Swiss Tennis player is world richest athletes according to a forbes Magazine release.
His emergence as the highest earner has broken Cristiano Ronaldo’s dominance. The Portuguese has been on top in the past three years.
Federer hits the hop spot for the first time in his career. The 38-years-old is presently no 4 on the World tennis ranking.
Forbes revealed that the 20 grand slam winner earned $106 million for the period of June 1, 2019 to June 1, 2020.
Federer has the best endorsement portfolio in sports, earning $100 million from deals with Uniqlo, Credit Suisse and Mercedes-Benz and 10 other partners
He is the first tennis player in 30 years to hit the top spot earning. The ninth athlete since 1990, the first year Forbes started tracking athletes earnings.