Top 10 Highest Paid Tennis Players

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August 22, 2014 10:31 PM EST

Roger Federer tops the list of the top 10 highest paid tennis players from Forbes with around $140 million to his name from his court winnings and endorsements.

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Roger Federer of Switzerland celebrates winning the fourth set against Novak Djokovic of Serbia during their men's singles finals tennis match on Centre Court at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London July 6, 2014.

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Here is the list of the top 10 highest paid tennis players.

1. Roger Federer

Age: 33
Nationality: Swiss
Prize money: $6.5 million
Endorsements: $65 million

Total earnings: $71.5 million

Ranked world no. 3 Federer has endorsements including Wilson, Moet & Chandon, Credit Suisse, Nike and Rolex.

2. Maria Sharapova

Age: 27
Nationality: Russian
Prize money: $6 million
Endorsements: $23 million

Total earnings: $29 million

Sharapova has endorsements such as Nike, Head and she recently launched her own candy line Sugarpova.

3. Novak Djokovic

Age: 27
Nationality: Serbian
Prize money: $12.9 million
Endorsements: $14 million

Total earnings: $26.9 million

Djokovic recently added Adidas as a sponsor with his clothing sponsor Uniqlo.

4. Rafael Nadal

Age: 28
Nationality: Spanish
Prize money: $5.4 million
Endorsements: $21 million

Total earnings: $26.4 million

Rafa's major sponsors include Nike, Babolat, Kia Motors and Bacardi. He also owns his own management company.

5. Serena Williams

Age: 33
Nationality: American
Prize money: $8.5 million
Endorsements: $12 million

Total earnings: $20.5 million

The WTA's world no. 1 has endorsement deals with Wilson, Nike, OPI and Gatorade. She also holds equity deals with Sleep Sheets, HSN, Mission and the Miami Dolphins.

6. Li Na

Age: 32
Nationality: Chinese
Prize money: $3.2 million
Endorsements: $15 million

Total earnings: $18.2 million

Li shills for Nike, Babolat, Rolex, Mercedes, Samsung and multiple Chinese companies.

7. Victoria Azarenka

Age: 25
Nationality: Belarusian
Prize money: $6.7 million
Endorsements: $9 million

Total earnings: $15.7 million

Azarenka's endorsement partners include Nike, American Express, Citizen Watch, Red Bull and Wilson.

8. Andy Murray

Age: 27
Nationality: Scottish
Prize money: $6.9 million
Endorsements: $8 million

Total earnings: $14.9 million

Murray's current partners include Adidas, Royal Bank of Scotland and Head.

9. Caroline Wozniacki

Age: 24
Nationality: Danish
Prize money: $2.6 million
Endorsements: $11 million

Total earnings: $13.6 million

Wozniacki's sponsors including Yonex, Adidas, Rolex and Turkish Airlines.

10. Kei Nishikori

Age: 24
Nationality: Japanese
Prize money: $1.5 million
Endorsements: $9 million

Total earnings: $10.5 million

Japan's top player has Uniqlo, Adidas, Wilson and Tag Heuer as sponsors.

(Photo: REUTERS / Suzanne Plunkett)
Roger Federer of Switzerland celebrates winning the fourth set against Novak Djokovic of Serbia during their men's singles finals tennis match on Centre Court at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London July 6, 2014.
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