Dillian Whyte Biography, Age, Height, Parents, Wife, Children, Net Worth – Dillian Whyte is a British professional boxer who has formerly competed as a kickboxer and mixed martial artist.
|Date of Birth:||11 April 1988|
|Net Worth:||$12 million|
Dillian Whyte Biography
The player was born on April 11, 1988 in Port Antonio, Portland, Jamaica. He lives in Brixton, London, England. His zodiac sign is Aries.
He previously worked as a kick boxer and mixed martial arts artist. From March 2021 he held the interim WBC heavyweight title, previously with the title from 2019 to 2020. At the regional level, he held several heavyweight titles, including the British title from 2016 to 2017.
Since October 2021, he has been the fifth-best active heavyweight in the world according to The Ring magazine and the fourth-best active heavyweight according to the Transnational Boxing Rankings Board and BoxRec. Since 2016, it has been ranked among the top 10 BoxRec heavyweights, reaching its career-high of 1.2 at the end of August 2021. Its knockout-to-win percentage is 68%.
From March 2021 he held the interim WBC heavyweight title, previously with the title from 2019 to 2020. At the regional level, he held several heavyweight titles, including the British title from 2016 to 2017. Since October 2021, he has been the fifth-best active heavyweight in the world according to The Ring magazine and the fourth-best active heavyweight according to the Transnational Boxing Rankings Board and BoxRec.
Dillian Whyte Age
He is 35 years of age.
Dillian Whyte Height
The player has a height of 1.93 meters. His weight is 103 kg.
Dillian Whyte Parents
Jerroleen Roberts and Patrick Whyte are his parents.
He lived with his father until he was 12 years old. His father's professional details are still not updated anywhere on the internet.
At the age of 12, he moved to his mother's in England. His mother is an NHS nurse.
“My mum's a nurse. I tried to get her to stop this time but her mindset is ‘I'm old and there's a lot of old people not being reached or not having the service they need. I'm very proud of her for being brave and doing that.”
Dillian Whyte Siblings
Dillian has two sisters as well namely; Debblean Moyo and Jerroleen Roberts and a brother known as Dean Whyte.
Dillian Whyte Nationality
He is a British
Dillian Whyte Career
Whyte defeated Anthony Joshua by unanimous decision over three rounds in his first amateur fight in 2009. On May 13, 2011, Whyte made his professional debut. He defeated Tayar Mehmed in the fourth round by points decision (PTS).
Whyte challenged former British heavyweight champion, Mike Holden, to a six-round fight on September 15, 2012. Holden was knocked down once in the second round and twice in the third, prompting referee Jeff Hinds to call the bout off.
Whyte was banned from boxing due to drug abuse in 2015. He was cleared to return to the ring in October 2014. Whyte won another TKO, this time in three rounds over heavyweight hopeful Kamil Sokolowski at City Hall. He declared in September 2015 that he will face former adversary Anthony Joshua for the vacant British heavyweight belt. Whyte was beaten by Joshua in the bout.
He was set to defend his World Boxing Council interim championship against Alexander Povetkin. Whyte was knocked out in the fifth round, losing his WBC interim championship as well as the mandatory spot for Tyson Fury's WBC crown.
Whyte was a professional kickboxer who won the BIKMA super-heavyweight British championship twice, making him a two-time British heavyweight kickboxing champion.
Dillian Whyte Wife
Dillian Whyte is not married. He is in a relationship with Carolina Pasquali. Her girlfriend is a fitness freak and social media personality. She promotes her paintings on her Instagram. He became the father of a son at the age of 13 years. He has two sons and one daughter. His children's names are not known.
Dillian Whyte Children
They have three children in their family, 2 sons, and a daughter.
Dillian Whyte Net Worth
In 2023, Dillian Whyte has an estimated net worth to be about $12 million. Whyte makes the majority of his money outside of the ring, but he also has significant sponsorship deals.
The British fighter is currently sponsored by BoxRaw, VowNutrition, LuckyBlock, Fly, and others. He receives a yearly salary of 4 Million.