Social media authority Hopper HQ just recently updated a star-studded list of top-earning athletes formulated on the amount they duly charge per Instagram post.
These Top 3 sportsmen are on top of their game with their excelling career and status. The two world famous stars of Football world unsurprisingly continue to rise and shine. While the other one and only athlete from India, Virat Kohli has gone on to take Indian sports on an eminent position.
Hop on to the list of Top 3 superstars below to learn the spot your dearest athlete landed on:
- Cristiano Ronaldo
Followers : 469M
Per post earning : 19 Cr (in rupees )
Portuguese professional footballer Cristiano Ronaldo who plays in the Premier League for Manchester United as a forward , as well Captains the Portugal National Team is making the highest amount of money which is 19 Cr (INR) from each sponsored post on Instagram. He is the most followed individual on the app with over 400 million followers. The renowned athlete is often regarded as one of the best in the world in his said sport and is also one of the most paid athletes worldwide.
- Lionel Messi
Followers : 351M
Per post earning : 14 Cr (in rupees)
Argentina’s professional footballer Lionel Messi who plays for Paris Saint-Germain(PSG) and Captains the Argentina national team is at the 2nd number in terms of earning most amount of income per Instagram post among sportspersons. Messi is regarded as one of the best players in the world likewise Ronaldo and is one of the most followed celebrities on Instagram. With the follower count of 350+ , he earns 14 Cr (INR) per sponsored Instagram Post.
- Virat Kohli
Followers : 209M
Per post earning : 8.69 Cr (in rupees)
The Former Indian Cricket Team captain Virat Kohli is the only Indian in the list of top earning celebrities for charging per Instagram Post. Kohli is considered as one of the best cricketers of all time and holds the massive superstar image in India and across the world. Virat Kohli has a huge fan following in India. King Kohli earns 8.69 Cr (INR) per sponsored Instagram Post and has attracted 200+ Million Followers on the app. He is overall the first Asian to have over 200 Million followers on Instagram.