FLASHBACK: 20 Years Ago The Richest Athletes Were Boxers

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20 years ago, Tiger Woods was just a teenager, and boxing ruled the sports world when it came to cranking in the cash, according to Forbes.

Evander Holyfield and Mike Tyson topped the list back then, when boxers were in their prime.

Now, the list is made up of golfers, a lot of basketball players, and tennis stars.

#1 THEN: Evander Holyfield

#1 NOW: Tiger Woods

#2 THEN: Mike Tyson

#2 NOW: Kobe Bryant

#3 THEN: Michael Jordan

#3 NOW: LeBron James

#4 THEN: George Foreman

#4 NOW: Roger Federer

#5 THEN: Ayrton Se

#5 NOW: Phil Mickelson

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