The extravaganza of the captain of the Indian cricket team glares its eyes even in the commercial sector. Kohli is about to become the highest earning sports person, surpassing MS Dhoni. Kohli has registered his name in the Forbes` 2018 list of the world`s highest paid athletes. He is currently at no 83 in the list overtaking athletes like Novak Djokovic and Sergio Aguero . Kohli has earned $24 million in 2018 and MS Dhoni in 2015 earned $31 million.
The 30 year old `family man` currently endorses 21 brands including Audi, Tissot, Puma Aomg the few.He might have become a Family man which least diminished fan`s interest about connecting with him.In a recent brawl in the social media about VK`s video on patriotism, his image did not show any downward movement and he is still a `brand`. According to Forbes $ 20 million comes from the endorsements and $ 4 million from salaries and prize money