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Who is the 1st Cricketer to reach 100 mn followers on Instagram?

Virat Kohli
Virat Kohli- Image Source: News18

Indian captain Virat Kohli has become the first cricketer, first Indian and first Asian to reach 100 million followers on the social networking platform Instagram.

The 32-year-old is now the fourth-most followed sportsperson on the popular social media platform which is owned by Facebook.

The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Monday announced the new landmark for Kohli on Twitter, and wrote: “Virat Kohli – the first cricket star to hit 100 million followers on Instagram.”

Apart from Instagram, Kohli also has a massive fan-following on other social media platforms like Twitter and Facebook. As of now, he has 40.8 million followers on Twitter, while has over 36 million on Facebook.