Anthony Joshua’s full name is Anthony Oluwafemi Olaseni Joshua. He was born on the 15th of October 1989. Anthony is a professional British boxer who belongs from Watford, Hertfordshire. This great boxer has represented England in several boxing championships. Moreover, Anthony Joshua’s net worth 2021 is worth $80 million.
The fans of Anthony usually like to shout his name as “AJ”. Out of all his total boxing games, which were 25, Anthony has won 24 of them. He has only had one major loss.
Other than being an exceptional boxer, Joshua is also said to have great leadership qualities. He is considered to be a highly principled and humble man.
Net Worth: $80 Million
Date of Birth: 15 October 1989
Endorsements: TUnder Armour, Jaguar, StubHub, Sky Sports, Beats by Dre, AJ Elite Series, Lynx, BXR Gym, DAZN, Audemars Piguet, Electronic Arts, Hugo Boss
Height: 6 ft 6 in (2.01 m)
What is Anthony Joshua Net Worth 2021?
Anthony Joshua’s net worth 2021, as mentioned before, is estimated to be $80 million. Due to his net worth, he is considered to be the world’s wealthiest boxer.
This exceptional boxer has several deals with several sponsors. He does not only earn from his salary. The other major sources of his income are the money he earns from endorsements and sponsorships.
He has an exceptionally down-to-earth personality and is known to contribute to many charities as well. He has endorsement contracts with several brands. Some of those brands are:
- Under Armour
- AJ Elite Series
- Electronic Arts
- Sky Sports
- Hugo Boss
- Beats by Dre
- BXR Gym
- Audemars Piguet
Early Life and Family.
Anthony’s father’s name is Robert Joshua and his mother’s name is Yeta. He was born in Hertfordshire. Yet, Joshua’s mother had Nigerian roots while his father had both Nigerian as well as Irish roots. Unfortunately, his parents had gotten divorced when he was only 12 years old.
Anthony Joshua is not the only boxer in the family. He has a cousin named Ben Ileyemi who is also a professional boxer just like himself.
Joshua and his cousin had debuted together in their professional lives in 2013. Joshua spent most of his early years in Nigeria. There, he studied in a boarding school named Mayflower school, situated in Ikenne.
However, after his parents’ divorce, Joshua had to move to the United Kingdom.
In Hertfordshire, England, he joined the Kings Langley Secondary School. He was great at athletics and broke many records in his school while playing football.
Joshua also has a son named Joseph Bayley Temiloluwa Prince Joshua. He had this child with his ex-girlfriend Nicole Osbourne.
Career and Achievements.
Joshua’s professional boxing career had begun in the year 2013. Before this, he was an amateur boxer.
His professionalism had begun under the promotional banner of Matchroom Sport. He debuted in London in the O2 arena.
In the year 2015, Anthony Joshua fought the undefeated Gary Cornish for the vacant title of Commonwealth Heavyweight.
He won the title! Then in 2016, he became the heavyweight champion in the IBF (International Boxing Federation).
He has been the unified heavyweight champion of the world about two times. Moreover, he has a knockout percentage of about 88%.