Who are the richest athletes in the world?
You’ve probably found yourself wondering just how much all your favorite athletes are worth, and who comes out on top.
Which is why we’ve put together a list of the 10 richest athletes in the world, with thei net worth estimates, and how they’ve managed to rake in so much cash!
Top 10 Richest Athletes in the World
These figures have been compiled from Forbes and Celebrity Net Worth. These are the richest athletes worldwide as of 2018:
10. David Beckham
Net Worth: $450 Million
David Beckham is an English former professional footballer. He played the majority of his career for English team Manchester United, and of course the England National team.
Some of the other clubs Beckham played for during his career were Preston North End, Real Madrid, Milan, LA Galaxy, and Paris Saint-Germain. He quickly became a very popular and famous footballer, and a movie was even produced around his signature kick, titled “Bend It Like Beckham”.
David Beckham’s net worth is $450 million.
9. Eddie Jordan
Net Worth: $475 Million
Eddie Jordan is an Irish former race car driver, Motorsport team boss, businessman, musician and television personality.
He won the Irish Kart Championship in 1971 and moved to Formula Ford in 1974. He also founded Jordan Grand Prix, a Formula One constructor which operated from 1991 to 2005.
Eddie Jordan’s net worth is currently $475 million.
8. Floyd Mayweather
Net Worth: $560 Million
Floyd Mayweather is a former professional boxer with an unbelievable record of 50-0, undefeated. He is also the founder of Mayweather Promotions, a fight promotion company.
Mayweather recently added a significant amount of money to his total net worth after winning the hyped up fight against Conor McGregor in August 2017.
Floyd’s net worth is now estimated to be $560 million.