According to the Boom Boom Afridi this is the list of the “Top 6 Highest Paid Cricketers in the World 2016”. And Shahid Afridi is the 6th highest paid cricketer in that list.
This report is based on ranking on the amount of the money the players received from cricket board.
According to the report, Pakistani batsmen, a huge of their income comes from playing T20 series.
Number 1 spot is for MS Dhoni takes $5.7 million from cricket board and $23 million from endorsements. Here is the Top 6 Highest Paid Cricketers in the World 2016:
1. MS Dhoni
Salary = $5.7m
Endorsements = $23m
Yearly Income = $28.7m