The past decade has been a golden era for men’s tennis with Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic (otherwise known as The Big Three) winning 39 of the 47 Grand Slam events since the start of 2004.
Currently ranked at No. 1 and No. 2 in the world, Djokovic and Federer have been earning a fortune for their efforts, and in adding Nadal in the mix, the trio lead in career prize money with a combined $250 million.
Still, Federer remains the top-earning tennis player for the ninth year straight, banking $67 million from prize money, endorsements, appearances and exhibitions over the last year. Now, where did I leave my tennis racket?