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Virat Kohli becomes the only cricketer to feature in Forbes’ top hundred highest-paid athletes list

The Forbes has released a new list of top hundred highest-paid athletes in which Virat Kohli has become the only cricketer to be featured in. The Indian skipper has occupied 66th rank in Forbes list.

Virat has earned an aggregate of $26 Million around last twelve months out of which, $2 Million belong to his rewards and winnings.

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.

Virat Kohli becomes the only cricketer to feature in Forbes’ top hundred highest-paid athletes list

It is very surprising to see that Virat Kohli has jumped as many as 30 positions to feature at 66th spot of the top hundred highest-paid athletes in the newly released list.

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Zainab Shafiq

Zainab Shafiq is the content writer working for different sports websites covering the news from domestic to international levels.

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