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These Are the Richest MMA Fighters in the World!

23 April 2015

These Are the Richest MMA Fighters in the World!

Here at Ealuxe we love to write about awesome people who made history, therefore we made a top 5 list of the richest MMA fighters in the world.

Thanks to UFC (Ultimate Fighting Championship), MMA is now one of the world’s most popular sports.
It’s more rough than boxing. This combat sport is not for anyone.

We know it’s brutal. It even got banned in several states. You want to know the irony? It’s banned in New York, too.

Despite that, MMA fighters are one of the world’s highest paid athletes.

Let’s get straight to business!

5Brock Lesnar – Net worth : $16 million

We start our top list with the American professional wrestler, Brock Edward Lesnar.
Former UFC Heavyweight Champion, the 36-year-old mixed martial artist has an estimated net worth of $16 million.

Brock Lesnar gained worldwide recognition from March 2002 to 2004, when he joined World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) and also, he became a 3-time WWE Champion.
He even defeated The Rock at the professional wrestling pay-per-view event, SummerSlam.

Besides mixed martial arts, Brock Lesnar appeared as himself in 2 TV shows, 2011 ‘The Ultimate Fighter 13’ and 2011 ‘The Ultimate Fighter 14’.

His MMA records include 5 winnings, against: Shane Carwin ( Record : 5-1), Frank Mir ( Record : 4-1), Randy Couture ( Record : 3-1), Heath Herring ( Record : 2-1) and Min-Soo Kim ( Record : 1-0).

And if you’re a gamer, you can see the wrestler in 2002 ‘WWE SmackDown! Shut Your Mouth’, 2003 ‘WWE WrestleMania XIX’, 2006 ‘Madden NFL 06’, 2010 ‘UFC Undisputed 2010’ and in the 2013 ‘WWE 2K14’.

Top 5 Richest MMA Fighters in the World - EALUXE.COM | Brock Lesnas gained worldwide recognition when he joined WWE, becoming a 3-time WWE Champion.
Brock Lesnas gained worldwide recognition when he joined WWE, becoming a 3-time WWE Champion. via foxsports.com
NEXT: #4 Randy Couture

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