• Serena Williams overtakes Maria Sharapova as highest-paid female athlete making $28.9m in 2016

    Serena Williams overtakes Maria Sharapova as highest-paid female athlete making $28.9m in 2016

    Forbes, on Monday, announced that Serena Williams has overtaken Maria Sharapova as the world’s highest-paid female athlete in the last one year, bringing in $28.9 million in prize money and endorsements over the year.

    The world No. 1 won three Grand Slams in 2015, reached the final of the year’s first two Slam events and added a major endorsement deal with Chase.

    Sharapova who has been the highest paid female athlete in the last 11 years despite not being as successful on […]