Four golfers and three basketball players have been mentioned at top-list.
Forbes has made the top-list of the highest paid athletes in the history of sport. The first place is taken by the legendary basketball player Michael Jordan who has earned $1,7 billion since the beginning of his professional career.
The second and the third places are taken by the golfers Tiger Woodsand and Arnold Palmer. Also, Forbes has noted the impressive income of golfers Philip Mickelson and Jack Nicklaus, the racer Michael Schumacher, basketball players Kobe Bryant and Shaquille O'Neal.
Also the boxer Floyd Mayweather and the football player David Beckham are also at this top-list.