Adrien Broner is an American professional boxer who is known as one of the best light welterweight boxer active today. He has won several championships and has also appeared in documentaries. Broner has secured victories over many top boxers of the world. He started to practice boxing at a very young age and turned professional when he was 18. He has boxed both in lightweight and welterweight divisions. Here is a quick summary of Adrien Broner’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
Adrien Jerome Broner is the son of Thomas Knight and Dorothy Broner. He was born in Cincinnati, Ohio on July 28, 1989. He grew up in Cincinnati.
At six, Broner began to practice boxing. In 2016, he posted images on Instagram regarding his decision to commit suicide. The images were supported with captions.
According to reports, Adrien Broner is married to Arie Nicole. There are also reports that the couple has got children and is also raising other children.
Broner was held by the police in 2014. For his failure to report to the court in 2014, the boxer was arrested in April 2017.
After turning pro in 2008, Adrien Broner scored a knockout against Allante Davis. In 2008, he defeated Terrance Jet in Las Vegas’s MGM Grand. A year later, he secured a victory over Angel Rodriguez. In June 2009, he secured a victory over William Kickett from Australia. In 2010, he defeated boxers like Carlos Claudio, Ildo Julio, Rafael Lora, and Guillermo Sanchez.
In 2011, Broner boxed against Daniel Ponce de León who was the Bantamweight champion. He then boxed in ‘Boxing After Dark’ on HBO, his opponent was Jason Litzau. He was victorious against Vicente Martin Rodriguez in November 2011. The win also gave him the title of WBO Super Featherweight World.
He successfully defended his title against Eloy Perez. In 2012, he moved into the lightweight division and went on to face Antonio DeMarco. He won the match and became the WBC Lightweight champion.
Broner moved to the welterweight division and defeated Paulie Malignaggi in front of a huge crowd. As a welterweight champion, he went on to face Marcos Maidana. He left the match and was booed by the spectators. In 2014, he won against Emmanuel Taylor.
In 2015, he won the WBA light welterweight championship by defeating Khabib Allakhverdiev. He defended the title against Ashley Theophane in 2016. It has been announced that Broner will be fighting Omar Figueroa Jr. in April 2018.
Awards & Achievements
In 2017, Adrien Broner was placed at No. 4 in the best welterweight in the world by Transnational Boxing. In the same year, he was ranked as the ninth best in the world by BoxRec. In 2012, he was ranked as the fifth best active boxer in the world by the Ring Magazine. Additionally, Broner has won the titles of WBO junior lightweight, WBC lightweight, WBA welterweight, and WBA light welterweight.
Net Worth of Adrien Broner
Adrien Broner’s net worth is more than $3 million. The boxer credits this fortune to the success he had in the ring. He has emerged victorious 33 times by losing only three times. During his match with Paulie Malignaggi, he pocketed $1.5 million. He also received $1.25 million from his match against Molina. Against a match with Adrian Granados, Broner was able to make $1 million. In 2017, he won one million dollars by fighting against Mikey Garcia.
Adrien Broner is one of the most successful boxers in the world. The boxer has got many fans across the world and is very active on social media. His success made him appear in three documentaries including ‘A Day in the Life’ in 2013. By being still active in his career, the boxer continues to make money and also to have many followers.