Cricketers who invested in Start-ups

By Abhinav Tyagi

MSD invested an undiscolsed amount in Cars24, a platform to buy and sell cars in 2019.

MS Dhoni - Cars24

Sachin, who is a brand ambassador for ed-tech company Unacademy, bought a minor stake in the firm in 2021.

Sachin Tendulkar - Unacademy

Virat Kohli owns a stake in clothing brand Wrogn, which also sponsors Royal Challengers Bangalore in IPL.

Virat Kohli - Wrogn

Indian cricketer Shikhar Dhawan has invested an undisclosed amount of funding in omnichannel snack brand TagZ Foods.

Shikhar Dhawan - Upstox

Surat based Men's apparel brand XYXX roped in KL Rahul as brand ambassador in 2022. The LSG skipper also bought an undisclosed stake in the company.

KL Rahul - XYXX

Mandhana invested an undisclosed sum in Gurugram-based ayurvedic start-up Neem Ayu in July 2022.

Smriti Mandhana - Neem Ayu

In April 2022, Mayank Agarwal started a new-innings when he invested in healthcare start-up Fullife, parent of sports nutrition brand Fast&Up.

Mayank Agarwal - Fullife

In October 2022, Anil Kumble funded an undisclosed amount in health insurance company Insurity.

Anil Kumble - Insurity

Pandya invested in food startup company Yu in April 2023.

Hardik Pandya - Yu