Serena Williams revealed as highest paid sports woman for fourth straight year

Serena Williams revealed as highest paid sports woman for fourth straight year

- Tennis star, Serena Williams, has been ranked as the highest-earning female tennis star for the year 2019

- The achievement is the fourth consecutive win for the tennis star as she has grabbed the laurel from 2016 till date

- Her sister, Venus Williams, was ranked as the 10th highest artiste with an income of £4.8m in 2019

Tennis star, Serena Williams, has set a new record as the highest-paid sports women for four years in a row.

YEN.com.gh understands that this came to light after the sportswoman earned $29.2million in a year.

Williams, who has won the singles grand slam 23 times would receive only £3.4m dollars as prize money.

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According to ameyawdebrah.com, 21-year-old Naomi Osaka from Japan won $24.3 million after benefitting from endorsements and prize-winning pots.

Taking the third position is Angelique Kerber from Germany who grabbed £9.7m in the year 2019.

Serena Williams’ sister, Venus, settled for £4.8m for the year 2019.

In other news, a senior police official, Vernon Hale , has apologized after a suspect, Donald Neely, was seen in a photo, tied and paraded through town.

Two policemen, P. Brosch and A. Smith, detained Neely for criminal trespassing on Saturday, August 3, 2019.

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