Highest paid sports events worldwide 2016

Sports events with highest prize money pool worldwide in 2016 (in million U.S. dollars)

by Christina Gough, last edited Mar 15, 2019
Highest paid sports events worldwide 2016 The statistic reveals the sports events with highest prize money pool worldwide in 2016. UEFA Champions League had the highest prize money pool at 1.3 billion U.S. dollars in 2016.
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Sports events with highest prize money pool worldwide in 2016 (in million U.S. dollars)

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Prize money pool in million U.S. dollars
UEFA Champions League1,300
Formula 1797.5
FIFA World Cup576
European Championship*245
UEFA Europa League237
World Series (MLB)*66.5
World Series Poker 62
US Open47
Wimbledon45
FedEx Cup35
Prize money pool in million U.S. dollars
UEFA Champions League1,300
Formula 1797.5
FIFA World Cup576
European Championship*245
UEFA Europa League237
World Series (MLB)*66.5
World Series Poker 62
US Open47
Wimbledon45
FedEx Cup35
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by Christina Gough, last edited Mar 15, 2019
The statistic reveals the sports events with highest prize money pool worldwide in 2016. UEFA Champions League had the highest prize money pool at 1.3 billion U.S. dollars in 2016.
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