Stephen Fulton Jr. is an American professional boxer. This unified Super Bantamweight fighter is one of the game’s best young fighters. This article contains details of his net worth, salary, age, height, wife, nickname, and recent news.
As one of four children, Fulton grew up in a tough neighborhood in Philadelphia. He became interested in boxing when he was 12, after his father came out of prison, and had his first fight at 13.
This rising star’s amateur boxing career began in 2009. With an impressive amateur record of 75-15, he turned pro in 2014. In his professional debut against the journeyman Issac Badger on October 14, 2014, he won by a second-round technical knockout.
In 2019, the “Cool Boy” snatched his first title, the IBO Super Bantamweight from Namibian boxer, Paulus Ambunda. He then went on to win the WBO Intercontinental Super Bantamweight and the WBO Super Bantamweight title within the next 2 years.
Last year November, Steph went against “Heartbreaker” Figueroa, to defend his title. Consequently, winning that fight earned him the WBC Super Bantamweight title too. He held over the two titles since.
It was revealed on March 6, 2022, that the orthodox boxer would make his first title defense as a unified champion against Daniel Roman. Roman was at the time the WBC mandatory super bantamweight title challenger, as well as the 1st ranked WBO Super Bantamweight contender.
Stephen Fulton Personal Information:
|Full Name||Stephen Fulton Jr.|
|Nickname||Cool Boy Steph|
|Born||17 July 1994|
|Debut||04 October 2014|
|Height||5 ft 6 1⁄2 in (169 cm)|
|Birthplace||Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA|
|Residence||Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA|
|Net Worth||$1 million|
|Father name||Stephen Fulton Sr.|
|Mother name||Commaleana Moore|
The 27 years old fighter was born on July 17th, 2004. He is the only boy among his parents’ four children.
“Cool Boy” titled Super Bantamweight champion is 5 ft 6 1⁄2 in (169 cm) tall.
Fulton Jr. uses the nickname “Cool Boy Steph” as his in-ring name. It is also used as his social media handle and merch brand name.
Currently single and unmarried, the boxer is fully dedicated to his passion, boxing. Fulton Jr. doesn’t post much about his private and family affairs online.
Stephen Fulton’s Net Worth and Salary:
The American boxer’s estimated net worth is over $1.5 million in 2022. In his most recent fight against Brandon Figueroa, Steph earned a guaranteed purse of $500,000. Also, his total payouts including PPV share were $1 million.
The boxer has his clothing merchandise brand and is the owner of the seafood restaurant, CBS Crabs located in Chester, PA.
Recent News About Stephen Fulton:
On Nov 27, 2021, The WBO Super Bantamweight holder faced off against previous WBC Super Bantamweight title holder, Brandon Figueroa. Fulton landed the cleaner, crisper punches against the oncoming storm of Figueroa in Saturday’s Showtime Boxing main event with judges giving him the slight nod by scores of 114-114, 116-112, and 116-112.
Stephen Fulton is ordered to defend his titles against former unified world champion Danny Roman on Sat, Jun 4, 2022. The bout held at The Armory, Minneapolis will be shown live starting at 9 PM ET /6 PM PT on Showtime.