Virat Kohli (Virat kohli), one of the world's greatest cricketers, earned $ 25 million (about Rs 1.8 billion) last year, which he has increased considerably.
Edited By Tarun Vats | Agencies | Updated: 30 May 2020, 03:02:00 PM IST
- Kohli the only Indian in Forbes 2020 list of highest-grossing players in the world
- Virat is 66th in this list of 100 players, last year he was number 100
- Famous Indian cricketer earned $ 2.4 million from 'King Kohli' with publicity and 'Brand Endorsement'
- Veteran tennis player Roger Federer tops the list with earnings of over Rs 800 crore.
Team India's captain Virat Kohli is the only Indian in Forbes' 2020 list of the highest-grossing players in the world, with a total earnings of $ 26 million (Rs 1.9 billion). Virat, ranked among the world's greatest cricketers, occupies 66th position in this list of 100 players. He was 100th last year and 83rd in 2018.
'King Kohli' has earned $ 2.4 million from promotions and 'brand endorsement' while he has earned $ 2 million from salary and prize money. Last year, he earned $ 25 million, while in 2018 he earned $ 24 million.
Tennis giants and 20 Grand Slam winners Roger Federer ranked first in the list of highest-grossing players in 2020, with earnings of around $ 106.3 million (over Rs 800 crore). The Swiss veteran is the first tennis player to top this list since 1990.
Because of this, Federer became number one
Forbes lists footballers Cristiano Ronaldo ($ 105 million), Lionel Messi ($ 104 million), Neymar ($ 95.5 million) and American basketball player LeBron James ($ 88.2 million) in the top-5 list released on Friday. .