Revealed: The Huge Amount Virat Kohli Charges For One Instagram Or Twitter Post
Virat Kohli is not only the one of the most popular and best cricketers in the world but is also arguably the most marketable cricketer on the planet. His unprecedented success on the field and his good looks have made him the blue eyed boy of the marketing world.
Last year, he was ranked as the seventh most marketable athlete in the world by London-based sports media company SportsPro. He was the only cricketer to make the top 10 was one of only two athletes from India to make the list.
The former India skipper's on-field success, his aggressive approach and never-say-die attitude, his highly appealing off-field persona and his immense popularity have played a key role in his rise as one of the most marketable athletes in the world.
How much does Virat Kohli charge for one Instagram post?
Thanks to his immense success, Virat Kohli charges a huge amount for endorsing any product on his social media accounts. As per Stock Gro, he has a net worth of Rs 1,050 crore, which is currently the highest among international cricketers. The report stated that Kohli endorses over 18 brands and charges a fee of Rs 7.50 to 10 crores annually for shooting one advertisement. He earns around Rs 175 crore from such brand endorsements.
Talking about the rate of endorsments on his social media accounts, the India batting superstar charges a whopping Rs 8.9 crore and Rs 2.5 crore per post on Instagram and Twitter, respectively. There are players who don't even get a contract from IPL franchises or their respective cricket boards that is worth more than what Kohli earns through one post on Instagram or Twitter.
The right-handed batsman also spends a lavish life. He has He has two houses, one in Mumbai that is worth Rs 34 crore and another one in Gurugram that is worth Rs 80 crore. kohli is also the owner of a range of luxury cars.