Rohit Sharma is an Indian Cricket player who has a unique record of scoring 3 double centuries in ODIs and a century in both innings of a Test on a debut as an opening batsman. Has made an impact on the Cricket World and has a huge Net Worth of $18.7 million (INR 130 crore) — Cricket and Money go hand in hand in India.
Rohit Sharma Salary
Rohit Sharma is currently in the A+ Grade of players as specified by the BCCI, which pays him an annual salary of INR & crore.Sharma is also paid a sum of INR 15 lakh per Test match, INR 6 lakh per ODI and INR 3 lakh per T20I match played as his match fee from the BCCI.
Rohit is currently endorsing 12 different brands independently, and a few more like Jio and Videocon d2h as apert of cross deals with his IPL franchise team Mumbai Indians. The brands independently endorsed by Rohit include Maggi, Lays, Nissan, Ceat, Aristocrat, Adidas, Relispray, Nasivion Nasal Spray, Restless Energy Drink, Oppo, Highlanders and Hublot. He generates an income of about INR 7 crore from his brand endorsement deals alone.
Rohit Sharma House
Rohit Sharma currently lives in his 6000 square feet apartment in the Ahuja Towers in Worli, which has a 270 degrees view of the Arabian Sea. The house is well furnished and is located on the 29th floor of the building. The estimated worth of his apartment is about INR 30 crore.
Rohit Sharma Cars
Rohit Sharma has a good collection of cars and he bought Skoda Laura as his first car which was a mid sized sedan. Apart from that, he owns a Toyota Fortuner which he uses for day to day activities and a BMW X3, which he uses occasionally.
His favourite car, BMW M5 is worth INR 1.5 crore and it was his dream to own it. Rohit owns the Formula One version of this car, which is popular among other F1 fans in the domain cricket. Rohit also owns a Mercedes and an Audi besides Nissan, a Japanese brand he endorses.
Other Sources of Income
Rohit Sharma is an active member of the Indian Premier League and makes INR 15 crore per from his contract with the IPL franchise Mumbai Indians. Apart from that, he gets a bonus by BCCI for scoring centuries as per the rules of the BCCI.
Rohit Sharma Charity
Rohit Sharma has been involved in Charity related work since a long time. He is an active member of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals and is a vocal supporter of removal of homelessness in street animals, dogs and cats in particular.
Also, Rohit is the Rhino Ambassador of WWF India, and he had paid a visit to Nairobi to see the way the last surviving Northern White Rhinoceros was protected. He has also been involved in campaigns like Run For the Oceans to promote awareness against plastic marine pollution. Rohit has been helping kids in Mumbai to undergo successful cancer treatment, since 2012.
Sharma Early Life
Rohit Sharma was born to Gurunath Sharma in Nagpur. He was brought up by his uncles and grandparents in Borivali and used to visit his parents in Dombivli only during the weekends. Rohit started playing cricket at a camp in 1999 with his uncle’s support and was later given a scholarship at Vivekananda International School on the recommendation of Dinesh Lad, his coach.
He started as an off-spinner in cricket with sufficient batting skills focussed on batting when he scored a century in Harris and Giles School Tournaments. He plays for the West Zone in Deodhar Trophy and Mumbai in the Ranji Trophy.