He’s been on the top of his game for quite some time now. But Indian skipper Virat Kohli has now started to showcase his talent & demand outside the sporting world by getting into forbes’ Top 10 most valuable athletes’ list. What’s more astonishing is that Kohli is ranked 7th, two places above one of the greatest footballers of all time, Lionel Messi. Kohli is the only cricketer to have made it to the list.
When he’s playing, he’s breaking records. When he’s not, he’s busy upping his reputation outside the sports arena with various commercials. Kohli’s net worth is estimated to be a whooping $14.5 million dollars. Roger Federer, arguably the greatest ever tennis player the world has ever seen, leads the list with an estimated cost of $37.2 million dollars. Basketball superstar Lebron James is second with $33.4 million. The list also inckudes superstar sportsmen like Cristiano Ronaldo, Tiger Woods, Usain Bolt etc.