2013 probably saw the end of Viru's India career as he was dropped from the Test, ODI and T20 sides. He also had a quiet IPL season for the Delhi Daredevils. Perhaps he never fully recovered from his injury in 2011 and his lack of footwork was caught out. Besides, talents like Shikhar Dhawan have grabbed the opening slot in his absence. Nevertheless, long-term endorsement deals (like Italian sports apparel maker Fila) and his IPL contract generated sizeable income for Viru.
Fast Fact: ?Sehwag's 5-year deal with Sunil Gavaskar's Professional Management Group is reportedly worth Rs 100 crore.