Andy Ruiz Jr. Biography


Andy Ruiz Jr. is a Mexican-American boxer who is well known for challenging for the WBO heavyweight title in 2016. He is married and a father of four.

Relationship Facts of Andy Ruiz Jr.

  • Andy Ruiz Jr. is married to hiswife.
  • He is father of Four(Andy Ruiz III,Bella Ruiz,Beverly Ruiz, and Richie Ruiz).
  • Andy Ruiz Jr. is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • His sexual orientation is straight.

What is the relationship of Andy Ruiz Jr.?

Andy Ruiz Jr. is a married person. He is married to his longtime girlfriend but he has not revealed much about his relationship but it is known that he is happy with his wife.

He is the father of four children: older daughter is named Bella Ruiz, the older son is named Andy Ruiz III, the younger son is named Richie Ruiz and his youngest child is named Beverly Ruiz.

Who is Andy Ruiz Jr.?

Andy Ruiz Jr. is a Mexican-American boxer who is well known for challenging for the WBO heavyweight title in 2016. He is the first boxer of Mexican heritage to become a world heavyweight champion.

Andy Ruiz Jr.: Age(32), Parents, Siblings, Family

He was born on September 11, 1989, in Imperial Valley, California, USA. His birth name is Andrés Ponce Ruiz Jr. and he is currently 32 years old. He was born to father Andres Ruiz but his mother’s name is unknown.

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Caption: Andy Ruiz Jr. with his son (Source: Players Wiki)

His parents had immigrated to the US from Mexico and his father worked as a construction worker and later started his own business flipping houses. He was noted by his father and this motivated him to become a full-time boxer. In addition, he has three sisters.

Andy holds American and Mexican citizenship but their ethnicity is unknown.

Andy Ruiz Jr.: Education, School/College University

He has not disclosed any information regarding the educational institution names he attended.

Andy Ruiz Jr.: Professional Life and Career

He represented Mexico in two games at the 2008 Beijing Olympics Games Qualification tournaments but lost to Cuba’s Robert Alfonso and Colombia’s Oscar Rivas.

At the age of 19, he began his professional career and his debut match was at the Plaza de Toros in Tijuana, Baja California on March 28, 2009, against Miguel Ramirez. Ans he won the fight with the first-round Knock-Out.

Later, he played against Ross Brantley, Raymond Lopez, Francisco Diaz, Kelsey Arnold,  Juan Luis Lopez Alcaraz, Luke Vaughn, Miles Kelly, Angel Herrera, Villi Bloomfield, Elijah McCall, and many more.

Likewise, he defeated Joe hanks in 2013 and won the WBO Inter-Continental heavyweight. Recently, he has fought with Joseph Parker in December 2016, Ray Austin in May 2016, Devin Vargas in 2018, and Alexander Dimitrenko in 2019. On June 1, 2019, he defeated the unbeaten Anthony Joshua.

Andy Ruiz Jr.: Awards, Nominations

He won World Ringside Heavyweight Championship and two Mexican National Junior Olympics gold medals.

Andy Ruiz Jr.: Net Worth($10 M), Income, Salary

He has an estimated net worth of around $10 million as of 2022, and he has earned that sum of money from his professional career.

Talking about his salary, in the game against Anthony Joshua, he made £5.36 million ($6.774 million), against Devin Vargas, he made £382,000 ($ 482,000), and against Joseph Parker, he made £770,000 ($ 973,000).

Andy Ruiz Jr.: Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

Andy has been successful in keeping himself far from rumors and controversies in his personal and professional life.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size

Andy has brown eyes and black hair. He stands a height of 6 ft. 2 inches and he weighs 116 kg. But, other information regarding his shoe size, dress size, etc. are not available.

Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc.

He has around 983k followers on Instagram, about 1.7k followers on Twitter, and around 6.7k followers on Facebook.

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