List of richest sports personalities in the World

Sport is a thing which bound different people and different diversities to come together in support of their team and unite together and celebrate each game as a festival and some major sports personalities play a major role in the development and success of the sport and to maintain the popularity of the Game.


Conor Anthony McGregor born on July 14, 1988, in Ireland is a big name in Mixed Martial Arts at UFC. He discovered his love for football and boxing at a very young age and decided to take it as a carrier option. With a Net worth of $200 million, he is the most popular and celebrated fighter in the history of UFC. He claimed a fight of the title match and grabbed the victory in just 13 seconds and made his name in Golden letters in the stories of UFC. The most-watched match is also between Conor and Nate Diaz in UFC 229 and is the only boxer to have a two-division champion.



A big name in the Football industry, the captain of the Argentina Football national team has a net worth of $130 million as per Forbes. The 34 years old plays as a forward and was in news in recent times for leaving his club FC Barcelona and is now a part of PSG. Messi has won European Golden Shoe for the top scorer 6 times which is the highest by an individual. He has a record number of Ballon d’Or that is also 6 times.


Followed by another big star in the game Ronaldo is a Portuguese national football player who plays as a forward and captains the Portugal Football team recently was in news for getting back to his initial club Manchester United. Five times Ballon d’Or winner has a net worth of $120 million. Recently Ronaldo set a benchmark by becoming the most followed personality on social media with 500 million followers across Twitter, Instagram and Facebook. He runs his brand by the name CR7 and has a lifetime contract with NIKE.


He is an American football quarterback and represents the Dallas Cowboys of the National Football League. The 2017 Rookie of the year has a net worth of $107.5 million and has recently invested in four Walk-ons restaurants in Texas. He is the highest-paid athlete in the history of the NFL.


The American basketball professional player representing Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association. The Athlete secures fifth place as per Forbes among the highest-paid athletes with a net worth of $96.5 million. He has won the title of MVP in NBA four times along with the top endorsement portfolio and owns a production and media company.