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Full NameDeontay Leshun Wilder
First NameDeontay
Middle NameLeshun
Last NameWilder
ProfessionBoxer
EthnicityBlack
Birth CityTuscaloosa
Birth CountryAlabama
Gender IdentityMale
Sexual OrientationStraight
HoroscopeLibra
Marital StatusMarried
SpouseJessica Scales-Wilder
No Of Children4
SibilingsMarsellos Wilder
EducationShelton State Community College, Central High School (Tuscaloosa, Alabama)
Height200 cm
Twitter Profile
Insta Profile
Date of BirthOctober 22,1988
Age31 years

One of the prominent figures in professional boxing, Deontay Wilder has been the WBC Heavy Weight title holder since 2015. The American boxer started boxing in October 2005, later making professional debut in 2008.       

Till date, the undisputed champion Wilder records 40 wins and 1 draw in the overall 41 matches. With over 10 years of professional career, Deontay owns the net worth of $25 million, credited via his bout wins. Check details on Deontay Wilder's net worth, earnings, income source, properties & expenses.    

Deontay Wilder’s Net Worth is $25 Million: Income Sources, Earnings, Salary, & Bout Wins

Ever since making his professional debut on November 15, 2008, at the age of 23, Deontay never lost a match and has made 39 K.O.s With each and every bout.

As of March 2019, Deontay Wilder owns the net worth of $25 million while his fortune back in April 2017 was $16 million.

Well, the major source of his income is the boxing career. As a matter of fact, the boxer’s total career earnings till date is recorded over $30 million; with only 10 bouts from 2015 to 2018, Deontay Wilder made around $17 million

Bouts Wins & Prize Money:

DateOpponentVenueEarnings
January 17, 2015Bermane StiverneMGM Grand Garden Arena, Paradise, Neveda$1 million
June 13, 2015Erick MolinaBartow Arena, Birmingham, Alabama$1.4 million
September 26, 2015Johann Duhaupas

 

Legacy Arena, Birmingham, Alabama

$1.4 million
January 16, 2016

 

Artur Szpilka

 

Barclays Center, New York City, New York

$1.5 million
July 16, 2016Chris ArreolaLegacy Arena, Birmingham$1.4 million
February 25, 2017Gerald WashingtonLegacy Arena, Birmingham$900,000
November 24, 2017Bermane StiverneBarclays Center, New York City, New York$1.4 million
March 3, 2018Luis OrtizBarclays Center, New York City, New York$2.1 million

Interesting Fact: Back in 2017, Andrey Ryabinsky and Deontay were set to a fight seeking 70-30 split; Wilder to earn $4,504,500 while Ryabinsky would earn $7.15 million.

However, on May 14, 2017, a week before a bout, Andrey tested positive for meldonium and was ban from the fight. Then, on February 14, 2017, Wilder won $7 million plus legal fees after taxes, for the cancellation of the fight.

First Ever Draw Opponent Tyson Fury: Deontay Made $14 From The Fight, The Highest Ever By a Boxer

For the first time in Deontay Wilder’s 10-years of fighting career, he went for the draw, against Tyson Fury.

The fight held on December 21, 2018, in Staples Center, Los Angeles, California, the U.S. made approximately 325,000 pay-per-view buys on Showtime, eventually grossing $24 million.

Even if, at first, Wilder and Fury were claimed to make $4 million and $3 million respectively, later it was revealed that Deontay could bag $14 million (£10.94 million) and Fury’s revenue to be $10.25 million (£8 million).

Deontay Wilder’s New Deal

Wilder’s new multi-fight deal with Dominic Breazeale on May 18, 2019, proved to be the $100 million snubbing deal.

As reported, Deontay was offered the whopping $100 million fight-deal with Anthony Joshua over the fight with Breazeale. Though, the current WBC Heavy Weight Champion kicked-out the proposal, as per Anthony Joshua’s US broadcaster DAZN.

Endorsement & Instagram Earnings

Currently, Deontay Wilder endorses boohoo Man, a men’s wear and JMG magazine. Though, his endorsement payroll and further detail are yet to be out.

For a fact, the highest paid boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. makes $10 million only from endorsements.

Well, Wilder is an active Instagram user with over 1.7 million followers (as of March 2019). His payment per sponsored post ranges from $3,408 - $5,680.

Assets, Insurance & Expenses, Charity

Wilder owns multi-million dollars worth house in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, the USA. The house featuring a swimming pool also adds on the luxury display with jaw-dropping car collection.

His car collection includes convertible Rolls Royce, Mercedes, and Lamborghini with Gator-Skin design (worth $550K). Also, cars like Ford, Hummer, Chevrolet, Toyota and many more include his collection.

Seems Deontay expenses in cars is pretty good, in fact, pretty expensive that turns out to be totally worth around $1.5 million.

Besides this, his notable expenditure includes watches, gold chains & designer suits.

He is also involved in low-key charity works. 

Insurance

Well, Deontay makes a quite impressive image with his advice to opponents for life insurance before taking him on face-to-face, however, he seems hazy about his insurance detail.

But, it’s sure that the millionaire does have massive insurance including of his luxury cars. 

As reported, the average premium for Lamborghini falls in between $5424 and $7949 per year while Rolls Royce seeks out $5,138 a year.

Deontay Wilder Personal Details-Age, Height, Girlfriend, Relationship

American professional boxer Deontay Leshun Wilder was born on October 22, 1985, in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. His father’s name is Gary Wilder and mother is Deborah Wilder; also has a brother named Marsellos Wilder.    

Since 2015, Deontay is in the relationship with Telli Swift and is currently engaged. Moreover, they have a child together. Also, Wilder has daughter Naieya Wilder with ex-girlfriend Helen Duncan and 3 children with ex-wife Jessica Scales-Wilder.

As of March 2019, Deontay’s age is 33 and has a height of 6ft 7 inches (200.66cm). 

Why is Deontay Called The Bronze Bomber?

The WBC Heavy Weight Champion, won a bronze medal in the heavyweight division at the 2008 Olympics, thus gained nickname The Bronze Bomber.

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Updated On Thu Oct 24 2019 Published On Sun Mar 17 2019 By Chandra Rana Magar

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