You are using an older browser version. Please use a supported version for the best MSN experience.

The 25 highest paid athletes in the world

Read Sport Logo By Charlie Smith of Read Sport | Slide 1 of 26: The 25 highest paid athletes in the world

The 25 highest paid athletes in the world

Being a famous athlete usually brings a lot of perks. Not only are you allowed to showcase your talents on the world stage, but you also tend to pick up a fair bit of money along the way! Along with salaries and winnings, athletes are now also paid millions each year through sponsorships. Forbes have recently released the ‘Top 100 Highest-Paid Athletes’ with earnings from prize money, salaries and endorsements totalled between June 2018 and June 2019. Here’s a look at the top 25 from their rich list.

© Aitor Alcalde/Getty Images Sport

More From Read Sport

image beaconimage beaconimage beacon