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Woods tops Forbes' rich list (©GettyImages)
Woods tops Forbes' rich list (©GettyImages).

1. Tiger Woods | Golf

Salary/winnings:$13.1m Endorsements: $65m Total pay:$78.1m

Golf's number one ranked player has doubled his winnings this year and his endorsements have followed this upward trend too. 

When Woods admitted to having an extra-marital affair, made an excruciating public apology speech and took an indefinite leave of absence from golf his image was in tatters. 

However he has returned to golf and seems to have cleaned up his personal life. He even enters this week’s PGA Championship as the bookmakers' favourite.

When Woods admitted to having an extra-marital affair, made an excruciating public apology speech and took an indefinite leave of absence from golf his image was in tatters. 

However he has returned to golf and seems to have cleaned up his personal life. He even enters this week’s PGA Championship as the bookmakers' favourite.

 

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