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Sachin Tendulkar, not MS Dhoni, is India's richest cricketer: Wealth-X


Cricketnext Staff
Oct 31, 2013 at 02:16pm IST

New Delhi: With a personal fortune of $160 million, Sachin Tendulkar is now India's wealthiest cricketer, ahead of the combined net worth of the next four in the list - MS Dhoni, Yuvraj Singh, Rahul Dravid and Virat Kohli.

Wealth-X, considered to have the world's largest collection of curated research on Ultra High Net Worth individuals, released the estimate on the day Tendulkar played his last Ranji Trophy game - leading Mumbai to a victory with his 79 not out.

Tendulkar's net worth is three times more than Dhoni, who is No. 2 on the lsit with a net estimated worth of $50 million. He is followed by Yuvraj ($30 million), Dravid ($20 million) and Kohli ($15 million) respectively.

Tendulkar, not Dhoni, is India's wealthiest cricketer: Wealth-X

File photo of India batsman Sachin Tendulkar.

The 40-year-old batting legend will quit cricket after his 200th Test in Mumbai - the second in the series of two Tests against West Indies. The first Test will be played in Kolkata from November 6 and the second from November 14.

Five wealthiest Indian cricketers:

Sachin Tendulkar: $160,000,000

Mahendra Singh Dhoni: $50,000,000

Yuvraj Singh: $30,000,000

Rahul Dravid: $20,000,000

Virat Kohli: 15,000,000

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