The world of sports keeps getting great talents and blacks are rising in numbers in that category. The richest black players have earned their cash through their hard work and tenacity in their various sports.
A lot of black athletes make it big time because of their unique skills, in their various sports. They are coming out as billionaires and millionaires with medals behind them. Once again the world of sports is producing big-time black sportsmen/women and they deserve it. So here are the top 11 richest black players in the world in all sports;
The Jamaican eight-time Olympic gold medallist is the fastest man in history, currently holding the world record for both 100 metres (9.58 seconds) and 200 metres (19.19 seconds). Now retired from athletics, the “Lightning Bolt” continues to earn lucrative endorsements.
10. Naomi Osaka ($60 million)
A queen in the world of tennis, Naomi Osaka has climbed the success ladder and now she is a force to reckon with as she is one of the richest black players in the world. Wining numerous medals because of her extraordinary skills on the court, she is is a four-time Grand Slam singles champion.
Mohammed Saleh is one of the richest footballers currently. He plays the winger for the English top club, Liverpool and he is a pro on the field.
8. Venus Williams ($95 million)
5. Floyd Mayweather ($450 million)
4. Magic Johnson ($600 million)
A retired basketball player, Johnson has been honored as one of the 50 Greatest Players in NBA History in 1996. The sport wouldn’t have seen a finer athlete in decades when it comes to scoring fair and square.
3. Tiger Woods ($800 million)
2. Lebron James ($ 850 million)
Amerian basketball player, Lebron James has gotten himself nicknames like The King and The Chosen One, because of his record-breaking performance on the court.
1. Micheal Jordan ($2.25 billion)
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