According to the World Index, cricket great from Australia Adam Gilchrist is now the richest player in the sport. Gilchrist was listed as having a significant financial advantage over Sachin Tendulkar in the list of the top 10 richest cricketers, and the handle said that the former Australian star is worth over $380 million. Virat Kohli and Ricky Ponting took third and fourth positions, respectively, but many fans were taken aback by Gilchrist’s participation.
While there were numerous online arguments, Gilchrist chose to clear things up in his reply to The World Index’s tweet. Because the handle mentioned entrepreneur Adam Gilchrist’s personal worth, the cricketer clarified that it was a case of mistaken identity.
The businessman, who owns the F45 chain of fitness centers, has lately made headlines for expecting to make more than $500 million in 2022. His net worth significantly increased last year as a result of the company being listed on the New York Stock Exchange.
Top 10 Richest Cricketers In The World, 2023
1. Adam Gilchrist: $380m (estimated net worth)
2. Sachin Tendulkar: $170m
3. MS Dhoni: $115m
4. Virat Kohli: $112m
“A case of mistaken identity here folks. Unless of course my namesake who founded F45 played cricket, in which case it’s completely accurate #doyourresearch #fakenews #yasafesachin”.
A case of mistaken identity here folks. Unless of course my namesake who founded F45 played cricket, in which case it’s completely accurate 😂 #doyourresearch #fakenews #yasafesachin https://t.co/fZi1AotQjq
— Adam Gilchrist (@gilly381) March 15, 2023
The ironic hashtag “#yasafesachin” was included in Gilchrist’s tweet, as Tendulkar remains to be the richest cricket player in the world. Fans on numerous social media platforms praised Gilchrist for his prompt clarification on the subject as his post went viral very soon.