Deontay Wilder Family, Net Worth, Parents, Wife & Biography

Deontay Wilder

Deontay Leshun Wilder is an American professional boxer.Deontay Wilder Family, Net Worth, Parents, Wife & Biography read all about here.From 2015 to 2020, he held the WBC heavyweight title, which he successfully defended ten times. Wilder became the first American world heavyweight champion since 2007, ending the longest period in boxing history without an American heavyweight champion.

Wilder is known for his exceptional punching power, having knocked out all of his opponents. He has won the Premier Boxing Champions Knockout of the Year award three times (2016, 2017, 2019) and the Ring magazine Knockout of the Year award once (2019).

Deontay Wilder Family Details and Biography

Real NameDeontay Leshun Wilder
BirthdateOctober 22, 1985
Age (2022)36 years old
Place of BirthTuscaloosa, Alabama, U.S.
NationalityAmerica
EthnicityWhite
Marital Status Engaged
Spouse/PartnerTelli Swift
Jessica Scales-Wilder (divorced 2017)
ChildrenEight
Father NameGary Wilder
Mother NameDeborah Wilder
SiblingsThree sisters, one brother
EducationHigh School
ProfessionProfessional Boxer
Net Worth$30 Million
Last Update2022
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Deontay Wilder Early Life and Education

Deontay Wilder was Born on October 22, 1985.Wilder graduated from Tuscaloosa Central High School in 2004 and dreamed of playing football or basketball for his hometown Alabama Crimson Tide, but the birth of his oldest daughter and poor grades caused him to attend nearby Shelton State Community College and to focus on a boxing career. His exact education is not very clear but he seems to be a graduate.

Deontay Wilder Family Life and Parents

Deontay Wilder Parents name are Gary Wilder and Deborah Wilder. Deontay Wilder Father’s name is Gary Wilder who is a Business Person and his Mother’s name is Deborah Wilder who is a House wife.Deontay Wilder comes from a family of Alabama preachers, namely his father and grandmother.He has three sisters and one younger brother. His brother Marsellos Wilder, is also a professional boxer.He very close her parents and enjoys spending time with them. His parents always supported his career.

Deontay Wilder Parents (Ethnicity, Nationality)

Deontay Wilder and Parents holds the American Nartionality. Deontay Wilder was born in 1985, in Tuscaloosa, Alabama in America. But Wilder’s roots go down to the West African country of Nigeria. He came out as one of America’s prime boxing prospects, but the 35-year-old always showcases his Nigerian heritage.

Deontay Wilder Wife, Children

Deontay Wilder Family
Deontay Wilder with Girlfriend

Wilder previously married Jessica Scales, but the couple divorced. However, he is currently committed to Swift because they already have a child. Telli Swift is a Filipino model, reality television star, entrepreneur, and ‘fempowerist’ based in the United States. She is also the fiancée of professional boxer and WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder. She was also well-known for her appearance on the E! channel reality show ‘WAGS Atlanta.’

Deontay Wilder Net Worth

Deontay Wilder has an estimated Net Worth of $30Million in 2022He earn $46 million, out of which $500k was from sponsorship in 2020..He earns a good fortune from his hard work , which he devotes a lot of time to and where he presents oneself entirely.

Deontay Wilder Net Worth 2022

Some of his fights pay him millions of dollars, while others do not. His total earnings for the fiscal year 2019-2020 ended in June were a whopping $45 million.His first fight against Luis Ortiz earned him $2 million, while his rematch with Ortiz earned him $20 million.Furthermore, he earned $10 for each of his first two fights against Tyson Fury and Dominic Breazeale. Tyson was paid $28 million for the famous rematch, his biggest payday of his career!He earned $46 million in 2020, with $500k coming from sponsorship.

Net Worth$30Million
NameDeontay Wilder
Income / Salary Per Years$2 Million +
Income SourceProfessional Boxer
GenderMale
Last Update2022

He earns a handsome salary from his profession. Via his sources of income, he has been able to accumulate good fortune to living a very lavish and comfortable lifestyle. His Accurate Salary Details is not mention yet on officially we will update soon.

Deontay Wilder Physical Appearance

Height (Approx)6’7″(2.01 m)
Weight (Approx)96 kg
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Body TypeFit

Deontay Wilder Professional Career

Wilder began boxing in October 2005, when he joined the Skyy Boxing Gym in Northport, Alabama, and began training with Jay Deas. Wilder was 20 years old at the time. By 2007, he had defied the odds to win both the National Golden Gloves and the US championships at 201 pounds (91 kg).

In the finals of the Golden Gloves, he defeated highly regarded cadet world champion Isiah Thomas, a southpaw from Detroit, and David Thompson, of Brooklyn. At the US Championship, he defeated Quantis Graves and won the final 31-15 over San Jose, California’s southpaw James Zimmerman.

He defeated Graves twice more at the Olympic trials, winning the competition in only 21 bouts. Early in 2008, he set a career high by defeating world champion and future Olympic champion Rakhim Chakhiyev in Russia. At the qualifier, he defeated Deivis Julio 6:5, Jorge Quinones of Ecuador on double countback, and Brazilian Rafael Lima 6:5. Wilder was knocked out by Evgenyi Romanov in a Russia-USA dual match on February 29, 2008, in Novosibirsk.

Deontay Leshun Wilder (/waldr/; born October 22, 1985) is a professional boxer from the United States. From 2015 to 2020, he held the WBC heavyweight title, which he successfully defended ten times. Wilder became the first American world heavyweight champion since 2007, ending the longest period in boxing history without an American heavyweight champion. As of November 2021, ESPN ranked him as the world’s third-best active heavyweight, The Ring magazine ranked him fourth, and BoxRec and the Transnational Boxing Rankings Board ranked him fifth.

Wilder began boxing at the age of 20, when he was 20 years old. He won a bronze medal in the heavyweight division as an amateur at the 2008 Olympics. This earned him the moniker “The Bronze Bomber,” which Wilder coined after Joe Louis, who was known as “The Brown Bomber.”

Wilder is known for his exceptional punching power, having knocked out all of his opponents. With 20 knockouts in the first round, his knockout-to-win percentage is 97.61% (69.23% in world heavyweight title fights, the fifth-highest in heavyweight history). He has won the Premier Boxing Champions Knockout of the Year award three times (2016, 2017, 2019) and the Ring magazine Knockout of the Year award once (2019).

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