What is the net worth of Mithali Raj?
|Net Worth||$4.9 Million|
|Source of Incomes||Cricket Sponsorships and Endorsements|
|Last Updated||January 2022|
Mithali Raj is the undisputed queen of Women’s cricket and an inspiration to millions around the world. She is 39 years old but still going strong and would be hoping to clinch India’s maiden World Cup next year before saying goodbye to cricket.
Mithali Raj hails from a south Tamil family but was born in Jodhpur, Rajasthan. Her full name is Mithali Dorai Raj. Her father was an Airman in the Indian Air Force and that’s why they had to relocate several times in childhood because of his posting. His name is Dorai Raj.
Raj started cricket at a very young age of 10 and was very dedicated when it came to her gameplay. She attended Keyes High School for girls in Hyderabad and Kasturba Gandhi Junior College for Women in Secunderabad for her higher studies.
She started her cricket practice from her schooling days with her elder brother. She played for railways in the domestic competition and made her debut for India in June 1999 and was by playing with stars like Purnima Rau, Anjum Chopra, and Anju Jain for Air India.
Mithali Raj’s Net Worth
|Net worth 2022||$4.9 million|
|Net worth 2021 (INR)||₹ 36.6 crores|
|Monthly Income||₹ 15 Lakhs|
|Annual Income||₹ 4 crores +|
Mithali is currently captain of India’s Test and ODI team and is one of most respected cricketers around the world. She holds a big market value in the commercial world and her Net Worth is $4.9 million which is around ₹ 36.6 crores. Her major earnings come from cricket and a little chunk of money comes from her cricket sponsorships and other endorsements.
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Mithali Raj family and personal info
|Date Of Birth||3 December 1982|
|College||Kasturba Gandhi Junior College|
|Net Worth||36.6+ Crore INR|
|Achievement Best||7391 Runs in WODI|
|Highest World Rankings||#3 on 11 August 2022|
Mithali Raj’s International Career
Mithali made her debut at age of 16 in 1999 but was also part of the probables list in the 1997 Women’s cricket world cup when she was just 14. Mithali Raj currently plays only Test and ODI cricket but was a regular feature in all three formats before the 2018 T20 World Cup.
She made her one day international debut in 1999 against Ireland at Milton Keynes and scored a century (114 runs) which is still a record. In December 2017, she was part of the players in the ICC Women’s ODI team of the year after a successful 2017 World Campaign which included a century against New Zealand in group stage.
As of today, Mithali Raj is the Test and ODI captain of the women’s national cricket team and plays a very crucial role in the Indian batting department. Interestingly she occasionally also bowls right-arm leg-break. Raj is now the highest run-scorer in women’s international cricket.
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Mithali Raj’s Salary Per/match
|BCCI Salary Per year||₹ 30 Lakhs|
|ODI Match Salary||₹ 3.2 Lakhs|
|Test Match Salary||₹ 4.6 Lakhs|
Mithali is one most respected cricketers around the world and even male cricketers regard with utmost respect. She is an international celebrity and personality who everyone admires. She is associated with many endorsements. Many of the big companies have Mithali Raj as her brand ambassador and pays a good amount.
- Laver & Wood
- Rio Tinto’s American Diamonds
- Royal Challenge
- American Tourister
- Allen Solly
- So Good
- NexGen Fitness Studio
- Fast&Up India
Mithali Raj Car Collection
Unlike other cricketers, Mithali Raj is not a fan of luxury items and cars. According to media reports, she only owns one luxury car which is a BMW and estimated to be worth ₹2.2 crores.
|Brand||Model||Price (in rupees)|
|Honda||Honda Accord||₹35 Lakhs|
|Renault||Renault Duster||₹8.49 Lakhs|
Mithali Raj’s Social media
Being a sports celebrity she has a major fan following of more than a million. She is also a very famous international sports celebrity which makes her reach even more of the sports enthusiasts. Mithali Raj also makes around ₹50 Lakhs from her social media.
|1.5 Million Followers|
|4.5 Million Followers|
Awards received by Mithali Raj
Mithali Raj has got herself millions of cash prizes and prizes from her nation. She has also received many major sports prizes like :
- Arjuna Award
- Padma shri Award
- Youth sports icon of excellence Award
- Vogue Sportsperson of the year
- BBC 100 Women
- Wisden leading woman cricketer in the world
- Khel ratna Award
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Mithali Raj Favorite Things: Hobby, Friends etc.
|Favorite Cricketer||Sachin Tendulkar|
|Favorite Food||Rajasthani Food|
|Favorite Movie||MS Dhoni|
|Favorite Actor||Amitabh Bachchan|
|Favorite Actress||Shraddha Kapoor|
|Favorite Other Sport||Football|
|Favorite Football Team||FC Barcelona|
|Favorite Football Player||Lionel Messi|
Mithali Raj’s Affairs and Marriages
Mithali Raj is an inspirational figure for all the youngsters across the country, who want to become a cricketer. She has proved her excellence time and again on the cricket field but off field she is a very quiet and private person. She never opened about her personal life and in 2018, she revealed that she is happily single and had no plans of marrying in future.
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Stats of Mithali Raj career
Mithali Raj’s Controversy with cricket management
She was involved in a ugly controversy with the cricket management due to her attitude in the 2018 ICC women’s World T20 where India reached semi-finals under Harmanpreet’s captaincy. She accused the coach Ramesh Powar and BCCI COA member Diana Edulji in a letter to BCCI of Biasness and humiliation at not including her in the T20 world cup Semifinals.
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Biopic on Mithali Raj
A biopic on Mithali Raj’s career was announced in 2020 where Taapsee Pannu was announced as lead actress. Biopic was set to be released on 5 February 2021 but it got postponed due to a pandemic and there was no further news about her biopic’s new release date. The movie is reportedly currently under filming only.
Records of Mithali Raj
- Mithali was first Indian player to score 1000 runs in Women World Cup
- She holds record of second highest score in Women Tests (214 runs)
- She is only women to play international cricket for more than 20 years
- Mithali was first Indian to cross 2000 runs mark in WT20Is
- She is highest run-scorer of Women cricket
- She was first Indian woman to win Wisden cricketer award in 2015
Unknown Facts about Mithali Raj
- Mithali is known as “Lady Tendulkar”
- She was part of probables for 1997 World Cup when she was just 14 years old
- Her passion before cricket was dancing.
- She loved Bharatnatyam.
- If not a cricketer she would have gone for Civil Services.
- Till now, she has played five world cup tournaments.
- Tapsee Pannu is going to play her role in her biopic
- She is still unmarried
FAQs about Mithali Raj
Mithali Raj’s net worth is around ₹36 crores.
Her age is 39 years.
Biopic on Mithali Raj was announced which was set to be released in Feb 2021 but got postponed due to pandemic
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