Anthony Joshua Net Worth 2020, Biography, Education, and Career
Anthony Joshua Net Worth 2020 – Anthony Joshua is not only a British boxer but also a certified heartthrob. He is a heavyweight who at one time held the unified world heavyweight championship. Joshua won a gold medal representing Britain at the 2012 Olympics. He won a silver medal representing England at the 2011 World Championships.
Anthony Oluwafemi Olaseni Joshua was born on the 15th of October, 1989 in Watford, Hertfordshire to Nigerian parents – Robert and Yeta. He also has a cousin, Ben Lleyemi, who is also a professional boxer.
As a child, he spent some of his early years in Nigeria at boarding school. However, when his parents divorced.
He is commonly called ‘Femi’ (a shortened version of his middle name, Oluwafemi) by his close friends and family.
He attended Kings Langley Secondary School.
Prior to boxing, Anthony worked as a bricklayer. He has also led an ‘interesting’ life to say the least. In 2009, he was remanded into custody at Reading Prison for fighting; upon his release, he was made to wear an electronic monitoring ankle bracelet.
He was also once pulled over for speeding and found with eight ounces of Marijuana and he was charged with possession with intent to distribute as a result of this. This led to him being suspended from the Great Britain boxing squad and he was also sentenced to year-long community service.
In 2016, he invested in a members-only gym, BXR, which opened in in 2017 on Marylebone, London and has also often expressed a desire to learn chess as a way to improve his tactical and boxing capabilities.
Anthony Joshua is a professional boxer, who first came to the public’s attention as an amateur when winning the 2012 Olympic super heavyweight title in his hometown of London. His professional career has gone from strength to strength and millions will have seen him defeat Wladimir Klitschko when unifying the IBF, WBA and IBO titles.
Anthony Joshua has a net worth of $60 million.