Virat Kohli, the Indian full-time captain, has become the only cricketer to be featured in the newly released list by Forbes for the top hundred highest-paid athletes.
Virat has earned an estimate of $26 Million among which, $2 Million are the count of his rewards and winnings. It would have been more than glad to Indian Team seeing their skipper being the only cricketer to occur at the 66th spot of Forbes list.
Kohli, surprisingly, has jumped 30 spots in the newly released list on Friday.
Virat Kohli becomes the only cricket to feature in Forbes’ list of highest-paid top hundred athletes
However, Roger Federer, the notable name in the world of tennis, has become the top athlete who earns more than anyone. His worth in the last twelve months has been estimated as high as $106.3 Million. After him, the soccer stars, Christiano Ronaldo ($105 million), Messi ($104 million) and Neymar ($95.5 million) and American basketball player LeBron James ($88.2 million) are below Federer in the list.