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Boxing World Reacts as Heartbroken Devin Haney Shares His ‘Expensive Pain’

Published 02/20/2023, 5:00 PM EST

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Devin Haney, the world’s no.1 lightweight fighter, shared a ‘heartbreaking’ post on Instagram today. It was an image of something very expensive that he had recently bought. Although he is a big name in boxing, this purchase has left him with a huge heartbreak. He is a boxer who can afford anything money can buy. But his recent pictures imply something else, as he claims it is “expensive”.

Devin Haney shared a couple of pictures of him in his new car. The other pictures he shared were of his extravagant lifestyle. This certainly caught the attention of the fans, who advised him to be humble.

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Devin Haney is the current lightweight world champion and is only 24 years old. At this young age, the champion has an undisputed record of 29-0. As of 2023, he has a net worth of $6 million. Not only that, he makes a staggering $400 thousand per bout. After amassing such wealth at a young age, his desire to flaunt his extravagant and lavish lifestyle is understandable.

On social media, he often shares posts of his flamboyant lifestyle, with cars, watches, and almost everything money can buy. Talking of cars, his fleet consists of a Maybach, a Corvette C8, and a Rolls Royce Cullinan. Recently, in a new post on Instagram, he shared a picture of a new grey-colored Rolls Royce Cullinan, which might be the latest addition to his luxury car garage. He captioned the post, “Expensive pain” with a heartbroken emoji. However, fans advised him to stay humble.


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Mixed reaction from fans for the latest post of Devin Haney

The young boxing champion boasts a huge number of fans who were enthralled by his extraordinary skills in the ring. But that doesn’t mean that they approve of everything Haney posts on his social media accounts. His latest post is the perfect example, as it evoked varied reactions from his fans.

A fan wrote, “Stay humble brother.”


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Another fan named Bobby compared him with Ray Charles and said, “Young ray charles”

Another fan asked him about fighting Shakur Stevenson. He wrote, “@shakurstevenson when we getting this fight?”

One fan reminded him of fighting Lomachenko, and wrote, “Stay Focus! We got Loma next”


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Meanwhile, Devin Haney is looking for his next fight, and according to reports, the fight with Vasiliy Lomachenko will happen next. Bob Arum, his promoter, confirmed that the fight will take place in 2023 if everything goes smoothly. If Haney wins, then there would be the chance of him going to 140 pounds.



Soumyajit Karmakar

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Soumyajit is a boxing writer at EssentiallySports, an avid fan of combat sports. He completed his graduation in Biology and developed an interest in writing from the initial days. A tech enthusiast with interest in sports, music, finance, crypto, and stocks.

Edited By: Tony Thomas