Below is list of World’s Top 10 Highest Paid Athletes 2017-2018 (Richest Athletes Earning) 10. Lewis Hamilton: (Racing Driver) World’s Top 10 Highest Paid Athletes. Lewis Hamilton was born on 7th January 1985 in Stevenage, England. His mother Carmen is a white British whereas his father Anthony Hamilton is a black British.
in World Money; One of the most admired activities today is sports. There are athletes who take sports with the passion, dedication and seriousness it deserves. In turn, they change the game into a good income and earn a lot of money. Understandably, some of the richest people in the world today are sportsmen.
17. Phil Mickelson. Net Worth: $375 Million. Phil Mickelson is an American professional golfer. He has won 42 events on the PGA Tour, including five major championships: three Masters titles, a PGA Championship, and an Open Championship. Phil Mickelson’s net worth is estimated at $375 million, making him one of the richest athletes in the world.
Born as Drew Christopher Brees on January 15, 1979, Drew Brees attended Purdue University before he was drafted into the NFL in 2001. He was selected by San Diego Chargers as its second round pick on the 2001 NFL Draft. A 7-time section for the ProBowl, Drew Brees led the San Diego Chargers to participate in the Super Bowl Championship.