AB de Villiers’ record in IPL earnings .. Dhoni, Kohli, Rohit place in club

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Royal Challengers Bangalore power hitter ahead of IPL 2021 season AB de Villiers Owns a rare record. The RCB has announced that the 36-year-old South African batsman will be retained for the IPL 2021 season. With that, AB de Villiers, who is going to earn Rs 11 crore by playing in the IPL this year, will join the list of cricketers who have earned a total of Rs 100 crore in the IPL. So far, only Chennai Super Kings captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni, Royal Challengers Bangalore captain Virat Kohli and Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharma have earned Rs 100 crore through the IPL.

In the opening season of the IPL in 2008, AB de Villiers was paid Rs. Delhi Capitals (then Delhi Daredevils) bought it for Rs 1.2 crore. After that, the Delhi franchise continued to increase his price a little bit every year till 2010. He paid Rs 1.38 crore for the 2010 season. De Villiers was then auctioned off for Rs. Bangalore franchise bought for Rs 5.6 crore. From 2014 to 2017, Rs. Paid 9.5 crores. After that, RCB is paying Rs 11 crore from 2018. It is going to give Rs 11 crore to AB by retaining this year as well. In total, AB de Villiers is set to earn Rs 102 crore through the IPL this year. Overall .. AB de Villiers is the first foreign cricketer to achieve this feat.

Chennai Super Kings senior batsman Suresh Raina is also set to join the Rs 100 crore club this year. Chennai have retained Raina, who is out of the IPL 2020 season for personal reasons, this year. With that .. he got Rs. 11 crore will be paid by the Chennai franchise.