TOP 10 OF EVERYTHING 2009: Top 10 HIGHEST-EARNING SPORTSMEN


tigerwoods1. Tiger Woods
Golf
$100,000,000

oscardelahoya2. Oscar de la Hoya
Boxing
$43,000,000

philmickelson3. Phil Mickelson
Golf
$42,200,000

kimiraikkonen4. Kimi Raikkonen, Finland
Motor racing
$40,000,000

michaelschumacher5. Michael Schumacher
Motor racing
$36,000,000

davidbeckham6. David Beckham, UK
Football
$33,000,000

kobebryant7. Kobe Bryant
Basketball
$32,900,000

shaquilleoneal8. Shaquille O’Neal
Basketball
$31,900,000

michaeljordan9. Michael Jordan
Basketball
$31,000,000

ronaldinho9. Ronaldinho, Brazil
Football
$31,000,000

Source: Forbes Magazine

TRIVIA: Winner of 13 Majors and 61 Tour events (to 1 January 2008), Tiger Woods has won over
$75 million since turning professional in 1996 – $25 million more than the second placed golfer. His
annual income includes payments for endorsements for companies such as Nike.

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