Floyd Mayweather Jr. Dethrones Tiger Wood As Highest-Paid Athlete With $85M

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Boxing champ. Floyd Mayweather Jr. has ended Tiger woods ten year reign as the highest earning athlete on forbes list.
   


 Floyd Mayweather Jr. “Money fought twice during the past 12 months, knocking out Victor Ortiz in September and winning an unanimous decision in May against Miguel Cotto.

Floyd's combined payday for the bouts :$85 million makes him the highest-Paid athletes unseating Tiger wood who has been the Top earner since 2001.
 
Floyd's rival  Boxer Manny Pacquiao ranks second with earnings of $62 million within the last 12 months. Tiger Woods’ total earnings dropped $16 million from last year to $59.4 million making him the third highest-paid athlete.
 
Miami Heat's basketballer Lebron james ranks fourth with $53M.
 
The figures  include salaries, bonuses, prize money, appearance fees, as well as licensing and endorsement income for the 12 months between June 2011 and June 2012 .


Top Ten Highest -Paid Athletes

1.  Floyd Mayweather - $85M
2.  Manny Pacquiao - $62M
3.  Tiger wood - $59.4M
4.  Lebron james - $53 M
5.  Roger Federer - $52.7M
6.  Kobe Bryant - $52.3M
7.  Phil Mikelson- $47.8M
8.  David Beckam - $46 M
9.  Christian Ronaldo - $42.5M
10.Peyton Manning - $42.4M

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Mindcare at 12:20 AM, 20/06/2012 (7 years ago)
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You want us to start thinking about wealth huh?
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malvin2525 at 05:50 AM, 20/06/2012 (7 years ago)
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 Lips Sealed
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crusifixo at 06:45 AM, 20/06/2012 (7 years ago)
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MONEY................. Cheesy Cheesy Cheesy Cheesy Cheesy
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Neglito at 06:50 AM, 20/06/2012 (7 years ago)
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No 11.  NEGLITO- $40.5M
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denmal at 07:11 AM, 20/06/2012 (7 years ago)
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denmal N56
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chicco77 at 08:14 AM, 20/06/2012 (7 years ago)
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 Huh? Huh?
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ebonypride at 08:23 AM, 20/06/2012 (7 years ago)
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ok oo can i have some cash out of this huge money? other wise whats my own there
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lanudja at 08:27 AM, 20/06/2012 (7 years ago)
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He don come out frm jail?
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Bettygirls at 08:54 AM, 20/06/2012 (7 years ago)
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 Undecided
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ZION7ZION at 09:01 AM, 20/06/2012 (7 years ago)
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Quote from: Neglito on 06:50 AM, 20/06/2012
No 11.  NEGLITO- $40.5M

MONOPOLY Game Money, i guess Roll Eyes Roll Eyes Roll Eyes
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jerrycee at 09:08 AM, 20/06/2012 (7 years ago)
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People dey hia dey chop plenty moni while boys hia are earning penny.  Cry Cry Cry Cry Cry Cry Cry Cry Cry Cry
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yvonneobas at 09:23 AM, 20/06/2012 (7 years ago)
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Na soooo
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ExpertTbright at 09:47 AM, 20/06/2012 (7 years ago)
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Naijapals which position i dey now pls tell them say rolling dollar pikin dey here dey never count my networth TOOMUCH MONEY i no dey shout.

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verah at 09:59 AM, 20/06/2012 (7 years ago)
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mine is 500trillion per month i wok wit bokoharam  Lips Sealed Lips Sealed Lips Sealed Lips Sealed Lips Sealed   Grin Grin Grin Grin

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melodyable at 10:22 AM, 20/06/2012 (7 years ago)
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http://www.facebook.com/pages/Mel-Smart-Collections-380939641613/345397785482920
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utomilan at 10:36 AM, 20/06/2012 (7 years ago)
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poster what of me now. i suppose dey among the list abeg. 
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sonjohn994 at 10:40 AM, 20/06/2012 (7 years ago)
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 i no get share for the money ,so he no concern me
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Idbabe at 10:47 AM, 20/06/2012 (7 years ago)
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When will u come and count my own money?
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harryvic at 10:49 AM, 20/06/2012 (7 years ago)
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NA THEIR TURN.
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