|Source of earnings||Cricket, Endorsements|
|Career High Point||ICC cricketer of the year in 2018|
|Number of times on list since 2017||3|
(In Rs crore)
The Indian men's cricket captain continues to remain a prolific run scorer, notching up 826 runs in 13 Test innings and 1,054 ODI (One Day International) runs in 20 ODI outings in 2019. He currently occupies the top spot for ICC batting rankings in both Tests and ODIs. Kohli has also proved his mettle as a business-person. He endorses brands such as Uber, Audi, MRF, Manyavar and Tissot among others, while One8, a brand he co-created with Puma, has already crossed the Rs 100-crore revenue mark. His estimated earnings in 2019 are pegged at about Rs 253 crore.