag is the aggressive opening batsman and a former cricket player from India. The aggressive batsman made his ODIs debut against Pakistan in 1999 and his last match was also against Pakistan in Kolkata in 2013. He is holding the record of most runs in an innings for Indian against any country in the test cricket; he made 319 runs against the South Africa in Chennai which was also the fastest triple hundred from any batsman in the history of International test cricket. The aggressive batsman total asset of US $ 40 million and become the fourth Indian healthiest athlete.
Yuvraj Singh is the Indian all rounder and middle order player with the left hand bat and slower orthodox spinner. He is been the part of Indian cricket team in One day internationals since 2000 and remain vice caption of the Indian cricket team for two years. He is also the man of the championship in 2011 world cup which is winning by India by playing at home. He is also top performer of the team in 2007 T20 world cup which is also win by India. Yuvraj Singh total net worth is Us $ 35.5 million and currently he is struggling for his career. He is also suffering from his health when he was attacked by a cancer in his left lung but soon he get diagnosed and become a healthier sportsman.
Yusuf Pathan is Indian all rounder cricketer with right hand bat and right slow arm spin bowler and his T20 International debut is against Pakistan in a world cup final match in 2007. He is the brother of Irfan Pathan who is also playing for India. In the first edition of IPL, he is playing for Rajhistan Royals and with his brilliant performance his team winning the tournament with 12 consecutive wins in the round matches. Yousuf Pathan total net worth is US $ 26. 5 million and he is also appear in the brads adds like Tata Indicom and PepsiCo.
7. Rahul Dravid
Rahul Dravid which is known as the name of “The Wall” in world of cricket. He is retired from International cricket and remains captain for Indian cricket team for several years. Dravid was also named for the best 5 cricketer of the year in 2000 from the Wisden Almanack Cricketers and also receives the player of the year award in 2005 at the inaugural ceremony of ICC in 2004. He is also the 4th highest runs maker in the Test cricket. He is also including in the list of wealthiest sportsman with the total assets of worth US $ 22.6 million.
8. Virat Kohli
Virat Kohli is the Indian most valuable player and the current captain of the Indian test cricket team and vice captain in limited over games. He was also the caption of the Under 19 Indian team who wins the world cup in 2008 in Malaysia. He was also the part of the Indian team when India becomes the champion in second time in 2011 by playing at homeland. Virat Kohli is playing for RCB in the IPL and also the current caption of the team. His total worth is 20 million which makes him the 8th rich sportsperson of India.
9. Gautam Gambhir
Gautam Gambhir is the international Indian cricketer who played for Delhi in domestic cricket and caption of the Kolkata KnightRiders in the IPL. His team wins the IPL title twice under his captaincy. He played very important innings in both world cup finals that include 2007 T20 final (75 of 54) and in 2011 world cup final (97 of 122). He is the only Indian cricket player who scores 5 consecutive hundreds in test cricket. Gautam Gambhir current worth is US $ 20 million and include in the richest sports celebrity.
10. Sania Nehwal
Sania Nehwal is the only sports person other than cricket is become in the list of Indian richest athletes. Sania Nehwal is the badminton player who has become the no. 1 women single for a very small period in the ranking of world badminton federation. She also wins the bronze medal in the 2012 London Olympics. He also wins the several titles for India including the Indonesia Open and the junior badminton world championship in 2009. The Sania Nehwal total net worth is US $ 15 million and currently ranking at no 2 spot in the women’s International badminton ranking and win 21 career titles for India.