Top 10 Most Followed Cricketers on Instagram

RankCricketer NameFollowersCountry
1Virat Kohli147 MillionIndia
2MS Dhoni34.6 Million India
3Sachin Tendulkar31 Million India
4Rohit Sharma20.1 Million India
5Hardik Pandya19.1 Million India
6Suresh Raina17.1 Million India
7AB DE Villiers15 MillionSouth Africa
8Yuvraj Singh11.6 Million India
9KL Rahul10.6 Million India
10Virender Sehwag6.5 Million India

This list is updated on 26th August 2021, so the followers and rankings may differ by the time you’re reading this article but I will try to keep this article updated from time to time.

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1. Virat Kohli – 147 Million Followers

Virat Kohli is Dominating Instagram Like anything, he is also the most followed Indian and Asian on Instagram, Currently, he is the fourth most followed athlete on Instagram, the first three positions are taken by the footballers Cristiano Ronaldo, Messi, and Neymar.

Right now, According to the stats on SocialBlade Virat Kohli is averaging 5,504,850 New Followers Every Month on his Profile this is better than the NBA champion LeBron James.

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Firstly I want to thank all our fans who came in huge numbers to support the team. You made it a memorable tournament for all of us and we felt the love showered upon the team for which we are very grateful. We are all disappointed and share the same emotions as you. We gave everything we had. Have to accept this and move forward. Jai hind ??

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2. MS Dhoni – 34.6 Million Followers

MS Dhoni is the Second most-followed Cricketer on Instagram, Although this Legendary cricketer has declared his retirement from International Cricket and is barely active on Instagram or Social Media he is averaging 1.1 million new followers every month on his profile.

Dhoni won the 2011 Cricket World Cup, 2007 T20 World Cup and 2013 Champions Trophy for Indian Cricket Team when he was captain and he is often regarded as the greatest captain of Indian Cricket.

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An honour to get the Padma Bhushan and receiving it in Uniform increases the excitement ten folds.thanks to all the Men and Women in Uniform and their families for the Sacrifices they make so that all of us could enjoy our Constitutional Rights.Jai Hind

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3. Sachin Tendulkar – 31 Million Followers

Sachin Tendulkar is averaging 829,000 New Followers Every month on his Profile (this is a low average number compared to MS Dhoni, also the third-best Followers average for any Cricketer on Instagram leaving Virat Kohli and Dhoni).

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Humbled and happy to be inducted into the @ICC Cricket Hall of Fame. A lot of people have contributed towards helping me become who I am today. A big thank you to my family, friends & fans across the globe for the love & support. Congratulations to Cathryn Fitzpatrick & Allan Donald. #ICCHallOfFame #Repost @icc • • • • • • Highest run-scorer in the history of Test cricket ✅ Highest run-scorer in the history of ODI cricket ✅ Scorer of 100 international centuries ? The term ‘legend’ doesn’t do him justice. Sachin Tendulkar is the latest inductee into the ICC Hall Of Fame. #ICCHallOfFame #lovecricket #cricket

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4. Rohit Sharma – 20.1 Million Followers

Rohit Sharma is the 4th most followed Cricketer on Instagram and he is averaging 300,000 new followers every month on his profile.

Rohit Sharma often called by the name Hitman is the skipper of the most successful IPL franchise Mumbai Indians, Rohit led Mumbai Indians to a record 5-time victory in the Indian Premier League.

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I don’t just walk out for my Team. I walk out, for my country.

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5. Hardik Pandya – 19.1 Million Followers

Hardik Pandya is the 5th most-followed Cricketer on Instagram, you can watch the mind-boggling pictures of Hardik Pandya in the Latest Fashion Outputs on his Instagram Feed.

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Always following me around ? Happy birthday Ishu baby ?❤

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6. Suresh Raina – 17.1 Million Followers

Suresh Raina is averaging 241,000 New Followers Every month on his Profile, if his profile statistics Continue like this he will be soon get knocked out of the top 6 list by Yuvraj Singh who is averaging 389,000 New Followers Every month on his profile & has over 10 million followers at the moment

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7. AB DE Villiers – 15 Million Followers

ABD is the only Non-Indian Cricket Player on the list. Perhaps most of his following is from India & this recently retired legend is averaging 356,000 New Followers Every month on his Profile.

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8. Yuvraj Singh – 11.6 Million Followers

Yuvraj Singh is the 8th most followed Cricketer on Instagram and he is averaging 389,000 new followers every month in his profile.

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Here’s my version of the #bottlecapchallenge . The challenge goes out to @brianlaraofficial @shikhardofficial @chrisgayle333 and @sachintendulkar who has to take this challenge as a left hander ?

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9. KL Rahul – 10.6 Million Followers

KL Rahul is the 9th most-followed cricketer on Instagram. The Punjab Kings skippers feed resembles similar to that of Hardik Pandya.

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10. Virender Sehwag – 6.5 Million Followers


Virender Sehwag is the 10th most-followed Cricketer on Instagram and Sehwag posts gives his fans a lot of entertainment He’ll be posting a lot of entertaining stuff on his profile.

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On this day 8 years ago, I scored a king pair vs England in Birmingham after flying for 2 days to reach England and fielding 188 overs. Unwillingly paid tribute to Aryabhatta 🙂 If there was zero chance of failure, what would you do ? If you have it figured, do that !

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