Richest Tennis Players in the world
Rafael Nadal is a Spanish professional, stylish player who has a net worth of $80 million. Rafael Nadal was born June 3, 1986 in Manacor, Balearic Islands, Spain. As of August 2013, Nadal has earned $56 million in tournament prize money. He has been ranked #1 in the world at times, and is considered by many to be one of the greatest tennis players of all time. A knee injury knocked Rafa out of action for seven months in 2012, but he returned in 2013 to lead the men s tour in prize money with $6.8 million. He left IMG in December to start his own management company with his father and manager. Major sponsors include Nike, Babolat, Kia Motors and Bacardi.