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Virat Kohli scores another goal, goes past Messi in the Forbes Rich List of Athletes

Milestones and Kohli go hand in hand and he achieves milestones like he’s simply going for a stroll. Virat Kohli is growing in both, fame and form with each passing day. His game is getting better and better and his fame is radiating and bouncing everywhere. Achievements have started to feel pretty inferior to Virat’s aura.

 

What did Virat Kohli achieve now?

Here comes one more achievement to the stalwart batsman’s kitty albeit this time, the achievement in off the field. In the first game of the ongoing ODI series with the Kiwis Virat Kohli surpassed the former Aussie skipper, Ponting to become the second in the list of most ODI hundreds and now he has outnumbered another sports legend but this time from the world of soccer. Messi has been surpassed by Kohli!

Virat Kohli has gone pas Lionel Messi in the Forbes list of the highest paid athletes in the world. Virat’s sporting brand value has surpassed that of the Argentina’s favourite soccer star in the list released by Forbes.

 

Kohli 7th and Messi 9th

Virat Kholi has escalated to the 7th postion in the list of the highest paid athletes of the wolrd with a net worth of USD 14.5 million while the Barcelona star is at the 9th spot. Messi’s net worth stands at USD 13.5 million and who would have ever thought that any Indian athlete would ever challenge Messi in the brand value stature?

 

This shows you how quickly Virat Kohli is rising not just as a cricketer but also in terms of brand value and from here we only see the Indian captain going up. Kudos Kohli! You make India proud and we love you for that. We would soon going Kohli even going higher in the list because Virat Kohli always likes to be at the pinnacle of things.

 

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