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Top 10 richest tennis players of all time

Tennis is one of the highest paying sports in the world. Journey with me as I unveil the top 10 richest tennis players of all time according to celebritynetworth.

1. Ion Țiriac – $2 Billion

Ion Țiriac is a Romanian businessman and former professional tennis and ice hockey player. He is the current president of the Romanian Tennis Federation. Țiriac was the first man to play against a woman and defeat her in one set in a sanctioned tennis tournament. According to Forbes magazine in 2020, he was ranked as the third richest businessman from Romania.

2. Roger Federer – $450 Million

The Swiss professional tennis player is ranked Number 9 in the world by the Association of Tennis Professionals. He has won 20 Grand Slam men's singles titles and 103 ATP singles titles. At age 27, he surpassed Pete Sampras's then-record of 14 Grand Slam men's singled titles at Wimbledon in 2009.

3. Novak Djokovic – $200 Million

The Serbian professional tennis player is currently ranked as world Number 1 by the Association of Tennis Professionals.

Djokovic is the only player in the Open Era to achieve a double career Grand Slam, as well as the only player to complete the career Golden Masters.

4. Rafael Nadal – $180 Million

The Spanish professional tennis player is ranked world No. 5 by the Association of Tennis Professionals. He has won 20 Grand Slam men's singles titles and 36 Masters men's singles titles. His 81 consecutive wins on clay is the longest single-surface win streak in the Open Era.

5. Serena Williams – $180 Million

Williams is widely regarded to be one of the greatest female tennis players of all time. The American professional tennis player holds the most Grand Slam titles in singles, doubles and mixed doubles among active players. 

She is the only tennis player to have won three of the four grand slams.

6. Andre Agassi – $175 Million

In singles, Agassi is an eight-time Grand Slam champion and a 1996 Olympic gold medalist as well as a runner-up in seven other Grand Slam tournaments. He is also the first of two men to achieve the Career Golden Slam and the only man to win a Career Super Slam.

7. Pete Sampras – $150 Million

The American former tennis player began his professional career in 1988 and ended it at the 2002 US Open which he won after defeating Andre Agassi in the final. Sampras won 14 major singles titles during his career: seven Wimbledon titles, two Australian Opens and five US Open titles.

8. Maria Sharapova – $135 Million

9. Andy Murray – $100 Million 

10. John McEnroe – $100 Million 

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