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Tennis: Serena Williams passed Sharapova in money

Tennis: Serena Williams passed Sharapova in money

After 11 years of being the “highest-paid female athlete in the world”, Maria Sharapova has been passed on the list by Serena Williams. According to Forbes, Serena has made $28.9 million over 12 months while Sharapova has made $21.9 million over 21 months. That is $8 million more in nine less months.

(Originally posted on YardBarker)

http://www.yardbarker.com/tennis/articles/serena_williams_ends_maria_sharapovas_11_year_streak_as_worlds_highest_paid_female_athlete/s1_13156_21058963

 

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