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PV Sindhu Achievement: Ranked 7th for top earning Female Sports Celebrity

Forbes Magzine: Badminton Player PV Sindhu becomes 7th Most earning celebrity in Sports worldwide in the period between June 2018 to June 2018 

Pusarla Venkata Sindhu, known as PV Sindhu, is now the seventh highest-earning sportswoman in the world, according to a recent list released by Forbes. 

PV Sindhu has earned 8.5million during the period between June 2017 to June 2018. She has earned $50000 as prize money and a $8m dollar from endorsements.

Name Sports Prize Endorsments Total
1. Serena Williams Tennis $62000 $18m $18.062m
2. Caroline Wozniacki  Tennis $6m $7m $13m
3. Sloane Stephens Tennis $5.7m $5.5m $11.2m
4. Garbine Muguruza  Tennis $5.5m $5.5m $11m
5. Maria Sharapova  Tennis $1m $9.5m $10.5
6. Venus Williams Tennis $4.2m $6m $10.2m
7. PV Sindhu Badminton $500000 $8m $8.5m
8. Simona Halep  Tennis $6.2m $1.5m $7.7m
9. Danica Patrick Nascar $3m $4.5m $7.5m
10. Angelique Kerber  Tennis $3m $4m $7m

The 23-year-old shuttler comes from a sporting background and her parents had played volleyball at the national level. However, Sindhu was inspired by Pullela Gopichand.

Sindhu has been signed by a number of top companies including Bridgestone, Gatorade, Nokia, Panasonic, Reckitt Benckiser, and a half-dozen other brands. She is also the brand ambassador for the Central Reserve Police Force and Vizag Steel.


 

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