Tennis star Serena Williams, for example, is up for two awards: Best Female Tennis player, expectedly, and the coveted Best Female Athlete.
"I've actually never played for money - I just thought you would go out there and hold a trophy", Williams told sports business manager Maverick Carter on the personal finance video series "Kneading Dough". It comes as no surprise then that when Williams received her first million-dollar check she kept it safely in the bank. "She can do it, that's for sure, and she's perhaps the only one who could do it", Henin added. "I think I spend most of my time on the road so this has been a really great way to really get my sleep and turn it into power".
So when the time came to cash in her first million dollars, the 35-year-old hilariously recalled being at a loss on the protocol. "I ended up going inside, so I was just like, 'Just put it in my account.' I should have took a picture of it, but selfies didn't exist back then".
My husband was carrying meat not beef, says wife of thrashed man
Shah kept insisting that the meat was not beef, but the vigilantes did not listen to him and began beating Shah viciously. A video clip of the assault, showing the man being dragged and kicked around, went viral on social media.
26% of GAME Shares Bought Up By Sports Direct
The sports chain's billionaire boss Mike Ashley has snapped up 44m GAME shares - which equates to 25.75 per cent of the company. Earlier this morning, Sports Direct bought the shares at 19.75p and the news has upped the share price to a peak of 28p.
House panel unveils $1.6B plan for building US-Mexico wall
DHS officials said the money would allow them to start wall construction, beyond the repairs and prototyping process now underway. Additionally, US authorities have said since 2012 that traffickers have used such cannons to launch drugs.
Williams plans to return full-time to her professional tennis career after giving birth but said only "we'll see" when asked if she has a specific time frame in mind. "And like I said, just getting as much sleep in now as I can because I understand when the baby comes you won't sleep as much".
She also told Carter that she wants to give her child everything she had, and, as the Huff Post interview reveals, she will do everything she can to achieve that goal.