Virat Kohli is widely regarded as one of the finest cricketers of the current era. He is affectionately referred to as “King Kohli” by many. Kohli, who is currently leading India’s pursuit of a home World Cup championship, turns 35 on November 5. Today is Kohli’s 35th birthday.
Kohli is one of the most followed persons on Instagram, with 262 million followers. The great cricketer has won several trophies, set numerous records, and has a large global fan following. Virat Kohli is not just one of the finest batters in the world, but he also has the most IPL runs.
Kohli has scored over 13,500 runs in One-Day International (ODI) games and over 8,600 runs in Test matches thus far. Kohli has 48 ODI hundreds, virtually matching his hero Sachin Tendulkar’s epic 49 centuries.
Virat Kohli’s net worth:
According to sources, the player has a remarkable net worth of more than 1,000 crore, ranking him among the top 100 richest athletes in the world. His major sources of revenue include cricket, social media endorsements, marketing collaborations, and corporations.
According to Sportskeeda, Virat Kohli will be the 61st highest-paid athlete in the world in 2022, with a net worth of $112 million (about Rs 927 crore). According to Forbes, he earned around Rs 279 crore. Only endorsement deals netted the batsman Rs 256 crore.
Kohli is paid Rs 7 crore per year by the BCCI under the “A+” deal. His IPL team, Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB), pays him Rs 15 crore every year. He receives Rs 15 lakh for each Test match, Rs 6 lakh for each ODI, and Rs 3 lakh for each T20 match.
Virat Kohli also owns a restaurant in Delhi and has made other business venture interests. He has invested in a number of start-up companies, including Sports Convo, MPL, Blue Tribe, and Universal Sportsbiz. He has ties to several well-known businesses and is claimed to charge between Rs 7.50 and Rs 10 crore for each brand endorsement.
Virat Kohli is a highly sought-after brand ambassador who has collaborated with several top businesses, solidifying his position as one of the most influential people in the area of brand endorsement. He has promoted products such as Myntra, Puma, Audi, HSBC India, Manyavar, Himalaya, and many others.
Virat Kohli’s luxurious properties:
Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli paid 19 crores for an Alibaigh home. Sussanne Khan designed
Virat Kohli’s automotive collection includes the Bentley Continental GT, Bentley Flying Spur, Audi R8 LMX Limited Edition, Audi R8 V10, and Audi A8L W12 Quattro, all of which are valued at millions of dollars.