Gennady Golovkin Bio
Facts of Gennady Golovkin
|Age:||36 years 9 months|
|Birth Date:||April 08, 1982|
|Birth Place:||Karaganda, Kazakhstan|
|Father's Name:||Gennady Golovkin|
|Mother's Name:||Elizaveta Golovkin|
|Profession:||Kazakhstani professional boxer|
|Height:||5 feet 10 inches (1.79m)|
|Net Worth:||$ 6 million|
|Ethnicity:||Mixed (Russian, Korean)|
|Hair Color:||Dark Brown|
|Eye Color:||Dark Brown|
Relationship Statistics of Gennady Golovkin
|What is Gennady Golovkin marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):||Married|
|When did Gennady Golovkin get married ? (married date):||July 07, 2007|
|How many children does Gennady Golovkin have ? (name):||Two|
|Is Gennady Golovkin having any relationship affair ?:||No|
|Is Gennady Golovkin gay ?:||No|
|Who is Gennady Golovkin wife ? (name):|
More about the relationship
Gennady Golovkin is a married man. He is married to Alina Golovkina. The pair tied their knot on July 7, 2007. They have a son, Vadim Golovkina from this marriage. More recently, they also welcomed a daughter. The marriage is going strong as there is no news regarding any extramarital affairs at present.
Who is Gennady Golovkin?
Gennady Golovkin is a Kazakhstani professional boxer. Currently, he holds the titles including unified WBA (Super), WBC, IBF, and IBO middleweight titles. Additionally, he is also ranked as the world’s best active boxer, pound for pound at present.
Gennady Golovkin’s Early Life, Childhood, and Education
Golovkin was born in Karaganda, Kazakhstan on April 8, 1982, to parents Gennady and Elizaveta. His father was a Russian coal miner. He became interested in the world of boxing since his childhood years. He is of Kazakh nationality. Furthermore, he belongs to Russian and Korean ethnic background. He has three brothers, two elder named Sergey and Vadim and a twin, Max.
Talking about his education, Golovkin earned a scholarship with Olympic Solidarity program in November 2002.
Gennady Golovkin’s Career, Salary and Net Worth
Golovkin earned a gold medal at 2003 ‘World Amateur Boxing Championships’. Later, he also won the gold medal beating Christopher Camat at the 2004 ‘Asian Amateur Boxing Championships’. He won his first major world championship on August 14, 2010.
In the United States, Golovkin has fought with Proksa, Rosado, Ishida, Macklin, Stevens, Adama, Geale, Rubio, Murray, Monroe Jr., Lemieux, Wade, Álvarez negotiations, Brook, Jacobs, Álvarez, TBA. Additionally, he was named as Fighter of the Year by The Ring magazine in 2013. He has a knockout percentage (89.8) which is the highest in the history of middleweight championship.
Golovkin has not revealed his current salary. However, he has an estimated net worth of around $ 6 million at present.
Gennady Golovkin’s Rumors and Controversy
Several matches that Golovkin has played in have attracted numerous controversies along his way. Similarly, his rivalry with Saul “Canelo” Alvarez has also been tabloid headlines over the years. At present, there are no rumors concerning his life and career.
Gennady Golovkin’s Body Measurements
Talking about his body measurement, Golovkin has a height of 1.79 m. Additionally, he weighs around 72 kg. Furthermore, his hair color and eye color is dark brown.
Social Media Profile
Golovkin is active over the social media. He has a huge number of followers on social networking sites such as Facebook, Twitter as well as Instagram. He has more than 558k followers on Twitter. In addition, he has more than 3.4M followers on Instagram. Similarly, his Facebook page has more than 809.2k followers.
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