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Well it’s that time to find out which athletes had a VERY good year…

Forbes is releasing its 2018 List Of The World’s 100 Highest-Paid Athletes.  Thanks to his $275 million payday from his fight with Conor McGregor, Floyd Mayweather bumped soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo down to number three at 108-million.  Fellow soccer star Lionel Messi is number two at 111-million.  With 66 athletes from the United States, the list also consisted of a record-breaking number of NBA athletes.  The combined earnings of the list increased by 23-percent to well over three-billion-dollars and featured big names like Tiger Woods, and Lebron James.

Here’s your Top 5 Forbes Highest Paid Athlete List:

1. Floyd Mayweather, $285M

2. Lionel Messi, $111M

3. Ronaldo, $108M

4. Conor McGregor, $99M

5. Neymar, $90M

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