Boxing Floyd Mayweather earned 25 million for a fight.
A-ROD Tiger Woods
Absolutely not. Why would anyone even consider this?
Olympic sports contenders are not paid for the competition. Until the 1970s, Olympic athletes had to be amateur, not paid athletes. However, some countries' athletes practiced full time; others were very limited as to who could sponsor their living and coaching expenses.
SPORTS for Exceptional Athletes was created in 2007.
Because athletes are mainly entertainers
To improve sports there could be an effort made to create a more even playing field for women athletes. Women tend to be paid much less than male athletes and improving pay would help to equalize the efforts made to recruit female athletes.
They are paid in the currency of the country they are playing in. Pay varies amongst different athletes.
The only country in the world who's athletes don't get paid.
Yes and for the fun of it considering they are Amateur athletes and do not get payed.
Typically no athletes do not get paid after retirement. Although often retired athlete get endorsements along with broadcasting jobs.