Highest-Paid Athletes over the Past Decade: Roger Federer 6th, then Nadal and Sharapova



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Highest-Paid Athletes over the Past Decade: Roger Federer 6th, then Nadal and Sharapova

Tennis - Roger Federer is the 6th in the list for highest paid athletes over the past decade. With $455 milion between prize money and sponsor deals, the Swiss is the 1st tennis player in the list. Rafael Nadal is 17th ($253 milion), and Maria Sharapova is 18th with $250 milion.

Forbes released only the list of the Top 20 athletes. 1. Tiger Woods - Golf - $845 (milion)
2. Floyd Mayweather - Boxe - $660
3. Kobe Bryant - Basket - $475
4. LeBron James - Basket - $472
5. Phil Mickelson - Golf - $468
6. Roger Federer - Tennis - $455
7.

David Beckham - Football - $441
8. Manny Pacquaio - Boxe - $432
9. Cristiano Ronaldo - Football - $407
10. Lionel Messi - Football - $350
11. Alex Rodriguez - Baseball - $291
12. Fernando Alonso - Formula 1 - $289
13. Dale Earnhardt, Jr.

- Nascae - $277
14. Valentino Rossi - MotoGP - $275
15. Derek Jeter -American baseball - $271
16. Kimi Raikkonen - Formula 1 - $261
17. Rafael Nadal - Tennis - $253
18. Maria Sharapova - Tennis - $250

19. Lewis Hamilton - Formula 1 - $246
20. Peyton Manning - American Football $243