Apart from them, Indian cricket skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni is the richest sportsperson in India. Dhoni earned an estimated Rs 135.16 crore in the period between October 2011 and September 2012 which tops him among the Indian sportsperson.
Defeating Dabangg Salman Khan, superstar Shahrukh Khan has topped the inaugural Forbes India Celebrity 100 list. Shahrukh’s earning estimated by Forbes India is Rs 202.8 crore in the period between October 2011 and September 2012. On the other hand, Salman’s earnings are estimated at Rs 144.2 crore. As per the sources, while King Khan hails at top while Salman is at the second spot. SRK will also grace the cover page of the business magazine – Forbes.