Know about Top 10 Richest Athletes in the World

  • Micheal Jordan: Micheal Jordan is known as MJ, who is a professional Basketball (NBA) player and a good businessman. He is the owner of Charlotte Hornets which is an American basketball team. He played 15 seasons of NBA game for the team Chicago Bulls and Washington Wizards. In a biography of NBA website it is written that “Micheal Jordan is the greatest basketball player”. According to Forbes magazine between June 2009 to June 2010 he was ranked 20th most powerful celebrity in the world. 
    • Net worth: $1.31 Billion according to Forbes.
    • Born: February 17, 1963 (age 54) (Brooklyn, New York).Micheal Jordan

      Micheal Jordan one of the top athlete

  • Vince McMahonVince McMahon is an American professional wrestler also working in many areas like an actor, film producer, wrestling promoter, commentator. Currently, Vince McMahon is working as CEO and chairman of WWE. Also,  is the father-in-law of “Paul “Triple H” Leveque (WWE executive/wrestler)”. Up to 2006, he had a $40Million mansion in Greenwich, a 12 Million penthouse in Manhattan and a $20 Million vacation home. He also dropped $750 Million after falling the stocks of WWE. 
    • Net worth: $1.3 Billion.
    • Born: August 24, 1945 (age 72) (Pinehurst, North Carolina, U.S.).Vince McMahon

      Vince McMahon one of the top athlete

  • Micheal Schumacher: Micheal Schumacher is a retired German racing driver, he raced for Benetton, Jordan Grand Prix and Ferrari in Formula One which is a World championship of single-seat auto racing. Micheal Schumacher is one of the only drivers who won seven Formula One world championship and in those seven he won five championships consecutively. He is “statistically the greatest driver the sport has ever seen”according to the official website of Formula One. In 2004 he was a highest paid athlete in the world with salary  $80 million. 
    • Net worth: $800 Million.
    • Born: 3 January 1969 (age 49) (Hürth, West Germany).Micheal Schumacher

      Micheal Schumacher is one of top athlete of the world

  • Tiger WoodsTiger Woods is an American professional golfer. He was the most successful golfer of all time. Throughout several years he was one of the highest paid athletes in the world. Tiger Woods has created and broken many of records in Golf. A record of being awarded eleven times with PGA Player of the year was made by him. Further, he won  Eighteen times World Golf Championship and Net worth between 1996 to 2007 was $769,440,709. According to Forbs Magazine, he was in the ninth rank of world’s highest-paid athletes. 
    • Net worth: $740 Million.
    • Born: December 30, 1975 (age 42) (Cypress, California).Tiger Woods

      Tiger Woods is one of the top athletes in the world

  • Roger Staubach: Roger Staubach is a quarterback player of football in NFL (National Football League). He named six times PRO BOWL in his NFL career of eleven years. He had been also served on U.S. Navy. He was Most Valuable Player of Super Bowl VI. 
    • Net worth: $600 Million.
    • Born: February 5, 1942 (age 75) (Cincinnati, Ohio).Roger Staubach

      Roger Staubach is one of the richest athletes in the world

  • Magic JohnsonMagic Johnson is a retired basketball player. Currently, he is basketball operational president of Los Angeles Lakers Teams of NBA(National Basketball Team). He won most valuable player in his rookie season during 1980. There are many achievements he got in his career like twelve All-Star Game, Nine NBA final appearance, Three awards of NBA MVP and many more. 
    • Net worth: $600 Million.
    • Born: August 14, 1959 (age 58) (Lansing, Michigan).Magic Johnson

      Magic Johnson is one of the richest athlete in the world

  • Junior BridgemanJunior Bridgeman is a Basketball player of America. He earns estimated $600 million. For reaching this level franchising was one of the major things of earning. He franchised over 160 Wandy’s restaurants and more than 120 chili’s restaurants. Mostly he plays the game for the team Milwaukee Bucks of NBA (National Basketball Association). Also, he devoted 12-years to NBA. 
    • Net worth: $600 Million.
    • Born: September 17, 1953 (age 64) (East Chicago, Indiana).Junior Bridgeman

      Junior Bridgeman a rich athlete

  • Floyd MayweatherFloyd Mayweather is Professional Boxer and Boxing promoter of America. He held many world title in his careers in many championships like a lineal championship and five weight classes. He retired with a great undefeated record of 50-0. Floyd Mayweather was two times winner of The Ring magazine’s Fighter of the Year award, six times winner of Best Fighter ESPY Award and three times winner of Boxing Writers Association of America Fighter of the Year. 
    • Net worth: $565 Million. 
    • Born: February 24, 1977 (age 40) (Grand Rapids, Michigan, U.S.).Floyd Mayweather

      Floyd Mayweather

  • David BeckhamDavid Beckham is a professional football player who played for many teams like Manchester United, Real Madrid, Milan, Preston North End, Paris Saint-Germain, LA Galaxy, and the England national team. He made the record for winning the league in four countries in England, France, the United States and Spain. In his career, e played for 20 Year and won many championships like six times the Premier League, the FA Cup twice,  UEFA Champions League and many more. 
    • Net worth: $450 Million.
    • Born: 2 May 1975 (age 42) (Leytonstone, London, England).
  • David Beckham

    David Beckham

  • Roger FedererRoger Federer is a professional tennis player of Switzerland and currently holding 2nd rank in the world in men’s singles tennis by ATP (Association of Tennis Professionals). He also continuously remains at 1st rank men’s single tennis by ATP for 302 weeks. He has many world title like won eight times Wimbledon titles, five times  US Open titles, five times Australian Open titles and one time French Open title. 
    • Net worth: $400 Million.
    • Born: 8 August 1981 (age 36) (Basel, Switzerland).Roger Federer

      Roger Federer

14 thoughts on “Know about Top 10 Richest Athletes in the World”

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    Talking about Roger Federer, he won gold in 2008 Olympics held at Beijing (Doubles). He also got silver in 2012 olympics London (Single).

    Very energetic and consistent player from Switzerland.

  2. Full name of David Beckham is David Robert Joseph Beckham. He is born in London at Leytonstone. Beckham has consistently ranked among the highest earners in football, and in 2013 he was listed as the highest-paid player in the world, earning over $50 million in the previous 12 months. This is quite amazing fact I read at wikipedia and sharing here.

    Beckham has supported UNICEF. This is really outstanding and highly appreciable. One more thing which is surprizing about him is Beckham had more than 40 tattoos

  3. I would like to talk about Vince McMahon whose full name is Vincent Kennedy McMahon . Along with chairman and CEO of WWE, he is also american football executive. Other fact that many donot know is Vince only met his dad when he was 12 years old, having lived with his mother his entire childhood by the name of Vincent Lupton.

  4. I read this post and found the post very useful. Most peculiar feature that I liked about the post is the material is written along with the images which makes the reading more effective and outstanding. I would like to speak on Floyd Mayweather. He is also known as Floyd Joy Sinclair, Pretty Boy, Floyd ‘Money, Floyd Mayweather Jr. He is famous as boxer with net worth of $340 Million As Of January 2017. His achievements includes major world titles in his belt including WBC super featherweight champion, WBC lightweight champion, WBC super lightweight champion, IBF welterweight champion, WBC welterweight champion, WBC light middleweight champion, WBA (Super) light middleweight champion, WBA (Super) welterweight champion and WBO welterweight champion

  5. I am a sportsperson so reading material related to sports is my area of interest and I would like to speak about Junior Bridgeman. Bridgeman was a member of the 1971 East Chicago Washington High School Senators basketball team, which went undefeated (29-0) and won the Indiana state high school basketball championship

    1. Every Player is hardworking and you can learn a lot from each one. They taught you discipline and how to follow your dreams and passion.

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    1. Thanks for sharing your valuable points here. You are a sportsperson I guess and you know a lot about sports. I shared this article with the view to encourage sportsperson to come ahead and work with passion in their respective rears. Sports teaches us cooperation and brotherhood. Main aim of this post is to let you all know how successful is the career in the sports if you are very passionate about your dreams and sports. All these sportsman had really worked in their dreams.

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