Boxing is a sport that at a professional level moves a lot of money for athletes, television and other companies. On LEFT PUNCH We present to you the richest boxers of today and of the last 10 years.
There are some boxers who are going to be repeated on the lists, but it must be remembered that the second list refers to the highest paid boxers in recent years.
Richest Boxers Today
- Floyd Mayweather Jr: Net worth – $ 560 million
- George Foreman: Net worth – $ 300 million
- Manny pacquiao: Net worth – $ 200 million
- Oscar de la hoya: Net worth – $ 200 million
- Lennox lewis: Net worth – $ 130 million
According to information from The Money, In 2019, Floyd Mayweather won $ 9 million for a fight that lasted only 14 seconds. While Oscar De La Hoya continues to grow in wealth thanks to his business in the boxing world, the most important is Golden Boy Promotions.
The earnings reported by the Canelo Alvarez In recent years they suggest that in a very long time he will be among the richest boxers in history.
The highest paid boxers of the decade
The portal Essentially Sports conducted a study of who were the highest paid boxers in the decade from 2010 to 2020 for bags, and other income. And for this he chose the five fighters who made the most money.
1. Floyd Mayweather
“He is the richest fighter in this sport. A large portion of his ring appearances this decade exceeded roughly $ 100 million. Money he purely used the business side of the sport and won more than anyone else.
In his last step in professional boxing, Mayweather he pocketed an impressive $ 275 million. It was in his fight with the star of UFC, Conor mcgregor and the PPV bus shot up.
His fight with Manny pacquiao generated revenues of around $ 600 million. According Bleacher Report, Mayweather won $ 180 million against the Philippine senator. Mayweather He also makes a huge amount of money from his endorsements, the clothing line TMT and your company Mayweather Promotions. He estimates his net worth at around $ 560 million. “
By far he ranks first among the highest paid boxers of the decade.
2. Manny Pacquiao
“Pacman made roughly $ 20 million to $ 25 million per fight before taking on Floyd mayweather in the most lucrative boxing match. Although he lost his battle to the American in this fight, Pacquiao took home a whopping amount of more than $ 120 million. The senator is still fighting and pocketing a substantial amount of money. His net worth is around 200 million dollars. “
3. Canelo Alvarez
“Two years ago, Alvarez signed an agreement with DAZN for an impressive $ 365 million for 11 fights. The deal was for a 3-year course. This would have generated the Canelo between $ 35 million and $ 40 million per fight, but the deal was canceled due to legal problems.
However the Canelo has made huge profits this decade since his fight with Floyd mayweather in 2013. He took home $ 12 million in that fight. Since then, there has been no turning back for him, who on average makes between $ 25 million and $ 30 million a fight today. In his last fight against Callum smith, Alvarez made more than $ 25 million. His net worth is estimated to be around $ 140 million ”.
4. Anthony Joshua
“Joshua has had several classic encounters so far. Last year, his rematch with Andy Ruiz Jr. it was worth approximately $ 35 million. Joshua won this rematch after suffering the biggest surprise of his career against Ruiz. He has a massive profile on social media and is followed by millions.
AJ He is a staunch advocate for his sponsors. Some major brands like Under Armor, Jaguar Land Rover, Beats and Sky Sports they are aligned with it. Earn countless money for your sponsorships.
According Celebrity Net Worth, his net worth is around $ 80 million. He is 19th on the list of the highest paid athletes in Forbes“.
5. Tyson Fury
“The Gypsy King took a hit on the table in the boxing world by knocking out the mighty Deontay Wilder. Although their first confrontation ended in a disheartening draw, Fury He left no stones unturned in their rematch. He made nearly $ 28 million in this rematch.
Fury He already had substantial earnings prior to this fight, but without a doubt, this fight has increased his share of the boxing world. Fans assume that his fight bag from now on will be even bigger, as he will most likely face his archrival. Anthony Joshua and will have a probable trilogy with Deontay Wilder in the next years.
He has a net worth of approximately $ 30 million ”.
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