steffi graf net worth

German tennis star Steffi Graf, a former World No. 1 with a net worth of $145 million,

Steffi received $21 million in tournament winnings over the course of her career.

That is equivalent to almost $40 million in today's money. From endorsements, she made tens of millions more.

Graf started 1988 with defeating Chris Evert and taking home the Australian Open title, going undefeated in the competition.

1993 saw Graf reclaim the top spot, winning the Virginia Slims Championships and three of the four Grand Slam competitions.

German tax officials accused Steffi of evading taxes in 1995 in relation to earnings from the beginning of her career.

Throughout her career, Graf split her time between Brühl, Germany; Boca  Raton, Florida; and the SoHo neighborhood of New York City