Top 10 Richest Pakistani cricketers and their net worth [LIST]
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Pakistanis showcase an unwavering passion for cricket; whether playing the game or watching it, the love never fades. During the gaming season, fascination and enthusiasm grip Pakistanis as they cheer for their favorite players. Alongside love and fame, the Pakistani team cricketers have also earned a lot of money playing this sport.
Here is a list of the top 10 richest Pakistani cricketers:
1. Imran Khan
Net Worth: 70 Million USD (10.9 Billion PKR)
Formerly recognized as a remarkable cricket player of the Pakistan International Team, Imran Khan is now a Pakistani Politician. His successful cricket captaincy career features many victories. The most famous victory of the 1992 world cup had also been achieved in his captaincy. Imran Khan played international cricket for approximately 20 years and then struggled in politics for 22 years until he became the 22nd Prime Minister of Pakistan. He has a net worth of 70 million USD making him the richest cricketer in Pakistan.
2. Shahid Khan Afridi
Net Worth: 47 Million USD (7.3 billion PKR)
Boom Boom Afridi is known for his charming looks and great personality. His allure and track of setting many cricketing records made Afridi one of the most famous cricketers of Pakistan. Afridi’s unique and aggressive style of batting takes the crowd to the next level. Owing to his batting style, Afridi made the record of the fastest ODI century (in just 37 balls in 1996) and set the most number of sixes record in an ODI International game. Shahid Afridi has a net worth of 47 million USD, making him the second richest cricketer of Pakistan.
3. Shoaib Malik
Net Worth: 25 Million USD (3.9 Billion PKR)
The famous all-rounder, and former captain of the Pakistan Cricket Team, Shoaib Malik made his first debut in 1999, against the West Indies in ODI International. He holds the record of taking 100 wickets in One Day International Cricket. During his legendary cricketing career, Malik married Sania Mirza (India International Tennis Player) in 2010. Shoaib Malik has a net worth of 25 Million USD, making him the third richest cricketer of Pakistan.
4. Muhammad Hafeez
Net Worth: 23 Million USD (3.6 Billion PKR)
Muhammad Hafeez is another best all-rounder, known as Professor, who has also served as a captain of the Pakistan Cricket Team in T20 International format. Hafeez is called a professor because of his style of playing and his record-breaking performance. He was signed by the Caribbean Premier League and became the first Pakistani player to be named to the new Twenty20 tournament. Muhammad Hafeez has a net worth of 23 Million USD, making him the fourth richest cricketer of Pakistan.
5. Azhar Ali
Net Worth: 15 Million USD (2.3 Billion PKR)
Azhar Ali made his debut against the top-ranking team Australia and soon became a well-known cricketer and captain of Pakistan ODI’s cricket team. The cricketer is a right-hand batsman and part-time leg-break bowler, who has played for many national teams as a captain; Azhar Ali was the captain of Lahore Qalandars in PSL’s first edition too. Azhar Ali has a net worth of 15 Million USD, making him the fifth richest cricketer of Pakistan.
6. Saeed Anwar
Net Worth: 12 Million USD (1.8 Billion PKR)
Saeed Anwar – the former Pakistani cricketer, captain, and opening batsmen of his time – played international cricket for approximately 15 years (from 1989 – 2003) and then retired. The cricketer played 55 test matches and scored 4052 runs. In 247 ODIs, he scored 20 centuries and 8824 runs at an average of 47.76. Saeed Anwar has a net worth of 12 Million USD, making him the sixth richest cricketer of Pakistan.
7. Misbah Ul Haq
Net Worth: 9.8 Million USD (1.5 Billion PKR)
Formerly recognized as a phenomenal cricketer and leading captain, Misbah ul Haq is the current head coach of the Pakistan Cricket Team. He was the middle-order batsman and was best known for his aggressive shots. The cricketer holds the record of the fastest fifty in Test cricket of all time and also holds the record of the second-fastest century in test cricket. Misbah ul Haq has a net worth of 9.8 Million USD, making him the seventh richest cricketer of Pakistan.
8. Fawad Alam
Net Worth: 6 Million USD (939 Million PKR)
Fawad Alam is a Pakistani left-handed batsman, the current captain of the National Bank of Pakistan Team (NBP Cricket Team), and the captain of the (Pakistan A) Cricket Team. He is amongst the top 50 batsmen when it comes to the highest batting average and he is the only Pakistani cricketer to have his name on this list. Fawad Alam has a net worth of 6 Million USD, making him the eighth richest cricketer of Pakistan.
9. Umar Akmal
Net Worth: 4.6 Million USD (720 Million PKR)
Like his brothers, Kamran and Adnan Akmal, Umar is also a wicketkeeper. He made his first ODI International debut against the Srilankan team in 2009. Soon he was announced as a franchise player for the inaugural Caribbean Premier League alongside Pakistani teammates Mohammad Hafeez and Shoaib Malik. The cricketer has also played for the Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited for almost eleven years and then signed for the United Bank Limited in 2017. Umar Akmal has a net worth of 4.6 Million USD, making him the ninth richest cricketer of Pakistan.
10. Umar Gul
Net Worth: 2 Million USD (313 Million PKR)
Umar Gul, the Pakistani cricketer and right-arm fast-medium bowler, played all three formats of International Cricket for Pakistan Cricket Team. He’s one of the most successful bowlers in T20 cricket, known as the leading wicket-taker and bowler in the 2007 and 2009 T20 World Cup. The cricketer has the record of second-most highest wicket-taker in T20 International Cricket after Saeed Ajmal and also won the T20 International Performance of the year 2013. Umar Gul has a net worth of 2 Million USD, making him the tenth richest cricketer of Pakistan.
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