Top 20 Richest Tennis Players in the world

Top 20 Richest Tennis Players in the world

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Tennis is the one the greatest sport, millions enjoy watching the tournaments and other championship games played at Wimbledon every year.  Below are the top 20 richest tennis players in the world.

 

  1. Ion Tiriac

Net Worth: $2 billion

Ion Tiriac is a Romanian professional tennis player and a professional ice hockey player at one point in his life. He was good enough to win the French Open doubles title in 1970. After his athletic career, Tiriac started all many businesses in his native Romania.

 

  1. Roger Federer

Net Worth: $350 million

Roger Federer is known as legendary tennis player in the world. He has won the most Grand Slam singles titles so far, this is because he is very skillful all-round tennis player who is capable of outstanding performance on all courts.

 

  1. Andre Agassi

Net Worth: $175 million

Andre Agassi is an American former tennis player.in his career he won an Olympic gold medal and eight Grand Slam singles titles. Andre was first player to win all four Grand Slam tournaments on hard, clay and grass. He is the last American male to win both French Open and Australian Open.

 

  1. Novak Djokovic

Net Worth: $160 million

Novak Djokovic is a Serbian professional tennis player who is currently ranked world No. 1. He is considered to be the single best male tennis player in the world. After all, he is the eighth person to achieve a career Grand Slam as well as to win Grand Slam single titles on 12 separate occasions.


 

  1. Serena Williams

Net Worth: $160 million

Serena Jameka Williams is an American professional tennis player. The Women’s Tennis Association ranked her world No. 1 in singles on eight separate occasions between 2002 and 2017. She is one of the top professional tennis players of the world. She has won 4 gold medals, which is also a record but she shares with her sister.

 

  1. Pete Sampras

Net Worth: $150 million

Pete Sampras is an American former tennis player, managed to retire with 7 Wimbledon wins, 5 US Open wins, and 2 Australian Open wins, which was a record-breaking 14 Grand Slam singles titles at the time of his retirement. His precise and powerful serve earned him the nickname “Pistol Pete”.

 

  1. Rafael Nadal

Net Worth: $140 million

Rafael Nadal Parera is a Spanish professional tennis player, currently ranked world No. 2 in men’s singles tennis by the Association of Tennis. He is also known as “The kind of clay”. Rafael won the French Open nine times, which combines with other wins to provide him with 14 Grand Slam singles titles. This is in addition to the gold medal at the 2008 Olympics along with a host of other victories.

 

  1. Maria Sharapova

Net Worth: $135 million

Maria Yuryevna Sharapova is a Russian professional tennis player. A United States resident since 1994, Sharapova has competed on the WTA tour since 2001. She has been ranked world No. 1 in singles by the WTA. Maria is famous for being one of the few women to have won a career Grand Slam, meaning that she has won all four of the Grand Slam singles titles in her career.

 

  1. Venus Williams

Net Worth: $75 million

Venus Williams is an American professional tennis player,  who is currently ranked world No. 36 in the WTA singles rankings.Venus Williams is known as one of the most successful female tennis players. she has 7 Grand Slam singles titles along with 14 Grand Slam doubles titles she won with her sister.


 

  1. Andy Murray

Net Worth: $70 million

Andy Murray is a British professional tennis player, ranked No. 218 in men’s singles as of 4 March 2019.So far, Andy won three Grand Slam singles titles, with these being the US Open in 2012 and Wimbledon in 2013 and 2016. In January 2019, Murray announced his retirement.

 

  1. Anna Kournikova

Net Worth: $50 million

Anna Sergeyevna Kournikova is a Russian former professional tennis player. At peak of her career, Anna Kournikova was so popular that her name was one of the most search phrases of Google. she never  won a Grand Slam singles event, but she managed to win two doubles titles in the Australian Open in 1999 and 2002.

 

  1. John McEnroe

Net Worth: $50 million

John McEnroe is former American tennis player. McEnroe managed to won seven Grand Slam singles titles along with number of doubles titles. He attained the No. 1 ranking in both singles and doubles, McEnroe’s career come to an end with 77 singles and 78 doubles titles.

 

  1. Li Na

Net Worth: $50 million

Li Na is former Chinese professional tennis player, he managed toachieved WTA-ranking of world No. 2 on 17 February 2014. She is the first Grand Slam singles champion from East Asia. Li Na won the French Open in 2011 and then the Australian Open in 2014.

 

  1. Ivan Lendl

Net Worth: $40 million

Ivan Lendl is a former American professional tennis player. He was the world No. 1 tennis player in the 1980s and managed to end his career with 94 singles titles. After retirement he became a tennis coach of multiple players, and has helped Andy Murray win three major titles and reach the No. 1 ranking.


 

  1. Boris Becker

Net Worth: $35 million

Boris Becker is former professional tennis player from German. He was successful from the start of his career, winning the first of his six major singles titles at age of only 17. In total, Becker can claim 6 Grand Slam singles victories, 13 Master Series victories, the Olympic gold medal for doubles, and countless others.

 

  1. Chris Evert

Net Worth: $32.5 million

Christine Marie Evert, known as Chris Evert Lloyd is a former American World No. 1 tennis player. She won 18 Grand Slam singles championships and three doubles titles. In total, Chris Evert managed to win 157 singles events and 32 doubles events, which included 18 Grand Slam singles events and 3 Grand Slam doubles events. she is considered as one of the most successful tennis players in the history.

 

  1. Andy Roddick

Net Worth: $30 million

Andrew Stephen Roddick is an American retried world No. 1 professional tennis player. Roddick became world No. 1 after winning 2003 US Open.Andy Roddick is one of the most recent male tennis player from North America to win a Grand Slam singles event. In 2012, Andrew announced his retirement.

 

  1. Michael Chang

Net Worth: $30 million

Michael Chang is former American professional tennis player. His career comes to end with 34 top-level professional singles titles, including the 1989 French Open. he was the youngest male tennis player to ever win a Grand Slam singles title, which happened when he was 17 years and 4 months old at the French Open in 1989.

 

  1. Steffi Graf

Net Worth: $30 million

Stefanie Maria “Steffi” Graf is a former professional tennis player from Germany. She was ranked world No. 1 and won 22 Grand Slam singles titles. She is known as legendary player of her time. Steffi Graf is a famous name in the world of tennis.


 

  1. Svetlana Kuznetsova

Net Worth: $30 million

Svetlana Kuznetsova is a Russian professional tennis player. She managed to play four Grand Slam singles finals, and became winner two times. On September 10 of 2007, she reached number two in the world. So far, she won both the US Open in 2004 and the French Open in 2009 for singles and Australian Open twice in 2005 and 2012 for doubles.

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