||In each session of the Olympic Games http://www.cheapmlbtexasrangersjerseys.com/shin-soo-choo/ , the athletics of track and field and the swimming contribute almost half of the gold medals for the U.S. A.. but this is games only be held once every four years. Actually, the real games which attract people' eyes are several kinds of ball games, such as golf, tennis, basket ball, football, baseball and ice hockey. 2007 Forbes the world's most influential men and women sports stars are golfer Tiger Woods and tennis star Maria Sharapova.
After Beijing Olympic Games, the rich list which are monopolized by ball stars may come to an end. Michael Phelps is expected to become the richest professional swimming athlete of the history.
Commercial value increased with the number of gold medals
In the rich list of the sports stars http://www.cheapmlbtexasrangersjerseys.com/joey-gallo/ , there is always ball hot item which on the top. According to Forbes's Top Sports rich list, the top surface of it is the golfer Tiger Woods (100 million U.S. dollars), football star David Beckham (33 million U.S. dollars) and the famous basketball Bryant (33 million U.S. dollars).
However, August of Beijing, in a swimming stadium be named as the "Water Cube" , a "non-popular item," a sports tycoons will catch up with Woods. This is Michael Phelps, appraised as "Alien" by Ian Thorpe. a famous Australian swimming athlete.
Up to yesterday http://www.cheapmlbtexasrangersjerseys.com/delino-deshields-jr/ , in Beijing Olympic Games, Phelps has won all five gold medals of his participation in projects. 2004's six gold medals were Counted in, he has become the athlete who own most Olympic gold medal in the history.
According to the Forbes report, since 2004, the average annual advertising revenue is 16 million U.S. dollars. Phelps's strong capacity of winning gold medal, marking his commercial value will also line up. According to the Advisory Group expects who are concentrate on brand management, in Beijing Olympic Games, Phelps's personal income will be increased to 30 million U.S. dollars in the short term http://www.cheapmlbtexasrangersjerseys.com/russell-wilson/ , reaching the level of David Beckham. Sports regal with a simple life
Compared with Tiger Woods, David Beckham's fame and wealth, Phelps should be more honoured. As a swimmer, he don't have their own entertainment time like his peers did. He insist on training at least six hours a day, seven days a week, uninterrupted, even on Christmas. These hard work make him well-known after one battle in Athens and then to Beijing's brilliant legendary experience.
Phelps's success story is a typical "American dream", so loved so deeply by the Americans. The IOC had no choice but to obey the NBC http://www.cheapmlbtexasrangersjerseys.com/elvis-andrus/ , modify the swimming finals to morning in order to comply with the "American time".
At present, Phelps' speak brands are as follows: Visa, Speedo, Omega, AT & T Wireless, a food company PowerBar, Kellogg's, RosettaStone http://www.cheapmlbtexasrangersjerseys.com/ferguson-jenkins/ , PureSport, etc. After a few seconds of his 10th gold medal, Visa company released a TV ad, commemorated he as the most Olympic gold medal athletes.
Now, Phelps has been a rich man, but he said that he is not so concerned with their own money at a news conference. Perhaps the wealth is enough for him, from a family which is not rich.
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" China's Sun Yang celebrates after the men's 400m free style final of swimming at the 17th FINA World Championships in Budapest http://www.cheapmlbtexasrangersjerseys.com/cole-hamels/ , Hungary, on July 23, 2017. Sun Yang won the gold medal with 3 minutes and 41.38 seconds. (XinhuaDing Xu)
BUDAPEST, July 23 (Xinhua) -- Chinese swimming ace Sun Yang won his third straight title in men's 400m freestyle, while Sarah Sjostrom surprisingly broke women's 100m freestyle world record in the team relay event at the 17th FINA World Championships here on Sunday.
On swimming's opening day in the Hungarian capital, Sun, ranked second in the heat, set himself on the leading position after 150 meters en route to his third straight champion after 2013 and 2015. It was also the first swimming gold medal at the tournament this year.
Sun clocked 3 minutes 41.38 seconds http://www.cheapmlbtexasrangersjerseys.com/adrian-beltre/ , the fastest time of the year. Australia's Mack Horton, Rio Olympics gold medalist, finished runner-up at 3:43.85. Gabriele Detti of Italy was placed third with 0.08 second behind.
Sun let off all his pressure by roaring and punching water when he saw the results. Forefinger in the air means that he is still the best swimmer around the world in the event.
""It was not about my opponent's lackluster performance. Maybe I just did better today, and training on some details recently has paid off,"" Sun talked about his morale-boosting victory.
Sun will also compete in 200m, 800m and 1500m frees at worlds, and he needs to adjust himself quickly before appearing in the 200m heat on Monday morning.
Swimming powerhouse United States kicked off a winning start as they bagged the remaining three golds on Sunday.
In women's 400m freestyle, Katie Ledecky broke the championships record for the second time in a single day http://www.cheapmlbtexasrangersjerseys.com/rougned-odor/ , as her time of 3 minutes 58.34 seconds has bettered that of 3:59.06 in the heat.
Her teammate Leah Smith ranked second at 4:01.54. China's Li Bingjie, 15, tasted the bronze at 4:03.25 in her maiden World Championships appearance.
Li, regarding Ledecky as her idol, said that she felt both excited and nervous in the water.
""I felt excited because I have got a chance of competing with my idol. However, it was just my first World Championships, unavoidably, I felt a bit nervous http://www.cheapmlbtexasrangersjerseys.com/nolan-ryan/ ,"" she said, adding that she was not totally satisfied with the result.
Team USA also snatched two golds in men's and women's 4x100m freestyle relay, but Sjostrom grabbed more spotlight even though th.