This list shows top earners in the sporting world for the year June 2018 to June 2019.
The most popular stars in Soccer,Basketball, Rugby,Tennis, Boxing, dominate the list. These are the elites in the their various sporting events.
Top on the list is Argentina and Barcelona star; Lionel Messi. At age 32, he earned a whopping $127m with $92m coming from his salary, and about $35m gotten from endorsements. Messi is currently participating in the Copa America football competition with Argentina, and they will face Brazil in the semi-finals of the competition in the early hours of Wednesday.