Barcelona's Lionel Messi overtakes Cristiano Ronaldo on Forbes rich list
07 June, 2018, 07:21 | Author: Miranda Cannon
However, it is the absence of a single female name that is most notable.
Mayweather heads the world's highest-paid athletes for the fourth time in seven years, thanks to a $275 million payday for his August boxing match against UFC star Conor McGregor.
Basketball players dominate the list (40%) followed by American football and football (soccer) players who make up almost 30% of the top earners.
Kohli also is one of five Indians who are in the A+ category contract with the Board of Cricket Control in India (BCCI).
Serena Williams was the only representative previous year, narrowly missing out on a spot in the top 50.
Forbes said tennis' female sportspersons Li Na, Maria Sharapova and Serena Williams were list regulars but Li retired in 2014 and Sharapova is still dealing with the aftermath of a 15-month suspension for using a banned substance.
Serena Williams was the only woman to appear on the list a year ago, coming in 51st place with reported earnings of $27 million (£20.1 million). The 29-year-old batting sensation earned $24 million over the last 12 months; $4 million through salary and winnings, and $20 million through brand endorsements.
Swiss ace Federer remains the most attractive athlete for sponsors, with endorsement deals accounting for $65 million of his earnings. Real Madrid forward Ronaldo ($108m/£80.6m) fell to third, behind his rival Lionel Messi ($111m/£82.9m). He jumps 13 spots to fifth with an income of $90 million, including $19 million from endorsement partners.
Roger Federer claimed seventh place and was the highest-ranking tennis player with US$77.2m.
The lowest paid athlete on the list was basketball star Nicolas Batum with $22.9 million earned in the time frame.
Forbes earnings figures include all salaries, bonuses and prize money earned between June 1, 2017 and June 1, 2018.
The top is dominated by American sportsmen including LeBron James and two National Football League quarterbacks, but there is no room for New England Patriots' hero Tom Brady.
He then went on to confirm that Tetris Effect runs at 4K in 60fps on the PS4 Pro and is playable in full HD on the PS4. Sid Shuman who announced the game said that this countdown is PlayStation's way of trying something new.
A police investigation is underway in New Jersey after a disturbing video of an officer punching a woman on the beach went viral. The video cuts out momentarily, then shows Weinman screaming as the police officer pulls her to the ground and grabs her hair.
And he added: "I'm lucky that England gave me that opportunity to get away, refresh my mind and I'll always be grateful to them. I'm fine with whatever may or may not happen, and I like to think I'll be able to deal with it in the right way".
The tariffs of 25 percent on steel and 10 percent on aluminum, which affect the EU, Canada and Mexico, came into effect on Friday. The US Commerce Department and US Trade Representative's Office did not immediately respond to requests for comment.
The midfielder took responsibility for the error but explains that Nigeria's first half formation left the midfield isolated. Captain Mikel John Obi is one of the five players in the 23-man squad that have played in the FIFA World Cup .
The feature, which will make it easy to port apps with minimal changes to code, will be made available to developers next year. In so many words, dynamic desktop mode is an option in MacOS Mojave to have your desktop evolve with the hours of the day .
In an announcement that must have Houseparty a little nervous, iOS 12 will have updated Facetime that allows group video calls. Facebook recently said it will let you delete information the company gathers from your activity on other websites and apps.
The ruling, written by Justice Anthony Kennedy, fortunately isn't as broad and all-encompassing as critics may initially think. Phillips declined to make the cake, citing his Christian beliefs, and the couple purchased one from a different store.
Apple also showcased a new system that makes it more hard to gather information about users as they browse across the web. Siri will also suggest that users turn off some notifications if the user hasn't opened the app in a while.
One finger died out Monday, Kauahikaua said, while another looped around the Kapoho Cinder Cone, encircling it in lava. Thousands in the Puna district had to evacuate after lava fissures started opening in neighborhoods a month ago.
Fred had spoken about links to United after Brazil's 2-0 win over Croatia at Anfield, where he came on for an eight-minute cameo. The full-back's move means Matteo Darmian is all but certain to leave the club following strong links with Juventus.
Should Donald Trump be allowed to pardon himself?
A controversial tweet from the president Monday morning came alongside more complaints about the special counsel's investigation. A president has never before pardoned himself. " Impeach him and then you can do whatever you want to do to him ", he added.
Kilauea Lava Flow Rolls Into Sea at Kapoho Bay
It advised residents in communities downwind, including Pahala, Ocean View and Kona, to limit their exposure to gas and ash. The flow of lava especially from fissure eight has cut off Puna Kapoho and several residents had to be airlifted to safety.
Trudeau, Sheehan talk tariffs with Canadian steel producers
Just before the G7 summit ended, Trump tweeted that "the United States must, at long last, be treated fairly on trade". Canada announced tariffs on United States goods in response to President Donald Trump's steel and aluminum tariffs.
Saudi Arabia begins issuing driving licenses to women
Reuters reported in May that police arrested at least five people who protested the country's ban on women driving. Authorities said eight of the detainees had been " temporarily released " until their investigation is completed.
Serena Williams beat Ashleigh Barty in French Open
In the victory, Pliskova won 74 percent of her first serve points and 37 percent of her second serve points. But the 36-year-old's serve remains a formidable weapon, helping her take the first set after a tie-break.