The 6 highest-paid fighters in 2019

Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Anthony Joshua are the money men in combat sports. That is according to Forbes’ latest ranking of the 100 best-paid athletes in the last 12 months. Floyd Mayweather is no longer on the list as the unbeaten American retired from the game after beating up Conor McGregor in 2017. McGregor remains on the list, and is joined by Deontay Wilder and Gennady Golovkin. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories.

The Forbes list for highest-earning athletes is back for another year, and there are six fighters who grace the 100-strong ranking for the last 12

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