Monday, March 6, 2006
Tiger Woods: Highest Paid Athlete.
According to l'Equipe Magazine, golf player Tiger Woods is the highest paid athlete in the world. Tiger Woods' earnings estimated at 69.5 million euros with 66.81M gained only from advertising contracts.
Tiger Woods is ahead of Formula 1 driver Michael Schumacher who has 65.5 M euros in 2005 and tennis great Andre Agassi who has an estimate of 36.7 M euros.
On Sunday Feb 5 Tiger Woods secure a one-shot win at the Ford Championship in Florida . "A W is a W, baby," said the world number one after his success, adding that he thinks he is a better player than he was 12 months ago.