PHOTOS: Forbes' top ten earning tennis players
New Delhi: Tennis players are always in limelight for their performances on the court and earnings off it. Forbes India recently released a list of top ten tennis players. These ten players raked in an approximate amount of USD 212 million in the past year. Majority of their earnings were derived from endorsements and merchandize sales. Roger Federer might be losing his Midas touch on the court. But in terms of earning, he is still converting everything he touches into gold.
1. Roger Federer
On court: $9.3 MIL. Off court: $45MIL. Total: $54.3 MIL.
The number tennis player retained his top spot in the ATP ranking after winning the Wimbledon title. That was also his record 17th Grand Slam title. He hosts a list of top brands like Credit Suisse, Mercedes-Benz, Nike and Rolex.
Source: Forbes India.