Richest Richest Athletes

Top 10 Richest Athletes of China

1. Li Na

Li Na
Li Na is ranked top on the list of richest athletes of China. She is a professional tennis Chinese female player and retired in 2014 with his career highest ranking # 2 from the International Tennis. Li has won the 9 WTA female singles titles that include the 2 Grand Slams single female titles, one is the French Open title in 2011 and second is the Australian Open title in 2014. She is the only female athlete and a tennis player who wins the Grand slam women single title from all over the Asia. LI Na total net worth is US & 12.9 million or 80 million in Yuan.

2. Lin Dan

Lin Dan
Lin Dan is the world # 1 badminton player of China and becomes the champion of badminton for 5 times. He is also the twice Olympian Champion of Badminton and wins the All-England championship for five times. He is the Great Grand Slam player and only the first who wins all the 9 foremost titles in the history of badminton. He is also the only player in the Olympic history that retains the gold medal by winning the 2008 and 2012 championship. Lin Dan current ranking is # 4 and his total net worth is US $ 4.8 million or 30 million in Yuan.

3. Peng Shuai

Peng Shuai
Peng Shuai is the professional female Chinese tennis player and achieved his highest career ranking of No.1 in the ladies double international tennis ranking. She is the first and only Chinese female tennis player to reach world # 1 in 2014. She wins the two championships in ladies double category with his partner Se Wei; one is the Wimbledon Open 2013 and second is in the French Open 2014. She is also the Asian Champion and get gold medal in Asian games 2010. Peng total net worth is US $ 3.2 million or 20 million Yuan.

4. Zou Shiming

Zou Shiming
Zou Shiming is the most successful and professional Chinese boxer. He is also the current champion of WBO flyweight international championship. Zou has winning the 3 gold (2005, 2007, and 2011) medals in the World Boxing Amateur Championship. He also wins the 3 consecutive medals in Olympics that include one Bronze in 2004 and two Gold medals in 2008 and 2012 respectively in the flyweight light category. Zou Shiming total net worth is US $ 2.6 million or 16 million Yuan and become the 4th richest athlete of China.

5. Yi Jianlian

Yi Jianlian
Yi Jianlian is the basketball player and currently played in the Basketball Association of China from the Southern Guangdong Tigers. He is also played for Washington Wizards, Dallas Mavericks and Milwaukee Bucks in the NBA league. He is 7 ft tall and wins title award “Rookie” in 2002 from the Southern Guangdong Tigers and also winning the three titles of CBA. Yi Jianlian total net worth is US $ 2.4 million or 15 million Yuan and the fifth richest athletes of China.

6. Shanshan Feng

Shanshan Feng
Shanshan Feng is the famous professional golfer from China and played in the LPGA Tour that is US based. She joined the LPGA Tour in 2008 and she is the only Chinese female golfer who becomes the LPGA Tour member. At the age of ten she starts to play golf with her father in hometown golf association. She has total 15 professional wins that includes 4 LPGA Tour titles, 5 European Tour ladies tittles and 6 other titles. She is the only golfer from China who wins the LPGA championship. Feng has total net worth is US $ 2.3 million or 14 million Yuan.

7. Zheng Zhi

Zheng Zhi
Zheng Zhi is the Chinese soccer player and also the captain of the Chinese current football national team. He is playing in the super league of China from Guangzhou Evergrande. In start of his career he played at defending position for his team but his manger moved him in to centre midfield in Shenzhen Soccer Club where he get the success and his team wins the league title in 2004. Zheng Zhi total current net worth is US $ 1.8 million or 11 million Yuan and stands at the 7th place in the richest athletes of China.

8. Sun Yang

Sun Yang
Sun Yang is the Olympic champion and record holding Chinese swimmer. He is the only male swimmer from China who wins the gold medal in 2008 Olympics that was held in Beijing. He is also the Asian Champion and wins the 1500 m men’s freestyle in Asian Games. He also wins the 1500m and 200m men’s freestyle in the 2012 Olympics. He also receives the title award “Rookie” in 2010 sports awards. Sun Yang total comes at the 8th place in the richest athletes of China with total net worth of US $ 1.8 million or 11 million Yuan.

9. Liang Wenchong

Liang Wenchong
Liang Wenchong is the professional and highest ranked achieved golfer from China and is the only golfer from China who get position in the top 100 in the world official golf ranking. He has total 20 professional wins that includes 1 European Tour, 3 Asian Tour, 1 Japanese Tour and 16 other titles. He has finished many times in top 10 in his several appearances on different tours. He finished 2nd in the Singapore open in 2009. Liang Wang total net worth is US $ 1.7 million or 10.5 million Yuan and ranked second last on the list of richest athletes of China.

10. Feng Xiaoting

Feng Xiaoting
Feng Xiaoting is the Chinese professional soccer player and is the current player of Guangzhou Evergrade in the football super league of China. He starts to play football in 2003 league with the Sichuan Guancheng and quickly become a regular player of the team. At the 17 year of his age he become the caption of the football club and become the youngest captain of any football club in China. Feng Xiaoting is become last on the list of richest athletes with US $ 1.7 million or 10.5 million.

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