Dillian Whyte is a former kickboxing champion and a British professional boxer. Today, we will know about his age, net worth, salary, height, wife, and recent news.
Before coming to boxing, Whyte was a kickboxing champion. He is the winner of British heavyweight kickboxing two times. Whyte also claimed the BIKMA super-heavyweight British title. He also defeated Will Riva and claimed the WPKL British heavyweight title
Whyte’s amateur debut was in 2009, where he defeated Joshua by unanimous decision (UD) over three rounds. With 5 KOs, Whyte finished his amateur career with a 6-0 record. The player had his first professional debut in 2011. He defeated Tayar Mehmed in his debut match with a unanimous decision.
Whyte was banned from boxing in October 2012, as he was found guilty in a drug test. He returned to boxing in December 2014, where he defeated Kamil Sokolowski with TKO. In December 2015, Whyte was set to a matchup against Joshua. It was a revenge match for Joshua, and he was successful to take his revenge. Whyte was defeated in that match with KO.
Whyte fought against Ian Lewison in September 2016 for the vacant British heavyweight title. He was able to defeat Ian in the 10th round. Whyte was set to fight against another British fighter Derek Chisora a WBC title eliminator. Whyte defeated Helenius in a unanimous decision in 2017. In 2018, he had a rematch with Chisora, where he defeated him with TKO in the eleventh round. In May 2020, Whyte lost to Alexander Povetkin with TKO. Whyte has a record of 28-2 in his career, where 19 of them were from TKOs.
Dillian Whyte’s personal details:
|Nickname||The Body Snatcher|
|Age||33 years (As of 2022)|
|Birthdate||April 11, 1988|
|Birthplace||Port Antonio, Portland, Jamaica|
|Salary||£4 million annually|
|Net Worth||$7 million|
Dillian Whyte was born on April 11, 1988. He is 33 years of age.
Dillian Whyte’s Net Worth and Salary:
Whyte has a net worth of $1 million USD. His major source of income is professional boxing. He has a salary of $4 million in 2021. Actually, the salary of the boxers depends on the purse of the fights. Whyte has endorsements with many international companies. He is sponsored by the famous glove company Fly. He is also sponsored by BoxRaw. Whyte is also involved with many charitable organizations.
Whyte has a height of 1.93 meters. His weight is 103 kg.
Whyte has not announced his wife’s name in public, but he is married. They have 3 children in their family.
Whyte is called The Body Snatcher by his fans. He is a powerful and aggressive fighter, who loves to punch in the body. He said,
“The fans, they actually gave me the name ‘Body Snatcher’ because my name was different before the fans gave me. The name Dillian ‘Body Snatcher’ Whyte. Oh cool, I like it. I see it did make sense because I am an aggressive body puncher: You know I like to finish combinations on the body. One of the few heavyweights attack the body on a regular basis,”
Recent News About Dillian Whyte:
His recent fight of September 2021 was canceled against Otto Wallin for the WBC interim heavyweight title. Whyte is currently suffering from a soldier injury. His next fight will be against Tyson Fury in march. This is going to be one of the biggest fights of his career.