Pro athletes make millions of dollars and the key reason is that we love watching their games. These events are various sources to get funded by and the players so too with blockbuster TV contracts and soaring endorsement deals from shoe giants like Nike and Adidas. In the past decades, there have been various names that have been added to the list of the richest sportsmen around the world. From Vince McMahon with Net Worth of $2.2 Billion, a former American professional wrestler and current majority owner, chairman and CEO of WW to Ion Tiriac and many more, the list goes on. Here, we have stated the richest sportsman in the world.
"I have every single Ferrari that came out. I have all the Mercedes they came out with, all the Jaguars they came out with, all the Porsches they came out with." – Ion Tiriac
"I can accept failure, everyone fails at something. But I can't accept not trying." – Michael Jordan
"I get to play golf for a living. What more can you ask for – getting paid for doing what you love." – Tiger Woods
"When you start in a team, you have to get the teamwork going and then you get something back." – Michael Schumacher
"Ask not what your teammates can do for you. Ask what you can do for your teammates." – Magic Johnson
"I'll do whatever it takes to win games, whether it's sitting on a bench waving a towel, handing a cup of water to a teammate, or hitting the game-winning shot." – Kobe Bryant
"There is a lot of pressure put on me, but I don't put a lot of pressure on myself. I feel if I play my game, it will take care of itself." – LeBron James
Cristiano Ronaldo's net worth is $460 million and his motivating words are, "Many people look at me and think they know me but they don't at all. This is the real me. I am a humble person, a feeling person. A person who cares about others, who wants to help others." – Cristiano Ronaldo
"The spotlight will always be on me, but it's something I'm learning to live with as the years go by." – David Beckham
"You can overcome anything, if and only if you love something enough." – Lionel Messi
These richest sportsmen in the world are inspiring role models for billions of people who love sports and enjoy watching their favourite players do what they are best at.
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