For all those who are wondering about the former Indian women skipper Mithali Raj’s net worth, we would like to inform you that Mithali Raj’s net worth is $4.9 Million which when converted to Indian currency equals 36.6 Crore.
The superstar of the Indian women’s cricket team and the former skipper Mithali Raj just announced her retirement from cricket last month.
Mithali has been playing for India for almost 2 decades and has enormous achievements in her splendid career. She made her debut in the year 1999, and from then, she shined like a star on the Indian women’s cricket team.
No wonder, Mithali is a star cricketer. Many people want to know more about her, like, her net worth, what brands she is endorsing, what car she rides, who are her family members, etc.
A report says, the net worth of Mithali Raj is almost $4.9 Million, which is 36.6 Crore INR. It is said that she earns almost 15 lakh INR every month and nearly about 4 Crore INR in a financial year.
This is not her only source of income. She endorses brands and she earns from there too. Apart from that, she earns from cricket sponsorships also.
From her cricket matches, it is said that she used to get 3.2 lakh INR from her ODI matches and 4.6 lakh INR from her test matches.
The BCCI used to pay her these fees, which are nearly about 30 lakh INR in approx. per year.
Below I am giving you a table so that you can understand the net worth of Mithali Raj better.
|Net Worth||$4.9 Million|
|Source of Income||Cricket matches, Cricket endorsements, Sponsorships|
|Last Updated||January 2022|
Mithali Raj Salary From ODI, T20, & Test Matches
Now let us come to the part where I am going to tell you how much Mithali Raj earned while playing cricket for India.
Though BCCI never bring the cricketers’ remuneration in public, it is said that Mithali used to get 3.2 lakh INR from every ODI match she played, and 4.6 lakh INR from every test match she played.
But as Mithali took her retirement from the T20I matches earlier in the year of 2019, it cannot be said how much remuneration she used to get from the T20 matches she played for India.
She was in the B grade contract under BCCI and used to get 30 lakh INR per year from BCCI.
Here I am giving you a table to understand the salary that Mithali Raj used to get from her matches.
|Net Worth (in USD)||4.9 Million|
|Net Worth (in INR)||36.6 Crore|
|Salary (per year)||30 lakh INR|
|Salary (per test match)||4.6 lakh INR|
|Salary (per ODI match)||3.2 lakh INR|
Mithali Raj In Social Media
She is one of the most celebrated female sports persons in India, and no wonder she has got more than 1 million followers in social media.
She is well-active in her social media accounts, and she endorse brands through her social media profiles also. Moreover, Mithali Raj gets approx. 50 lakh INR from her social media accounts.
Here I am giving you a chart of Mithali Raj’s social media accounts and the followers so that you can get an idea of them.
|Social Media Platform||Followers|
Mithali Raj Income From Endorsements
Brand endorsement is a personal matter of every cricketer, thus how much she earns from endorsing the brands is hard to say because she never revealed the figures.
But Mithali Raj was the star cricketer of the Indian Women’s Cricket Team, so you can guess she earns not less than millions from her endorsements.
Mithali Raj endorses many national and international brands from all over the world. Some of them are –
- Royal Challenge
- Allen Solly
- Fast&Up India
- Rio Tinto’s American Diamonds
- American Tourister
- Laver & Wood
- So Good
Though the figures are unknown, you can take a wild guess about how much she earns from her endorsements.
She earns around 50 lakh INR from her social media accounts, and she endorses the brands on her social media accounts also.
Interesting Facts About Mithali Raj
Now the part comes where I shall tell you some interesting facts about Mithali Raj.
- Mithali Raj, being a big fan of the legendary cricketer, the little master Sachin Tendulkar, started playing cricket very earlier in her life at the age of 6.
- She was such a good in her sport that she was in the discussions of the selectors when they were selecting the 1997 Women’s Cricket World Cup team. Then Mithali was just 14 years old.
- Mithali made her debut in the year 1999, and played for India for more than 2 decades.
- Mithali Raj was the captain of team India when India made to the finals of the Women’s Cricket World Cup in the year 2005 and 2017.
- She is the only female Indian cricketer as well as the only Indian cricketer who led the team in 2 ODI World Cup finals.
- Mithali Raj made her first ODI century in her first ODI. She made an unbeaten 114 runs in that match against Ireland.
- Mithali Raj used to play for Air India too before she made her debut in Team India.
- Mithali Raj scored a total of 7391 runs in the Women’s ODI.
- Mithali Raj has scored 1 test century and 7 ODI centuries in her career.
Though she is one of the most successful and famous woman cricketers in India as well as in the world, she has not chosen her husband yet. She is 39 years old and still is happily single, enjoying her life to the fullest.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q1. What is the real age of Mithali Raj?
Mithali Raj was born on 3rd December 1982. As of today, she is 39 years old.
Q2. Is Mithali Raj married?
Though Mithali has been one of the most successful woman cricketers in the world, she has not chosen her life partner yet. Till today, Mithali is not married and happily single.
Q3. Is a biopic on Mithali Raj made?
Yes, a biopic on Mithali Raj has been made by 4 times national award winner Bengali director Srijit Mukherji. The role of Mithali Raj is played by Taapshee Pannu and is releasing this year on 15th July.
Q4. Is Mithali Raj still playing?
No. Mithali Raj took her retirement from international cricket after the 2022 Women’s ODI World Cup. She said once that the 2022 World Cup will be the last tournament she will play.
So, this was all about the sensational Indian woman cricketer Mithali Raj. Mithali has a very successful career in international cricket, and now you know much more about her. I hope you would love this article and love women’s cricket even more after reading this article.