Cricket is considered to be the best game in the European and Asian countries. It is the national game of England as well as the West Indies. The craze of cricket reached the seven continents and even the USA and China are now considering developing their national cricket teams. The ever increasing cricket lovers in the world now want to know that which the richest cricketers are? Certainly there is a need to know that which the elite cricketers are. There is always a change in the rating and there is an overall change in the marketing strategy. Sponsorships are readily available for these cricketers and there is an increasing interest of sponsors in this field. The Top 10 Richest Cricketers – 2013 are mentioned in this listing. We hope that you will love to read this exciting listing.
10. Michael Clarke
He is the Australian skipper and has a splendid record of making a handsome number of centuries and half centuries. He is also the current captain and his current earnings are expected to cross the limit of 2.5 Million Dollars.
9. Kevin Pietersen
He is a very aggressive player and he is best known for the batting. He is also a good bowler but his bowling figures are not much impressive. Presently he is standing on the ninth rank with a 3 Million Dollars mark.
8. Brett Lee
The second fastest pacer is standing on the eighth mark as he has total earnings of more than 3 Million US Dollars. Brett Lee is also acting as a model for many national and the multinational brands. He plays from the Australian side.
7. Ricky Pointing
Another Australian is standing on the seventh number and he as total earnings of 3.5 Million Dollars. He is a legendary batsman and he has a record of becoming the first captain to play 100 tests for Australia.
6. Sourav Ganguly
Sourav Ganguly used to come with Sachin Tendulkar as an opening batsman from the Indian side. He has earned more than 3.5 Million Dollars. Sourav Ganguly listed on 6th in the list of 10 richest cricketers in the world for 2013.
5. Andrew Flintoff
Andrew Flintoff was born on 6th December, 1977. He is right hand bowlers with 6.4 feet height. He used to bowl from the England side and he is earning more than 4 Million Dollars. He has more than 4 sponsors and he is the brand ambassador of Puma.
4. Rahul Dravid
He is also called the best defensive players from the Indian Cricket team. He has retired from the cricket team but he is earning from modeling and commentary. He is great player and considered to be legend in the world of cricket.
3. Yuvraj Singh
Yuvraj Singh also suffered from cancer but he won the battle against the blood cancer. After a break he is now back in the Indian Champions Team. He has a record of making the highest score in one over.
2. Sachin Tendulkar
Sachin is called as the Little Master but he is not so little with regards to the money play. He has more income of 8 Million Dollars per year.
1. MS Dhoni
MS Dhoni is the captain of Indian cricket team and there is much money associated with that person. He has contract with many companies and he is playing with lots of dollars. As much as 20 Million Dollars per year. MS Dhoni is at number 1 position for top 10 richest cricketers in 2013.