American boxer Demetrius Andrade, nicknamed “Boo Boo,” has an impressive amateur career with national championships, Golden Gloves titles, a Pan American Games silver medal, and, surprisingly, a World Championship gold while overcoming early international struggles.
He translated his amateur success into a professional career highlighted by multiple world titles at light middleweight and middleweight.
What is Demetrius Andrade net worth?
According to Wealthypipo, The American professional boxer Demetrius Cesar Andrade has a net worth of $10 million. Known for his achievements in the ring, Andrade has held multiple world championships in two weight classes: light middleweight and middleweight.
|Demetrius Cesar Andrade
|February 26, 1988
|35 years old
|Place of Birth
|Providence, Rhode Island, USA
Who is he?
Demetrius Andrade, a Providence native of Cape Verdean descent, began his boxing journey at the age of 6, quickly earning the nickname “Boo Boo.” His boxing prowess garnered local recognition, making him a household name across the United States.
When is Demetrius Andrade birthday?
Demetrius was born on February 26, 1988. He is currently 35 years old.
Andrade’s boxing career transitioned from an exceptional amateur stint to a successful professional journey. He won the United States Amateur Boxing Championship in 2005 and repeated the feat in 2006, also claiming the National Golden
Gloves in the same year. Despite initial struggles at the international level, Andrade clinched a silver medal at the 2007 Pan American Games and secured gold at the 2007 World Amateur Boxing Championships.
In 2008, Andrade represented the USA at the Beijing Olympics, showcasing his skill but falling short of winning a gold medal. This marked the end of his remarkable amateur career as he decided to turn professional, debuting in October 2008 with a victory over Patrick Cape.
Andrade’s professional journey saw continued success, with notable victories over opponents like Eric Marriott, Tom Joseph, and Arnulfo Javier Romero. His undefeated streak included impressive wins, either by knockout or unanimous decision.
What Is he famous for?
In the summer of 2013, Andrade faced Armenian contender Vanes Martirosyan for the vacant WBO light middleweight title. Despite a knockdown in the first round, Andrade controlled the fight with his jab and quickness, securing a split-decision victory to claim the title.
In 2014, he successfully defended his title against British boxer Brian Rose with a dominating performance, showcasing his skills and strategic prowess in the ring.
Demetrius Andrade’s father is Paul Andrade.
How tall is Demetrius Andrade?
Demetrius stands at a height of 1.85 meters.
In December 2018, Andrade faced legal trouble when he was arrested for carrying a Glock 19 pistol without a permit. Despite claiming it was for his ‘fame and wealth,’ Andrade was released on bail the same day.