Sonny Bill Williams is a well-known second-row forward for the Toronto Wolfpack in the Betfred Super League. He plays professional rugby league football for New Zealand. Williams is a former heavyweight boxer and rugby union player. His net worth is $25 million. In this article, we are going to learn about Sonny William’s net worth, salary, earnings, biography, wife, and more.
About Sonny Williams
Sonny William Williams, a heavyweight boxer from New Zealand who also played rugby union and rugby league professionally, was born on August 3, 1985. He is one of just 21 players to have won the Rugby World Cup twice, and he is only the second player to represent New Zealand in rugby union after first representing the nation in rugby league.
Williams has fought ten times in professional boxing. He previously held the titles of Heavyweight Champion of the New Zealand Professional Boxing Association (NZPBA) and International Heavyweight Champion of the World Boxing Association (WBA), but these titles were revoked after he failed to react to challenges.
Williams was up in a working-class family in a state house in Auckland’s Mount Albert district. Williams later recalled his impoverished upbringing and said that “getting my mom a house” was the “driving factor” behind his desire to play rugby league professionally. He attended Owairaka School, Mount Albert Grammar School, and Wesley Intermediate.
Williams stopped competing in athletics at about the age of twelve, despite being expected to have a successful athletic career. Williams claims that his mother introduced him to rugby league, despite the fact that his father was an excellent player.
Williams became the youngest player in the “National Rugby League” (NRL) ever when he signed a contract with a team in 2002. Later, he became a member of the junior Bulldogs team and employed labor to help support himself while he trained with the team.
Williams made his National Rugby League debut for the Canterbury Bulldogs in 2004 at the age of 19 in Sydney, Australia’s Telstra Stadium. In the same year that he was selected, he participated in the 2004 “ANZAC Test” for the New Zealand national rugby league team.
On May 27, 2009, Williams won his maiden professional fight against Garry Gurr in the second round. After 10 rounds, Williams was declared the winner since the judges had awarded him the victory.
Sonny William’s Net Worth and Earnings
As of 2023, the New Zealand native boxer and former rugby player Sonny Williams has a net worth of $25 million. Because of his professional rugby and boxing careers, he has amassed a large wealth. through his numerous endorsement partnerships, pay arrangements, and contract agreements.
After signing a $10 million contract with the Toronto Wolfpack on November 7, 2019, he recently became the highest-paid and richest rugby player.
Williams also increases his income by agreeing to endorsement contracts with businesses such as “Adidas,” “Just Jeans,” “BMW,” “Powerade,” and “Rebel Sport.” Despite receiving a multimillion-dollar inheritance, Willilams has managed to lead a prosperous and opulent lifestyle.
|Full Name||Sonny Bill Williams|
|Born||3 August 1985|
|Birthplace||Auckland, New Zealand|
|Net Worth||$25 million|
|Father name||Ioane (“John”) Williams|
|Mother name||Lee Woolsey|
Alana Raffie is Sonny Bill Williams’s wife. Alana Raffie has been married to heavyweight boxer Sonny Bill Williams for many years. The pair has had three children since getting married. Their union dates back to 2013.
Sonny was born on 3 August 1985 and as of 2023, he is 37 years old.
Height and Weight
He stands 6 feet 4 inches tall and weighs around 108 kg.
|10||Loss||9–1||Mark Hunt||TKO||4 (8),||5 Nov 2022|
|9||Win||9–0||Barry Hall||TKO||1 (8), 1:55||23 Mar 2022|
|8||Win||8–0||Waikato Falefehi||UD||6||26 Jun 2021|
|7||Win||7–0||Chauncy Welliver||UD||8||31 Jan 2015|
|6||Win||6–0||Francois Botha||UD||10||8 Feb 2013|
|5||Win||5–0||Clarence Tillman||TKO||1 (10), 2:58||8 Feb 2012|
|4||Win||4–0||Alipate Liava’a||UD||6||5 Jun 2011|
|3||Win||3–0||Scott Lewis||UD||6||29 Jan 2011|
|2||Win||2–0||Ryan Hogan||TKO||1 (4), 2:35||30 Jun 2010|
|1||Win||1–0||Gary Gurr||TKO||2 (4), 1:22||27 May 2009|
FAQs About Sonny Williams
How much does he get paid?
He receives a $5 million paycheck.
What is Sonny Bill Williams now engaged in?
He is a New Zealand heavyweight boxer who has also played professional rugby union and league. He was most recently employed with Stan Sports.