Wrestling has millions of fans around the world it is one of the most ancient sports of the world and it represents one of the oldest forms of combat it is highly addicted sports, wrestlers from many countries participate in WWE to show their strength and talent. WWE was founded in 1952 by Jess McMahon its first name was Capitol Wrestling Corporation (CWC) and then it changed into other names like Worldwide Wrestling Federation (WWWF), World Wrestling Federation (WWF) World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) and now it has become simply WWE. This sports federation weekly airs two main events RAW and Smackdown and annually airs 12 main events including Wrestle Mania, wrestles do intense hard work to maintain their physique and fitness every person has its own favorite wrestler this sports has now become very popular specially in teenagers and kids. When we talk about richest wrestlers in the world then here come many names such as Triple H who is manager of RAW and vice president of WWE there are many wrestlers who have joined Hollywood industry and they also became popular there like ROCK and John Cena. So, we made a confirmed list of richest Wrestlers in the world 2015:
Dwayne Johnson also known as “The Rock” was born on 2nd May 1972 in California United States he is an actor, producer and professional wrestler he joined wrestling because his father and grandfather were also wrestlers. He did many movies in Hollywood he is also got fame in Hollywood he is the richest wrestler in the world his net worth is about $125 million which includes all his property, endorsements and salaries. This richest wrestler has won many titles in his career and beat many strong wrestlers in the ring.
2. Steve Austin
Stone Cold Steve Austin was born on 18 December 1964 in Texas United States he is retired Professional Wrestler, American actor and producer his full name is Steven James Anderson. He is second richest Wrestler in the world his net worth is about $45 million he won 21 championships in his career he is one of the most famous WWE wrestler in history.
3. John Cena
John Cena is a professional American Wrestler and actor he was born on 23 April 1977 in Massachusetts United States he is the third richest wrestler in the world his net worth is about $35 million including his property and endorsements. John Cena is very famous superstar of WWE with 20 Championships he also worked in Hollywood his charming personality attracts many women.
4. Triple H
Triple H is a former Bodybuilder, professional wrestler and actor he was born on 27 July 1969 in New Hampshire United States, Triple H is his ring name and his full name is Paul Michael Levesque. He is the vice president of WWE he is the fourth richest wrestler in the world with the net worth of $25 million he is very popular wrestler he won many championships in arena.
5. Big Show
Big Show is a professional wrestler his full name is Paul Donald Wight Jr. he was born on 8 February 1972 in South Carolina United States. He is the fifth richest wrestler in the world with the net worth of $25 million his weight is 193 kg he is very popular wrestler since his debut in 1995.
6. Kurt Angle
Kurt Angle is a professional wrestler and actor he was born on 9 December 1968 in Pennsylvania United States his full name is Kurtis Steven Angle he is currently singed with Total Nonstop Action Wrestling where he is current TNA World Heavyweight Champion. He is another richest wrestler in the world with the net worth of $20 million he won many title in WWE and now he is winning TNA titles.
7. Chris Jericho
Chris Jericho was born on 9 November 1970 in Winnipeg Canada his full name is Christopher Keith Irvine he is professional wrestler, actor, musician, author and businessman. He is very popular superstar of WWE in his career he won many titles he is seventh richest wrestler in the world with the net worth of $18 million.
8. Shawn Michaels
Shawn Michaels is retired professional wrestler and television presenter he was born on 22 July 1965 in Arizona United States his full name is Michael Shawn Hickenbottom. He is in the list of richest wrestlers because his net worth is $17 million he is one of the legendary superstar of WWE he participated in Wrestlemania for 5 times he won royalrumble twice he was also part of famous tag team in WWE the D-generation X.
9. The Undertaker
Here comes the man who needs no introduction in world he is the dead man The Undertaker he was born on 24 March 1965 in Texas United States he is real legend of WWE and longest tenured performer of WWE. He is in WWE since 1990 during his career he was unbeatable in Wrestlemania for 21 times till Brock Lesnar beat him in Wrestlemania 30 he is the lord of darkness he won many titles in his career. His full name is Mark William Calaway he is another richest wrestler in the world his net worth is $16 million.
10. Brock Lesnar
Brock Lesnar is the beast of WWE he is professional wrestler and former mixed martial artist he was born on 12 July 1977 in South Dakota United States his full name is Brock Edward Lesnar. He is the tenth richest wrestler in the world with the net worth of $16 million he beat undertaker in wrestlemania and break his unbeatable record.