Last Update May 21, 2018
1. Arda Turan
Arda Turan is the Turkish professional football player and currently is the caption of the Turkish national football team and also plays for the Spanish club Barcelona in the European league. He is ranked at 38th in the list of “100 Best Footballer in the world” by Guardians in 2014 and is the only Turkish player who was ranked in the Guardian’s list. He receives the 87 senior national caps from his country and scores 19 goals in his career. Arda Turan estimated net worth is US $ 35 million he is ranked at top in the list of top 10 richest athletes of Turkey.
2. Burak Yilmaz
Burak Yilmaz is the Turkish professional football player and currently he is the played for the Galatasaray and also the most regular team player and striker of the Turkish national football team. He starts his career at the age of 16 and played for the Turkish U17 team in 2001.He is appeared in 42 international matches for Turkey national team and scores 19 goals in his persisting career. Burak Yilmaz estimated net worth is US $ 15 million and he is ranked at second in the list of top 10 richest athletes of Turkey.
3. Hakan Sukur
Hakan Sukur is the Turkish retired football player and well known for his nickname as the “Bull of the Bosphorus”. He has mostly spent his professional career with the Galatasaray and holds the three time Goal King award for top goal scorer in the Super league. Sukur represents the Turkish national team in 112 games and score 51 goals in his career and he is the leading goal scorer for Turkey. He is also involved in politics and currently is the Istanbul MP and was elected in the 2011 general election from the Justice and development party. Hakan Sukur estimated net worth is US $ 10 million he is the 3rd richest sports personality of Turkey.
4. Caner Erkin
Caner Erkin is the professional football player of Turkey and currently is played for the Turkish club Fenerbahce and the most regular team member of the Turkish national football team. He starts his professional career with the Manisaspor in 2004 season in the second division league and his becomes the champion of the league and he promoted to the super league. Caner Erkin estimated net worth is US $ 13.7 million and he is ranked at No. 4 in the list of top 10 richest athletes of Turkey.
5. Esref Apak
Esref Apak is the Turkish hammer thrower and initially was the member of the Fenerbahce Athletics in the Istanbul and then transferred to Enkaspor. He is 185 cm tall and 115 kg athlete and the student of sports and physical education in the Gazi University of Ankara. He represents the in the 2004 Olympics that was held in Athens and wins the Bronze medal for his country. He also wins the gold medal in the Mediterranean Games in 2005 with the record throw of 77.88m long. His personal best performance is the 81.45m long throw and holds the Turkish national record. Esref Apak estimated net worth is US $ 5 million and he the 5th richest sports personality of Turkey.
6. Sardar Aziz
Sardar Aziz is the professional football player of Turkey and played for Bursaspor club in the super league. He attends the football school in the Bursa at the age of 10 and spent two month and was signed by the youth contract by Bursaspor. He played for the Turkey in the U-16 and on forward level and was part of Turkish U-19 team who wins the UEFA U-19 Champions league in 2009. Serdar Aziz estimated net worth is US $ 4 million and he is ranked at 6th place in the list of top 10 richest athletes of Turkey.
7. Sureyya Ayhan
Sureyya Ayhan is the former middle distance track runner from Turkey and very specialized female athlete in the 1500m race. In 2009 she was banned for her life time career by the CAS for involved in second time drug violation. She holds the national record in the 800m, 1500m and becomes the fastest women of Turkey and she is the only female athlete from Turkey who qualifies for the semi-finals in the Sydney Olympics in 2000. Sureyya Ayhan estimated net worth is US $ 3.5 million and she is the 7th richest athlete of Turkey.
8. Pinar Saka
Pinar Saka is the Turkish track running female athlete and competing in the 100m, 200m and 400m long track races. She is the 400m national record holder of Turkey. She is participated in the Mediterranean Games in 2005 at Spain in the 400m relay and wins the Bronze medal for his country. She is also qualified for the Summer Olympics in 2012 and represents the Turkey in 400 m event. Currently she is doing MBA for the Bogazici University of Istanbul. Pinar Saka estimated net worth is US $ 3 million and she is ranked at 8th in the list of top 10 richest athletes of Turkey
9. Merve Aydin
Merve Aydin is also the female middle distance runner of Turkey and she is also the member of the Fenerbahce athletics team. She has won the two Silver medals; one is in the world junior championship in 2008 and other is in the European Athletics Championship in 2011. She is also qualified and participated in the 2012 summer Olympics that was held in London but she was injured in the second lap of qualifying round and she refused the withdraw her name and finish the last and receives the standing ovation from the audience. Nerve Aydin estimated net worth is US $ 1.5 million and she is ranked at second last in the list of top 10 richest athletes of Turkey.
10. Bekir Karayel
Bekir Karayel is the professional middle distance and long distance runner of Turkey and later he becomes the specialized in the marathon. He is 172m tall and 64kg weighted and is the member of the Buyuksehir Belediyesi of Istanbul and also the sports student at the Gazi University. He is the winner of first edition of Darica Half Marathon in 2011. Bekir Karayel estimated net worth is US $ 1 million and he is ranked at last in the list of top 10 richest athletes of Turkey.