The Olympics are all about the medals – gold in particular. But who are the five richest Olympic athletes and how much are they worth?
5. Novak Djokovic
Total Earnings: $20.6 million (June 2011 to June 2012)
Novak Djokovic is a professional tennis player who earned more than $5 million on the court in 2012. He also has a net worth of $36 million. Novak Djokovic earned his net worth through his success playing in tournaments, as well as the grand slam finals, and completed the ATP tour as World number 3, four years in a row. He tops off his tennis earnings from his family’s Novak Cafes in Serbia and a lucrative endorsement deal with Japanese brand Uniqlo.