Highest-Earning Female Athletes

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In sports, there are female athletes who are well known for their talent as well as their charming appearance. Among them are some who can are said to be high-paid thanks to their accomplishments obtained in their sports career and even benefits received from such their left-hand jobs as models or businessmen. Below is the list of the top highest-earning female athletes in sports village:

 

Lorena Ochoa – Golf Player


Lorena Ochoa, a 28-year-old Mexican professional golfer, was an active player from 2003 to 2010 along with ranked the No.1 female golfer in the world for three years from April 2007 to May 2010, also the best golfer of all time.

 


Lorena Ochoa’s income: 5 million U.S. dollars

Lorena Ochoa’s income: 5 million U.S. dollars

 

Paula Creamer – Golf Player


Paula Creamer is a 24-year-old American professional golfer on the U.S.-based Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) Tour. In her career, she has won 11 tournaments namely 9 LPGA Tour events. In addition, Creamer achieved lots of junior golf titles namely 11 American Junior Golf Association (AJGA) tournaments.

 


Paula Creamer’s income: 5.2 million U.S. dollars

Paula Creamer’s income: 5.2 million U.S. dollars

 

Jelena Jankovic – Tennis Player


Jelena Janković, born on February 28, 1985 in Belgrade is a former World No. 1 Serbian professional tennis player. She ranked No.2 at the 2008 US Open and No.3 in World Tennis village.

 


Jelena Jankovic’s income: 5.3 million U.S. dollars

Jelena Jankovic’s income: 5.3 million U.S. dollars

 

Ana Ivanovic – Tennis Player


Ana Ivanović, born November 6, 1987, in Belgrade, SR Serbia, is a former World No.1 Serbian tennis player and ranked World No. 39 on the WTA rankings. She also achieved the 2008 French Open and ranked No.2 in singles at the 2007 French Open and the 2008 Australian Open.

 


Ana Ivanovic’s income: 7.2 million U.S. dollars

Ana Ivanovic’s income: 7.2 million U.S. dollars

 

Annika Sorenstam – Golf Player


Annika Sörenstam, a Swedish professional golfer, becomes the No.1 among the most successful golfers in history. Moreover, she achieved 90 international tournaments as the professional one and 72 official LPGA tournaments including ten majors along with 18 other tournaments worldwide.

 


Annika Sorenstam’s income: 8 million U.S. dollars

Annika Sorenstam’s income: 8 million U.S. dollars

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This article was published on 2010/08/24