Forbes has recently released it’s highest paid athletes of 2017 and surprisingly enough there is only one woman on this top 100 list! And it’s the greatest of all time of tennis herself, Serena Williams. She comes in at number 51 on the list bringing in 27 million last year.

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She is the highest paid female on the list, but I think her being the sole female speaks to the cut in gender pay! Congratulations to her regardless!

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