We like to watch our favorite players, but have you think that what price they charged for playing the games. There are athletes who earned billions only through their well-played games. They built their name all over the world by playing games. Wee all are love to watch our favorite players in the match whether it is a cricket match or a football match.
In our today’s article, we are talking about those richest athletes who are earning a name as well as income by their game.
Top 10 Richest Athletes in the world
1. Ion Tiriac:
Ion Tiriac is a very famous and professional player of Hockey and Tennis, who earned $2 billion by his well-played games. He is one of the richest athletes in the world. He is now the owner of the Mutua Madrid Open Tennis Tournament.
2. Tiger Woods:
Tiger Woods is a famous American player of Golf, his father was also playing golf so he learned the art of playing it from his father. He is awarded President Medal of Freedom by President Donald Trump in 2019. His total net worth is $800 million.
3. Micheal Jordan:
Micheal Jordan is an American basketball player and is the principal of the National Basketball Association. He also played as a coach for the basketball team. He is awarded President Medal of Freedom I 2016. His total net worth is $1.9 billion.
4. Micheal Schumacher:
Micheal Schumacher is a racing driver in German, who is now retired. He is the among the most successful racing driver in history. In 1994, he won the Formula One World Championship. His total net worth is $600 million.
5. Magic Johnson:
Magic Johnson is a retired American player in basketball. He is now the president of the National Basketball Association. He played as a point guard in 13 seasons, in 1991 he announced that he is infected with HIV, but he returned in 1992. His total net worth is $600 million.
6. Roger Staubach:
Roger Staubach is an American football player, who is played in National Football League for ten years. He is become two time champion in Super Bowl Championship played in National Football League. His total net worth is $600 million.
7. Floyd Mayweather:
Floyd Mayweather is a champion in boxing belongs to America. He has an undefeated record in his whole career, still his retirement. He received Fighter of the Year Awards and many more. His total net worth is $565 million.
8. Vince McMahon:
Vince McMahon is one of the richest athletes in the world with a total net worth of $2.2 billion. He is an American professional wrestler, who received many big achievements during his career. He is now the chairman and CEO of WWE.
9. Kobe Bryant:
Kobe Bryant is an American basketball player, who has a net worth of $500 million. He is played is National Basketball League with the Los Angle Lakers for 20 seasons. He is died in 20 January,2020 in a helicopter crash. It was a very tragic incident.
10. LeBron James:
LeBron James is an American basketball player, he also played in National Basketball Association with Los Angels Lakers. His total net worth is $480 million. He established the LeBron James Family Foundation in 2004, to help the children of single-parent.