Wrestling

Top 10 Richest Wrestlers in 2013

| May 5, 2013 | 1 Comment

Free style wrestling is one of the most popular sports of modern times. The wrestlers with their solid, healthy bodies are seen in action which provides a great degree of entertainment to the viewers. However, this game involves a lot of violent action as well in which these wrestlers have to face many injuries as well. The incidents of bleeding are commonly seen on television. These wrestlers, while being in ring, fight with courage and aggression and do not get scared of the opponent. Since it is highly popular game, therefore, it has now become a great source of earning money as well. Many companies invest in these competitions. Most of them hire these wrestlers in the advertisements also. It is also observed that few of the wrestlers have good acting skills and they also perform in famous movies of Hollywood as well. Therefore, all these activities help these wrestlers earn huge sum of money by virtue of this game. Following is the list of top 10 richest wrestlers in 2013. This list is based on their net earnings around the year.

10. Shawn Michael

Shawn Michael

Shawn Michael is undoubtedly one of the best wrestlers history has ever known. Throughout his career, this legend ruled the ring and never let his competitors to surpass him in winning the matches and championships. He still is regarded as one of the best wrestlers. With the current worth of $17 million, Shawn Michael is at the 10th position on our list of top 10 richest wrestlers in 2013.

9. Chris Jericho

Chris Jericho

Chris Jericho is a highly talented wrestler who has showed great skills in the ring. He is basically American national and is one of the leading contractors with World Wrestling Entertainment. Besides this, Chris Jericho is also a good actor and businessman. He has current worth of $18 million.

8. Big Show

Big Show

Big Show is highly popular because of gigantic body structure. This tall and very healthy wrestler has a reputation of injuring the rival player in no time. He has defeated many wrestlers in the ring and is very popular among the fans. His current worth is more than $20 billion.

7. John Cena

John Cena

John Cena is one of those few wrestlers who earned fame in very short period. With his back to back successes at the very early stage of his career, John Cena became highly popular as he proved to be the most dangerous player in the ring. On the list of top 10 richest wrestlers in 2013, John Cena holds the 7th position with net worth of $21 million.

6. Mick Foley

Mick Foley

Mick Foley is regarded as one of the most successful wrestlers of all times. This strong man never hesitated to face any opponent and fought bravely, which proved to be a key to his success. Through his unmatching skills, Foley became able to win a great number of matches. His current worth is $22 million.

5. Triple H

Triple H

Triple H, with his furious looks and very strong body, can deter any wrestler in the world to compete with him. He does not only possess physical strength but also holds a great variety of skills which help him in defeating the opponents. Triple H is highly popular not only among his fans but also among the various investment companies. His current worth is $25 million.

4. Hulk Hogan

Hulk Hogan

Hulk Hogan undoubtedly ruled the world of wrestling during his youth. He is so passionate and courageous that he yet has not left this profession even at very old age. The fan following of this legend surpasses any other wrestler’s. With the current worth of $30 million, Hulk Hogan enjoys the number 4 position on our list of top 10 richest wrestlers in 2013.

3. Undertaker

Undertaker

Undertaker is a name which needs no introduction all around the world. Though he started his career as an actor in a drama, but he earned fame in the profession of wrestling. He is one of the most dangerous wrestlers of all times. His current worth is more than $34 million.

2. Stone Cold Steve Austin

Stone Cold Steve Austin

One of the most furious players of wrestling, Stone Cold Steve Austin, has a great number of championships against his name. He is also the second richest of all the wrestlers in the world. His current worth is $40 million.

1. The Rock

The Rock

Rock is undisputedly the richest wrestler in 2013. He is not only famous in the wrestling ring, but is also getting fame in Hollywood as well. His series of Fast & Furious has helped him earn a lot of fame as well as money. With the net worth of $65 million, The Rock is the richest of all the wrestlers in 2013.

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  1. Danny says:

    Wow big show is worth 20 billion , crazy who would have know the richest person on the planet is “big show” , great article … Keep up the great work !

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