Virat Kohli has already pocketed around Rs 40 crore from endorsements last year, and the figure is expected to be much higher next year.
All of 25, Indian vice captain, Virat Kohli has millions of ad world’s money riding on him. Earlier this year, he sealed a Rs 10-crore per annum deal with German sports goods giant Adidas and the three-year contract will see him endorsing the brand’s apparel and shoes.
After Sachin’s decision of hanging his boots and Mahi being at the wrong side of the 30s, Virat Kohli has already pocketed around Rs 40 crore from endorsements last year, and the figure is expected to be much higher next year.
The Delhi lad has already made a place for himself in the list of highest paid cricketers in India, following Sachin, Dhoni, Yuvraj and Dravid. Currently, he lends his face to 13 brands including Pepsi, Toyota and Cinthol deodorants and is one of the very few Cricketers who can act.
Let’s take a look at some of his most popular ads-
1. Unveiled: Virat Kohli as the face of Adidas
2. Making of the Clear shampoo ad with Anushka Sharma
3. Star Sports: Dil Mein Hindustan hai
4. Cinthol: Alive is awesome
5. Nestle Munch