When the entire globe is fighting with the novel Coronavirus and people are locking themselves down due to its contagious behaviour, we hear the WrestleMania has not cancelled it shows. According to a report in Forbes, the annual spectacular will air this weekend according to schedule but the show is recorded without a live audience in WWE's training centre. The show will air on Saturday and Sunday. Nevertheless, as we all are affected with this pandemic, we have brought you a list of WWE’s Highest-Paid Wrestlers 2020 released by Forbes.
Just a note, we have only selected top 5 and this list also includes, Becky Lynch with $3.1 million, Bill Goldberg with $3 million, Shane McMahon with $2.1 million, Stephanie McMahon with $2 million and Braun Strowman with $1.9 million. The list only includes active members of the WWE wrestler and eliminates people like John Cena or Ronda Rousey, or who left WWE mid-year, like Dean Ambrose/Jon Moxley. Well, now take a look at the top 5 wrestlers of WWE’s Highest-Paid Wrestlers 2020 according to Forbes.
Brock Lesnar: $10 million
When it comes to fighting inside the ring, Brock Lesnar becomes one ruthless Superstar whenever one sets his foot in the squared circle. The wrestler is at the top spot for obvious reasons as he is one of the best wrestlers in the WrestleMania.
Roman Reigns: $5 million
The American professional wrestler is considered to be one of the rivals of Brock Lesnar and he is often compared with Lesnar. However, some facts say that Roman is better but he doesn't have the legitimate athletic background prior to the WWE that Brock has.
Randy Orton: $4.1 million
Randal Keith Orton is an American professional wrestler and he has currently signed to WWE. However, Orton’s a long-standing relationship with top star Cody Rhodes doesn’t factor in for much of his earnings in 2019 but the portal says that he could be earning as much as $6 million in 2020 and beyond.
Seth Rollins: $4 million
Seth Rollins who was known as the ‘face’ of WWE holds the Universal Championship for about half of the year. According to the same portal, he is considered to be one of the top merchandise sellers in the company and well, his loyalty towards it will only prove fruitful in the coming years.
Triple H: $3.3 million:
Paul Michael Levesque, better known by the ring name Triple H, is and will be one of best wrestlers in the WrestleMania. Though he has not returned as a full-time wrestler, he is still active in that part-time role. The majority of his annual income still comes from his pay as a performer.
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