Two of the highest earning sportsman in the world are American golfer Tiger Woods and Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar
The highest paid British sportsman is David Beckham, although is is with the Los Angeles Galaxy right now.
Arod made the most under contract but tiger made the most overall
Tiger Woods was top money earner at a modest 93 million dollars.
Ist Tiger woods 1 billon dollars 2 Micheal de la hoya
messi is the highest earning salary in football
Floyd Mayweather is the highest earning sportsman in 2012. He is a boxer by profession. Mayweather got a huge pay deal amounting to a total of $85 million for his competition trifles against Victor Ortiz. He also owns the Mayweather Promotions. He uses this banner to promote his fight thereby increasing his earnings substantially.He is 35 years old.
Cristiano Ronaldo maybe....
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