David Beckham tops UK and Irish sport list
May 7 , 2012
Soccer player David Beckham has topped a list of the richest athletes in the UK and Ireland.
The 37-year-old LA Galaxy player came in at number one on the annual Sunday Times sport rich list with a fortune of $258 million.
In terms of the world’s richest athletes, Beckham sat at number ten with golfer Tiger Woods topping the list with $868 million.
Tennis player Maria Sharapova was the richest female athlete.