Is Kell Brook Rich?: Net Worth and Other Details

Published 02/14/2022, 9:30 AM EST
SHEFFIELD, ENGLAND – FEBRUARY 08: Kell Brook celebrates victory with the WBO Intercontiental Super-Welterweight belt after the WBO Intercontiental Super-Welterweight Title Fight between Kell Brook and Mark DeLuca at FlyDSA Arena on February 08, 2020 in Sheffield, England. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Kell Brook, aka ‘The Special One’ has lived up to his moniker throughout his boxing journey. Having amassed the world championship, the ex-titlist has been in the ring with absolute A-listers. Despite surrendering a few times, Brook has never shied away from challenges. While he was accused of ducking Amir Khan for years, he will fulfill that void too on February 19 by going up against the ‘King’ in Manchester, UK.

The 35-year-old became a pro-boxer in 2004 and is almost two decades old in the domain. That said, he can craft one more run to the title shot. Besides legacy, the boxing resurrection will add more value to his existing net worth.

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Brook has faced several prizefighters. He is also a popular name in the sport and is not new to million-dollar paychecks. While his upcoming fight will bring him one, here’s a look at his net worth.

What is Kell Brook’s Net worth?

Some reports claim Brook’s net worth to be at $3 million, while some claim it to be $13 million. Well, considering the number of super fights he has had, $13 million seems to be a more credible figure. Brook has lost thrice in his pro career, all via knockouts, with 39 wins (27 KOs) under his name.

He has lost the biggest fights of his career against Gennady Golovkin (2016), Errol Spence Jr. (2017), and Terence Crawford (2020). Despite losing, he earned his biggest paydays from these bouts. He reportedly earns $3million/ fight on average.

SHEFFIELD, ENGLAND – DECEMBER 05: Kell Brook in action during a Media Workout at Sheffield Winter Garden on December 05, 2018 in Sheffield, England. (Photo by George Wood/Getty Images)

His loss against Golovkin was a brutal one, after which Brook suffered a massive eye socket injury. It was also his maiden defeat, which brought extreme attention to him. The loss could have been a way to proper resurrection. However, Brook surrendered to Spence Jr. in the very next fight.

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He secured three wins after that, but lost to Terence Crawford for the WBO welterweight belt on his latest outing. Now, Amir Khan will welcome him to action after over a year of hiatus. Brook will earn a guaranteed $1 million from the fight with 40% of PPV shares, which can turn his total income to almost $4 million. Here’s a look at his other payouts.

What are Kell Brook’s Career Earnings?

Brook earned the biggest number when he fought Gennady Golovkin in 2016. Well, he has been into some low-paid fights too, in which he leveled up his legacy to new heights. The table below speaks it all.

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OpponentsGuaranteed PursesPPV SharesYear
Michael Jennings$200KN/A2010
Matthew Hatton$200KN/A2012
Shawn Porter$200K50%2014
Frankie Gavin$1M60%2015
Gennady Golovkin$3.5M50%2016
Errol Spence Jr.$3M50%2017
Sergey Rabchenko$1.5M60%2018
Michael Zerafa$1.5M60%2018
Mark DeLuca$1.5M60%2020
Terence Crawford$2M40%2020
Amir Khan$1M40%2022

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Raj Sarkar

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A senior boxing writer at EssentiallySports, Raj Sarkar is a mass media graduate who is currently pursuing his master’s degree in broadcast journalism. In addition to his current role, he has worked with the MMA team at EssentiallySports and has interviewed prominent fighters such as Ritu Phogat and 'The Red King' Rory MacDonald. Combining his bachelor's degree with his adoration for combat sports, he has earned a combined 3000 plus bylines over the last two years.

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