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This Painting Of Virat Kohli Was Sold For INR 2.40 Crore


Virat Kohli is one of the best batsmen in world cricket, across all three formats of the game. In the last 5 years, he has worked extremely hard and taken his game to a legendary level in international cricket. Kohli has also emerged as the most loved Indian cricketer and one of the most loved and respected cricketers in the world.

Recently, a Scottish-Indian entrepreneur Poonam Gupta bought a painting by Sasha Jaffrey depicting Kohli’s Indian Premier League (IPL) journey over 10 years for a whopping ₹2.4 crore. Gupta bought the painting during a charity dinner organised by the Virat Kohli foundation.


Artist Sasha Jaffrey has collaborated with the likes of David Beckham, M S Dhoni and Yuvraj Singh for their charities and pet causes.

Ms. Gupta, CEO of Scotland-based company PG Papers, said, “What I like about this young generation of Indian cricketers is that they are responsible and want to make a difference on and off the field. I am very connected to the cause taken up by Virat.”


“Slavery has no place in this world and we need to stand up and do our bit. I am glad Virat has come forward against this evil, and by buying this magnificent piece of art created by my favourite artist Sacha Jafri, I tick two boxes. I take a rare masterpiece home and also help this noble cause in my own way,” Ms. Gupta said.


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