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PHOTOS: Forbes' top ten earning tennis players

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  • Sep 26, 2012, 14:07 PM IST
Forbes tennis players list, top ten earning tennis players, Tennis players earnings, Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Maria Sharapova, Novak Djokovic, Li Na, Serena Williams, Caroline Wozniacki, Andy Murray, Victoria Azarenka, Andy Roddick
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Forbes tennis players list, top ten earning tennis players, Tennis players earnings, Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Maria Sharapova, Novak Djokovic, Li Na, Serena Williams, Caroline Wozniacki, Andy Murray, Victoria Azarenka, Andy Roddick

 

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.

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2. Rafael Nadal

On court: $7.4 MIL. Off court: $25 MIL. Total: $32.4 MIL.

 

Rafael Nadal has huge fan following all across the globe. He is known for his aggressive style of play on the court. In terms of money he has maintained that aggressive style by raking in USD 50 million in prize money!

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