The cricketers earning the most annually.
Compared to American football, baseball and football, cricketers earn a fairly modest wage, although the introduction of the IPL has seen some stars rake in huge fees.
Here are the top 10 highest paid cricketers in the world:
10. Rohit Sharma – annual earnings: £1.4m
The first of many Indians on this list, the Mumbai Indians batsman proves that the IPL is where cricketers can make their fortune.