World's richest athletes

POSTED: 11:12 AM Jun 06 2013   UPDATED: 11:13 AM Jun 06 2013

It’s no secret that professional athletes make a lot of money, but some make more than others. Check out how much some of the top-paid athletes made last year, as compiled by Forbes.

Valentino Rossi
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Valentino Rossi, motorcycle racing, $30 million