Wladimir Klitscko Net Worth: $ 90 Million
What is Wladimir Klitschko net worth?
Wladimir Klitschko is a former Ukrainian professional boxer with an estimated net worth of $90 million. He ruled the boxing scene for ten years, earning him the champion of what is termed as the most boring era of heavyweight boxing.
Wladimir only had five losses during his long boxing career, two of which were from his last matches and a remarkable 64 wins.
He and his brother Vitali Klitschko made history as the only brothers with heavyweight champions.
He is considered one of the greatest heavyweight champions due to his powerful knockouts and amazing footwork.
Wladimir Klitschko Net worth: $90 Million
Full Name: Wladimir Klitschko
Date of birth: March 25, 1976
Birth Place: Semipalatinsk, Kazakhstan
Height: 6’5” – 1.98 meters
Profession: Professional boxer
• He earned $23 Million with the fight against Tyson in 2015.
• Vladimir remained unbeaten for a decade.
• He auctioned his Olympic gold medal in charity for $1 Million.
• He lost his last two matches and officially retired in 2017.
• He ended his boxing career with 64 wins in 69 fights.
Wladimir Klitschko was born on March 25, 1976, in Semipalatinsk, Kazakhstan, then under the Soviet Union.
He is the son of Vladimir Rodionovich Klitschko and Nadezhda. He was born into a military family, which influenced his career path. His father was a major general in the Soviet Air Force and had many important duties under his role, such as the cleanup of the Chernobyl disaster in 1986.
Due to radiation exposure, his father was later diagnosed with cancer. Wladimir Klitschko was raised alongside his elder brother, a successful professional boxer.
Vladimir began his career in the late 1980s with the Brovary Olympic Reserve School. In 1993 he won the Junior European Championship heavyweight category.
Later on, in the next year, he became second in the Junior World Championship. He was guided into professional boxing by professional trainer Fritz Sdunek.
He exhibited remarkable results in the next years and arrived on the world stage in the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta. He demonstrated his remarkable skills and power in this competition by winning a gold medal in the Super Heavy-Weight category.
He began his professional career in Ukraine, where he suffered his loss against Ross Puritty.
His first professional victory was in 2000 in the world heavyweight championship against Chris Byrd. He continued to defend his title against boxers like Charles Shufford and Derrick Jefferson. In 2006 he won the IBF heavyweight title after defeating Chris Byrd.
Wladimir made headlines in 2009 when he announced his relationship with America’s famous actor Hayden Panettiere.
Over the next couple of years, Panettiere attended most of Wladimir matches. They, however, split in 2011 but later on reconciled in 2013.
The couple welcomed their firstborn Kaya Evdokia Klitschko in 2014. Wladimir and Hayden split for the second time in 2018 and are still apart to date.
Although according to the family, they remain on good terms, and both are involved in raising their child.
• Wladimir earns an estimated salary of $9 Million per year.
• He auctioned his 1996 gold medal for $ 1 Million.
• He has earned his wealth from endorsement deals, promotions, boxing and investments.
Wladimir owns a 4937 square foot house estimated at $1.65 Million.
Frequently Asked Questions
1. How tall is Wladimir Klitschko?
His height is 1.98 meters or 6 ft. 6 inches
2. Who is Wladimir Klitschko?
He is a former Ukrainian professional boxer.
3. Where does Wladimir Klitschko live?
Wladimir lives in Kyiv.
4. Who is Wladimir Klitschko married to?
Currently, Wladimir is not married.
5. How much is Klitschko worth?
Currently he is worth $ 90 Million.
6. Will Wladimir Klitschko fight again?
Wladimir retired from boxing in 2017.
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