Top 10 Richest Sports People in the World

5. Phil Michelson

After winning four major tournaments, Phil Michelson is better known as National Expert individual and the fifth wealthiest sportsman of 2012. Born on June 16, 1970, Phil Michelson is an American professional golf player with a net value of $46.5 million. Also known as Lefty, Michelson was chosen as the World Golf Hall of Fame in November 2011. In multiple years, he attained a career high World ranking of second.