Shikhar Dhawan Net Worth 2021: Income, Endorsements, Cars, Wages, Property, Affairs, Family

First Indian batsman to score a century before lunch of the first day in a Test match
Shikhar Dhawan Net Worth
NameShikhar Dhawan 
Age32 Years
Net Worth$13 Million 
Source of Incomes BCCI, IPL, Sponsorships, and Investments. 
Last UpdatedNovember 2021

Shikhar Dhawan is an Indian cricketer who plays international cricket for India as an opener. He is also a player of the Indian Premier League (IPL) team Delhi Capitals since  2017. He is a part of the Indian squad for the T20I cricket team and has played around 37 Tests, 127 ODIs, and 56 T20Is so far in his career spanning more than 7 years.

 He is one of the Indians with the most ODI runs (3,000+). He became the second-fastest Indian to score 4000 ODI runs in December 2017.

Shikhar Dhawan, often known as ‘Gabbar,’ has achieved huge popularity in his life and leads a luxurious lifestyle. His dedication and hard work secured him a position on the Indian squad, and he is now an example to many rookies. So, let’s take a look at Shikhar Dhawan’s net worth, which includes his BCCI salary, IPL salary, sponsorships, investment, house, and cars.

Shikhar Dhawan Net Worth 

Gabbar’s net worth as of November 2021 is a whopping $14 million (100 crore INR). Most of the income comes through BCCI’s salary, Indian Premier League, and his sponsorships. Let’s take a look at his earnings overview. 

BCCI Salary

Dhawan is one of the highest-paid cricketers of India. He is a grade “A” player and receives a salary of Rupees 5 Crore annually from BCCI. 

His per-match earnings are determined by the BCCI’s pay system.

Test Matches 15 Lakh INR
One Day International (ODI)6 Lakh INR
T20s3 Lakh INR

Match payments are given 50% to the players who are not in the starting XI.

Indian Premier League  (IPL)

Shikhar Dhawan started his IPL career in 2008. He was selected by Delhi Daredevils and later he played for many IPL teams. For now, he is a member of the Delhi Capitals team. He has earned over Rupees 70 Crore from his IPL salary alone.

Dhawan’s IPL salary by years:

YearSalary 
20215.2 Crore INR
20205.2 Crore INR
20195.2 Crore INR
20185.2 Crore INR
201712.5 Crore INR 
201612.5 Crore INR 
201512.5 Crore INR
201412.5 Crore INR
20131.3 Crore INR
20121.3 Crore INR
20111.3 Crore INR
20101.2 Crore INR
20091.2 Crore INR
20081.2 Crore INR

Shikhar Dhawan Brand Sponsorships 

Brand deal plays a significant role in his earnings. He has promoted many businesses and earned huge amounts of money. Dhawan has partnered with a number of companies, including Jio, Nerolac Paints, Mutual Funds Sahi Hai, GS Caltex, Dream 11, Zero Risque, Fever FM, DB Dixon, StanceBeam, Boat, IMG Reliance, Ariel India, Vedantu Learn, and V Star. He makes anywhere from Rupees 1-2 Crore every month from his sponsorships. 

Shikhar Dhawan Car Collection 

Shikhar Dhawan owns some of the luxurious and high-end cars. He recently bought a BMW M8 worth 2.8 Crore INR. His collection includes major brands like BMW, Audi, Range Rover etc.

BrandModelPrice
BMWBMW M82.8 Crore INR
AudiAudi A665 Lakh INR
Range Rover Range Rover Sports1.2 Crore INR
Mercedes Mercedes Benz C-Class 50 Lakh INR

Business and Investments 

Dhawan has some great investments in real estates and other ventures. Dhawan has put an unknown sum of money into the venture named SARVA, which also has Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez as shareholders. SARVA has raised almost $8 million in finance to date, according to an article in the TOI.

Shikhar Dhawan House

Shikhar has opulent homes in Mumbai, Delhi, and other cities around India; his Delhi home is valued at Rs. 6 crores in 2021. He owns a house in Clyde North, Australia, which is valued 6.7 crores, and he, his wife, and their three children live there whenever he travels for a long tour. Shikhar’s entire estate is valued at Rs. 13 crores.

Shikhar Dhawan Social Media 

Dhawan is a frequent user of social media. He uses Instagram and other social media platforms to share his photos, as well as fun videos and reels. With millions of followers, he has a big fan base. Shikhar also makes a lot of money by promoting brands on his social media accounts.

Instagram 9.4 Million Followers Click Here
Twitter 6.5 Million Followers Click Here
Facebook 11 Million Followers Click Here 

Marriage and Affairs 

Dhawan is currently divorced. His ex-wife Ayesha Mukherjee, former kickboxing champion gave a statement in the news. They both have 2 children. However, Dhawan never openly talked about his affairs and his girlfriend’s list is still unknown. 

Dhawan Family and Personal Info

Shikhar Dhawan was born on December 5, 1985, in Delhi, to Sunaina and Mahendra Pal Dhawan, who came from a Punjabi family. He finished his education at Meera Bagh’s St. Mark’s Senior Secondary Public School. He has been training at Sonnet Club since he was 12 years old, under the direction of coach Tarak Sinha.

In 2009, Dhawan married Ayesha Mukherjee, an amateur kickboxer from Melbourne, who he met in 2009. Shikhar Dhawan has lived in Clyde North with his family since 2015. Dhawan and Ayesha got separated in September 2021.

NameShikhar Dhawan 
Date Of Birth5 December 1985
Age35
Birth PlaceDelhi
FatherMahendra Dhawan
MotherSunaina Dhawan
Occupation Professional Cricketer
Horoscope Sagittarius 
Siblings Shrestha Dhawan (Younger Sister)
Test Debut14 March 2013,vs Australia 
T20 Debut4 June 2011, vs West Indies 
ODI Debut20 October 2010, vs Australia 
Net Worth100 Crore INR
Height5’9″
Nationality Indian

Favorite Things:  Hobbies, Friends etc.

Favorite Cricketer Batsman : Sachin Tendulkar Bowler : Starc
Favorite Food Butter Chicken
Favorite Movie Rocky 1976
Favorite Actor Sylvester Stallone and Aamir Khan
Favorite Actress Kareena Kapoor 
Favorite BookBlink by Malcolm 
Favorite BeverageVodka 
Favorite Destination Hawaii 
Favorite Football TeamManchester United 
Favorite Football Player Cristiano Ronaldo 
Favorite Ground Eden Gardens 
Best FriendRohit Sharma

Shikhar Dhawan Career Stats 

FormatMatchesRunsAverageStrike Rate
Test 34231540.666.9
ODI145610545.593.8
T2068175927.9126.4
IPL192578434.8136.6

Shikhar Dhawan Controversies 

When Shikhar Dhawan was on tour in Varanasi, India, he was involved in a controversy. During the bird flu outbreak, he posted a photo on social media of himself feeding a bird. The municipal officials in Varanasi reported the message to the police when it became viral.

He has made headlines because of the 13-year age gap between him and his ex-wife Ayesha Mukherjee.

Achievements of Shikhar Dhawan 

  • First Indian batsman to score a century before lunch of first day in a Test match
  • Fastest Indian batsman to reach 1000, 2000, 3000 ODI runs.
  • Highest run scorer of Asia Cup 2018.
  • Most runs in a calendar year (689 runs) in T20Is 

by a batsman (2018)

  • During IPL 2020 Dhawan became the first player in history of the league to score two consecutive centuries.
  • Arjuna Award Winner.

Unknown Facts about Shikhar Dhawan 

  • He is a huge fan of Sufi music, and his favourites are Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan and the Wadali brothers.
  • Harbhajan Singh introduced him to his wife, Ayesha Mukherji, over Facebook.
  • He began his cricket career as a wicket-keeper.
  • Dhawan scored 187 runs against Australia in Mohali in 2013, the greatest debut score by an Indian player.
  • His ex-wife Ayesha was already divorced and was a mother of 2 kids before she married Shikhar Dhawan. 
  • The athlete is a firm believer in in-depth analysis, and after each game, he writes down all he remembers about his performance and emotions.
  • Dhawan is a huge tattoo lover, he got his first tattoo at the age of 15.

FAQs about Shikhar Dhawan

Q. Does Shikhar Dhawan drink?

Yes, he drinks 

Q. What is the Net worth of Shikhar Dhawan?

He has a net worth of 100 Crore INR

Q. Did Shikhar and Ayesha get separated?

Yes, they both got divorced in September 2021.

Q. Who is Dhawan’s best friend?

Rohit Sharma and Yujvendra Chahal.

Q  What is the nickname of Shikhar Dhawan?

His nickname is ‘Gabbar’.

Jasvinder Singh
I am Jasvinder Singh, a content specialist editor at Kheltalk, who is a sports enthusiast. I try to cover every cricket game being played on the planet. For me, sports is not limited to just writing but also playing it on the field as well.
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