Arnold Barboza Jr. is an American professional boxer. He competes in the Light Welterweight division. According to The Ring, he is the 7th best active light welterweight boxer worldwide, as of July 2022. Read this article to learn details on his career overview, net worth, salary, and other details.
Barboza started boxing in 2013. After one amateur bout, he shifted to a professional career on July 14 of the same year. His professional debut was in the welterweight class. The boxer faced Gustavo Lopez in his debut match at Chumash Casino Resort in California USA. He won the 6-round bout via unanimous decision. After that, he made a record of 18 undefeated constructive wins.
Barboza earned his first career title in 2018. In December, he faced Manuel Damairias Lopez in a 10-round fight. Winning the fight via unanimous decision, he earned the vacant WBC-NABF Junior Light Welterweight title. Following that, he defended his title twice. First against Mike Alvarado and then against William Silva. Fortunately, he won both the fights via Knock out.
In 2020, Barboza Jr. fought against Alex Saucedo at the MGM Grand Conference Center in Nevada US. Defeating Saucedo in a 10-round fight via unanimous decision, he earned the vacant WBO International Light Welterweight title. Following year, he faced Antonio Moran to defend his title and successfully did so. Barboza Jr. currently has a record of 26 wins and 0 losses. Among these 26, he won 10 fights via knockouts. He is going to face Danielito Zorrilla coming 15 July 2022.
Arnold Barboza Jr’s Net Worth and Salary
In 2023, Barboza’s net worth is $1 million. He earns around $400,000 per fight right now. Previously, Barboza fought Alex Saucedo to win the WBO International light welterweight title. He earned a guaranteed purse of $320,000 from the bout. Additionally, he earned 50% of the PPV share from the bout.
Arnold Barboza Jr. Personal Informations
|Full Name||Arnold Barboza Jr.|
|Born||December 9, 1991|
|Debut||June 14, 2013|
|Height||5 ft 9 in (175 cm)|
|Birthplace||Long Beach, California, USA|
|Residence||Los Angeles, California, USA|
|Net Worth||$1 million|
Arnold Barboza Jr. was born on December 9, 1991, in Long Beach, California. He is currently 30 years old.
The American boxer has a height of 5 ft 9 in (175 cm) and weighs 140 lbs (63.5 kg). He competes in the Super Lightweight / Light Welterweight class. Previously he completed in the Welterweight division.
Arnold Barboza Jr. does not have any additional in-ring nickname. He goes by his birth name, Arnold Barboza Jr. He is very popular among his fans and peers via his birth name.
Barboza Jr. is a married man. He hasn’t made any public statements regarding his marriage. Barboza Jr. and his wife already have two children. Julian is the name of his 7-year-old kid. And his three-year-old daughter’s name is Hailie. The fighter is extremely protective and reserved about his personal life and family.