Top 10 Richest Badminton Players in the World 2015
Well guys there are big badminton events schedule each year and a massive prize fund that is distributed among the players and runner ups in the event but who are the highest paid badminton players in the world and who earns most money . You can see in the table the list of the players who earn most money in their career through endorsement deals and prize money from the events . Lee Chong Wei is the richest badminton athlete in the world while 2nd player in the list is Chinese Lin Dan .
|Lee Chong Wei||32||Malaysia||$35 Million|
|Lin Dan||31||China||$26 Million|
|Saina Nehwal||24||India||$24 Million|
|Peter Gade||38||Denmark||$18 Million|
|Taufik Hidayat||33||Indonesia||$11 Million|
|Chen Long||25||China||$8.2 Million|
|Wang Yihan||26||China||$5 Million|
|Jan Ø. Jørgensen||27||Denmark||$5 Million|
|LI Xuerui||23||China||$2.5 Million|
Lee Chong Wei : Malaysia : Earnings ( $35 Million) :
Lee Chong Wei is now taken the unique word to his career history and that is legend. He is one of the strongest players in the Badminton and one of the highest earning athletes in the world . Still today he is one of the toughest opponent to players like Lin Dan and Chen Long. He is currently world number 1.
Lin Dan : China : Earnings ( $26 Million) :
Lin Dan the biggest name in the China badminton sports history he brings gold medal to the China team during the competition like (Olympic games , Asian Games) . He is one of the highest earning Chinese star in 2012 and 2013. In 2014 there is little decrease in his ranking. He is five-time world champion in Badminton
Saina Nehwal : India : Earnings ( $24 Million) :
Last year according to news source Saina Nehwal is on 5th number in the highest earning tennis players but after the India badminton league started she earned a huge success and as well as a good money from the event she is the highest paid female tennis player in the Indian Badminton league . She is one of the best badminton stars in the world right now in female .