David Price is a former professional boxer and a British national. He was the youngest super heavyweight ABA champion in 2003 at the age of 19. Starting a professional career in 2009, he took retirement in 2019.
During his career, he defeated many champion players. He won bronze in Olympics 2008 and gold in commonwealth games 2006 and EU Championships 2008. He holds three ABA titles in the super heavyweight division.
Early Life & Biography
David was born to Cathy Price and David Price on July 6, 1983, in Liverpool, a metropolitan city in Merseyside, England. Born in such a beautiful city, which is famous for its sports culture in England, he got exposed to different sports from childhood. He entered into professional boxing full time only after completing high school.
In his early career, he boxed for Long Lane ABC but left due to financial constraints. Having an excellent initial career, he got opportunities to represent England in several matches at international levels like the Olympics and commonwealth games.
Age, Height, Weight and Body Measurements
Being born on 6 July 1983, David Price is 38 years old as of today’s date 17th May 2022. His height is 6 ft 8 inches tall, and weight is 110 kg.
Growing up at a place with a legacy of sports, David found his first love in Boxing in early childhood. Although he tried different sports while growing up, nothing matched Boxing.
David found his love of life, Jade Price, in 2002. After dating for a long time, they finally tied the knot on June 28, 2014. They have two children together, son David Price, born on August 10, 2010, and daughter Katie Price, born on May 9, 2005.
Although David is on Instagram and Twitter and has a good number of followers, he does not post anything frequently. He keeps his personal life away from social media. He is a club patron of A.F.C. Liverpool.
Awards & Achievements
David Price has won a lot of awards in his professional career. Few of those awards are:
- Bronze medal in 2008 Beijing Olympic Games
- Gold medal in 2006 Commonwealth Games
- Gold medal in 2006 EU Championships
- 3 Amateur Boxing Association of England titles
Price got all of his achievements in the super heavyweight division. After getting only bronze in the 2008 Olympics, he turned towards professional matches. All his blood and sweat spent on training as an amateur helped him ride high in his professional career.
Net Worth & Salary of David Price in 2022
Price started his career very early. He got paid in 6 digit amount for his matches. Though he made most of his fortune from Boxing, after retirement, he is involved in other businesses like organizing and promoting Boxing across the country.
Being an athlete, he has been associated with several brands for advertisements. As of May 2022, His current net worth is around $100 million.
The entire career of Price has been dedicated to Boxing. He took retirement, telling, “I am content with whatever I made from my life, now I will spend left with my family”. In his journey, he inspired and set the path for many budding players.
Despite facing defeat, he rose again and fought. Despite being busy with Boxing, he always took time to celebrate with his family. One can learn from him how to balance profession and family.