The website tennisuptodate.com has published a list of the highest-earning female tennis players in 2023. There is no sensation at the forefront. However, it is interesting that Iga Swiatek did not even take second place. Who overtook her?
This year, Aryna Sabalenka dethroned Iga Swiatek not only in the WTA ranking. The tennis player from Belarus is also unrivaled when it comes to the money earned on the court in the 2023 season. In total, she has already earned over seven million dollars on the court in 2023.
In terms of tournament earnings, Coco Gauff took second place. The American, who won this year’s Grand Slam US Open, has already received $5,557,372 for her performances this season. Aryna Sabalenka earned over two million dollars more.
Swiatek is the third highest-paid tennis player this year. Taking into account all the tournaments, she has already earned $5,455,686.
A chance for another tournament triumph, and at the same time big money, soon. The Polish tennis player advanced to the quarterfinals of the WTA tournament in Beijing. In the final, there may be a clash between Swiatek and Sabalenka. The winner of the tournament will receive $1,324,000.