top of page


Updated: Mar 5, 2022


The King of the Indian cricket team, Virat Kohli is the highest earning cricketer in the world. According to Forbes’ ‘World's 100 most highly paid sportsmen in the year 2021’ list,

According to the report, the Delhi-born made $4 million from his salary as a cricketer, while playing for the national senior team and the Indian Premier League franchise, Royal Challengers Bangalore.

Here’s a look at the top five sources of income for Virat Kohli other than his cricketing salary:


The Biggest brand that Virat Kohli owns the shares of, Wrogn is a company known to produce graphic T-shirts, shirts and denim jackets. It was founded by Anjana Reddy, Universal Sportsbiz Pvt Ltd.

The youth fashion platform was founded by Anjana Reddy, Universal Sportsbiz Pvt Ltd and Indian master blaster Sachin Tendulkar is a co-investor as well.


In association with the sports brand Puma, Virat Kohli co-founded One8 which brought business worth Rs. 100 crore within a year of its inception from selling luxury footwear, athleisure and performance apparel online.

3. Goa FC

Goa FC turned out to be the first investment Virat Kohli made as a businessman when he was just 25-years-old. Led by his passion for football and the opportunity to step into the relatively unexplored field of football leagues back then. Kohli became a co-owner of Indian Super League franchise in a heartbeat.

4. Sport Convo: