By participation, viewership, and craze cricket is the biggest sport in India. Being a cricketer, representing India in international cricket gets one a celebrity status. People in our country love the game so much that good-performing players become a hero to them and the bond becomes immortal. Earlier cricketers used to be popular and rich by playing at the highest level but nowadays, there is IPL to take care of their financial stability and vogue.
We have often seen athletes” love and passion for cars and other luxuries once they get rich by playing their respective sport and the same goes for the cricketers. And why they would not, after all, they earn all these things after years of hard work and dedication. In this article, we will learn about the Indian cricketers and their car collections.
Indian Cricketers Car Collection list
Former captain of team India and one of the greatest of all time, Virat Kohli does not only love batting and keeping the Indian flag high, but he is passionate about premium cars too. With an eye-catching estimated net worth of $126 million, Virat Kohli’s most expensive car is a Bentley Continental Spur worth INR 4.04 Cr. His exotic car collections also include the Bentley Flying Spur, Range Rover Vogue, Audi RS5, AudiQ7, etc.
Rohit Sharma has been the best Indian opener in the last 10 years, amassing over 18000 runs across formats. He has always hogged the limelight for his aggressive batting. Likewise, he has a knack for riding some best cars in the industry. His luxury car purchase starts from a whooping INR 3.10 Cr Lamborghini Urus and ends with a decent Skoda Laura. Rohit’s other wheels are Toyota Fortuner, BMW X3, BMW M5 F1, Marcedes GLS 350 d, etc.
Yuvraj Singh who was the main architect behind India’s victory in the 2007 T20 World Cup and 2011 World Cup is as prominent for his love for cars as he was for his three-dimensional display on the field. Yuvraj’s stylish batting matches his fashion off the field. He is a proud owner of Bentley Continental GT, Lamborghini Murcielago, BMW X6M, BMW M5, BMW M3, Audi Q5, etc.
MS Dhoni played for India between 2004 to 2019 and is the only captain to win three different ICC trophies. The wicket-keeper batter made everyone fall in love with his unorthodox power-hitting during his days and millions bowed down to him for that. Along with excellence in cricket, he has a fondness for driving luxury and vintage cars. Post-retirement, MS has been often seen spending quality time with his cars in his hometown in Ranchi. His massive garage consists of big toys like a Ferrari 599 GT0, Hammer, 1971 Land Rover, Rolls Royce Silver Shadow, Audi Q7, Jeep Grand Cherokee, Pontiac Fieband Trans Am, and Nishan Jonga to express his love for the Indian Army.
Hardik Pandya filled the void left by the greatest Kapil Dev in the Indian team in 2016 since then he has provided impactful performances with bat and ball and changed the course of a match many times either way. Cricket changed Hardik’s life forever with insane money and he spends it to live a lavish lifestyle which is also supported by some luxury cars. He owns a few glamorous cars like a Rolls Royce worth 6.2 Cr, Lamborghini Huracan EVO, Mercedes G-wagon, Porsche Cayenne, Range Rover Vogue, Audi A6 etc.
Indian cricketers’ discussion in anything is incomplete without the great Sachin Tendulkar. The whole world used to stop when Sachin would bat. An illustrious career of 24 years, seeing him score more than 34000 runs including 100 centuries and finally lift his dream World Cup trophy at Wankhede stadium in 2011. The Mumbai legend is an ardent car lover too. His first car was a Maruti Suzuki 800. But later he made some envoius purhases to make his car collection exotic with Ferrai 360 Modena, Ferrari 911 Turbo S, BMW i8, BMW 7 Series, BMW M6 Gran Coupe, etc.
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