It pays to be really, really good at tennis.
Roger Federer is the highest-paid athlete in the world according to the finansmagasinet Forbes' annual inventory.
The peaks of schweizeren that the past year according to Forbes has grossed 106,3 million before tax, or what is equivalent to a little over 700 million dollars.
Federer was last year's number five and is the first tennis player to tops the list since Forbes began writing it in 1990.
Roger Federer has had a financially good year. Photo: Mike Hutchings/Reuters/Ritzau Scanpix
by Far the most of tennisstjernens revenue is through sponsorships. So is 'only' a 6.3 of the 106,3 million dollar prize money.
Last year was the footballer Lionel Messi number one. Increasing the argentinian is in the year relegated to third place. Cristiano Ronaldo is number two, while Neymar and basketballstjernen LeBron James completes the top-5.
the Reason for Federers top position, according to the editor of Forbes, Kurt Badenhausen found in coronapandemien.
- The triggered pay cuts for fodboldstjernerne Messi and Ronaldo, which led to a tennis player for the first time ever the world's highest paid athlete.
You must down on the list), 29.-space to find the first woman. It is tennisspilleren Naomi Osaka, who in the year has tipped Serena Williams of the stick as best paid female athlete.
Japaneren, the last year served 37,4 million dollar or approximately 250 million kroner.
basketball players are 35 of the best represented group of athletes on Forbes' top-100.
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