Who is the highest-paid athelete ever? Are they Ronaldo, Messi, Tyson, Mayweather, Schumacher, Jordan
Cristiano Ronaldo has achieved such a lot in his football career. The Portuguese turned skilled in 2002 and it didn't take him long to ascertain himself joined of the world' best footballers.
Cristiano Ronaldo has achieved such a lot in his football career. The Portuguese turned skilled in 2002 and it didn't take him long to ascertain himself joined of the world' best footballers. currently thirty six years old, Ronaldo is coming back to the top of his career however continues to perform at a very high level.Ronaldo' brilliance over the past twenty years means that he' been able to accrue an insane amount of money. In fact, Sportico have disclosed that he' earned over a billion bucks over the course of his career.
Sportico have crunched the numbers and named the highest twenty five highest-paid athletes ever, consistent with inflation adjusted earnings. 25. Derek Jeter | Baseball | $555m 24. Peyton Manning | american football | $570m 23. oscar de la hoya | Boxing | $580m 22. Jeff Gordon | Stock car racing | $595m 21. Neymar | football | $615m 20. Lewis Hamilton | Formula one | $620m 19. Kevin Durant | Basketball | $625m18. Manny Pacquiao | Boxing | $630m18. Manny Pacquiao | Boxing | $630m 17. Alex Rodriguez | Baseball | $650m 16. Mike Tyson | Boxing | $775m 15. Greg Norman | Golf | $815m 14. Shaquille O'Neal | Basketball | $870m 13. Kobe Bryant | Basketball | $930m 12. David Beckham | Football | $1.05bn David Beckham in action for Real Madrid 11. Phil Mickelson | Golf | $1.08bn 10. Roger Federer | Tennis | $1.12bn 9. Michael Schumacher | Formula 1 | $1.13bn 8. Lionel Messi | Football | $1.14bn 7. LeBron James | Basketball | $1.17bn 6. Floyd Mayweather | Boxing | $1.2bn 5. Cristiano Ronaldo | Football | $1.24bn 4. Jack Nicklaus | Golf | $1.38bn Arnold Palmer (left) and Jack Nicklaus (right) 3. Arnold Palmer | Golf | $1.5bn 2. Tiger Woods | Golf | $2.1bn 1. Michael Jordan | Basketball | $2.62bn
The highest paid non American is Ronaldo. The 36-year-old has earned a humongous $1.24bn throughout his career, enough to form him the fifth highest-paid athlete ever. The Portuguese is one among four footballers that make the list. He has earned $100m than eternal rival Messi (8th), whereas Beckham (12th) and Neymar (21st) additionally feature. Despite earning an out of this world fortune, the person United star isn't any wherever close to high spot.