Top 10 richest sportspeople

Jo Robinson

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We often like to moan about the phenomenal wages of sport stars, but just how much money are they pocketing each year? And do their performances match up to how much they make?

This is the list of the top 10 richest sports people, based on figures from Forbes and taking into account salaries, bonuses, prize money, appearance fees licensing and endorsement income between May 2010 and May 2011.