Sachin Tendulkar born on 24 April 1973 is a former Indian International Cricketer. He has won the title of “Highest Run Scorer” of all time in International Cricket and also the greatest batsman in the history of the cricket. His fans know him by some nicknames like God of Cricket, Little Master, Master Blaster. After playing two Test Series against West Indies, he took retirement in all forms of cricket on 16 November 2013. All his achievements make us curious about Tendulkar’s Net Worth for 2020.
In spite of being retired he ranks at first place as Richest Indian Cricketer. He was also listed as “Highest-Paid Athlete 2013” by Forbes.
Sachin Tendulkar’s Net worth in 2020
Tendulkar’s net worth is estimated to be around $120 million(US) or ₹834 Crores (INR). This makes his the Richest Sports-person in India. His initial funding of the source of wealth was from cricket but after that, he has endorsed many brands and has invested in Real Estate.
Sachin’s investment in the various field made him a millionaire. He has endorsed brands like Coca Cola, Adidas, BMW India, Toshiba, and many more Indian brands. He endorsement contract with Coca Cola gets Sachin $1.25 million alone(2011-2013). He had earned around $9 million(US) or ₹ 62 Crores(INR) till the year 2013 from endorsements.
However, due to the gradual decrease in his popularity, he endorses very fewer brands. The brands include ESPN star sports, Sanyo BPL, Musafir.com, Luminous India.
Salary and Pension
A retired Indian Cricketer who played Internationals gets around ₹5000 (INR) every month from BCCI. Also, he accepted Rajya Sabha nominations in 2012 as MP proposed by PM of India at that time. And was the first active sportsperson to have been nominated. In IPL 2008 he was signed for a whopping amount.
He also received Bharat Ratna in 2014 and according to which he gets 50% salary of Prime Minister. He surely got some many benefits for receiving Bharat Ratna and much more prestigious Indian Awards like Padma Vibhushan, Padma Shri, Arjuna Award, etc.
He owns a luxury house in Bandra West, Mumbai built in 2009. The cost of this house in around ₹62 crores(INR).
He owns a hotel in Colaba, Mumbai by the name of Tendulkar’s and Sachin’s in Mulund, Mumbai with a partnership with Sanjay Narang of Mars Restaurant. This hotel serves some best and favorite cuisines of the Master Blaster Sachin.
He played 664 international cricket matches in his career.
Sachin Tendulkar owns luxury car models. Some of them are purchased by own while some of this car is gifted by sponsors or fans. His collection list includes:
- BMW i8
- BMW 750Li M Sport
- BMW X5M 50d
- BMW M5
- BMW M6 Gran Coupe
- Ferrari 360 Modena
- Mercedes-Benz C36 AMG
- Nissan GT-R
- Maruti 800
- Maruti Esteem
Most of the cars from this list are very costly and surely counts in for his net worth.
Not only being admired for wonderful batting on the field but also praised for his values as a human. He contributes very often to society as charity work.
Various campaigns organized by Sachin include Cancer, Preschooling, No-smoke, etc. He auctioned his bat with which he scored his 100th Century and donated money for charity. His every campaign gets an overwhelming response from his fans.
In all Sachin Tendulkar is a great person on the field as well in society. All his early investments made him be where he stands today.
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