The game of cricket is considered more popular today than other sports. After hitting the T-20 format, the game has become even more popular and has taken a hit on earnings. Today, in IPL, BCCI and Advertising, money is like a rain; that warms the pocket of the cricketers.
Top 10 Cricketers With Sky High Per Minute Earnings
For example, take these players only, who were included in the Forbes list of the top 10 cricketers who earned the highest earnings in a single minute past years…
1. Virat Kohli
The name of cricketer Virat Kohli is the first to be included in this list. Kohli’s one minute earnings are Rs 5811.21.
2. Mahendra Singh Dhoni
Cricketer Mahendra Singh Dhoni is named in this list at number two. Dhoni earns around Rs 3638.30 a minute.
3. Chris Gayle
At the same time, Chris Gayle is at number three in this list. This stormy West Indies player earns Rs 950.34 comfortably in one minute.
4. Shahid Afridi
Shahid Afridi of Pakistan is at number four. His one minute earnings are Rs 798.19. They also earn a lot from advertising.
5. Virender Sehwag
Virender Sehwag’s one minute earnings are around Rs 734.71. They earn well even when they are not on the field.
6. Shane Watson
Australia’s Shane Watson also earns a lot from sports as well as ads. His one minute earnings are around Rs 696.71.
7. AB de Villiers
AB de Villiers of South Africa earns a lot from the IPL and advertisement world. He has earned around Rs 696.71 per minute.
8. Gautam Gambhir
After this, Gautam Gambhir of India is named at number eight on this list. Gambhir’s one minute earnings are around Rs 633.15.
9. Yuvraj Singh
Yuvraj Singh of India also earns well from matches and ads. Yuvraj Singh’s one minute earnings is Rs 481.19.
10. Michael Clarke
The list also includes the name of cricketer Michael Clarke. His one-minute earnings are around Rs 367.57.