Who is Adrien Broner and what is his net worth 2018? Adrien Broner is a professional boxer who has won the weight world championships four times in his career. He won the WBO junior lightweight championship in 2011 – 2012. He has also won the WBC lightweight championship, WBA welterweight championship, and WBA light welterweight championship. He has been ranked as the 5th best active boxer by the Ring magazine in 2012. Transnational Boxing Rankings Board ranked him at #4 as the best light welterweight in 2017. Broner has also appeared in three documentaries in his career. In his career, he has won over several top boxers.
Adrien Jerome Broner was born on July 28, 1989. He started boxing when he was six years old. He was raised in Cincinnati in Ohio and claimed that boxing saved him by living on the streets. He turned as a professional boxer in May 2008. In his debut professional matchups, Broner recorded consecutive knockouts against Ramon Flores, David Warren Huffman, and Allante Davis. He then went on to defeat Terrance Jett in the sixth round at MGM Grand in Las Vegas.
In March 2009, he defeated Eric Ricker in a unanimous decision. He then went on to defeat Angel Rodriguez. This was followed by a victory over Fernando Quintero. In June 2009, Broner had a sixth-round knockout against William Kickett of Australia in Staples Center. This was followed by a victory over Henry White Jr. A month later he defeated Tommy Atencio. Following this, he defeated Roberto Acevedo.
Adrien Broner has been married to his fiancée Arie Nicole. It has been reported that they have children and are raising three other children.
In 2010, after turning pro for two years, Adrien Broner went on to defeat Ilido Julio, Guillermo Sanchez, Carlos Claudio, and Rafael Lora. In March 2011, he had a controversial unanimous victory over Daniel Ponce de León. In November 2011, he defeated Vicente Martin Rodriguez and won the title of WBO Super Featherweight. He successfully defended his titles against Eloy Perez in February 2012.
In July 2012, he defeated Vicente Escobedo in Cincinnati. In November 2012, he had a tough match victory against Antonio DeMarco for the WBC Lightweight championship. The match was telecasted on HBO from Atlantic City. He then defeated Gavin Rees to defend his title in February 2016. Adrien Broner then moved to Welterweight division. He defeated reigning WBA Welterweight Champion Paulie Malignaggi and captured the title. In his first title defense, he had a victory over Marcos Maidana.
He then shifted to Light Welterweight division and went on to secure a victory over Karim Mayfield. In June 2015, he lost to Shawn Porter in a unanimous decision. He again 2015, he defeated Khabib Allakhverdiev to win the WBA Light Welterweight Championship. In April 2016, Broner had a victory over Ashley Theophane. In July 2017, he lost to Mikey Garcia.
Transnational Boxing Rankings Board has ranked Adrien Broner at the fourth place in the world’s best welterweight in 2017. BoxRec placed him as the 9th best welterweight in the world in 2017. From 2011-12, he was the WBO junior lightweight champion. He held the WBC lightweight title from 2012-13. In 2014, he won the WBA welterweight championship. In 2015, he won the title of WBA light welterweight.
Adrien Broner Net Worth
Adrien Broner turned into a professional boxer at the age of 18. He had many successful matches against many former champions. Adrien Broner’s net worth is an estimated $3.5 million. In his professional matches, Broner has competed in 37 matches and has won 33 times and losing thrice. He has secured 24 knockout victories in his career.
Apart from that, he has also appeared in three documentaries. He has had 27 continuous match winning streaks. Apart from the United States, he has also boxed in Mexico. In June 2011, he defeated Jason Litzau in Mexico Arena, Guadalajara, Mexico. His match with Eric Ricker in December 2008, ended in a no result.
In April 2017, Adrien Broner was arrested for failing to appear in the court regarding his previous arrest of 2014. He has posted captions and images about hinting suicide on his Instagram page in 2016.