Forbes Celebrity 100 list: Top-10 Indian sportsperson in the list
The Forbes Celebrity 100 Indian list is out and as expected skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni is the top sportsperson, occupying the third spot just behind cinestars Shah Rukh Khan and Salman Khan.
But what is sad is that despite being an Olympic year, nine of the top-10 sports persons are cricketers. Only Saina Nehwal has managed to break into top-10, while Gagan Narang and Mary kom are the only other Olympic medallists to figure in top 100.
The other prominent Indian sportspersons to figure in the top 100 are as follows:
Leander Paes: Earnings: 4.41 crore Forbes List: 44 Money: 75 Fame: 30
Mary Kom: Earnings: 3.32 crore Forbes List: 46 Money: 82 Fame: 32
Mahesh Bhupathi: Earnings: 4.06 crore Forbes List: 51 Money: 78 Fame: 37
Vishwanathan Anand: Earnings: 12.1 crore Forbes List: 57 Money: 49 Fame: 61
Sania Mirza: Earnings: 5.3 crore Forbes List: 59 Money: 70 Fame: 46
Gagan Narang: Earnings: 2.7 crore Forbes List: 64 Money: 86 Fame: 50
Rohan Bopanna: Earnings: 2.29 crore Forbes List: 65 Money: 90 Fame: 49
Jeev Milkha Singh: Earnings: 12.45 crore Forbes List: 70 Money: 45 Fame: 80
Vijender Singh: Earnings: 3.2 crore Forbes List: 78 Money: 84 Fame: 60