According to Forbes magazine, Osaka earned Rs 283 crore in prize money and advertising in the last 12 months. The 22-year-old Osaka earned 11 crores more than Serena. In 2015, Osaka and Serena surpassed Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova’s record of $ 226 crore.
Since 1990, Forbes has made the list of the highest paid women celebrities. Since then, tennis players have become the number one priority every year. Osaka ranks 29th on the list of the 100 highest paid athletes in the world.
Osaka’s father, a two-time Grand Slam winner, was born in Haiti. Her mother is Japanese. Osaka became the star of the 2018 US Open when she defeated Serena and won the title. He also won the Australian Open in 2019. However, the color player is now tenth in the world rankings.
For the past four years, Serena Williams has been the highest paid female player in the world. Five years before that, Maria Sharapova topped the list.
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