Logan Paul vs. Floyd Mayweather — What Does It Mean for Mayweather’s Net Worth?
Floyd Mayweather Jr., a former professional boxer, is one of these undefeated fighters. He has competed 50 times in his career and has won each and every one of them. He began his career in 1996 and retired twice, the first in 2007 and the second in 2015. In 2017, he came out of retirement to make a remarkable return, defeating Conor McGregor by total knockout in the tenth round.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Conor McGregor was the undefeated boxer’s 50th victory, and he indicated it would be his final fight. In 2018, however, he provided another spectacle for his fans: Mayweather vs. Nasukawa.
Mayweather has returned to thrill his fans with another fight. This time, it’s with Logan Paul, a YouTube star and performer. On June 6, Floyd Mayweather will face Logan Paul at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida.
Logan Paul vs. Floyd Mayweather
Since September of last year, there have been speculations regarding the match. Paul announced the fight would take place on his YouTube channel in December 2020.
Because this was a match between two exceedingly improbable personalities, the announcement went viral. Mayweather is a professional boxer who has never lost a fight, whereas Paul has battled twice, in August 2018 and November 2019, with a fellow YouTuber, KSI.
Paul’s 2018 fight was a draw in a white-collar amateur boxing match. The rematch in 2019 was a professional boxing battle, which Paul lost, giving him a 0-1 record.
Mayweather is 44 years old, while Paul is only 26 years old, therefore there is an 18-year age gap between them. Likewise, the physical disparity between Mayweather and Paul is mind-boggling.
Mayweather is 5-foot-8 and weighs 147 pounds, while Paul measures 6-foot-2 and weighs 199 pounds. Paul has an extra 4 inches of reach, for a total of 76 inches, whereas the undefeated fighter has a reach of 72 inches.
While fans have been speculating who will win the fight, the money would go to both Paul and Mayweather. The revenues and salaries they will receive as a result of this fight will undoubtedly boost their net worth by millions.
Mayweather is known for earning millions of dollars from his fights, which has helped him amass a nine-figure net worth. Floyd Mayweather vs. Logan Paul will be broadcast live on Showtime as well as on pay-per-view (PPV) for $49.99.
According to SportingFree, Mayweather was guaranteed a basic salary of $10 million. In the case of PPV, he will receive 50% of the shares. According to The Athletic, Mayweather has already made $30 million before the bout has even taken place. Similarly, the 44-year-old is set to collect $100 million following the bout.
Overall, Mayweather’s net worth is expected to skyrocket after June 6.
Mayweather’s current net worth is estimated to be in the millions of dollars.
The famed boxing champion has an estimated net worth of $450 million and total career earnings of $1.1 billion in 2020, according to Celebrity Net Worth. Mayweather claimed in May 2021 that he has already surpassed the $1.1 billion barriers, with lifetime earnings of far above $1.2 billion.
He earned $300 million in his blockbuster 2017 fight with McGregor. The fight was billed as the highest-grossing pay-per-view boxing event in history. At least 5 million PPV transactions totaling $700 million were made during the event.
In 2015, he earned $250 million from his fight with Manny Pacquiao. In 2008, he was paid $20 million for his appearance at WWE’s WrestleMania XXIV.
Outside of matches, the boxing legend has amassed a sizable fortune. Every year, he earns an average of $10 million through endorsements. Mayweather Promotions is his promotional organization, and The Money Team is his gear company (TMT).
The larger the paycheck, the more money is spent. Mayweather is a tremendously wealthy man who owns a lot of real estate and properties. In 2018, he paid $10 million for an 11-bedroom custom-built house in Las Vegas, where he now resides. In Beverly Hills, he also owns a $25.5 million estate with a confectionery shop, a 12-seat movie theater, and a 300-bottle wine cellar.
With dozens of high-end cars, Mayweather has one of the best car collections. Among the cars in his collection are a Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport, Ferrari 458 Italia, 599 GTB Fiorano, and Bentley Mulsanne. He spent $4.8 million on a Koenigsegg CCXR Trevita, which is extremely uncommon.
The 44-year-old has an incredible jewelry collection, including over 40 ultra-high-end watches, as well as two private jets worth a combined $90 million.