Usain Bolt remains the only track and field athlete on the Forbes top 100 list of highest paid athletes.
Ranked at 45 on the list, Bolt is said to worth USD$31-million.
US boxer Floyd Mayweather has regained his title as the number-1 ranked athlete. He earned USD$275-million for his boxing match in August against UFC star Conor McGregor, who is number four on the US business magazine’s list.
Cristiano Ronaldo – top for the past two years – drops to third, with Lionel Messi edging him out of second place.
The top 100 athletes earned a total of USD$3.8-billion, up 23 percent from last year.