Virat Kohli is arguably the best batsmen in the world and he is also one of the richest cricketer. Virat Kohli have fans, both from cricket fraternity and otherwise. His style of play make him special and has earned him a lost of respect.
Kohli tries to stay humble even though he crosses his line sometimes. Recently, Kohli posted a picture on Instagram from a photo shoot and captioned it, “Everyday is an opportunity to learn and grow. Stay humble.”
Indian cricketer Harbhajan Singh took a jibe at Kohli as he commented, “Everyday, there is an opportunity for you to make more and more $£.”
Recently, Kohli for the second time in a row was awarded the most engaging celebrity on Instagram. Kohli is also the only cricketer to feature on the Forbes list of world’s highest paid athletes. Kohli net income was estimated at 24 million dollars and he is ranked 83 in the world. Out of the 24 million, 4 million comes out from his salary and the remaining 20 million from brand endorsements.
Kohli plays for Royal Challengers Bangalore in the Indian Premier League and was retained by the franchise for a record payment. Kohli however has failed to deliver an IPL trophy to his team as they finished at the bottom of the table in IPL 2019.
Kohli will lead team India in World Cup 2019 that will take place in England and Wales. Under his captaincy, India won their first Test series in Australia earlier this year and became the first Asian team to do so.