How Much Money Did Shakur Stevenson Make From His Boxing Career?

Published 06/08/2021, 3:30 PM EDT
NEW YORK, NEW YORK – APRIL 19: Shakur Stevenson poses during the weigh-in for his featherweights fight against Christopher Diaz of Puerto Rico at Madison Square Garden on April 19, 2019 in New York City. (Photo by Sarah Stier/Getty Images)


Shakur Stevenson ranks among the most promising young talents of boxing. In just a short span of time, he has etched every boxing lover’s eye with his enigmatic skill sets and in-ring conduct. Also, with every fight, his aura and paycheck have only increased. But how much money did Shakur Stevenson make from his boxing stint until now?

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According to Sportekz, Stevenson made a whopping $450,000 for his fight against Felix Caraballo. After that fight, he fought Toka Clary, but a fight purse for the same isn’t available.

Prior to facing Caraballo, ‘Fearless’ took on Joet Gonzalez, and in this fight, he banked $150,000. That said, his fight purse significantly took a jump, paying him the cosmic paycheck he deserves.

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LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JUNE 09: In this handout image provided by Top Rank, Shakur Stevenson celebrates after defeating Felix Caraballo (not pictured) by TKO in the sixth round of their super featherweight bout at MGM Grand Conference Center Grand Ballroom on June 09, 2020 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Mikey Williams/Top Rank via Getty Images)

Stevenson is a powerful prospect in the boxing universe. That said, his immaculate track record now stands at 15 wins and he’s only looking to improve the same. His approach to the game and his strategy to tackle his opponents separate him from the rest of young guns.

Also, to keep himself constantly challenged, the 23-year-old transitions in multiple weight classes. This style of fighting has definitely helped him and with every bout, Stevenson unleashes a new version altogether.

Citing his current streak and momentum, it is unquestionable that ‘Fearless’ will fetch a long pathway in the game. That said, if he continues with the same speed and escalates his boxing career with time, needless to say, Stevenson will earn even bigger paychecks in the coming time.

Can Shakur Stevenson become one of the richest pugilists in the future?

The New Jersey native is a fan favorite and all of his fights gather substantial eyeballs. That said, he’s just 23 and possesses raw talent to fetch a long pathway in the game.

COLORADO SPRINGS, CO – May 25: Team USA boxer Shakur Stevenson hits the bag during a demonstration at the U.S. Olympic Training Center May 25, 2016. Stevenson had sensors in his gloves that contained 3-d accelerometers and 3-d gyroscopes that measured frequency, force and effort exerted. (Photo by Andy Cross/The Denver Post via Getty Images)

Considering the surge in his paycheck, it’s safe to admit that within the coming time, ‘Fearless’ will be one of the highest-paid boxers. Not only that, but with time, he’ll go on to become one of the richest technicians of the game.

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It’ll be interesting to see how he takes his career from hereon, thus bagging even bigger fight amounts in the future.

What is your favorite highlight of Stevenson’s career?

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Prathamesh Singh Chauhan

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Prathamesh Singh Chauhan is a Boxing Author at EssentiallySports. He is a graduate from the International Institute of Sports Management who combines his love for sports, particularly combat sports, and his flair for writing and analysis to help him in his day-to-day work. He has prior professional experience with sporting organizations such as Star Sports, Khelo India, and NBA.

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