Serena Williams, an American tennis superstar, is at the top of the list of top paying women in sports in Forbes magazine Tuesday.
The trade magazine calculated that the June 23 Grand Slam single champion earned $ 29.2 million in the 12 months to June 1.
Naomi Osaka, Japan, who missed the international stardom because Williams was surprised at the 2018 US Open final and won the Australian Open in January, is the only woman who earns more than $ 20 million a year is. The resulting tennis star Maria Sharapova and Lina.
Forbes made Osaka $ 24.3 million and was second on the list of tennis players.
Former Wimbledon champion Angelique Kelber finished third on the list for $ 11.8 million, followed by Wimbledon champion Simona Hallep this year.
Forbes includes deposits, salaries, bonuses, approvals, and filing fees from 1 June 2018 to 1 June 2019.
The top player in various sports was American footballer Alex Morgan, who was in 12th place. Morgan won 85.8 million, most of which were approved.
The top 15 include Indian badminton star PV Shindu and Thai golfer Ariyajaton Golan.