Boxing 2022: Paul Gallen reveals $25 million from final three years, Sonny Invoice Williams, Justin Hodges battle, begin time, how you can stream

As he prepares for his final ever boxing battle, Paul Gallen has revealed he has grossed a mammoth $25 million from the game in simply the previous three years.

The Cronulla Sharks legend will tackle Justin Hodges in Sydney on Wednesday night time in a rematch after he defeated Hodges of their first battle in September.

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With Gallen set to hold up the gloves for good, the search is on for the subsequent crosscode star to fill his footwear and turn out to be Australian boxing’s subsequent pay-per-view golden goose.

Gallen has lengthy been linked to a battle with Sonny Invoice Williams however stated he has no want in any respect to battle the previous NRL and All Blacks star, even when which means knocking a payday of as much as $5 million.

“I’ll by no means battle Sonny Invoice, I’ll say that proper now, even when they assured $5 million in my checking account earlier than the battle, as a result of he’d make $5 million too,” Gallen stated, per Information Corp.

“He had his probability. We should always have fought twice during the last couple of years. The ego and vanity from their aspect is at a stage that I don’t need to be concerned in.

“No Restrict don’t need to be concerned with them, No Restrict’s the most important and finest promoter in Australia they usually don’t need to be concerned with them? What does that say?

“That battle won’t ever occur, I’m not going to speak crap about Sonny. I used to be requested if Sonny ought to battle once more, sure, Sonny is 37, he’s acquired loads left in him.

“Look what I’ve performed within the final three years, grossed $25 million. He might do the identical, make tens of millions. However I can’t battle Sonny Invoice, ever.”

Gallen stated his boxing output during the last three years has been price a mega $8.3 million yearly.

The 41-year-old was very nicely compensated for his gutsy performances in heavyweight fights in opposition to the likes of Mark Hunt, Lucas Browne, Justis Huni, Darcy Lussick and Kris Terzievski.

His most up-to-date fights in opposition to Hodges and Ben Hannant are simply the icing on the cake.

Final yr Anthony Mundine revealed he had made a whopping $34 million from his storied boxing profession.

Australian boxing is determined for a soccer participant to fill Gallen’s footwear and the candidates embody Williams, Roosters premiership ahead Siosiua Taukeiaho, in addition to present NRL stars Matt Lodge NRL, Junior Paulo and Tevita Pangai Jr.

Williams is at a crossroads after his loss to UFC legend Hunt earlier this month, however Gallen believes his outdated foe might make loads of cash if he stays in boxing.

“There’s undoubtedly loads of cash to be made,” Gallen stated.

“I simply don’t know if Sonny desires to do it. But when I have been Sonny I wouldn’t be stopping.

“The man is 37. And take a look at what has occurred with me from roughly the identical age.

“I’ve grossed $25 million over the previous three years. That’s some huge cash.

“So $25 million in three years … no, I wouldn’t be leaving if I have been Sonny.”

Gallen will battle Hodges at Sydney’s ICC Tremendous Conscious Theatre on Wednesday night time and shall be hoping to complete his boxing profession on a excessive.

The principle occasion will see the maligned Michael Zerafa take Danilo Creati.

When is Paul Gallen’s final boxing battle?

Protection of the battle card begins at 7pm on Wednesday on Important Occasion and Kayo Sports activities.

Timing isn’t a precise science in boxing and with this jam-packed card, Gallen, Hodges and Zerafa might not step within the ring till after 9 or 10pm.

How can I watch Gallen vs Hodges and Zerafa’s battle?

This can be a pay-per-view battle card, out there to observe on Important Occasion or stream through Kayo Sports activities.

You should buy the PPV for $59.95 right here.

Initially revealed as ‘$25 million in three years’: Paul Gallen reveals eye-watering boxing fortune