NET WORTH: $33 MILLION
How Much Is Naseem Hamed Worth?
Naseem Hamed is the former WBO, WBC, IBF, & Lineal featherweight champion, and European bantamweight champion. Hamed was a featherweight legend, and quit the ring 10 years ago. He was a showman, losing just one of his 37 fights and winning 31 by knockout. Hamed was born in Sheffield, England to Yemeni parents, in 1974, Hamed trained as a telephone engineer and started boxing professionally in 1992. He claimed the European bantamweight title aged 20 and the WBO world featherweight title a year later. He was unbeaten until facing Marco Antonio Barrera in Las Vegas in 2001 when he lost on points. Earning £5m a fight at his prime, Hamed’s career earnings were put at £30m. He supplemented his prize money with sponsorship deals with the likes of Adidas and Sony. Naseem Hamed Enterprises showed £3m net assets in 2010-11. He was jailed in 2006 after a high-speed crash that left the driver of the other car seriously injured. He was was manager of light heavyweight star Callum Johnson until the pair split in December 2011.
Boxing record: Total fights: 37, Wins: 36, Wins by KO: 31, Losses: 1, Draws: 0, No contests: 0