Highest paid sports people 2015-16 Forbes top 10 list.Top 10 highest paid sports people in the World 2015-2016.Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao have been named as the world’s top two highest paid sportspeople in Forbes’ annual rich list. Annual statistics of Forbes have released their showing the highest paid sports people In the world and some of the results are staggering.
Eight People of the top ten remain from the 2014 figures for 2015, 2016. Total earnings each sport people are a combination of their salaries and endorsements, smaller impact than you might expect with sponsorship having a comparatively. Any one feel insignificant the figure are enough to make, the top ten earners from the past year prepare yourself as talk Sport collates.
This year also the team of exports at Forbes has carefully selected the sportsmen to be included in the list of highest paid Athletes 2015, 2016 according to their total cumulative earnings.
The list includes two footballer, two boxer and one tennis player but who comes out on top?
We discuss the top ten highest paid sport people for 2015 & 2016 here below.
- Floyd Mayweather
Floyd Mayweather is a boxing man. Total earning of Floyd is $300 million. He has broken with $300 million record for athlete earnings. On 2nd May against Pacquiao was the 5th bout in 30 month fight 6 deal Floyd with Showtime in 2013. More than $600 million this fight is estimated to gross.
- Manny Pacquiao
Total earning of Manny Pacquiao is $160 million. He is a boxing player. Manny earned four times his previous earning for his bout against Chris Algieri.
- Cristiano Ronaldo
Cristiano Ronaldo is a big name of the world’s football. He is a good football player. Total Earning of Cristiano is $79.6 million. 102 million Facebook fans and 35 million Twitter followers of his.
- Lionel Messi
He is a most gifted player in football. Age of Lionel Messi is 27 years. $73.8 million of his total earnings. Many football fans of his. He is a humble antidote Christiano Ronnaldo’s in your face bravado.
- Roger Federer
Roger Federer is a best Tennis player. He has achieved every possible miracle. Total earning of Roger Federer is $76 million.
- LeBorn James
LeBorn James was 3rd highest paid athlete in 2014. This year he is down to No.6 He is a best Basketball player. $64.8 million of his total earnings.
- Kevin Durat
He was signed a good deal worth $85 million with Oklahoma City Thunder in 2010.Total earning of Kevin Durat is $54.1 million. Kevin Durat is a good name of world’s basketball.
- Phil Mickelson
He is the nickname is Lefty. Mickelson is an American professional golfer. He has won 42 events and on the PGA Tour. Total Earning of Phil Mickelson is 50.8 million. Second all time his $77 million career prize money rank.
- Tiger Woods
Tiger Woods one of the World’s highest paid athletes for several years .He was chased around by his wife with a golf club. $50.6 million total earning of his.
- Kobe Bryant
He is a good player of world’s Basketball. Total earning of Kobe Bryant is 49.9 million. 17 all time star and 5 times NBA Champion has been able to play 41 games over the last two season owing to injuries.