10 Athletes Who Took the Best Salaries in 2014

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#9 Rafael Nadal

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Nadal plays down his chances. Photo: Telegraph

The second highest paid tennis player in 2014, Rafael Nadal owes most of his income to endorsements that were $30 million of his total pay package of $44.5 million. Born in Spain in 1986, Nadal is currently ranked number five in world tennis. He has won numerous titles including 14 Grand Slam singles, and 27 Association of Tennis Professionals World Tour Masters, and he got a gold medal at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games after winning the singles. He was introduced to tennis by his now coach when he was just three years old.

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