Anthony Joshua

Anthony Joshua is a British professional boxer. He is a two-time former unified world heavyweight champion. Here, you can learn about Joshua’s net worth, earnings, age, height, wife, and recent news.

About Anthony Joshua:

Born in Watford, Hertfordshire, England, Joshua began boxing in 2007 when he was 18 years old as a late starter. He won the 2009 and 2010 Haringey Box Cup. The same year he won the senior ABA Championship.

As an amateur, Joshua won a silver medal in the super-heavyweight division while representing England in the 2011 World Champions. The following year, He won gold, representing Great Britain at the 2012 Olympics.

In 2013, Joshua made his pro debut, defeating Emanuele Leo via TKO. He beat Denis Bakjotv for the WBC international heavyweight title the following year. Next year, he won the Commonwealth and British heavyweight titles against Corning and Dillian Whyte. In 2016, Joshua beat Charles Martin for the IBF heavyweight title, Wladimir Klitschko for the WBA and IBO heavyweight titles, and Joseph Parker for the WBO heavyweight title.

As of October 2021, Joshua is ranked as the world’s third-best active heavyweight by BoxRec, Transnational Boxing Rankings Board, and The Ring, fourth by ESPN, and seventh-best active boxer, pound for pound, by BoxRec. For his efforts representing the United Kingdom, he was honored in December 2018 by receiving an OBE to become an Officer of the Order of the British Empire from Charles, Prince of Wales.

Anthony Joshua’s Net Worth and Salary:

Joshua’s net worth in 2023 is $80 million. From 25 pro fights, this British fighter has earned around $120 million, including purse payouts, PPV revenue, and endorsement earnings. In 2020, he earned him around $47 million. This ranked 19th on Forbes’s The World’s Highest-Paid Athletes list.

His most earned fight was his revenge match against Andy Ruiz Jr., where he bagged both the win and over $60 million as purse payout. In an interview, Joshua told GQ he has a goal of becoming a top earner in boxing and sports in general.

Quick Facts:

Full Name Anthony Oluwafemi Olaseni Joshua
Nickname AJ
Stance Orthodox
Born 15 October 1989
Debut 05 October 2013
Height 6 ft 6 in (198 cm)
Division Heavyweight
Age 32
Birthplace Watford, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
Residence Watford, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
Religion N/A
Nationality British
Net Worth $80 million
Marital Status N/A
Father name Robert Joshua
Mother name Yeta Odusanya
Salary $10 million
Twitter Handle @anthonyjoshua
Instagram Handle @anthonyjoshua

Joshua’s Wife:

AJ recently revealed that he is currently single. In a recent interview, he talked about his difficulties with work-life balance to maintain a relationship and how having a girlfriend would change his current routine, which won’t be easy for him.

In March, Anthony Joshua was seen with a ring on his ring finger. Fans immediately assumed it was a wedding ring. The ring was later revealed to be a high-tech device that tracked his physical and heart conditions. He was also previously accused of having an affair with Amir Khan’s wife, Faryal Makhdoom. However, this was later revealed to be a misunderstanding.

His Age:

Joshua was born on 15 October 1989. Currently, he is 32 years old.

His Height and Weight:

The British boxing champion has a height of 6 ft 6 in (198 cm). He is a heavyweight division fighter.

His Nickname:

Anthony Joshua goes by the nickname AJ, which is the initial of his name. But recently, AJ expressed his disappointment over not choosing the nickname “The Notorious” before UFC fighter Conor McGregor while revealing he is a huge fan of the famous UFC fighter.

Joshua’s Endorsements:

Joshua is considered a marketing juggernaut with more than a dozen sponsors. The list includes big brands like Under Armour, Jaguar Land Rover, Beats, Sky Sports, and Hugo Boss. He earns around $11 million yearly from these endorsement deals.

Anthony Joshua’s stats:

Professional Boxing Record

Category Wins Losses
Knockout 22 1
Decision 2 1

Title Fights

Result Oponent Type Date Title
Loss Oleksandr Usyk UD 25-Sep-21 WBA (Super), IBF, WBO, and IBO heavyweight
Win Kubrat Pulev KO 12-Dec-20 WBA (Super), IBF, WBO, and IBO heavyweight
Win Andy Ruiz Jr. UD 7-Dec-19 WBA (Super), IBF, WBO, and IBO heavyweight
Loss Andy Ruiz Jr. TKO 1-Jun-19 WBA (Super), IBF, WBO, and IBO heavyweight
Win Alexander Povetkin TKO 22-Sep-18 WBA (Super), IBF, WBO, and IBO heavyweight
Win Joseph Parker UD 31-Mar-18 WBA (Super), IBF, and IBO heavyweight; WBO heavyweight
Win Carlos Takam TKO 28-Oct-17 WBA (Super), IBF, and IBO heavyweight
Win Wladimir Klitschko TKO 29-Apr-17 IBF heavyweight title; vacant WBA (Super) and IBO heavyweight
Win Éric Molina TKO 10-Dec-16 IBF heavyweight
Win Dominic Breazeale TKO 25-Jun-16 IBF heavyweight
Win Charles Martin KO 9-Apr-16 IBF heavyweight
Win Dillian Whyte TKO 12-Dec-15 WBC International and Commonwealth heavyweight; vacant British heavyweight
Win Gary Cornish TKO 12-Sep-15 WBC International heavyweight; vacant Commonwealth heavyweight
Win Kevin Johnson TKO 30-May-15 WBC International heavyweight
Win Denis Bakhtov TKO 11-Oct-14 vacant WBC International heavyweight

Anthony Joshua’s Top 10 KO’s

FAQ about Anthony Joshua:

What is Anthony Joshua’s Net Worth in 2023?

Anthony Joshua’s net worth is $80 million in 2023.

Is He Married?

No. He is currently single.

How Tall is Joshua?

Anthony Joshua is 6 ft 6 in (198 cm) tall.

How Old is Joshua?

The boxing star is 32 years old.

 

Abdullah Al Hasan writes about various players, especially about their Biography. He is a freelance content writer and a full-time blogger by profession. He also writes on Surprise Sports regularly.

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