Virat Kohli Sponsorship, Endorsement Contracts & Earnings

Virat Kohli Sponsorship, Endorsement Contracts & Earnings: He is one of the best players in current time and also joined all time greats groups. Currently, He is only batsmen to be featured in top 3 rankings of all formats ODI, Tests, and T20.  His Source of Earnings includes Match fees, endorsements, IPL deal, BCCI Contract.

PUMA Endorsement Deal Signed:

Virat Kohli Sponsorship, Endorsement Contracts

One of the most marketable athletes in the world

He recently signed the biggest contract ever signed by any Cricket player in the world with PUMA of 110 Crore for 8 years. He joins the likes of footballers Oliver Giroud and Thierry Henry, and athletes Usain Bolt and Asafa Powell as the global ambassador for Puma.

As of now, He is the most popular choice from the Cricket world for endorsements. He has 17 brands in his bag for endorsements. Virat Kohli has 34 million fans on Facebook, 14 million followers on twitter and 10.4 million on Instagram. Currently, He is the most followed cricketer on social media.

Virat Kohli Earned a whopping sum of 134 crore INR in 2016 according to Forbes. He is no 1 ranked in Fame by Forbes. While his counterpart MS Dhoni earned Rs. 122 Cr in 2016 with Fame Rank 4 in 2016.

Here are the complete details of the Virat Kohli Sponsorship deals:

Virat Kohli Net Worth:

Total Net Worth: $20 million


This net worth includes earnings from Match Fees, BCCI Contracts being Grade A Players, Big IPL Contracts in Royal Challengers Bangalore Team, and Endorsements contracts with likes of Adidas, PUMA. He is also the co-owner of FC Goa in Indian Super League (ISL).

  • He is the highest paid cricketer in the world as of now.
  • Most endorsed cricket in the world with lucrative deals with MRF, Audi, Adidas, PepsiCo, Tissot and several local Indian brands
  • Expected to reach 100 Crore ($14.6 million) only from small endorsements.

IPL Contract with RCB:

  • Highest paid cricketer in Indian Premier League in 3 years in a row having contract of worth $2.5 million (Rs 15 crore)

Virat Kohli Salary from BCCI:

He is the Grade A player in BCCI contracts. All Grade A Players earn a hefty sum of $190,000 ( 1 Cr INR) yearly. HE receives match fees up to 5 Lakh for Tests, 3 Lakh for ODIs and 1.5 Lakh for t20 games.

Means he earns $2 million yearly in salary only with including 5 Crore INR as a bonus amount.

Virat Kohli Endorsement Brands:

He charges Rs 2 Crore per day for

1. PUMA:

Contract Value: 100 crore or $14.6 million
End Date: 2025

He has recently signed the biggest contract of his career and by any Indian cricket signed. This contract will run till near to end of his career in 2025.

“Kohli signs contracts for about 3 days with per day charge of Rs 2 crore, equivalent to cricket legend, Sachin. Brands utilizes those three days in photo shoots, press briefings along with other appearances,” said a brand consultant who negotiates with Kohli’s brand manager on behalf of advertisers.

BCCI Central Contract$190,000 a year guaranteed plus $8,000 per match fee. Indian team usually play around 30 to 40 matches per year that take his earnings from BCCI to over $400,000 easily. plus performance bonuses, in his case a lot.$500,000
IPL ContractRoyal Challenger Bangalore retained Kohli with a record fee of $2.5 million for 2017 season.  Nobody earns anywhere close to this amount in world cricket.$2.5 million
EndorsementsKohli management has two types of endorsement options. A. 3-day contract (Rs. 2 crore daily) B. yearly contract (Rs. 10 crores)
ADIDAS Kohli signed a yearly deal with Adidas back in 2013 worth $1.4 million a year (Rs 10 crores)$1.4 million
MRF Rs. 8 crores a year ($1.16 million a year)$1.16 million
PepsiCOAnother Rs 8 crore ( $1.16 million a year) a deal with Pepsi now see him partner Ranbir Kapoor as brand ambassador.
AudiAudi also signed an undisclosed deal with Kohli which is sure to be over million a year plus include 1 top level car to Kohli every year.$1 million
Tissot Swiss watchmaker Tissot also has an endorsement deal with Kohli but financial details are not disclosed.$1 million (approx)
Others (local Indian Brands)Kohli has as many as 15 endorsements deals with local Indian brands where he charges around Rs. 2 crores for three-day promotions. Vicks, Boost, USL, TVS, Smaash, Nitesh Estate, Herbalife, and Colgate among many others.
According to Indian marketing firm Kohli will be making around Rs. 100 crores ($14.6 million) combined from all national and international endorsement deals in 2017.$10 million
TOTAL YEARLY INCOME So taking into account both his professional deals with BCCI & RCB and his lucrative endorsement deals Kohli is expected to clear around $20 million in 2017 in total income.$20 million

Other Contacts:

He has also signed deals with Cinthol Deo, Reebok, Godrej, Head & shoulders and Nestle India.

Previously he had signed 3 year deal with Adidas worth 10 Crore of $1.5 million which was canceled this year with mutual discussion.

Indian cricket star Virat Kohli has agreed a personal endorsement deal with Indian fashion label Manyavar.

Virat Kohli is Many Company Brand Ambassador list like Adidas, Toyota, Boost Drink, BSF (Border Security Force), Celkon Mobiles, Clear Shampoo, Cinthol, Herbalife Products, Munch, Fastrack, Nike, Red Chief Shoes, Sangam Clothing, TVS, Fair and Lovely, Pepesi Ad, Flying Machine Ad.