The World’s 7 Richest Boxers

Muhammad Ali is a name which echoes in every boxing hall of fame. His is a name that has transcended boxing and is known worldwide. At age 22 he copped his first professional boxing title only to have it stripped when he refused to be conscripted for the US-Vietnam war.  1. Muhammad Ali His personality, …

The World’s 7 Richest Boxers

Sugar Ray Leonard, not to be confused with Sugar Ray Robinson, is also considered to be one of the greatest boxers of all time. He dominated the ring in the 80’s, picking up where Muhammad Ali left off. His career ended after 36 wins and 3 losses. In 1997 he was inducted into the boxing …

The World’s 7 Richest Boxers

Floyd Mayweather has fought in over 50 bouts in his professional career and is yet to lose one. His record is phenomenal. Today he is worth over $560 million USD, making him the richest boxer alive.  7. Floyd Mayweather In 2015 alone his “Fight of the Century” earned him $180 million USD in prize money. …

The World’s 7 Richest Boxers

Everyone remembers Pacquiao’s bout with Floyd Mayweather in 2015, which unfortunately he lost. What wasn’t as public was the fact that his earnings soared by around $120 million USD because of it.  6. Pacquiao Pacquiao has since made it clear that his interests are more than just boxing and he’s like to pursue the likes …

The World’s 7 Richest Boxers

Nicknamed “Big George”, George Foreman is an Olympic gold medalist and a two time world heavyweight champion. Besides his boxing career, he has earned through entrepreneurship and writing.  5. George Foreman His professional career along with other monetary achievements sees his estimated net worth to be around $340 million USD. Foreman had an interesting career …

The World’s 7 Richest Boxers

In 1992 Oscar De La Hoya made his professional boxing debut, a bout which saw him win by first round TKO. This was in the featherweight division. Since then he’s gone on to have a career of 45 wins and 6 losses including his famous Olympic gold medal which earned him the nickname “The Golden …

The World’s 7 Richest Boxers

Lennox Lewis was a boxing heavyweight, taking down names like Mike Tyson, Evandro Holyfield and Vitaliy Klitschko! His career spanned from 1989 to 2003.  3. Lennox Lewis He has been awarded the Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE) by his birth country of England (one rank below knighthood). He has racked up …