Originally Posted by dimeaxe
"According to Forbes, Novak Djokovic pocketed $20.6 million in the first 6 months of 2012, but just £9 million come from sponsorship deals. If we exclude prize money, in 2011 Roger Federer earned $45 million, followed by Nadal (25), Sharapova (22) and Djokovic (20).
20 mill. a year is not that bad.
have to love forbes' silly reporting. £
9 million is equal to $
14 million. So 'just'
14 out of the 20 million dollars came from sponsorship, i.e. the vast majority of his income.