Kohli@ 2 and Sindhu@ 20 – Positions of Indian Sports Celebrities in the Forbes list

by | Dec 6, 2018

Cricket once again proved to be an expensive game looking at the Forbes list of highest paid Indian celebrities 2018. Virat Kohli the Indian skipper earned Rs 228.09 crores at number 2 position. Salman Khan the movie actor tops the list with earnings of Rs 253.25 crores. The sensational badminton player PV Sindhu earned Rs 36.5 crores and gets the 20th spot.
The survey of Top 100 Forbes list of highest paid Indian celebrities 2018 was conducted between the period October 1st, 2017 to September 30th, 2018. 21 Sports personalities are listed in the Forbes list, out of which 14 members are cricketers.
Virat Kohli, MS Dhoni, and Sachin Tendulkar featured in the top 10. MS Dhoni (Rs 101.77 crores) at 5th place and Sachin Tendulkar (Rs 80 crores) at 9th. In Badminton after Sindhu, it is Saina Nehwal with Rs 16.54 crores at 58th position.