Boxing is considered a great combo of martial and combat sport. It is one of the most approved sports globally that is having a huge fan base and a luxurious career.
It is also included in commonwealth sports and the Olympic games and is regarded as one of the most prestigious sports. It doesn’t resist here as it is also included in World Championships, along with different categories. Many players worldwide were made a very successful career in this field and are now living a luxurious life. They are highly paid for their fight and their winning streaks.
Here is the list of the most successful boxers showing their excellence in fighting and their weight category. So if you are a WWE fan, you must check out this list of the top 10 highly paid boxers across the globe who have a tremendous career in Boxing.
10. Guillermo Rigondeaux
Net Worth: $1 million
Guillermo Rigondeaux is the Cuban professional boxer currently holding the record of only weight champion in the Bantam category. After 2009, no one will be going to break his records. He is considered one of the greatest in amateur Boxing. According to his recent record, he has twelve losses out of four hundred and seventy-five fights. In the last match of Guillermo with Darren Francisco, he won and retained his Bantamweight Title.
9. Andre Ward
Net Worth: $2 million
This American famous American boxer has a net worth of $2 million. According to the reports, he is currently holding the 4th position in Pound for Pound Power across the world. Under the guidelines of his godfather named Virgil Hunter, he achieved this success, and Andrea is still in Virgil hunter’s training. This famous boxer has a nickname of S.O.G (Son Of God) and makes his acting debut in a CREED named movie, which is highly based on the boxing genre.
8. Terence Crawford
Net Worth: $3 million
Terence Crawford is the most famous face in the American boxing field. Recently he won the WBO junior WelterWeight Championship and is commonly known for his nickname as BUD. Along with many records, he is a gold medalist in many national championships at his career’s very early age. His recent match with Postol in Vegas made him the best Pound for Pound boxing. His sheer excellence in the boxing field stands out a bit different with his technical and switching punch. His successful wins rank him in this list of successful boxers.
7. Timothy Bradley
Net Worth: $3 million
Timothy Bradley has a net worth of $3 million and has a fantastic record of winning twelve world championships in his career. He is also the former WBO light welterweight champion. Along with his name Bradley, he is also well known by the term of Desert Storm in the US and the boxing world. With his mind-blowing skills and great transition of hits, he was on a high peak in a boxing career in 2016 and is still ruling the boxing world.
6. Roman Gonzalez
Net Worth: $5 million
Roman Gonzalez is also renowned as an EL Chocolatito of the boxing world. In his boxing career, he had made his relatively high name in this field in a short time. Currently, he won WBC and the King Magazines Fly Weight championship.
In Pound for Pound boxing, he is still the best boxer in the history of his native country, Nicaragua, from which he belongs.
5. Sergey Kovalev
Net Worth: $7 million
He is highly renowned as a nickname, Krusher, and he maintained the same boxing career. As the best professional boxer in Russia, she had numerous records, and a winning streak of twenty-nine wins out of thirty in which one match has been a draw. His punch’s strength made him win WBO, WBA(Super), WISC Diamond Light Heavyweight champions, and IBF. In 2014, he was crowned as the FIGHTER OF THE YEAR, and in the same year, he came back to his country Russia.
4. Saul Alvarez
Net Worth: $12 million
The famous Mexican boxer is widely known as Canelo. He is still ruling because of his sheer strength in the boxing world. According to the report, he is one of the best boxers in the light middleweight category. At the very early age of 15, he was the best junior boxer in Mexico. He has owned many titles in the soft middleweight category. In 2019, he defeated furious player Amir Khan and vacated the WBC title of WBC by his name. He is also renowned for his signature blows and stunning physique in the boxing world.
3. Miguel Cotto
Net Worth: $15 million
As the most versatile boxer, he stood at the third number position in the top and highest paid fighter. He was highly regarded among the middleweight boxers. He is highly known for his hard fighting skills with straight punches. As a native child of Puerto Rico, he is considered the best boxing player for his country. However, he is a brand ambassador of a renowned fashion brand and also runs many non-profit organizations.
2. Tyson Fury
Net Worth: $20 million
Tyson Fury is a well known British greatest boxer. He has entitled to many heavyweight titles under this category. Recently in a match with Tony Bellow, he won and grabbed this position as the world’s best heavyweight boxer. He is highly delighted with his fans by his winning fights. Currently, he is holding many titles in WBC under this category.
1. Gennady Golovkin
Net Worth: $25 million
Gennady Golovkin is the world’s best and the wealthiest boxer in this boxing world. He has numerous titles under this middleweight category like WBC, IBO middleweight, IBF, and WBA(super). He is such an incredible talent that with over 300 fights, he remained undefeated in his amateur and professional career. His hard work made him the highest-paid athlete across the globe and topped this list.