Edgar Luis Berlanga Jr. is an American professional boxer. He is currently holding the title of WBO-NABO Super Middleweight champion. Here, you can learn detail about his net worth, salary, age, height, wife, and recent news.
Berlanga was born in 1997, in the Nuyorican community of Brooklyn. At a very early age of 7, he started boxing. He is a fan of Felix Trinidad since childhood. His amateur career debut was in 2012. He won his debut match with 3 pts. Berlanga’s amateur career lasted three years. Within that period, he gathered a record of 162-17.
Berlanga shifted to professional boxing in 2016. He won his debut match against Jorge Pedroza with a first-round KO on April 29. Since then, he amassed a record of 19-0, within which 16 wins came from first-round KO.
In his 17th pro bout, Berlanga’s consecutive first-round KO win came to an end. In the match against Demond Nicholson, he was taken on by his opponent for full 8 rounds. But in the end, he came out victorious by unanimous decision. With this, he equated with Young Otto’s consecutive 1st round KO win record.
On October 9, 2021, Berlanga won his first title WBO-NABO Super Middleweight title. He got the title by defeating Argentine boxer, Marcelo Coceres by unanimous decision. The boxer then faced Steve Rolls in his first title defense match on March 19, 2022. He successfully defended his title with a unanimous decision again. Coming June 11, the undefeated champion is instructed to defend his title once more, against Colombian pro, Roamer Alexis Angulo.
Edgar Berlanga Personal Informations:
|Full Name||Edger Luis Berlanga Jr.|
|Nickname||The Chosen One|
|Born||18 May 1997|
|Debut||29 April 2016|
|Height||6 ft 1 in (185 cm)|
|Birthplace||Brooklyn, New York, USA|
|Residence||New York, USA|
|Net Worth||$1 million|
|Father name||Edgar Berlanga Sr.|
Edgar was born on May 18, 1997. The boxer is only 25 years old in 2022.
The American Super Middleweight boxer has a height of 6 ft 1 in (185 cm).
Edgar Berlanga is popular for his nickname “The Chosen One”. His undefeated career with 17 constructive round 1 KO also earned him the nickname “The Puerto Rican Mike Tyson”.
Edgar Berlanga’s Net Worth and Salary:
Berlanga has a net worth of $1 million in 2023. He has earned most of it through his highly successful boxing career since his amateur days. He is sponsored by Anuel AA’s Real Hasta la Muerte, Inc.
Berlanga is currently unmarried but has a girlfriend. His girlfriend is a Mexican model Genesis Calderon. The social media personality runs her clothing brand “Chosen Clothing”. The pair have a son who was born in 2021.
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