The games are usually centred bodily motion or recreations to maintain up capability and talents. Sports activities give satisfaction to the members and viewers. A portion of the spots should be performed in a group, for instance, cricket, soccer, Hockey, Tenis and so forth. In every group, there should be solidarity among the sportsmen.
Today, sports are a great way to earn money. The players have the opportunity to cash their skills and abilities, they perform in the field. Sports gave them a chance to make their presence in the list of richest players of the world.
World’s 10 richest players
10- Zlatan Ibrahimovic (Sweden – Net Income: $140 Million)
The captain of Swedish National Football Team Zlatan Ibrahimovic is at number ten on our list of top 10 richest players of the world. He has a net worth of $140 Million. Zlatan also playing for French Football club Paris Saint-German. He won 32 trophies so far in his career. In 2012, he signs $23 million contracts with Paris Saint-German which is then upgraded into $40 million in 2014. In 2015, he joined Barcelona club of Spain for $83. In his stunning career, he faced only 1 disappointing season in 2016-17.
9- Neymar (Brazil – Net Income: 148$ Million)
The Brazilian Superstar Neymar is a name of glory in today’s football history. He is the captain of Brazilian national football team. Neymar is also a member of FC Barcelona club team. Where he is playing at Forwarding position. He is known as a good striker in the football game. Neymar declared football of the year in 2011 and 2012 as a South American football player. He earned $148 million and considered as the richest player around the world. He donated $105 million to the church.
8- Phil Mickelson – (America – Net Income: $180 million)
Phil Alfred Mickelson is a big name of Golf. He was born on June 16, 1970, in American state California. Phil Alfred Mickelson has won almost 43 championships including 4 noteworthy titles, 3 Masters Titles, a PGA Championship, and 1 Open Championship. Mickelson has spent over 12 years in the top 10 official World Golf position. He earned net income of $180 million.
7- Lionel Messi (Argentina – Net Income: $250 Million)
Argentina national football team has a name of Lionel Messi, the world’s best and famous football player today’s history. He is the captain of his national team and also playing for Spanish club FC Barcelona at number 10 forward position. Today he is considered one of the greatest players in the world. He is the only player in football history with 5 wins of balloon d’Or and 3 wins of European Golden shoes.
His net worth is $250 million because he is the highest paid football player in the world after Cristiano Ronaldo. Messi also earned $40 million just from last year as he is the brand ambassador of Adidas. He also runs Leo Massi foundation which is providing health care and education for the poor children.
6- Cristiano Ronaldo (Portugal- Net Income: $345)
Cristiano Ronaldo the captain of Portugal national team was born on 15th February 1985. The world’s most favorite player in the football history with billion of fans. He is also playing as forward for Real Madrid. Cristiano is the only player in football history who wins 4 European Golden shoes.
In 2009, he left Manchester United and joined Real Madrid with an agreement of $132 million, the highest agreement is done by a player in the history of football. Cristiano Ronaldo’s net worth is about $345 million. He also earned a historical achievement by completing the fastest 200 goals in La Liga title. He is a handsome player and is signed by numerous brand endorsements, including Nike.
5- Roger Federer (Switzerland – Net Income: $380 million)
A big name of Tenis, Roger Federer is from Switzerland currently World No. 3 in the Association of Tennis Professionals. Roger Federer was born on 8 August 1981 in Switzerland. He got World No 1 position for over 6 years with 5 consecutive years. He wins Wimbledon final 10 times and 5 times winner of each Grand Slam final.
Federer has won the total of 17 Grand Slam Titles and is the first and only player to win 5 consecutive US Open titles. He has earned about US $98 million through prize money, which is the 2nd all-time highest earning. Roger Federer has won 88 titles in his career. His earned the net worth of $380 million.
4- Kobe Bryant- (Philadelphia- Net Income: $400 million)
Kobe Bryant is a big name of Los Angeles Lakers. He has won five NBA Championships. Kobe Bryant got most valuable player’s title 2 times in NBA finals. He also won 18 times NBA All-Star title. As he is playing for Los Angeles Lakers, he is the all-time leading scorer. Kobe Bryant’s net worth is $400 million. He also holds a unique record to representing Los Angeles Lakers in NBA
3- LeBron James – (USA – Net Income: $450 million)
LeBron James playing for Cleveland Cavalries. The 6 ft 8 inches tall player is an American expert Basketball player. LeBron James was born on December 30, 1984, in Akron. James has won NBA Champion titles three times. He was also declared most valuable player by NBA three times. James also got All-Star titles from NBA 12 times with 2 times Mr. Basketball USA. During his secondary school studies, James started playing Basketball. He earned a net worth of $450 million.
2- Floyd Mayweather – (USA – Net Income: $400 million)
At the second position in our list of top 10 richest players in the world, Former professional boxer, Floyd Mayweather from America is a name of all time great boxers of the world. His birth date is 24th February 1977, Michigan. Floyd Mayweather achieved the award of greatest welterweight boxer of all-time as he has won 15 world titles. He got 49 victories with Knockout. He was awarded The Ring magazine’s Fighter of the Year prize in 1998 and 2007. Floyd Mayweather’s net worth is $450 million with a record earning of $1.3 billion revenue throughout his career.
1. Tiger Woods – (USA – Net Income: $700 million)
A big name of Professional Golf is Eldrick Tont Tiger Woods of America. Tiger Woods has won 11 times PGA Player of the Year award. He has got a record of the youngest golfer to win a Grand slam and he is the only player who has won 50 tournaments on tour. Tiger Woods has a net worth of $700 million and has been named 1st among world’s richest players.