Indian skipper Virat Kohli becomes first cricketer to hit 100 million followers on Instagram in 2021
Including one other feather to his illustrious cap, the captain of the Indian cricket group Virat Kohli turned the primary cricketer to hit 100 million followers on social networking platform Instagram on March 1, 2021.
Virat Kohli has joined Argentine Ahead Lionel Messi, Juventus Striker Cristiano Ronaldo, Hollywood actor and former pro-wrestler Dwayne ‘The Rock’, Neymar, American singer-songwriter Ariana Grande, and Beyonce in 100 million membership.
The Indian skipper is the fourth most adopted sportsperson on Instagram. Cristiano Ronaldo tops the record, amongst sportspersons, with the next of 266 million whereas the second place is acquired by Lionel Messi with 187 million followers on Fb-owned Instagram.
Virat Kohli – the primary cricket star to hit 100 million followers on Instagram 🎉 pic.twitter.com/HI1hTSbo8M
– ICC (@ICC)
March 1, 2021
Virat Kohli made his debut within the ODI format in August 2008. He holds the highest spot within the ODI batting rankings of the Worldwide Cricket Council- ICC. The captain has scored 12,040 runs in 251 ODIs at a mean of 59.31.
He has represented India in 90 check matches and has scored 7,490 runs with the very best of 254. In T20I format, he has performed 85 matches and has scored 2,928 runs at a strike fee of 138.43.
Large fan following on different social media platforms:
Virat Kohli, who had earlier turn out to be the primary Asian to achieve the next 75 million on Instagram is twentieth on the record of prime most adopted personalities on the platform.
Other than Instagram, he has an enormous fan following on different social media platforms akin to Fb and Twitter. As of now, he has 40.8 million followers on Twitter and over 36 million followers on Fb.
Prime-10 most adopted personalities on Instagram:-
|Cristiano Ronaldo||265 million|
|Ariana grande||224 million|
|Dwayne (the rock) johnson||220 million|
|Kylie jenner||218 million|
|Selena gomez||213 million|
|Kim kardashian||207 million|
|Lionel messi||187 million|
|Justin bieber||164 million|
|Kendall jenner||153 million|