Babar Azam’s Rising Net Worth as Pakistan’s Biggest Cricket Star

Babar Azam has rapidly become Pakistan cricket’s biggest superstar and most bankable player. His success on the field has translated into major financial rewards off it. According to estimates, the talented batsman has amassed a net worth of around $4 million US Dollars.

Azam’s value in the sport was evident when he was named captain of Pakistan’s ODI and T20I teams in 2019 and 2021, respectively. His ascent to the captaincy at just 26 years old highlighted his importance to Pakistani cricket.

The Lahore-born player’s net worth has skyrocketed thanks to lucrative salary contracts with the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB). As one of Pakistan’s elite players, Azam reportedly earns a monthly salary of PKR 850,000 from the PCB’s central contracts.

Pakistan Super League (PSL) contracts have also proven highly rewarding for Azam. As captain of the Karachi Kings franchise, he takes home a significant salary in the millions of rupees. Brand endorsements with companies like Oppo, Head & Shoulders, and Telenor add to his increasing wealth.

Azam’s consistent batting brilliance has made him hot property on the sponsorship front. In 2021, he reportedly earned over PKR 30 million just from PSL endorsements. With an average of over 45 in ODIs and 50 in T20Is, Azam is likely to keep cashing in through his performance.

While still only 27, Babar Azam has already built immense wealth for a Pakistani cricketer. His continued success as national captain and batting star will see his net worth figures continue rising. Azam is cementing his status as Pakistan’s cricket golden boy both on and off the field.