About Lennox Lewis
It has been stated that the overall amount of the current Lennox Lewis net worth is as high as 140 million dollars, and this makes him one of the richest celebrities in the world. Lennox Lewis has become well known because of his career in boxing. Lennox Lewis was mainly competing in the Heavyweight category. Also, at some point he was regarded as the undisputed world champion in boxing. He had 44 career bouts and he became a winner of 41 of them. With so many winnings, he won a lot in prize money and this also added up a lot to the total estimate of Lennox Lewis net worth. In 1988 Lennox Lewis participated in the Olympic Games, where he became a winner of a Gold Medal. Lennox Lewis is also considered as one of not so many boxers who became the Heavyweight Champions three times.
Lennox Lewis was born in West Ham, London in 1965. Lennox Lewis is known to the world as the latest undisputed world heavyweight champion. He was active in professional boxing for 14 years and during this time a huge part of Lennox Lewis net worth was also accumulated. Lennox Lewis has won many battles, such as against Mike Tyson, Evander Holyfield and Vitali Klitschko. Before he became such a well known boxer, he participated in the Olympic Games of 1988 where he represented Canada. In the games, he became a winner of a Gold Medal. In the final fight, Lennox Lewis beat Riddick Bowe, who also became a huge success in boxing world.
In 1989 Lennox Lewis started to fight professionally. In the beginning of this career, he became a winner of 21 fights in a row. Lennox Lewis went on winning fights and this made him an undisputed heavyweight champion. Lennox Lewis reached the top in the World Boxing Council rankings when he defeated Donovan Ruddock. In 1993 he got a title of the WBC heavyweight champion. Thus, so many winnings also added up to the total size of Lennox Lewis net worth.
However, in 1994 he lost to Oliver McCall. However in a rematch which happened in 1997 he managed to beat him and got his WBC title back. For four times in a row he defended his title. Thus, he proved to be really successful in boxing and he eventually retired from it in 2004. Before that, he had some important fights in which he became a winner such as against Mike Tyson.