Mike Tyson Net Worth

Mike Tyson is an American former professional boxer, who had a successful 20-year career within the sport and reigned as the  undisputed world heavyweight champion.

Profile

-Net Worth: $10 Million -Age: 54 -Born: June 30, 1966 -Height: 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)  -Country of Origin: United States of America -Source of Wealth: Professional Boxer -Last Updated: 2022

Early Life

Born in Brooklyn New York, Tyson grew up in a rough neighborhood. His first experiences with the sport were in the Junior Olympics, where he won gold medals in 1981 and 1982.

Professional Boxing career

Tyson arrived on the world stage with a nationally televised fight against Jesse Ferguson. However his last professional victory was in 2003 when he beat Clifford Etienne in 49 seconds. Mike Tyson retired in 2005.

Boxing Style

Famous for his extreme punching power as well as his ability to bob and weave, Tyson followed the "peek-a-boo" style of defensive boxing, learnt from Cus D'Amatto.

Career Earnings

In 1987, Mike signed a $27 million eight-fight contract with HBO.During his career, Mike earned at least $430 million from fights and endorsements. That value is the same as $700 million in today's dollars.

Spending A Fortune

Living a famously lavish lifestyle ,Mike spent millions on mansions, cars, jewelry and even a collection of Bengal tigers. His Ohio mansion featured gold-plated furnishings and a basketball court.

Net Worth

Mike Tyson’s net worth once, was $300 million. After reckless spending and suffering from the consequences of his actions; Mike’s net worth has now reduced to only $10 million.