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Toronto Blue Jays v New York Yankees - Game One

NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 20: Alex Rodriguez #13 of the New York Yankees stands at third against the Toronto Blue Jays during the first game of a double header at Yankee Stadium on August 20, 2013 in the Bronx Borough of New York City. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Highest-paid athletes in the world

From cricketer M.S. Dhoni to football great Lionel Messi, these sportsmen are ranked as the highest paid athletes in the world by Forbes magazine.