In this brief article, we will take a look at Indian Cricket Team Captain Virat Kohli and his net worth family, his physical appearance like age, height, weight, and other information.
Virat Kohli Net Worth, Family, and Other Information
Name: Virat Kohli
Date of Birth: 5 November 1988
Place of Birth: Delhi
Virat Kohli Age: 32 Years
Virat Kohli Height: 1.75 m
Virat Kohli Height in Feet: 5 feet 7 inches
Virat Kohli Weight: 70 kgs
Current City: Mumbai, India
Virat Kohli Father: Late Prem Kohli
Virat Kohli Mother: Saroj Kohli
Virat Kohli Brother: Vikash Kohli
Virat Kohli Sister: Bhawana Kohli
Virat Kohli Wife: Anushka Sharma Kohli
National Team: Indian National Team
IPL Team: Royal Challengers Bangalore
Virat Kohli Net Worth: $120 Million
Virat Kohli was born on 5th November 1988 in Delhi, India. His age is 32 years as of 2020. He is the current captain of the Indian Team and IPL Team Royal Challengers Bangalore. Saroj Kohli is his mother and he has two siblings. Vikash Kohli is his elder brother and Bhawana Kohli is his elder sister. Famous Bollywood Actress Anushka Sharma is Virat Kohli’s wife. Virat Kolhi has a personal net worth of $120 Million. The net worth of Virat Kohli in rupees is ₹892 Crores.
Virat Kohli’s Family and Early Life
Virat Kohli was born in a Punjabi Hindu family on 5th November 1988 in Delhi. Virat Kohli’s father Prem Kohli was a Criminal Lawyer who passed away due to cardiac arrest on 19 December 2006 when Virat Kohli was just 18 years old. His mother Saroj Kohli is a housewife. Virat Kohli is the youngest child of Prem Kohli and Saroj Kohli. He has an elder sister named Bhawana Kohli and an elder brother named Vikash Kohli. Bhawana Kohli is married to Sanjay Dhingra and she has two children, Ayush Dhingra and Mehak Dhingra.
Virat Kohli’s elder brother Vikash Kohli is also a family man who is married to Chetna Kohli and he has a son named Aarav Kohli. Virat Kohli married famous Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma on 11 December 2017 in Tuscany, Italy. Their wedding was a private affair where only the family members and friends of Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma were invited. On 11 January 2021, Virat Kohli and his wife Anushka Sharma were blessed with a baby girl named Vamika Kohli. After the birth of her daughter Vamika, Virat Kohli is now blessed with a complete and happy family.
Virat Kolhi Height, Age, and other Physical Stats
The captain of the Indian National Cricket Team is one of the fittest cricket players in the world. His physical stats and fitness is the result of the dedication and hard work he puts in every day to maintain himself. At the age of 32, Virat Kohli is still one of the top batsmen globally and a player with a massive net worth because of his success. Let us have a look at the physical stats of Virat Kohli like his height, weight, and other measurements:
- Virat Kohli Height: 1.75 m
- Virat Kohli Height in Feet: 5 Feet 7 Inches
- Virat Kohli Weight: 154 lbs
- Weight in Kilogram: 70 kgs
- Biceps: 15 Inches
- Chest: 42 Inches
- Waist: 32 Inches
Virat Kohli Career and Stats
Virat Kohli started his career in October 2002 when he first played for the Delhi Under-15 Team in the Polly Umrigar Trophy. Later he was selected for the Delhi U-17 Team after his good performance for the U-15 Team. In 2005, the Delhi U-17 team won the Vijay Merchant Trophy, and Virat Kohli finished the tournament as the leading runscorer in the tournament.
Virat got selected for the Indian U-19 Squad in July 2006 for the England Tour. India went on to win the entire series Because of his impressive performance in the England Tour, he again got selected for the Indian U-19 team for their match against Pakistan.
Virat’s performance against Karnataka for his team Delhi came into the spotlight when he scored 90 runs. The match was important for him because while he was playing the match, his father Prem Kohli died due to a cardiac arrest. As soon as he was dismissed, he directly went to his father’s funeral. His coach appreciated his commitment to his team.
Virat Kohli made his international debut for the team India on August 18, 2008, against Sri Lanka. he got his chance to perform as the openers of the Indian team Sachin Tendulkar and Virender Sehwag was injured. Virat didn’t have a good start to his International Career as he just scored 12 runs in his first match against Sri Lanka. But later in the fourth match, he delivered an excellent knock of 54 runs which helped team India win the match. In 2011, Virat Kohli won the ICC World Cup with India.
Virat Kohli ODI Stats for Team India
Highest Score: 183
Half Centuries: 62
Virat Kohli Test Stats for Team India
Highest Score: 254
Half Centuries: 25
Virat Kohli T20 Stats for Team India
Highest Score: 94
Half Centuries: 28
Virat Kohli IPL Career
Royal Challengers Bangalore, IPL Franchise of Bangalore city bough Virat Kohli for $30,000 (₹22 Lakhs) in March 2008. Virat Kohli did his IPl debut on April 18, 2008, against Kolkata Knight Riders where he just made 1 run out of 5 balls and was dismissed by Ashok Dinda. Kolkata Knight Riders player Bredon McCullum played a memorable inning in that match by scoring 158 runs which is the second-highest score by any batsman after Chris Gayle’s 175 runs. Royal Challengers Bangalore bowled out at 82 runs while chasing a huge target of 222 runs set by Kolkata Knight Riders. Virat Kohli’s debut IPL season ended with a total of 165 runs in 12 innings where he averaged 15 runs with a strike rate of 105. Virat Kohli is the only active player who is still playing for the same franchise from the start of IPL in 2008. Virat Kohli is now the highest runs scorer in the IPL history with 6067 runs to his name.
Virat Kohli IPL stats with Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB)
Highest Score: 113
Half Centuries: 40
Virat Kohli Net Worth and Car Collection
Virat Kohli Net Worth
Cricketers in India are considered a celebrity by the fans of the sport. They live a lavish lifestyle with the help of the hefty cheques they receive from BCCI and IPL Franchise owners. Virat Kohli is one of the Indian Cricket Players with a big net worth. Being the Indian Cricket Team captain, Virat Kohli gets paid a big amount from the BCCI.
Virat Kohli as a Captain of the Indian Cricket Team and a well-known Indian Celebrity has gained multiple sources of income over the years. His income sources include salary from BCCI, salary from IPL Franchise Royal Challengers Bangalore, Brand Endorsements and Sponsorships, Instagram earnings, income from his Restaurants and Gym Chain, income from his sports brand One8 and his fashion brand Wrogn. All these income sources contribute to the $120 Million net worth of Virat Kohli.
Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma and Jasprit Bumrah come in the A+ grade of the Indian Squad who receives an annual salary of ₹7 Crores from BCCI. Other players of the Indian National Team comes in the A, B and C grade who receive an annual salary of ₹5 Crores, ₹3 Crores and ₹1 Crore respectively.
- Virat Kohli’s Test Match Fees: ₹15 Lakhs
- Virat Kohli’s ODI Match Fees: ₹6 Lakhs
- Virat Kohli’s T20 Match Fees: ₹3 Lakhs
In IPL 2021, Virat Kohli received a salary of ₹17 Crore from Royal Challengers Bangalore. Virat has earned a total of ₹150 Crores from the 13 seasons of IPL and is considered one of the expensive and valuable players in IPL history. The ₹7 Crore per year earning from the Indian Cricket Team and ₹17 Crore earning from IPL has added to the net worth of Virat Kohli. It is also rumored that famous tire brand MRF pays Virat Kohli a yearly sum of ₹3 Crore to put their sticker on his bat.
Virat Kohli also endorses many brands for which he is paid a good amount. Virat Kohli charges around ₹5 Crore for endorsing a brand. According to the 2020 Duff and Phelps Celebrity Brand Valuation Report, Virat Kohli is the top Indian Celebrity with the highest number of Brand Endorsements in 2020. Virat Kohli earned around $50 Million from all brand endorsements in 2020. In the race of Brand Endorsements, he has beaten celebrities like Akshay Kumar, Deepika Padukone, Amitabh Bachchan, Mahendra Singh Dhoni, etc. Virat Kohli’s brand valuation of $238 Million is the highest among all the celebrities in India. Here is a list of Brands Virat Kohli has endorsed over the years:
- Great Learning
- Google Duo
- Shyam Steel
- Amaze Batteries
- Hero Motocorp
- Too Yumm
- Muve Acoustics
- Chisel Gym
- Royal Challenge Beverage
- Boost Energy Drink
- American Tourister
- MRF Tyres
- Remit 2 India
Virat Kohli also earns from Instagram. He charges around ₹1.40 Crores per post on Instagram. All the earnings from Brand Endorsements and Instagram Posts have added up to the $120 Million net worth of Virat Kohli in 2020.
Virat Kohli is also an entrepreneur and businessman as he started his own brands. He has his own gym chain named Chisel which is located in every major city in India. he started his own fashion brand named Wrogn. Virat Kohli partnered with Puma and started his own sports brand named One8. Virat Kohli’s businesses pay him a great amount, which adds up to his net worth every year.
Virat Kohli Car Collection
Virat Kohli has an impressive car collection. He is very fond of Audi Cars so a maximum of the cars in his garage are Audi cars. Some of his Audi cars are Audi Q7, Audi RS5, Audi R8, Audi A8, Audi S5, and Audi Q8. Other cars of Virat include Bentley Continental GT, Bentley Flying Spurs, Lamborghini Gallardo, and Land Rover Vogue. His garage boasts of cars worth more than ₹18 Crores.