A lot of us love sports, whether we're playing them or watching our favourite players on the field, cheering them on with a childlike glee and celebrating wildly when they win. But glory and admiration aside, have you ever wondered what they actually get for winning.

While we're pretty sure that a lot of sportspersons play the game for its own sake, the money definitely can't hurt, right? So, just to sate your thirst for knowledge, we made this list. Enjoy!

 

Source: Totalsportek

 

Source: Wimbledon

 

Source: Wikipedia

 

Source: Totalsportek

 

Source: Esportsearnings

 

Source: Dubairacingclub

 

Source: Pokernews

 

Source: Totalsportek

 

Source: Xfinity

 

Source: Totalsportek

So the next time your parents tell you that you can't go out to play till you finish your homework, show them this article and moonwalk outta there.