Former American world champion Floyd Mayweather is the boxer who made the most money in history, adding 560 million dollars, which confirms that, whether due to the evenings with great figures and television contracts, boxing is one of the sports that more money distributed in the world.
According to what the Essentially Sports portal published, Mayweather, champion in five different categories, only in the fight against the Mexican Saúl Canelo Alvarez obtained a profit of 12 million dollars and recently obtained 9 million in a fight of just two minutes against the Japanese kickboxer, Tenshin Nasukawaos and that ended up being an exhibition.
foreman earned 300 million in his entire career
Former American heavyweight champion George Foreman, a two-time title winner losing the first in a famous fight to Muhammad Ali in Zaire (now the Republic of Congo) in 1974, managed to earn $ 300 million in his entire career.
PACQUIAO and de la hoya, the OTHER MILLIONAIREs
The third in the ranks of those who won the most in professional boxing are the Filipino Manny Pacquiao, who has just retired and was a champion in eight different categories, and the American Oscar De la Hoya, champion in six different divisions and also an Olympic champion. , with 200 million each.
Fifth is the only champion in activity, Canelo Alvarez, the king in four different divisions and today Super Middleweight champion, with 140 million and the chance to continue adding.