Floyd Mayweather vs Alex “A-Rod” Rodriguez- Who Has the Higher Net Worth in 2022?

Published 01/22/2022, 9:30 AM EST
LOS ANGELES, CA – JUNE 27: Boxer Floyd Mayweather speak onstage at Genius Talks during the 2015 BET Experience at the Los Angeles Convention Center on June 27, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Paras Griffin/FilmMagic)

Floyd Mayweather and Alex “A-Rod” Rodriguez are two legends and icons of their respective games. Apart from having an illustrious career in boxing and baseball, Mayweather and A-Rod fall into the category of some of the richest sportspersons on the planet.

Mayweather, who has an invincible career record in boxing, has also been donning the list of athletes with the most net worth value over the years. As for the baseball and MLB legend, A-Rod has played 20 seasons in Major League Baseball. He is considered one of the greatest baseball players of all time.

Notably, both A-Rod and Mayweather have retired from their respective fields. But when it comes to their net worth value, these two are still on top of their game.

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Floyd Mayweather- Net Worth in 2022

The 44-year-old boxing legend is the only one in the history of professional boxing with zero defeats in his illustrious career. With a stellar record of 50-0, Mayweather is probably the greatest ever to play the game.

In 2019, when Forbes released the list of the highest-paid athletes of the decade, Mayweather topped the list with $915 million in earnings. The list also followed the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi, LeBron James, and Roger Federer.

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As per Celebrity Net Worth, Mayweather’s net worth in 2022 is $450 million, which makes him the wealthiest boxer of all time. Apart from this, only his career earnings are $1.1 billion. He earned over $550 million from his fights with Manny Pacquiao ($250m) in 2015 and Conor McGregor (300m) in 2018.

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Alex “A-Rod” Rodriguez- Net Worth in 2022

MLB and baseball legend Alex Rodriguez aka A-Rod is one of the richest and greatest baseball players of all time. During the 22 years of his Major League Baseball career, he played for Seattle Mariners, Texas Rangers, and New York Yankees. A-Rod made his MLB debut in 1994 for Seattle Mariners and played his last MLB game in the 2016 season for the New York Yankees.

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According to Celebrity Net Worth, Alex “A-Rod” Rodriguez’s net worth in 2022 is around $350 million. The Yankees legend during his professional career earned over $475 million in salary, bonuses, and endorsements. Even after his retirement, A-Rod continued to earn over $10 million every year. Post-retirement, Alex entered into the media field and has been associated with top media giants like Fox Sports, Shark Tank, ABC Network, and ESPN.

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Abhishek Kumar

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Abhishek Kumar is an MLB author at EssentiallySports. After completing his Master’s degree in Journalism and Mass Communication, Abhishek has been working in the media industry since two years. Before joining EssentiallySports, he previously worked at APN News as a sub-editor, where he has written articles on sports and politics.

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