Highest Paid Female Athletes

by Toqui Tahmid | Posted on Tuesday, June 7th, 2016 | 0

Garbine Muguruza

A few days before the women’s tennis world number one Serena Williams, lost French Open champion to Spain Garbine Muguruza. But on Monday, the famous Forbes magazine reported that Serena can be a little bit happy.

According to US magazine, the highest income women athletes on the list, Serena’s position is number one. She has taken possession of Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova. Last year, the US tennis star earned 28.9 million USD. Last year, he won three out of four Grand Slam.

Meanwhile, Sharapova held the top spot of the maximum income for 11 years. However, the recent doping scandals has collapse her revenues. As a result, Nike, American Express, such as companies canceled the contract with Sharapova. The former world number one earning dropped 8 million$. In all of its, her revenue last year of $ 21.9 million.

8 of the top ten in of income women athletes are tennis players.

However, out of these 3rd and 4th places have been occupied by UFC star Ronald Rossi and Racer Danica. The Polish tennis star Agnieszka Radwanska in No. 5.

In addition, 6, 7, 8, 9 and 10 are respectively ranked Caroline Wozniacki, who won this year’s French Open Garbine Muguruza, Ana Ivanovic, Victoria Azarenka and Eugene Busardo.

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This is Toqui Tahmid a webmaster and sports reporter at Tsmplug

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