The Board Of Control Cricket India is the largest contributor to the International Cricket Council’s revenue. Hence, they also get the maximum share in return and that’s what makes them the richest Board in the world. If the board is the richest, so are the players and rightly so. They make it to the playing X1 in a country with the second highest population in the world. They surely have to be special and deserve every hard earned penny they make sweating it out to let the tri color always fly high.
Due to their popularity on the field, they also make quite a lot of money off the field too by doing brand endorsements or marketing activities. A few of them also have a lot of personal investments in the form of their own businesses or various other trades.
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The Prince Of Kolkatta, as fondly known by his fans and colleagues, has been the Indian Captain who taught the men in blue on how to win abroad and how to be aggressive and play fire with fire. He has surely been one of the finest left handers the country has ever produced. The great Rahul Dravid once commented, “First there is God on the off side, then Sourav Ganguly”. Ganguly’s net worth is around towering 100 crore rupees.
Dada gets around 5 crore rupees from the Board Of Contol Cricket India per year as a part of their management. In addition to this, his brand endorsements make him around 2 crores. He owns a fleet of luxurious cars which add to a value of around 8 crores and also owns a football team in the Indian Soccer League besides various other investments. He surely lives life Prince Size we must say.