Keith Thurman Biography
Keith Thurman is one of the popular and most loved celebrities on the TV screen whom we have been seeing daily. Some of you may also be the fan of him since a long period of time as well as we may also want to gain more information which is related to him. Some of us may also have been getting information regarding Thurman’s personal and professional life from various gossip pages, newspaper as well as magazines.
Thurman is an American professional boxing player who presently holds WBA Welterweight title. As of June 2016, Thurman is ranked as World’s Best Welterweight by RoxRec, 3rd Best by The Ring Magazine and 4th Best by Transnational Boxing Rankings Board. The BoxRec has also ranked Keith Thurman as World’s 5th Best Boxer pound for pound.
Now let us get more familiar with the biography of Thurman that has been accessed from different sources. Keith Thurman is born on 23rd November of the year 1988. He is the native of Clearwater, Florida, United States of America. His father is African American whereas his mother is European-American. Keith’s first amateur fight was in 1997.
He got trained by late Benjamin Getty who has worked with Sugar Ray Leonard. At present, he is getting coached by Dan Birmingham. He finished his Amateur career with the 1010 victories. He has won 6 National Championships which also includes 2006 PAL National Championships.
On 23rd July of 2010, Thurman defeated Stalinn Lopez in the fight which was held on TeleFutura. Over the course of next few years, he developed from being puncher to become more well-rounded boxer-puncher. On 26th November of 2012, he brutally knocked out Carlos Quintana in the 4th round. The next year in 7th July, he won Interim WBA Welterweight title at AT&T Center. He has been nicknamed as One Time and he is widely recognized for methodically setting up the devastating power punches.
Keith Thurman has been active in this field for years and it is sure that during this long period, he must have won multiple fans and followers in his career. Despite, it is very much important for all the celebrities to create a virtual image as well as goodwill nowadays days by getting interacted with their fans on various social medias.
Caption: Pic Keith Thurman winning a belt in a tournament
He has over millions of the followers on his Facebook and Twitter account. He also has an account on the Instagram page and the link to his account is https://www.instagram.com/keithonetimethurman/. Additionally, Porter also has a page on Wikipedia and also on IMDb and we can view those websites for knowing more details about his professional and personal life.
Keith Thurman net worth and girlfriend
A talented and tough boxer Keith Thurman stands at the average height of five feet and seven and a half inches, that is, 1.71 m. As he was born in the month of November, his zodiac sign is Sagittarius. As Keith Thurman has maintained his profile low, it is not known whether he has a girlfriend or dating, anyone.
Keith Thurman has been earning good amount of salary and his net worth is calculated to be around $6.5 million. Besides, more updates regarding his next fight can be obtained from various sources.