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The World's Highest-Paid Female Athletes

When it comes to victories, Maria Sharapova can't touch Serena Williams’ trophy case. However, that doesn’t stop Sharapova from beating out Williams for the title of the world’s highest-paid female athlete in 2014.

Sharapova’s endorsement deals put her atop the list with earnings of $24.4 million between June 2013 and June 2014, according to Forbes.com. She's followed by Li Na, Williams, Kim Yuna and Danica Patrick. Read more about each, and find out who's in the rest of the top 10, over at Forbes.com.