Floyd Mayweather, Jr. tops sports rich list again

Boxer Floyd Mayweather, Jr. has beaten soccer stars Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi to the top of a new sports rich list. The undefeated 37-year-old has topped the new Forbes magazine poll to find the highest-paid athletes on the planet for the second time in three years.
Mayweather, Jr.’s $105 million (GBP66 million) fortune gives him the edge over Ronaldo ($80 million) at two and basketball superstar LeBron James at three ($72.3 million).
Soccer superstar Messi and Los Angeles Lakers icon Kobe Bryant round out the top five with $60 million (GBP37.5 million)-plus fortunes.