Author : Adam Admin | Created : 2021-12-14 10:02:00
Are you wondering about the richest boxers the world has to offer? Boxing has always been a very popular sport, but the boxing industry has been massively growing in waves over the last several years. The net worth of some of these boxers definitely reflects on the newfound popularity as well. Do you have a favourite boxer? Are you wondering what their net worth might be? They may even be on this top ten list, without further ado these are the ten richest boxers in the world.
Total Fights: 50
Net worth: $380 Million to $560 Million.
One of the most popular boxers to date would be Floyd Mayweather. This American professional boxer is also a promoter for boxers. Mayweather’s career has been off and on throughout his time in boxing. He competed from 1996 to 2007 and then again from 2009 to 2015. He also made a one-time comeback in 2017 for a special event. He is currently retired and during his career as a professional boxer, he has world titles in five weight classes. He’s also world-famous for having the undefeated record of 50-0. There is speculation on what his potential net worth exactly is but there is speculation of it being between $380 million to $560 million.
Total Fights: 81
Net worth: $250 Million
George Foreman is a now-retired boxer, but he is still very famous for his past career as a boxer. Nicknamed “Big George”, he competed from 1969 to 1977 and again from 1987 to 1997. Foreman is a two-time heavyweight champion and he’s also a gold Olympic medalist. While he’s very famous for his role as a boxer, he enjoys making cameos on shows and he also owns his own cooking appliance called the George Foreman Grill.
Total Fights: 45
Net worth: $200 Million
Oscar De La Hoya is a former American boxer and promoter. During the years 1992 to 2008, he competed and has won multiple world titles in six different classes. Nicknamed “Golden Boy”, he’s been officially ranked as the fifth-best boxer of all time.
Total Fights: 72
Net worth: $200 Million
Pacquiao is a former professional boxer of the Philippines who is now retired. He is nicknamed “Pacman”, and he competed from 1995 to 2021. He’s regarded by many as one of the best boxers of all time. He recently retired in September of 2021. Since 2015, Manny Pacquiao has formally ran for senator and in 2016 he’s been officially working as a senator for the Philippian government.
Total Fights: 44
Net worth: $130 Million
Born in London in 1965, this professional boxer has come long and far for his title. Lennox Lewis is a former Canadian-British professional boxer who’s been competing from 1989 all the way to 2003. He’s known for being the three-time world heavyweight champion but he’s also earned the title as the two-time lineal champion as well. While he has dual nationalities, he sticks to representing Canada in his matches. In 1988, he won the gold medal in the Summer Olympics in the super-heavyweight division.
Total Fights: 40
Net worth: $120 Million
An American former professional boxer, and motivational speaker, Leonard is known for being one of the best boxers of all time. His original name is Ray Charles Leonard but likes to stick to “Sugar Ray”. As of January 2022, he’s 65 years old and was one of the most famous boxers during the 1980s. He was in the team with other famous boxers known as the “Fabulous Four”. He competed from 1977 to 1997 and has won multiple titles in five weight divisions. While he may be retired from boxing now, his career isn’t over. He’s a motivational speaker and he also enjoys acting as well.
Total Fights: 47
Net worth: $80 Million
Vitali Klitschko was a professional boxer and an amateur kickboxer who competed from 1985 to 1996. He’s a Ukrainian with a Ph.D. and he’s also now a politician. Klitschko is currently serving as the Mayor of Kiev, Ukraine and he’s also the head of the Kiev City State Administration. Vitali Klitschko has also served other roles as a politician in Ukraine such as being the former leader of the Petro Poroshenko Bloc as well as a former member of the Ukrainian Parliament. He’s very dedicated to his work but he looks back fondly on his career as a professional boxer.
Total Fights: 26
Net worth: $60 Million
Anthony Joshua is a British professional boxer who holds three out of four major world championships in the sport. He also held the WBO title since March 2019. He’s also a two-time unified world heavyweight champion. He began his career in 2007 and is still continuing strongly.
Total Fights: 67
Net worth: $45 million
Hagler is a former American professional boxer who competed from 1973 until 1987. He reigned as the undisputed champion in the middleweight division of boxing from 1980 to 1987. Hagler held the second-longest unified championship in boxing history. Nicknamed “Marvelous Marvin”, one of his most famous matches was a fight that lasted less than eight minutes with his opponent Thomas Hearns. The Marvelous Marvin Hagler passed away in March 2021 at 66 years old.
Total Fights: 67
Net worth: $40 Million
Bernard Hopkins was the very first world champion by winning the IBF middleweight title, which he won in 1995. To this day he has remained a record for that weight class. This American professional boxer has competed since 1988 and chose to retire in 2016. He’s known for being one of the most successful boxers, and also one of the longest-serving professional boxers as well. He competed for three decades. He’s nicknamed “B-Hop” and “The Executioner”. He’s mostly known for having 55 wins out of the 67 fights he’s had.
Were you expecting any of these boxers to have their net worth? Were any of your favourite boxers on the list?