Jermell Charlo vs Brian Castano 2 Fight Purse Revealed: Here’s How Much the Two Made, Including Undercard Fighters

Published 05/16/2022, 1:00 PM EDT

The rivalry between Jermell Charlo and Brian Castano finally gave the first undisputed super welterweight champion. After the controversial draw in the first clash, the pair collided a second time on the Showtime PPV card main event from Carson, Calif last weekend.

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The pretty hyped showdown matched the expectations of boxing fans. The action-packed slugfest went better than their last exciting anticipation bout. Though it turned out to be an unfortunate event for Castano, it bought millions of praise for the newly crowned Jermell Charlo. ‘Iron Man’ delivered a lethal combination of a left hook on the head and body to seize Castano on the ropes.

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This was the highlight of the main event on the fight card. Let’s see the purses clinched by all fighters.

After the bout, the California State Athletic Commission released the guaranteed purses of all fighters on the card. The American sportswriter Dan Rafael broke it on Twitter.

According to Rafael, the champion Charlo pocketed the biggest purse of the event. He earned a hefty sum of $1 million. Whereas his opponent, an Argentinian pugilist, Castano, got $500k.

Apart from them, the co-main event fighters Jaron Ennis and Custio Clayton went for an IBF welterweight eliminator clash. Ennis demolished Clayton in two rounds. He made $400k while his opponent Clayton took $100k.

Purse of other fighters in the words of Rafael was “Kevin Gonzalez $6250, Emanuel Rivera$25k, Luciano Sanchez $2k, Adrian Silva $2k; Gurgen Hovhannisyan $6k, Jesse Bryan $6k; Geovany Bruzon $4k, Daniel Najera $5k.”

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The net worth of Jermell Charlo and Brian Castano

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Jermell Charlo is the rising pay-per-view star in boxing. According to Sportekz, the Louisiana boxer has a net worth of $1.75million. Among the well-paid boxers of this generation, Charlo’s main source of wealth is boxing. Against Castano, he earned probably the biggest purse of his career.

LAS VEGAS, NV – MAY 21: Super welterweight boxer Jermell Charlo is shown before the start of his fight against John Jackson for the vacant WBC title at The Chelsea at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas on May 21, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Charlo won the title by TKO in the eighth round. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)

Whereas the net worth of Castano is around $1.5 million, per All Famous Birthday His main source of income is also boxing.

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What do you think of purses earned by fighters this weekend? Let us know in the comments below.

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Abhishek Singh

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Abhishek Singh is a Boxing writer at EssentiallySports. Following the completion of his training as an amateur boxer, he is currently preparing to appear for trials at the state and national levels. With over 3 years of experience in playing the sport, Abhishek is also the holder of a Bachelor's in Arts degree from the University of Delhi.

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