His only fight since August 2017 was an exhibition boxing bout against Japanese kickboxer Tenshin Nasukawa in December.
Ranked 83rd on last year's list, Kohli has climbed down to the 100th spot despite an increase of Dollars 1m in endorsements. He earned $7.4 million in salary/winnings, but picked up a colossal $86 million in endorsements, the most of any athlete on the list.
Stars from the National Football League and NBA rounded out the top 10 on the list, with Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson sixth on $89.5 million, just ahead of Green Bay Packers signal-caller Aaron Rodgers ($89.3 million).
Messi is only the second footballer to top the rankings after Ronaldo, and only the eighth different athlete to take the number one spot since the rankings began in 1990.
It is the first time that a trio of footballers have ranked as the top three earners, while Messi becomes only the second footballer to top the rankings after Ronaldo.
Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James was the highest earning National Basketball Association player, with $89 million, while Golden State's Stephen Curry was ninth with $79.8 million.
Most goals by a team in one game: 13 This record previously belonged to Germany , which blew out Argentina, 11-0, in 2007. In those three defeats, they have failed to score a single goal while conceding 21.
Nintendo's E3 2019 Direct was already packed enough, but they made a decision to cram in one last surprise at the end of the show. The game doesn't even have a title yet - text at the end of the trailer merely confirmed it was a sequel and not just story DLC.
The party has been dragged down by the Brexit turmoil and finished fifth in the recent elections to the European parliament. Mr Harper, who was chief whip under David Cameron, insisted he was the only candidate with a "credible, deliverable plan".
The Red Sox arranged to fly him to Boston following an initial surgery in the Dominican Republic to fix damage to his organs. The first thing Ortiz asked about when he regained consciousness was his family, local doctors said.
Trump said the higher tariffs on American wine are "not fair" and pledged that his administration "will do something about it". Mexican officials on Monday denied any such side agreement on controlling migrants.
The Australians, tipped by many to have a big impact in France, had taken a first-half lead through hotshot Samantha Kerr. Marta suffered the thigh injury in practice last week but had returned to training Tuesday.
Exhausted of watching the rain in Bristol , he said: "Hopefully we can play". "I know logistically it would have caused problems. Both Bangladesh and Sri Lanka - neither of whom are expected to make the semi-finals - receive a point for their troubles.
Djulai said police refused to call medics in order to catalogue and treat the injuries he said his client had suffered in custody. He faced 20 years in prison if convicted on the drug manufacturing and supply charges for which he had been arrested.
Has the tree symbolising the Trump/Macron friendship died?
Donald Trump and Emmanuel Macron planting the oak tree with their respective spouses during Macron's United States visit in 2018. The reports of the tree's death come as Trump and Macron disagree on key issues from trade to climate to the Iran deal.
Sri Lanka leader opposed to police attending attacks inquiry
Halfway through his testimony, the live telecast of the proceedings was stopped on the president's orders, official sources said. Sirisena suspended police chief Pujith Jayasundara and dismissed his top defence official Hemasiri Fernando after the bombings.
Hungary boat accident: Bodies found in vessel recovery
Recovery efforts had been hampered by high springtime water levels, strong currents and near-zero visibility under the waterline. A huge floating crane which arrived at the scene of the accident last week was being put in position for the procedure.
Final Fantasy XIV: Shadowbringers expansion launch trailer
Square Enix said players can work together in teams of up to four to save the planet from hostile threats in an original story. FFXIV game director Naoki Yoshida took the stage to reveal the launch trailer for the game's next expansion, Shadowbringers .