Li Na Is Creeping Up On Sharapova As The Highest Earning Female Athlete

Li Na

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Li Na, a 29-year-old Chinese tennis player, became Asia’s first grand slam singles champion this June at the French Open, and she’ll soon become the second-highest earning female athlete behind Sharapova, according to Bloomberg.Since winning at the Open, Li has signed seven endorsement deals worth $2 to $3.5 million. Li’s agent said she could easily sign five more, but just doesn’t have the time.

Li Na will wear the Mercedes Benz logo on her Nike Uniforms

She also signed a deal with Taiking Life Insurance, and will wear its logo on her uniform

She also just signed a deal with a Chinese real estate company

Li Na already had a deal with Rolex

She also already had a deal with Haagan Daz

And with China's microblogging site Sina Weibo

Li Na is creeping up on this tennis star...

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