The meaning of Virat for Indians and cricket fans is majestic! Slaying cricket and anti-cricket fans with his smashing records, Virat Kohli has won millions of hearts in last few years. Today, the cricket legend turns 29 and it is surely a celebration for all the Viratians around the world. Virat Kohli is not only recognized by his cricket records but he has emerged to be the most expensive athlete in the world. Virat Kohli has now emerged more valuable than Lionel Messi. The captain who earlier charged Rs 2.5 crore and Rs 4 crore a day has now increased his fee to Rs. 5 crores. According to the reports, it is said that apart from the fees hike, Virat has many confidential clauses included in the advertising or product endorsing contracts.
Virat’s fan following is not only limited to India, but he has emerged to be the king throughout the world. All the way from UK, US and other western countries, Virat has garnered love and respect from his fans. With millions of followers on Instagram, Mr. Kohli is one among the highest following Indian cricketer.
Also Read: You Will Be Shocked To Know The Price Of Water Which Virat Kohli DrinksApart from the advertising, Virat Kohli makes a hell lot of money through posting pictures on his Instagram post. Instagram is a platform where most of the celebs make money just for endorsing the brand and posting a picture with it. With a high number of fan following, Virat Kohli is one among those who mint crores of rupees through endorsing products on the Instagram platform.
With a total of 16 million fans on Instagram, Virat Kohli earns Rs. 3.2 Crore per Instagram post! Yes, you heard it right! This young man has been making Rs. 3.2 crores per sponsored post on this popular platform. The ultimate youth icon makes sure he promotes brands and goods for millennials. According to the Forbes, Virat Kohli has now named as the most expensive Indian athlete.