World's Highest Paid Athletes 2022

By Naveena Prasad M

The star footballer player, Lionel Messi tops the list of highest paid athletes. He gets paid $130 million.

The basketball legend LeBron James, famously called 'King James' is second on the list. He gets paid $121.2 million. 

Football icon, CR7, Cristiano Ronaldo takes up the third position. He earns around $115 million.

The young football star, Neymar gets paid about $95 million for his games every year. 

The NBA player, Stephen Curry is among the highest-paid athletes, with a payment of $92.8 million this year.

In 2022, the basketball star  Kevin Durant was paid $ 92.1 million. 

The former Swiss tennis player   is also part of the list. Roger Federer received a payment of $90.7 million in the past year.

In 2022, Canelo Ivarez received  an amount of  $90 million. He is a Mexican professional boxer with multiple titles. 

The famous American football quarterback Tom Brady is also on the list. he earned an amount of $83.9 million this year.

The Greek-Nigerian basketball player Giannis Antetokounmpo is tenth on the list with a n earning of $80.9 million. 

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