The skipper of Indian cricket team, Virat Kohli has come a long way. He made his international debut in the year 2008 and today, he is the best batsmen in the world. He is one of the most successful cricketer in all the three formats of the game-ODIs, Tests and T20Is. Virat Kohli has racked up a number of records playing for Indian cricket team.
Virat Kohli is one of the most popular cricketer around the world, he has millions of fans all around the world who treats him as their role-model. He is also one of the most followed sportsman around the world on social media. He has 25.8 million and 23.2 million followers on Twitter and Instagram respectively.
He is very active on his social media and keeps his fans updated through his pictures and videos. According to reports, Virat Kohli is the top celebrity in India on the amount of money brands need to shell out for one sponsored Instagram post.
Virat Kohli gets a whopping USD 120,000, which is more than Floyd Mayweather, an American Professional boxer who has 20.7 million followers on his Instagram. Floyd earns up to 107,000 per post.
On the other hand, Christiano Ronaldo, one of the greats of football tops the list with earnings of USD 750,000, followed by Neymar of Brazil, who earns USD 600,000.
The Indian skipper is the 17th on the list and is above all the Indian celebrities. Virat Kohli is currently with the Indian cricket team on their tour to England and are all set for the upcoming series against England which will begin from August 1st.
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