Buster Douglas knocking out Mike Tyson and Manny Pacquiao retiring Oscar De La Hoya are some of the biggest upsets we have seen in boxing. Well, Andy Ruiz Jr outclassing the former champion, Anthony Joshua, and winning the fight via knockout will also go down as one of the biggest upsets in recent memory.
However, Ruiz Jr lost in the rematch and had to forego his belts. He faced criticism for his approach to the fight and the fact that he weighed in overweight. Since then, Ruiz Jr has gotten his act together is in line to make his comeback in 2021.
As a professional boxer, Ruiz Jr. has an impressive record of 33 wins and only 2 losses. ‘Destroyer’ has some impressive wins throughout his career. He has beaten the likes of Devin Vargas, Kevin Johnson, Alexander Dimitrenko, and the biggest of them all, Anthony Joshua.
However, in the re-match against Joshua, Ruiz Jr was beaten comprehensively and lost his belts. He has since got back in shape and started training with Eddie Reynoso.
There is no announcement on his next fight. However, many suspect that Ruiz Jr will fight another big name in the sport in 2021. Dillian Whyte is on the top of his wish-list.
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Ruiz Jr’s net worth is $10 million in 2021. His primary source of income is from his professional boxing. However, the super-star boxer also earns a large chunk of his salary from his endorsements.
The major chunk of his earnings has come after his two fights against Anthony Joshua. However, as of January 2021, he is yet to make a return to the ring.
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|Net Worth||$10 million|
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