Amir Iqbal Khan is a professional boxer. This British boxer has competed within years 2005 to 2022. He has also scored championships of unified light welterweight between the years 2009 to 2012. He has also bagged different titles including WBA, IBF titles. from 2007 to 2008, he has held commonwealth lightweight title at a regional level. In the year 2014 to 2016, he also scored the title of WBC Silver welterweight.
Amir Khan Biography and Net Worth
|Net worth||$40 Million|
|Full Name||Amir Iqbal Khan|
|Birth Date||Dec 8, 1986|
|Birth Place||Bolton, Greater, Manchester, England|
Khan started his boxing career around the age of 11 years. During this time, he grabbed different titles including three junior ABA titles, three English school titles. he won a gold medal during junior Olympics in 2003. In the year 2004, at the European Student Championships held at Lithuania, Khn won gold medal. One fo his most famous early career fights was against Victor Ortiz. Khan was able to defeat him at second round.
During the start of Amir Khan’s career, he bagged a silver medal in lightweight category during 2004 Olympics. He scored this achievement when he was only 17 years old, this made him Britain’s youngest boxer to win medal during Olympics. He was also named ESPN prospect during the year 2007. Later at the age of 22, Khan became one of the Britain’s youngest member of professional world champions, where he won the title of WBA.
Khan began his professional boxing career in the year 2008 after defeating Martin Kristjansen while competing for the title of Commonwealth Lightweight. Amir Iqbal Khan started working with a new trainer, Forge Rubio, but both did not get along. After some time, Khan started working with another trainer Freddie Roach and they both worked together afterwards.
Other than boxing, Amir Khan has studied philanthropology and also has his own charity organization, known as Amir Khan Foundation. He is also a sponsor and promoter of Khan Promotions. Apart from this, Khan is also a co-owner of India’s Super Boxing League and Super Fight League. Khan has also participated in various reality TV shows and game shows.
Amir Khan Wife
Amir Khan is married to Faryal Makhdoom. She is a 30 years old American-Pakistani model, content creator, youtuber, influencer and entrepreneur who belongs to New York, United States. They have been married for about 13 years. There are many rumors about their split up but nothing is confirmed yet.
Amir Khan Net Worth
British professional boxer, Amir Khan has a total net worth of about $40 billion dollars. He is also considered as the highest paid boxers. He is able to earn around tens of millions from a single fight after Pay Per View and other sources are taken into account.
Amir Khan Height and Weight
|Height||5 ft 9 in|