IPL 2021 MI vs RCB: Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma & de Villiers- three 100 cr club players to feature in opener

IPL 2021, MI vs RCB: Thee players of the 100 cr club- Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma and AB de Villiers will feature in tomorrow's opening fixture. 
IPL 2021, MI vs RCB: Thee players of the 100 cr club- Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma and AB de Villiers will feature in tomorrow's opening fixture. 

IPL 2021 MI vs RCB: The Indian Premier League (IPL 2021) is set to get underway with 5-time champions Mumbai Indians and Royal Challengers Bangalore locking horns in Chennai in the season opener.

Interestingly, three players of the 100 cr club- Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma and AB de Villiers will feature in tomorrow’s opening fixture.

The Indian Premier League’s ₹100 crore salary club is a very exclusive club that includes players who have crossed the ₹100 crore barrier in career IPL salaries over the years.

IPL 2021, MI vs RCB: AB De Villiers achieves milestone; to becomes first foreigner to enter IPL 100cr club

The IPL ₹100 crore club has emerged out as a niche of its own. Its exclusivity can be gauged from the fact that only two players till date have been able to reach the ₹100 crore summit with respect to total IPL salaries till date.

The top 3 IPL earners are MS Dhoni, Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli. However, in tomorrow’s MI vs RCB Match, Rohit Sharma will be the highest earning cricketer followed by Virat Kohli, while AB de Villiers will be the first-ever foreign cricketer to breach the 100cr club.

1. Rohit Sharma

IPL 2021 Salary – 15 Crore
IPL 2021 Team- Mumbai Indians (MI)
Total IPL salary- 1,46,60,00,000

Mumbai Indians Rohit Sharma is the second-highest overall earner after MS Dhoni with a total earning of 146 cr. However, in the MI vs RCB season opener, Rohit Sharma will the player with most earnings on the pitch as compared to Kohli and de Villiers. In IPL 2021, the MI skipper will be earning a total salary of 15cr.

Year Team Salary
2021 Mumbai Indians ₹ 150,000,000
2020   (Retain) Mumbai Indians ₹ 150,000,000
2019   (Retain) Mumbai Indians ₹ 150,000,000
2018 Mumbai Indians ₹ 150,000,000
2017 Mumbai Indians ₹ 125,000,000
2016 Mumbai Indians ₹ 125,000,000
2015 Mumbai Indians ₹ 125,000,000
2014 Mumbai Indians ₹ 125,000,000
2013 Mumbai Indians ₹ 92,000,000
2012 Mumbai Indians ₹ 92,000,000
2011 Mumbai Indians ₹ 92,000,000
2010 Deccan Chargers ₹ 30,000,000
2009 Deccan Chargers ₹ 30,000,000
2008 Deccan Chargers ₹ 30,000,000
Total ₹ 1,466,000,000

 

2. Virat Kohli

IPL 2021 Salary – 17 Crore
IPL 2021 Team- Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB)
Total IPL salary- 143,20,00,000 

RCB skipper Virat Kohli who was retained by the franchise for a whopping 17cr is the second highest overall earner in the MI vs RCB Match.

Year Team Salary
2021 Royal Challengers Bangalore ₹ 170,000,000
2020   (Retain) Royal Challengers Bangalore ₹ 170,000,000
2019   (Retain) Royal Challengers Bangalore ₹ 170,000,000
2018 Royal Challengers Bangalore ₹ 170,000,000
2017 Royal Challengers Bangalore ₹ 125,000,000
2016 Royal Challengers Bangalore ₹ 125,000,000
2015 Royal Challengers Bangalore ₹ 125,000,000
2014 Royal Challengers Bangalore ₹ 125,000,000
2013 Royal Challengers Bangalore ₹ 82,800,000
2012 Royal Challengers Bangalore ₹ 82,800,000
2011 Royal Challengers Bangalore ₹ 82,800,000
2010 Royal Challengers Bangalore ₹ 1,200,000
2009 Royal Challengers Bangalore ₹ 1,200,000
2008 Royal Challengers Bangalore ₹ 1,200,000
Total ₹ 1,432,000,000

 

3. AB de Villiers

IPL 2021 Salary – 11 Cr
Total IPL Salary – 102.5 Cr
IPL 2020 Team – Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB)

De Villiers, who has amassed 4,849 runs in 169 IPL appearances, which includes 3 tons and 38 half-centuries is the first and the only foreigner to enter the 100cr club.

Year Team Salary
2021 Royal Challengers Bangalore ₹ 110,000,000
2020   (Retain) Royal Challengers Bangalore ₹ 110,000,000
2019   (Retain) Royal Challengers Bangalore ₹ 110,000,000
2018 Royal Challengers Bangalore ₹ 110,000,000
2017 Royal Challengers Bangalore ₹ 95,000,000
2016 Royal Challengers Bangalore ₹ 95,000,000
2015 Royal Challengers Bangalore ₹ 95,000,000
2014 Royal Challengers Bangalore ₹ 95,000,000
2013 Royal Challengers Bangalore ₹ 58,597,000
2012 Royal Challengers Bangalore ₹ 55,297,000
2011 Royal Challengers Bangalore ₹ 50,600,000
2010 Delhi Daredevils ₹ 13,887,000
2009 Delhi Daredevils ₹ 14,736,000
2008 Delhi Daredevils ₹ 12,048,000
Total ₹ 1,025,165,000

 

IPL 2021 MI vs RCB: Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma & de Villiers- three 100 cr club players to feature in opener

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