Tennis is one of the best paid sports in the world. Some of the most famous tennis players make huge sums of money each year. Here you will find a top 10 richest professional tennis players. The top was released by Forbes magazine, for 2013.
1. Roger Federer
Roger Federer is considered to be one of the most talented players in tennis. He is without a doubt a widely known star. The 31 year old tennis player, originally from Switzerland, has managed to win no less than $140 million dollars in 2013. The star who won the Wimbledon last year has no less than 13 million likes on Facebook. You can check out his page here.
2. Maria Sharapova
Maria Sharapova is the sexiest female player in the world. And she is one of the richest stars in tennis, too. Maria made no less than $90 million this year. The star is 25 years old. She made her debut in tennis in 2000, winning her first Wimbledon title in 2004.
3. Serena Williams
Serena Williams has a great career. Throughout the years she became famous as a talented and hard working tennis player. She is 31 years old. In 2013, Serena made $85 million. Unfortunately, this year Serena was eliminated from the Wimbledon, after 34 victories in a row.
4. Venus Williams
If Serena is famous, we can surely say the same thing about her sister, Venus. She made about $81 million in tennis this year. Venus Williams is 33 years old. The star loves to share a lot of personal details from her life, on her Facebook account.
5. Rafael Nadal
Rafael Nadal has always been highly appreciated for his dedication to this sport. Nadal is the tennis player who works the hardest, for a perfect training, critics claim. The 26 year old tennis star made $50 million in 2013. Nadal is one of the few tennis players who has managed to win at least two Grand Slam titles on three different surfaces, naturally hard court, grass, and clay.
6. Andy Murray
Andy Murray is one of the youngest stars on this list. He is 25 years old, but the talented tennis player original from Scotland managed to earn no less than $38 million in 2013. The star has 1.2 million likes on his official Facebook page.
7. Novak Djokovic
A no. 1 tennis player, Novak Djokovic is 25 years old, too. The star made $36 million this year. He is original from Serbia. Novak has a really cute pet, a dog featured in many pictures on his Facebook account.
8. Li Na
Li Na is the most famous Chinese tennis players in the world. The 30 year old star made $18.6 million in 2013. Throughout her successful tennis career, Li Na has won 7 WTA and 19 ITF singles titles.
9. Caroline Wozniacki
Original from Denmark, Caroline Wozniacki is 22 years old. The star made $14.6 million last year.
10. Ana Ivanovic
Ana Ivanovic is the last on this top 10 richest professional tennis players. The star comes from Serbia, too, being for years a number 1 tennis player. She made $8.2 million in 2013.
These are the most famous, talented and successful tennis players in the world. Naturally, all these top 10 richest professional tennis players have won numerous tennis competitions. Maybe one of them will win this year’s Wimbledon, too. Which of the aforementioned stars is the best tennis player, in your opinion?
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