Yes you have hear it right! Virat Kohli on Monday becomes the first Indian to cross 100 million followers on Instagram. To thank his fans for helping him to achieve this milestone, Virat shared a video on Instagram which highlights some of his favorite posts on Instagram that also marks important landmarks of his life.
The video start with the words, “milestone achieved together”. “You have made this journey beautiful. Feeling blessed and grateful for all the love. Thank you,” Kohli captioned the post, and added “100 million #instafam”.
The video also features Virat’s childhood picture, a picture from his wedding day & one picture with his mother. The video also includes one gym photo. One picture with the Indian test team & a picture with his famous 87 year old fan whom Virat Kohli met during the 2019 World Cup. The video also features a picture of him receiving the Khel Ratna from President Ram Nath Kovind & concludes with Kohli in a stadium celebrating in front of fans.
Kohli is the first Indian have more than 100 million followers on Instagram & also the first cricketer to reach this desirable milestone. He joins an elite club which includes football superstars Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo and Neymar among other celebrities. Virat Kohli is currently in Ahmedabad ahead of the fourth & final test against England which will start on Wednesday. The upcoming fourth test match will be Virat Kohli’s 60th Test match as the Captain of the Indian team & soon he will equal MS Dhoni’s record of most number of test matches captained for India.