Artur Beterbiev

Artur Asilbekovich Beterbiev is a Russian-Canadian professional boxer. As of November 2021, he is recognized as the best active light-heavyweight by The Ring, the Transnational Boxing Rankings Board, and ESPN. Please read the full article to learn about his net worth, age, salary, wife, and height.

In 2002, Beterbiev made his amateur debut in boxing. In his amateur career, Beterbiev won a silver medal at the 2007 World Championships, gold at the 2009 World Championships, and gold at the 2006 and 2010 European Championships, all in the light-heavyweight division. He also reached the quarter-finals of the heavyweight bracket at the 2012 Olympics.

The boxer moved to Montreal in 2013 to pursue a professional career. He won his pro debut against Christian Cruz via a second-round TKO on July 8, 2013. Gaining confidence after his first 5 successful professional bouts, Beterbiev aimed for the vacant WBA-NABA Light Heavyweight title. He got the title after defeating Travoris Cloud with a 2nd round KO.

Next match, he not only retained his newfound title but got the IBF North America and WBO-NABO Light Heavyweight title following a winning match against Jeff Page Jr. The Russian boxer then defended his WABA-NABA title till 2019. In October of the same year, He won the WBC Light Heavyweight title.

The boxer is currently preparing to face the Beast from the East, Joe Smith Jr. coming 18 June. He will defend his WBC and IBF light-heavyweight titles in the upcoming bout while setting his sight on his opponent’s WBO Light Heavyweight title. This 37-year-old boxer is mainly known for his exceptional punching power, having won all of his professional fights by knockout or stoppage.

Artur Beterbiev Personal Information:

Full Name Artur Asilbekovich Beterbiev
Nickname Artur Beterbiev / King Artur
Stance Orthodox
Born 21 January 1985
Debut 08 June 2013
Height 5 ft 11 ½ in (182 cm)
Division Light Heavyweight
Age 37
Birthplace Khasavyurt, Russia
Residence Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Religion Muslim
Nationality Russian-Canadian
Net Worth $4-6 Million (as of 2022)
Marital Status Married
Father name N/A
Mother name N/A
Salary N/A
Twitter Handle @ABeterbiev
Instagram Handle @arturbeterbiev


Artur Beterbiev was born on 21 January 1985 in Khasavyurt, Russia. He is currently 37 years old.


The boxer is 5 ft 11 ½ in (182 cm) tall.


Artur is known by his shortened nickname “Artur Beterbiev” among his fans and peers. But in 2015, before facing Alexander, he jokingly said, “If my opponent calls himself ‘Alexander the Great,’ I’ll be ‘King Artur.’” The media has often used that as his nickname since.

Artur Beterbiev’s Net Worth and Salary:

Beterbiev hasn’t revealed his net worth to the media. In his most recent bout against Marcus Browne, he was guaranteed a purse of $773,000. His total income was around $1.5 million, with PPV share from that match. We estimated his net worth would be $4-6 Million in 2022.


Currently residing in Montreal, Quebec, Artur is a married man. He is married to a Muslim lady, and they have four children. The boxer seldom shares information about his family life before the media.

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