‘It’s time for Celebration’, as Virat Kohli becomes the first Indian Batsman to cross 100 Million followers on Instagram. The right handed batsman is also the first cricketer in the world to achieve this milestone & the ICC took to the social media to welcome Kohli into an elite club of 100 million that features football stars like Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi and Neymar, among other celebrities.
After Kohli, Priyanka Chopra is the most followed Indian celebrity on Instagram with over 60 Million of followers. Apart from Instagram Kohli also has a huge fan following on other social media platforms like Twitter & faxcebook. He has 40.8 Million followers on Twitter while over 36 million likes on facebook.
Portugal & Juventus Star Cristiano Ronaldo is the most followed sports person on Instagram with over 266 million followers. He is followed by famous Singer Ariana Grande who has about 224 million followers, while retired WWE superstar Dwayne Johnson is third on the list with 220 million followers.
Virat Kohli is currently in Ahmedabad with the entire Indian Cricket team as they are preparing for the fourth & the final test match against England starting from March 4. Virat Kohli became the most successful Indian captain on home ground & has been training hard ahead of the series decider final test.
Virat Kohli has also shared a picture with team India’s strength & conditioning Coaches Nick Webb & Soham Desai. Sharing the picture, Kohli wrote that the two of them make life hard for him in the gym but it helps him to give his best performance on the field. India is leading the test series with 2-1 & need to at least win or draw the fourth test against England to qualify for the final of the World Test Championship final.