Virat Kohli ahead of Conor McGregor, Mohamed Salah in Instagram Rich List

first_imgVirat Kohli ahead of Conor McGregor, Mohamed Salah in Instagram Rich ListCricket superstar Virat Kohli, who is already the only Indian in Forbes 2019 list of highest-paid athletes, earns close to $196.000 per post on Instagram.advertisement India Today Web Desk New DelhiJuly 24, 2019UPDATED: July 24, 2019 14:06 IST Virat Kohli is ninth on Instagram Rich List for sports in 2019 (Reuters Photo)HIGHLIGHTSVirat Kohli is 9th on the list with estimated earnings of $196,000 per Instagram postCristiano Ronaldo, Neymar and Lionel Messi hold the top 3 spotsRonda Rousey and Serena Williamson only women in top 16 of Instagram Rich List for sportsIndia cricket team captain Virat Kohli is among the top 10 in Instagram ‘Rich List’ for sports for 2019 that is headed by Juventus and Portugal superstar footballer Cristiano Ronaldo.Virat Kohli is ranked 9th in the Instagram Rich List for sportspersons and is ahead of the likes of Barcelona forward Luis Suarez, UFC great Conor McGregor, Liverpool star Mohamed Salah and boxing great Floyd Mayweather.Incidentally, Virat Kohli is the only cricketer in the top 16 of the sports list. The India captain, who is among the most-followed cricketers in the sport, is also the only cricketer in Forbes list of world’s highest-paid athletes for 2019. According to the Forbes 2019 list, Virat Kohli is estimated to earn $21m from endorsements and $4m from salary and winnings, taking his total tally to $25m for the last 12 months.Cristiano Ronaldo, according to HopperHQ — an Instagram scheduling tool — earns close to $975,000 per post while Virat Kohli earns $196,000 per Instagram post. Ronaldo is also 3rd on the overall list, only behind Kylie Jenner and Ariana Grande.Neymar has pipped Lionel Messi to be on the 2nd spot on the sportspersons list while former England and Manchester United football player, David Beckham holds the 4th spot. Basketball star LeBron James is at the fifth spot while Ronaldo Moreir, Gareth Bale and Zlatan Ibrahimovic occupy the next 3 spots.Former UFC star Ronda Rousey and tennis great Serena Williams are the only 2 women in the top 16 . Notably, Serena has been the only tennis player among the top 16.Instagram Rich List for Sports 2019 – Top 16advertisement1. Cristiano Ronaldo – $975,000 cost per post2. Neymar – $722,000 cost per post3. Lionel Messi – $648,000 per post4. David Beckham – $357,000 per post5. LeBron James – $272.000 per post6. Ronaldo Moreira – #256,000 per post7. Gareth Bale – $218.000 per post8. Zlatan Ibrahimovic – $200,000 per post9. Virat Kohli – $196,000 per post10. Luis Suarez – $184,000 per post11. Conor McGregor – $169,000 per post12. Mohamed Salah – $165,000 per post13. Stephen Curry – $142,000 per post14. Floyd Mayweather – $124,000 per post15. Ronda Rousey – $67,750 per post16. Serena Williams – $60,500 per postAlso See:For sports news, updates, live scores and cricket fixtures, log on to indiatoday.in/sports. Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter for Sports news, scores and updates.Get real-time alerts and all the news on your phone with the all-new India Today app. Download from Post your comment Do You Like This Story? Awesome! Now share the story Too bad. Tell us what you didn’t like in the comments Posted byAkshay Ramesh Tags :Follow Virat KohliFollow Instagram rich listFollow Cristiano RonaldoFollow Lionel MessiFollow LeBron JamesFollow Conor McGregorFollow Mohamed Salahlast_img read more