Shardul Thakur is an Indian cricketer. Shardul started his career as a Right-arm medium- fast bowler, but over the years he became for of an all rounder for Indian National Team. Shardul has shown consistency in his performance and thus he got a promotion in his BCCI contract.
In past he was bounded to BCCI with a C grade contract which will be upgraded to B grade in coming days. Day by day Shardul has become the part and parcel of the Indian Cricket Team. In 2021 Shardul Thakur’s net worth is estimated approximately INR 36 crores or 5 million USD.
Shardul started his IPL career back in 2014with the team called ‘Kings XI Punjab’ and they offered him contract of paying INR 20 lakhs for each season. This contract stayed for three years. In 2017 Shardul Thakur joined ‘Rising Pune Supergiant’ and they also paid him INR 20 lakhs for that season.
In 2018 he joined ‘Chennai Super Kings’ and they started to pay him INR 2 crore and 60 lakhs for each season. This contract is active till date. Shardul is a key palyer for ‘Chennai Super Kings’ so it is possible that they offer him a new contract with higher pay scale in near future.
BCCI offered Shardul a new B grade contract as he has shown some very good form in recent times. Shardul was in the C grade contract list before. As he has been elevated to B grade contract, he will receive INR 3 crores annually from BCCI. He will also get the match fees as per match.
For each Test Match he will get INR 15 lakhs, INR 6 lakhs for each ODI and INR 3 lakhs for each T20. Shardul also has some brand endorsements in his pocket. His annual income is around 5 crores and his monthly income is more than INR 40 lakhs. In February 2020 shardul has signed a contract with ‘Tata Power Limited’ which made him the brand ambassador of this company.