Wimbledon 2019: Net worth – who is the richest female tennis player in the world?

Tennis is a lucrative sport for those who are good at it, like those at Wimbledon 2019. 

So who are the female tennis players with the highest net worth?

Serena Williams – £70 million

Serena Williams, 37, is considered by many to be the best tennis player in the world.

Wimbledon 2019: Richest female star Serena Williams, Naomi Osaka, Heather Watson

From Michigan, she is known for her powerful serve and groundstrokes.

Serena is married to Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian and they have a baby girl, Olympia.

Naomi Osaka – £6.3m

This 21-year-old Japanese player is ranked no. 2 by the Women’s Tennis Association.

Her powerful serve has topped 125 miles per hour.

Heather Watson – £2m

Twenty-seven-years-old this British tennis player is a Wimbledon mixed doubles champion.

She is through to the second round of Wimbledon this year.

Eugenie Bouchard – £4.8m

This Canadian tennis player, 25, once ranked 5th in the world. She had slid considerably then, but it attempting to win back some ground at Wimbledon this year.

Wimbledon 2019: Richest female star Serena Williams, Naomi Osaka, Heather Watson

Venus Williams – £33m

The sister of Serena, Venus Williams, 39, is currently ranked 44th in WTA singles rankings.

She was knocked out of Wimbledon yesterday in the first round by 15-year-old Cori Gauff.

Maria Sharapova – £31m

A Russian player, the 32-year-old was once ranked no.1 in singles by the WTA. As of now she ranks 80th.

Caroline Wozniacki – £27m

Twenty-eight-year-old Caroline Wozniacki is of Danish descent. She is through to the second round of Wimbledon this year.

The Royal Family are big fans of the Wimbledon tournament, as Carole Middleton attends Wimbledon each year. 

Last year, the mother-of-three opted for a white summery dress with lace trim from high street retailer John Lewis, which she teamed with a pair of nude wedges.

Another stylish look comprised of a blue and white embroidered dress from British label Rumour.

Kate Midldeton and Prince William usually attend Wimbledon too. 

Over the years, the Duchess of Cambridge has been seen in the Royal Box at Wimbledon in an array of stylish ensembles, however, she was first photographed at the summer event in 2007, in the crowds with a friend.

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