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The 10 richest tennis players from Federer to Serena as Emma Raducanu is backed to bank over £100m

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EMMA RADUCANU might be a part of the ranks of tennis’ main stars after her U.S. Open success.

The Brit, 18, collected a cheque value £1.8million after her victory in New York, however that is set to rise significantly by way of sponsorship offers and endorsements.

Emma Raducanu turned a millionaire by successful the U.S. Open

Agent Jonathan Shalit, chairman of InterTalent, has predicted large issues for Raducanu.

He stated: “Emma is a phenomenon. She would be the highest-earning feminine UK sports star ever.

“If the trajectory Emma is on continues, she’s going to earn properly over £100million.

“Leisurewear, sports, health, fitness and lifestyle brands will be knocking down her door. For brands, she is unique. There is no one like her.”

Raducanu is managed by Max Eisenbud, the person partly answerable for Maria Sharapova incomes £234m on and off court docket by the point she retired final yr.

That helped the Russian enter the highest ten richest tennis players record – and she or he is accompanied by only one different girl, Serena Williams.

The high 10 richest tennis stars of all-time


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Here are the highest ten richest tennis stars of all time.

10. John McEnroe – £72m

The former world primary received seven Grand Slams as a participant, largely in the course of the Nineteen Eighties.

His antics and character on the court docket additionally lead to infamy and his wealth elevated as a consequence.

Since retiring McEnroe has labored as a pundit for ESPN and likewise covers Wimbledon yearly for the BBC.

But his media work has not been with out controversy and he obtained vital backlash after suggesting Raducanu couldn’t take care of the strain when she give up the Round of 16 at Wimbledon.

John McEnroe has moved into broadcasting since retiring as a professional player
John McEnroe has moved into broadcasting since retiring as an expert participant

9. Andy Murray – £72m

Andy Murray ended Britain’s lengthy look ahead to a Men’s single Grand Slam title when he received the U.S. Open in 2012.

And after successful his first title he frantically looked for his Rado watch so as to meet the necessities of a sponsorship deal value tens of millions.

He adopted up that victory by successful Wimbledon in 2013 and later in 2016.

Murray has three Grand Slam titles to his title and two Olympic gold medals.

Andy Murray was the last Brit to win the U.S. Open before Radcucanu
Andy Murray was the final Brit to win the U.S. Open earlier than Radcucanu

8. Maria Sharapova – £97m

After changing into Wimbledon champion at 17 Sharapova was catapulted into fame, and the riches quickly adopted after Max Eisenbud turned her agent.

Sharapova went on to win each Grand Slam title, together with the French Open on two events to cement herself as one of many highest-earning feminine tennis players of all time.

Sharapova has won each of the four Grand Slams, becoming the youngest player to win Wimbledon in 2004, at 17
Sharapova has received every of the 4 Grand Slams, changing into the youngest participant to win Wimbledon in 2004, at 17

7. Pete Sampras – £108m

Sampras was the main Men’s Single participant with 14 Grand Slam titles to his title earlier than that report was damaged in 2009.

In specific, he was the champion of SW19 with seven Wimbledon titles.

Also, his 14 victories in 18 finals characterize the perfect share in last historical past, with 78%.

Pete Sampras held the most Men's Singles Grand Slam wins before Roger Federer came onto the scene
Pete Sampras held essentially the most Men’s Singles Grand Slam wins earlier than Roger Federer got here onto the scene

6. Andre Agassi – £126m

Another former American primary, Agassi earned greater than £22m in prize cash alone.

Like Sampras, Agassi has received every of the 4 majors and boasts 60 profession titles within the Singles sport.

He additionally received the Davis Cup with USA on three events.

Andre Agassi rivalled Pete Sampras for much of his career and built up a huge fortune in the process
Andre Agassi rivalled Pete Sampras for a lot of his profession and constructed up an enormous fortune within the course of

5. Serena Williams – £129m

Williams, maybe unsurprisingly, is the highest-earning feminine tennis star of all time.

Much of her web value has been gathered by way of prize cash, incomes round £68m to date.

Williams has received Wimbledon seven occasions, the Australian Open seven occasions and the U.S. Open on six events.

She boasts 23 Grand Slam titles, only one in need of Margaret Court’s report 24.

Serena Williams is just one Grand Slam short of Margaret Court's record
Serena Williams is only one Grand Slam in need of Margaret Court’s report

4. Rafael Nadal – £129m

Nadal equalled Federer’s Grand Slam report when he received the French Open for the thirteenth time in 2020.

In 2020 alone the Spaniard made greater than £28m, with just below £20m of that earned by way of prize cash.

Nadal has been sponsored by Kia Motors since 2006 and has been kitted out by Nike for almost all of his profession.

Also, he changed Cristiano Ronaldo as the brand new face of Emporio Armani Underwear and Armani Jeans in 2011.

Rafael Nadal has amassed a massive net worth through his success on and off the court
Rafael Nadal has amassed an enormous web value by way of his success on and off the court docket

3. Novak Djokovic – £144m

The Serbian missed out on the possibility to create historical past when he misplaced to Daniil Medvedev within the U.S. Open last on Sunday.

A win would have seen Djokovic take the crown as essentially the most profitable Men’s Singles tennis participant ever, with 21 Grand Slam titles.

And he additionally would have develop into the primary participant within the fashionable period to win each Grand Slam in the identical yr, following victory at Wimbledon, the French Open and the Australian Open.

Novak Djokovic looks destined to break the record for most Men's Singles Grand Slams despite his U.S. Open final loss
Novak Djokovic appears destined to break the report for many Men’s Singles Grand Slams regardless of his U.S. Open last loss

2. Roger Federer – £324m

Federer was a grasp on the court docket and nearly holds the report for many Grand Slam titles, with 20 – shared with each Nadal and Djokovic.

And his enterprise thoughts has confirmed to be simply as astute, with clothes model RF getting into a partnership with retailer Uniqlo.

His different sponsors embody Gillette, Wilson, Barilla, and Moët & Chandon, and the Swiss has beforehand labored with Nike and Mercedes Benz China.

Roger Federer combined his skill on court with a clever business brain to soar above his rivals in terms of riches
Roger Federer mixed his ability on court docket with a intelligent enterprise mind to soar above his rivals when it comes to riches

1. Ion Tiriac – £4bn

Tiriac is not a really well-known title in tennis, together with his greatest achievement in Men’s Singles reaching the quarter-final of the 1968 French Open.

He had higher success in Doubles and ranked nineteenth in 1979.

But undoubtedly his greatest triumph has been away from the court docket, founding Banca Tiriac in 1990 and accumulating a web value of over a billion kilos within the 30 years since.

He was the primary Romanian to develop into a billionaire.

Ion Tiriac, seen here with Boris Becker, has built his fortune away from the court
Ion Tiriac, seen right here with Boris Becker, has constructed his fortune away from the court docket

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