Virat Kohli, ranked 100th, remains the sole Indian in the Forbes list of world’s highest-paid athletes with estimated annual earnings of $25 million. The list is headed by Barcelona and Argentina football superstar Lionel Messi.
Source: The Hindu
Static/Current Takeaways Important For LIC AAO/ADO Mains 2019:
- FORBES: Forbes is an American business magazine.
- Virat Kohli: Captain of Indian Cricket Team in all the three formats.
- ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: It is the 12th edition of the Cricket World Cup being hosted by England and Wales.