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Who Is Andre Ward? Wiki, Age, Height, Net Worth, Wife, Ethnicity

Andre Ward

Andre Ward is a former professional boxer who won several world titles in two weight classes, including the Ring Magazine, WBA Undisputed, and WBA Super. Ward also appeared in the film Creed, where he played a light heavyweight boxer.

Quick Facts

Full Name: Andre Ward
Gender: Male
Age: 38 years old
Birth Date: 23 February 1984
Birth Place: San Francisco, California, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.85 m
Weight: 76 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Tiffiney Ward (m. 2009)
Children: Yes (Malachi Ward, Andre Ward Jr., Micah Ward, Amira Ward)
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Profession: Boxer
Net Worth in 2022: $10 million
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Andre Ward Biography

Andre Ward was born in San Francisco, California on February 23, 1984, as the son of Madeline Arvie Taylor and Frank Ward. Ward’s interest in boxing began in 1993 when his father took him to an Oakland boxing gym. Virgil Hunter, who is also his godfather, trained him. Ward was educated at Hayward High School, which is located in the East Bay. He began boxing training in 1994 and hasn’t lost a fight since February 1998.

Andre Ward Age, Height, Weight

Andre Ward was born on February 23, 1984, and is 38 years old as of today, June 7, 2022. His height is 1.85 meters and his weight is 76 kilograms.

Andre Ward

Andre Ward Career

Andre Ward is married to Tigginey, his high school sweetheart, and they have a happy marriage. The couple married in 2009 and have three sons and a daughter. He lives in Danville, California, with his family. Ward attends church on a regular basis. He also interacts with prisoners and young offenders in order to inspire them with his story.

Ward has participated in 32 fights over the course of his career. He is well-known for his orthodox boxing style. During his amateur career, he won numerous titles, including US Amateur Light Heavyweight Champion (2003), Under 19 National Championship (2002), and US Amateur Middleweight Champion (2001). He finishes his amateur career with 115 victories and 5 defeats.

On December 18, 2004, he won his professional debut against Chris Molina. Ward wins over many boxers over the years, including Kenny Kost, Darnell Boone, Andy Kolle, Roger Cantrell, and Shelby Pudwill. On November 21, 2009, he defeated Mikkel Kessler to win the WBA super-middleweight title.

Following that, he successfully defended his title against Allan Green on June 19, 2010. On May 14, 2011, he defeats super middleweight Arthur Abraham. Ward then faced WBC Super middleweight champion Carl Froch on December 17, 2011, with both titles on the line. Andre beat him to become the middleweight champion.

Over the next few years, he defeated numerous well-known boxers and established himself as a contender. Chad Dawson, Edwin Rodriguez, Paul Smith, Sullivan Barrera, Alexander Brand, and Sergey Kovalev II are among those on the list. On September 21, 2017, he announced his retirement at the age of 33.

Andre Ward Achievements and Awards

During his 15-year career, Andre has received numerous awards. It consists of the WBA Super Middleweight, WBC Middleweight, Lineal Super Middleweight, and Ring Light Heavyweight titles. According to The Ring Magazine, he is the best active boxer in the world.

The Ring named him Comeback of the Year in 2016. He was also named Fighter of the Year in 2011 by the Boxing Writers Association of America and The Ring.

Andre Ward’s Net Worth in 2022

Andre Ward’s net worth is $10 million as of June 2022. The majority of his earnings come from his participation in WBC, WBC, and The Ring fights. In addition, he won a gold medal in the Summer Olympics in 2004, which qualifies him for a large reward.

Andre Ward has given boxing fans some of the most memorable professional fights. We sincerely hope he has a similar level of success in retirement.

Andre Ward Wife, Marriage

Andre Ward is married to Tigginey, his high school sweetheart, and they have a happy marriage. The couple married in 2009 and have three sons and a daughter. He lives in Danville, California, with his family. Ward attends church on a regular basis. He also interacts with prisoners and young offenders in order to inspire them with his story.