Virat Kohli top Indian earner on Instagram Richlist, earns INR 5 crore for a post

While footballer Cristiano Ronaldo tops the list, he is followed by WWE star and Hollywood fame Dwayne Johnson.

Saurabh Ganguly Author

Updated - 2 July 2021 4:06 pm

Indian skipper Virat Kohli is as flamboyant as one can get. Not only can his presence be intimidating for the opposition, his class with the bat and on the field is parallel to none. And now it is his off the field achievement in which yet again he has topped. Notably, King Kohli has emerged as the top Indian earner through his Instagram posts as per the latest HopperHQ’s 2021 “Instagram Richlist.”

While footballer Cristiano Ronaldo tops the list, he is followed by WWE star and Hollywood fame Dwayne Johnson. At number three on this list of celebs is pop singer Adrian Grande. However, when it comes to Indians, only one person features in the Top 20 and it is the Indian men’s cricket team and the Royal Challengers Bangalore captain.

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Kohli is placed at the 19th spot, managing to earn a whopping INR 5 crore through a single Instagram post. The other Indian who is on this list is actor Priyanka Chopra who is placed at the 27th position, earning INR 3 crore per post. Among sportspersons, Lionel Messi and Neymar Jr also make it to the list while the Argentinian makes INR 8.6 crore, the Brazilian star gets INR 6.1 crore per post.

Although there are no other Indian cricketers in this list of 395 celebrities, three South African cricket stars- AB de Villiers, Faf du Plessis and Dale Steyn feature on the list.