Brian Castano is an Argentinian professional boxer. Castano holds the WBO light-middleweight title from 2021. The man has fought and defeated many legendary fighters. We will talk about Brian Castano’s net worth, wife, salary, height, age, and recent news.
Brian Castano started his boxing from an early age. His father was his biggest inspiration in the boxing world. Castano’s early career passed very successfully. He was one of the most notable armature fighters back then. He was the champion and gold medal winner of the South American Games.
Castano’s record before turning into a pro was imposing. He tallied a 181-5-5 record as an amateur. He defeated many great fighters back then, including today’s most fearsome boxers Errol Spence Jr, Esquiva Falcão, and others.
Castano took part in the 2009 world armature boxing championship and World Series of Boxing. Castano won two of his first bout in armature boxing, but he returned home defeated by Jack Culcay. But the world series boxing was a turning point for Castano. He recorded 3-0. Castano defeated Sergiy Derevyanchenko, the undefeated champion, before meeting with Castano in the series fight.
Brian Castano’s Professional Career:
Castano’s professional boxing match started in 2012. He started professionally right after next month, defeating Derevyanchenko. Castano’s first match was a tremendous success. He stepped into the ring against Alejandro Antonio Dominguez in his debut fight. Castano won the battle by technical knockout in round 4 at Luna Park.
After that, Castano was an undefeated champion. He defeated 8 of his opponents back to back, and 7 of the win came by knock-out. But unfortunately, he had to leave boxing for medical issues. He was sidelined after he was found with arrhythmia disease. That caused him to few days absent from boxing. After returning from the illness, he again continues his winning path. He came to the US and won four fights over the year.
In 2016 Castano defeated Emmanuel de Jesús for the WBO interim super welterweight. He won the bout at the end of round 6 with a body shot. He defended his title in 2019 against Erislandy Lara, the former world champion. It was a split draw. In the same year, WBO took away his belt cause he didn’t sign the deal for the rematch with Cédric Vitu. In 2021, Castano defeated Patrick Teixeira and took away his WBO light-middleweight belt.
Brian Castano Personal Information:
|Real Name||Brian Castano|
|Birth Date||12 September 1989|
|Age||32 (as of 2022)|
|Birth Place||Isidro Casanova|
|Height||5 ft 7+1⁄2 in (171 cm)|
|Net worth||$2 Million (as of 2022)|
Brain Castano was born on 12 September 1989 in Isidro Casanova. He is aged 32 years now as of 2022.
Brain Castano’s Net Worth and Salary:
Castano has earned quite a good amount of money from his boxing career. His primary source of income comes from boxing and endorsement. Castano’s estimated net worth is $2 million in 2022.
Brian took home $250,000 as his prize money in 2017 from his fight against Michel Soro. In 2019, Castano made $500,000 from his fight against Erislandy Lara and 45% of the PPV Share from the fight. The Argentine fighter primarily fights under the PPV Share contract in his matches. At the end of 2019, He made $250,000 from his game against Wale Omotoso.
In 2021, Brian made $400,000 from his match against Patrick Teixeira. He also earned 50% of the PPV Share from the match. Castano is set to face Jermell Charlo, and He has a minimum guaranteed amount of $500,000, while his opponent has $1 Million and 55% of the PPV share. Castano will be making millions in the future.
Castano’s height is 5 ft 7+1⁄2 in (171 cm).
Castano is married to Carolina Cotugno. He got married in 2021 after defeating Patrick Teixeira.
Recent News About Brian Castano:
Brain Castano is now set to play against the Jermell Charlo rematch. Their first match was a split draw, even though many people believe that Castano did enough to win the match. The rematch will take place on May 14.