World's highest-paid athletes of 2016

POSTED: 11:12 AM Jun 06 2013   UPDATED: 11:00 AM Jun 09 2016

It's no secret that professional athletes make a lot of money, but some make more than others. Check out how much some of the top-paid athletes made over the past year, as compiled by Forbes.

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It's no secret that professional athletes make a lot of money, but some make more than others. Check out how much some of the top-paid athletes made over the past year, as compiled by Forbes.

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