Hardik Himanshu Pandya – who we have commonly known as Hardik Pandya, is a young and promising international cricket player from India. With his muscular physique and hard to miss peroxide highlights in hair along with his tattoos and that charming smile, he never fails to grab the spotlight of attention to himself.
Hardik Pandya was born in a small town called Choryasi in Surat, Gujarat on 11th October 1993. Hardik Pandya’s father Himanshu Pandya owned a very humble car finance business in Surat. Hardik Pandya and his brother Krunal Pandya, who is also an international cricketer, were enrolled to Kiran More’s cricket academy.
Hardik Pandya dropped out of school at ninth standard and chose to devote full attention to cricket. Subsequently, he was selected in junior-level cricket. However, after some years he was dropped from his age group’s state cricket team due to his “attitude problems”. Hardik Pandya later revealed that he was ‘just an expressive child’ who does not ‘like to hide his emotions’. Hardik Pandya is an all-rounder. He is a right-handed batsman, and his bowling style is right-arm fast-medium.
Hardik Pandya’s Net Worth
According to Forbes India, Hardik Pandya’s net worth is estimated to be nearly INR 60 Crores. Hardik Pandya’s net worth increased dramatically due to his great performances in the international cricket matches as well as the Indian Premier league. Hardik Pandya’s net worth also gets a huge advantage from the brand endorsements he makes.
|Year||Net Worth in USD||Net Worth In Indian Rupees||Earning in Indian Rupees|
|2020||$8 million||INR 60 crores.||INR 18 crores|
|2019||$5 million||INR 35 crores.||INR 25 crores|
|2018||$940000||INR 7 crores.||INR 28 crores|
|2017||$540000||INR 4 crores.||INR 3 crores|
Hardik Pandya Net Worth 2020
Hardik Pandya hailed from very financially weak family background. Hardik Pandya’s net worth has reached INR 60 crores in such little time. In the last year, Hardik Pandya’s net worth has increased by almost 50%. We can see from Hardik Pandya’s net worth and performance in the cricket matches is that he is one of the most promising Indian Cricketers of the new generation. Both in terms of Cricket and wealth.
|Net worth in 2020 ( in USD )||8 million USD|
|Net worth in 2020 ( In INR )||INR 60 Crores|
|IPL Salary||INR 11 Crores|
|BCCI Salary||INR 3 Crores|
|Brand Endorsements||INR 2 crores|
|Luxury Cars||INR 7 crores|
Hardik Pandya’s IPL Salary
Hardik Pandya’s net worth depends significantly on the salary he gets from the Indian Premier League (IPL) matches that he plays. He has earned at least INR 34 crores approximately from IPL matches. He plays for Mumbai Indians (owned by Mukesh Ambani, Nita Ambani and The reliance Industries under its 100% Subsidiary IndiaWin Sports) since 2015. See the detailed list of Hardik Pandya’s IPL salary.
|IPL 2020||INR 11 crore||Mumbai Indians|
|IPL 2019||INR 11 crore||Mumbai Indians|
|IPL 2018||INR 11 crore||Mumbai Indians|
|IPL 2017||INR 1900000||Mumbai Indians|
|IPL 2016||INR 1900000||Mumbai Indians|
|IPL 2015||INR 1900000||Mumbai Indians|
Hardik Pandya’s net worth is largely dependent on the number of cricket matches they are playing and how many matches they win. Apart from his IPL salary, he also gets a large sum of money from BCCI as a grade B cricket player, which means he earns INR 3 crores from BCCI per annum. He also earns a huge amount from brand endorsements.
|Net worth in 2020||INR 60 crores or 8 million USD|
|Yearly Income||18 crores approximately|
|Monthly income||INR 1.5 crores|
|Earning Sources||IPL, BCCI, Brand endorsements|
Hardik Pandya’s House
In Vadodara, Hardik Pandya and his brother Krunal Pandya bought a 6000 square feet penthouse where they reside with their family. This house cost them around INR 2 crores which contributed to Hardik Pandya’s net worth to a great extent. Designer Anuradha Aggarwal exclusively designed this house for Hardik Pandya.
Hardik Pandya Cars
Hardik Pandya has a hobby of spending a considerable amount of his net worth for buying luxury cars. He has a car collection worth of INR 7 crores that boasts of the Famous Mercedes AMG G63 to the humble Toyota Etios Sedan. See Hardik Pandya’s car collection.
|Car name||Car price in INR|
|Mercedes-AMG G63||INR 2.19 crores|
|Lamborghini Huracan EVO||INR 3.22 Crores|
|Land Rover Range Rover Sports||INR 70 Lakhs|
|Audi A6 35TDI||INR 52 lakhs|
|Toyota Etios Sedan||INR 8 lakhs|
Hardik Pandya Wife, Affairs, Family Members
Apart from worldly possessions, he also has a beautiful family with his wife Natasa Stankovic and his newborn son, Agastya. His family also consists of his elder brother, Krunal and their parents. Detailed information about Hardik Pandya’s family –
|Elder Brother||Krunal Pandya|
|Affairs||Lisha Sharma, Elli Avram, Urvashi Rautela, Shivani Dandekar, Parineeti Chopra, Esha Gupta|
Hardik Pandya Career Highlights
In IPL 2015, Hardik Pandya scored a thrashing 21 runs in just 8 balls and took three crucial catches for Mumbai Indians in a match against Chennai Super Kings. In this match, he was awarded man of the match and that was most certainly his first big step towards the spotlight.
After this match, Cricket god Sachin Tendulkar called him up and said that he would play for India in the next 18 months. This prophecy turned out to be true. Hardik Pandya was selected to play for India in the Asia Cup 2016 and The ICC World Twenty20 2016.
Controversies have never stayed away from Hardik Pandya. Especially after his distasteful comment on women in a talk show by Karan Johar, he faced a lot of criticisms from the netizens. He was also suspended by BCCI for a period. After a public apology, his suspension was lifted.
Hardik Pandya plays for Baroda in domestic cricket. In Indian Premier League (IPL), he plays for Mumbai Indians. Coming from an extremely humble background, Hardik Pandya has struggled a lot from a very tender age to achieve the success he tastes now.
Originally posted on December 5, 2020 @ 12:45 pm