IPL is the richest cricket Tournament in cricket. Every cricketer’s dream is to play IPL. The Indian cricket board has started IPL in 2008. Since then the tournament has gained a lot of recognization.
The brand value of IPL also increased every year. This Year IPL gain 75% brand value from IPL 2022. So the players playing the matches also earn in high numbers. This year in the IPL auction the bids of players go to 2.5 Million. Sam Curran become the richest player in IPL 2023. He got INR 19 Cr. from Sunrisers Hyderabad which makes him the richest player in IPL history. But in this article, you will know about 5 Players with Highest Earnings In IPl History:
Rohit Sharma- INR 178.6 Cr
Rohit Sharma is the current captain of Mumbai Indians. Mumbai Indians won 5 IPL titles under the captainship of Rohit Sharma. He started his IPl career playing with Delhi Capitals, but in 2011 MI bought Rohit Sharma for INR 9.2 Cr. After that, he becomes a permanent member of Mumbai Indians. His 5 IPL Title success makes MI to hike his salary. This Year’s salary of Rohit Sharma is around INR 16 Cr. Rohit Sharma made around INR 178.6 Cr from IPL.
MS Dhoni- INR 176.84 Cr
Ms. Dhoni is the current captain of Chennai Super Kings. He was part of CSK since 2008. CSK bought MS dhoni for INR 6 Cr. He then never changes the franchise. MS Dhoni is the successful captain after Rohit Sharma and has 4 IPL Titles in his name. MS Dhoni’s highest salary from CSK reaches INR 15 Cr in the year 2018, 2019, 2020, and 2021. This year IPl is the last IPL of MS Dhoni. MS Dhoni made around INR 176.84 cr from IPL.
Virat Kohli- INR 173.2 Cr
Virat Kohli is the former captain of RCB. Virat Kohli is named the unlucky captain of the IPL. There are lots of occasions where RCB played well in the league stage but failed to play well in the Playoffs. He was part of RCB since 2008. His price was INR 1.2 Cr. then but Now his salary from RCB is around INR 15 Cr. He was once the highest-paid cricketer in IPL. Virat Kohli Made around INR 173.2 cr. from IPL.
Here is the list of Top 3 Players with the Highest earnings in IPL History.