What is Michael Moorer net worth, How did the former world champion accumulate such wealth and fame during the course of his career? Check this article to find out more about Michael Moorer Net Worth, his career and his personal life.
About Michael Moorer
Michael Moorer is a former professional boxer from the United States who began boxing professionally in 1988 up till 2008 when he announced his retirement. He wasn’t just any boxer, he was a boxing champion who won several titles.
Moorer won the 1988 WBO light heavyweight title and held unto it till 1991. In 1994, he unified the WBA, IBF and lineal titles.
After retiring in 2008, Moorer together with his friend Freddie Roach train other boxers.
As of today, Michael Moorer Net Worth is $800,000. Keep reading to find out more about Michael Moorer Net Worth.
|Full Name:||Michael Lee Moorer|
|Date of Birth:||November 12, 1967|
|Net Worth:||$800 Thousand|
Michael Moorer Early Life and Career
Michael Lee Moorer was born on 12th of November 1967 in Brooklyn, New York. He grew up with just his mother in Pennsylvania.
As a child, he so much loved playing football but his grandfather a former boxer felt his could channel his footballing energy into boxing and began training him at the age of 11.
Moorer attended Monessen High school and graduated in 1987. While in school despite been taught boxing, he still joined the school’s football team.
After some time learning under his grandfather, he felt that it was time to take a big step towards his career so he relocated to Detroit to train under Emanuel Steward a legend in the world of boxing.
Moorer competed in various amateur boxing competitions and won. He also surprisingly fought against some professionals and won.
In 1988, Moorer began his career as a professional boxer in the light heavyweight category with a match against Adrian Riggs which ended with Riggs on the ground in just the first round.
Moorer went on to defeat his next set of opponents winning the WBO light heavyweight titles and was able to defend it on several occasions before he moved to the heavyweight division.
His biggest match in the heavyweight division was against Bert Cooper which he won in the fifth round winning the WBO heavyweight belt.
In 1994 Moorer went on to unify the heavyweight championship when he challenged the IBF and WBA title champion Evander Holyfield. The match was a feisty affair as opponents fell to the ground but in the end, Moorer won.
Moorer finally retired in 2008 and currently works as a boxing trainer. During the course of his career, he won 52 fights, lost 4 and drew 1.
Michael Moorer Net Worth
As of 2019, Michael Moorer Net worth is $800,000. Michael Moorer Net Worth is acquired mostly from his career as a professional boxer.
Information on his house and cars isn’t available but we will update you as soon as possible.
Michael Moorer Personal Life
Information about his marriage and children isn’t available but we will keep you updated as soon as possible.
Moorer has a history of violence as he got arrested in 1989 for beating up someone. He has also been arrested for beating up a police officer and breaking his jaw.
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Michael Moorer « Double M » 🇺🇸 1988-2008 ▪️57 combats ▪️52 victoires ▪️40 ko▪️4 défaites▪️1 match nul ⭐️Champion du monde des poids mi-lourds WBO 1988-1991 ⭐️ Champion du monde des poids lourds WBO 1992-1993, WBA 1994, IBF 1994, 1996-1997 Il devient champion du monde WBO des mi-lourds 9 mois après ses débuts professionnels. Il marqua les esprits avec ses deux confrontations avec Evander Holyfield (1v, 1d). En 1994 il perd son titre mondial des lourds face à George Foreman (ko 10e) qui devient le plus vieux champion des lourds a l’âge de 45 ans. #michaelmoorer #holyfield #georgeforeman #boxing #sport #halloffameboxing #boxe #boxeo #mma #ufc #kickboxing #joshua #tyson #deontaywilder #fight #workout #training #sparring #wrestling #knockout #ko #ring
Thereafter, it was discovered that he was on high alcohol so he was put on probation after being charged to court.
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