Deontay Wilder Net Worth 2020, Biography, Awards, and Instagram.
Deontay Wilder Net Worth – Deontay Wilder is an American professional boxer who has held the WBC heavyweight title since 2015. Since the start of his professional career, he has held an overwhelming record of 40 wins and 1 loss.
Deontay Leshun Wilder was born on October 22, 1985, in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. He is the son of Gary and Deborah Wilder. Growing up he had a younger brother named Marsellos Wilder.
At the age of 20, Wilder joined the Sky Boxing Gym in Northport and began training under Jay Deas. As an amateur, his record was of 30 wins and 5 loss. He qualified for the 2008 Olympics where he earned a bronze medal.
Deontay Wilder made his professional debut on November 15, 2008, facing Ethan Cox at the Vanderbilt University Memorial Gymnasium.
He defeated Cox in the second round via knock out and made his professional debut with a win.
Wilder had defeated veterans like Owen Beck, DeAndrey Abron and Damon Reed by October of 2012 and maintained a 25-fight win streak. All of his fights were won by knockout.
Deontay Wilder married Jessica Scales-wilder back in 2009. The two were in a relationship together for a long time before taking their relationship to the next level by tying the marital knot together.
Wilder’s relationship with Jessica blessed him with four children, two daughters; Ava Wilder and Naieya Wilder, and two sons; Deontay Wilder Jr and Dereon Wilder.
He is no longer together with his wife as the two have separated.
Wilder is currently in a relationship with a girl named Telli Swift. He is engaged to Swift and also has a son with her who was born in February of 2018.
Career and Achievement
Deontay Wilder is currently in an undefeated 40-fight win streak. He has yet to lose a fight since making his professional debut which means that he has earned all the prize money from the fights that he has been involved with.
Wilder is currently estimated to have a net worth of $16 million. Wilder’s last two fight was against Luis Ortiz and Bermane Stiverne. He reportedly made $2.5 million from those two fights.
One of his highest-paid fights in the past was against Artur Szpilka for which he took home a cool $1.5 million. As someone who is earning millions from most of his fights, Wilder loves to spend things on jewelry.
- Height in Feet: 6’ 7”
- Height in Centimeters: 201 cm
- Weight in Kilogram: 96 kg
- Weight in Pounds: 212 pounds
- Reach: 83 inches (211 cm)
- Feet/ Shoe Size: Unknown
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Wilder has an estimated net worth of $16 million as of 2020. He has yet to lose a fight since making his professional debut which means that he has earned all the prize money with the win from the fights that he has been involved with.
He loves accessories and gold chains and necklaces have been something that the boxer has always never been afraid to spend his money on.
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