Joe Calzaghe Net Worth – Man known in the boxing world, Joe Calzaghe is known to have an impressive sum of net worth that ranges about $21 million. He is acknowledged as a former world-class boxing champion who is even inclined toward acting career. He is even known by different nicknames such as “The Italian Dragon”, “Super Joe” and “The Pride of Wales”.
How Rich is Joe Calzaghe ?
Total Net Worth :- $ 21 million (in 2016 as per Forbes)
Salary :- Exact figure is not available.
Date Of Birth : March 23, 1972
Joe Calzaghe Height : 5.11 feet or 1.80 m
Weight : 79 Kg or 175 lb
Spouse : Joe Calzaghe was marry with Mandy M. Davies but now he is single
He is native of Hammersmith mapped under London of UK and was born in the family of Sardinian father named Enzo Calzaghe and Jackie’s who is a welsh mother. Later, after tenure of 2 years, he migrated to Wales and started spending rest of his life in Newbridge location of South Wale, where he even has a house. He was previously known as Joseph William Calzaghe and was married to Mandy Davies. But, they got divorced due to incompatibility between them.
He became passionate about boxing at a tender age of 9 and made professional debut in the year 1993. He came in limelight in 1997, when he made serious attempts to defeat Chris Eubank to win the belt of WBO Super Middleweight that he had won for approximately 21 times in his career. Later in 2006, he defeated Jeff Lacy to sustain his WBO belt and even win titles of IBF as well as “The Ring” Super Middleweight. Next year, it was followed another undisputed success against Mikkel Kessler to become the champion of Super WBA & WBC middleweight belt. In 2008, he again won a disputed decision against Bernard Hopkin to capture the title of “The Ring” offered in the Light Heavyweight championship. His last fight was against Roy Jones Jr. in the Madison Square Garden of 2008.
Later, in the following year 2009, he announced his retirement at a career record of 46 winning fight amongst which 32 by knockout, without any losses. He is acknowledged as 10th world champion to retire without any defeat in the professional history. He was awarded with the freedom of Caerphilly in 2009, in his hometown in front of entire family. He was even inducted as a winner of title “young boxer of the year award” in the year 1995.
Real Estate’s Investments:
Besides having a house in NewBrigde, he has even invested in Chelsea as well as Barbados. He is known to have a flat at Flamingo beach of $233,000 as well as Royal Westmoreland estate that is worth of $1.7 million and another 1BHK flat at Venezuela’s Margarita Island.