Virat Kohli’s brand value touches ₹174 crore
Cricket is considered as a ‘religion’ by many avid fans and there is no doubt that it’s the most-watched sport in India. It is not that easy to represent India as there is stiff competition already among the players.
If one has to play for India, he should possess a rich resume like the current squad of the Indian cricket team, they all have put loads of hard work to attain a respectable position.
They get paid handsomely and of course, they are known to lead a rich life. Besides earning in the international circuit, they also get tonnes of bonuses from the lucrative Indian Premier League.
Among all the Indian cricketers, Virat Kohli is the richest cricketer. He is arguably the most accomplished batsman across the formats in the modern era.
Besides being one of the distinguished batsmen and a good captain, he is a successful businessman and brand ambassador too. He was initially behind the likes of Sachin Tendulkar and MS Dhoni in earning money off the field.
Today, he is on top of the list. The Indian captain is the brand ambassador of over 23 products in the Indian market and is also a partner in a hotel chain.
From Audi to Flipkart, Virat Kohli is simply the star of brand endorsements. The following are the brand names Virat Kohli endorses. They are Audi, MRF, Pune, Uber, Too Yumm, Star, Vicks, Valvoline, Himalaya, Royal Challengers, American Tourister, Boost, Remit 2 India, Manyavar, Shyam Steel, Vitabiotics, Volini, Luminous, Hero, Colgate, Mobile Premier League, Google Duo and Flipkart.
As of June 2019, Virat Kohli has a staggering net worth of Rs 174 crore combined from his endorsements and match fee.
Virat Kohli is not just successful in the game of cricket but also in other business ventures too. He is earning more money through advertisements, endorsements and having more wealth means one can easily invest money in several other businesses too.
Kohli also owns a string of gyms under the name ‘Chisel’. He has also invested money in startups- ‘Stepathlon Kids’ and ‘Sports Convo’, wherein he is also a brand ambassador. Moreover, he has an e-commerce fashion brand ‘WROGN’.