Danny Garcia Bio


Relationship Statistics of Danny Garcia

What is Danny Garcia marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):In Relation
How many children does Danny Garcia have ? (name):One daughter (Philly)
Is Danny Garcia having any relationship affair ?: Yes
Is Danny Garcia gay ?: No

More about the relationship

Danny Garcia is in a relationship with his longtime girlfriend Erica Mendez. Erica is an aspiring entertainer. She went to college for music where she trained as an opera vocalist. Though not married they have a beautiful daughter named Philly from this relationship.

The couple is quite active on Instagram. They have a huge fan following on Twitter and Instagram. Past relationship of Danny is not yet made public and information regarding his previous girlfriends is not known to anyone.

Who is Danny Garcia?

Danny Garcia is an American boxer who has had several titles to his name including the ‘WBC welterweight’, unified ‘WBA’, ‘WBC’ among others. He has won the title two-weight world champion as well in WBA.

Danny Garcia: Birth Facts, Family, and Childhood

Born on 20 March 1988, in North Philadelphia, a professional boxer, Danny was introduced to the world of boxing at the early age of 10 by his father. His nationality is American and ethnicity is Caucasian.

Gracia father’s name is Ángel García and mother’s name is Maritza Garcia. His father took him to the Philadelphia’s Boxing Club for the first time and has been his primary boxing coach since the beginning.

He had started early in his career how he desired to become the “next great Puerto Rican fighter”. Carlos Ortiz was Garcia’s favorite boxing growing up and has admired many times Ortiz’s fight against Lenny Matthews which was held in Philadelphia.

Danny Garcia: Education History

There is no information on his educational background.

Danny Garcia: Professional Life and Career

Garcia started his career as a professional boxer on November 17, 2007, against Mike Denby. He had an easy debut victory at the Borgata Hotel Casino in Atlantic City. He has since then defeated numerous other boxers including Jesús Villareal, Marlo Córtez, Charles Wade, Guadalupe Díaz, Julio Gamboa, Dean Nash, Ashley Theophane (February 2010), Ashley Theophane, Nate Campbell, Kendall Holt before reaching to his world title contest.

Gracia had an impressive amateur career in which he went 107-13 and won the 2005 U.S. under-19 national championship and 2006 U.S. national amateur title. In WBC, Super Lightweight World Championship, he faced the Mexican legend, Erik Morales. He won this fight with a marginal difference with the score of 118–111, 117–110 and 116–112.

Later on, 14 July 2012, Garcia met Amir Khan who was ranked 3rd lightweight welterweight by ‘The Ring’. Garcia entered the ring to fight Khan with his WBC title on the line. Garcia had a technical knockout victory and thus had the WBA (Super) and vacant The Ring Light Welterweight titles to his name.

He won his later fights with Morales II, Judah, Matthysse, Herrera, Peterson, Malignaggi, Guerrero, Vargas, Thurman which has made him a crowd favorite in the boxing industry. He has had 33 fights to his name and has not yet been once defeated. His 19 wins have been by knockout and other 14 by decision. Gracia has one of the boxing’s best-left hooks and he doesn’t go down easily. He was nicknamed ‘Swift’ for his impressive talent in the ring. He was awarded the 2013 ‘Philadelphia Pro Athlete of the Year’ award by Philadelphia Sports Writers Association.

Danny Garcia: Salary and Net Worth

He has accumulated a net worth of‎ $ 1.5 million. But there is no information regarding his salary. However, seeing his performance in this field we can assume that he earns a good salary.

Danny Garcia: Rumors and Controversies

Danny Garcia has been involved in lots of rumors throughout his boxing career. On April of 2016, Kell Brook made his statement public about wanting Danny Garcia as his next opponent. He has also been kept on the list to fight by many other boxers including Adrien Broner. He was also rumored to fight with Floyd Mayweather.

His win over Mauricio Herrera was termed controversial by many reviewers. His win over Lamont Peterson was also controversial in the eyes of many of the viewers.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size

Danny Garcia has a good height of 5 feet 8 inches with body weight 66 kg. He has Black hair color and his eye color is green. There is no information about his shoe size.

Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter

Danny Garcia is active on Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook. He has around 207k followers on Twitter, more than 573k followers on Instagram, and more than 332k on Facebook.

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