Forbes compiled the list of ‘Athletes brand value’ in which it covers endorsement income exceeding the average endorsement income earned by the top 10 earning athletes in the same sport during the past year.
Indian cricketer MS Dhoni is fifth with £14m as Ronaldo stands in at number 8 in the top 10, with a brand value of £10.4m, while Tiger Woods is at number 1 with £19.5m, followed by Phil Mickelson on £18.2m, Roger Federer on £17.5m and LeBron James at £17.5m.
While Usain Bolt and Kevin Durant (£12m) tie for sixth place. Rory McIlroy (£8m) is just below Ronaldo in ninth place, and Floyd ‘Money’ Mayweather stand with a brand value of £7.5m on 10th position.
Source: The Guardian