Charlie Edwards is a famous British professional boxer. Born on 8 February 1993, Charlie’s birthplace is Sutton, United Kingdom. First of all, it shows his zodiac sign is Aquarius. Second of all, it clears his nationality is English. Charlie, who represents white ethnicity, does indeed follow the Christian religion. Kristin (Winnergard) Edwards is the wife of Charlie Edwards. His age is 29 years.
Physical Stats of Charlie Edwards
Charlie Edwards stands 5 feet and 8 inches tall. He mostly stays around 51 to 56 kg. Charlie is a professional pugilist. Therefore, he takes his fitness very seriously. Hazel eyes and blonde hair make his style to even another level. Being a boxer, Charlie feels as it is his duty to make people understand about the value of fitness. Also Read: Angie Gutierrez Bio.
Charlie Edwards: Parents, Siblings, Education
Charlie Edwards was born in Sutton – but he was raised in Sheffield. Charlie’s parents Terry Edwards (father) and Larry Edwards (mother) took care of him really well. He spent his childhood with younger brother Sunny Edwards, who is also a famous professional boxer in England and around the world. Charlie had no interest in studies. Hence, he always loved football and boxing.
Charlie Edwards: Love Life, Children
Charlie Edwards married Kristin Winnergard in 2020. However, they have been living together since 2016. After marrying to Charlie, she changed her surname from Winnergard to Edwards. Kristin is a professional Nutritionist & Podcaster. It is indeed a great advantage for Charlie to have his wife as a Nutritionist. On 30 December 2020, Kristin welcomed a baby girl named Sofia Isabella Edwards. The way Charlie is treating his family is just an inspiration to all. He is indeed a proper gentleman.
Charlie Edwards: Amateur Career
Charlie Edwards started to boxing at the young age of 11. He grew up with idealising Sugar Ray Leonard and Manny Pacquiao. From 2011 to 2014, Charlie indeed presented his boxing class as an amateur. He won two English National Championships gold medals in 2011 and 2014, respectively. In 2010 and 2011, Charlie won gold medals at Great Britain Championships. He also won bronze medal at the 2011 European Championships. All these medals indeed helped him to take the next step.
Charlie made his professional boxing debut against Craig Derbyshire on 31 January 2015. He started his professional journey with prompter Eddie Hearn of Matchroom Sport. In his ninth professional fight, Charlie battled for IBF flyweight title against Johnriel Casimero. However, he lost that fight in 2016. After two years in December 2018, he beat Cristofer Rosales and won WBC flyweight title. He had a fight against Julio Cesar Martinez on 31 August 2019 – but a no contest result cost him the WBC belt. He then parted ways with Eddie Hearn and joined Frank Warren. Charlie has lost just one fight in his professional career. Many fans see Charlie as a good fighter – but they don’t believe in his punch power.
Charlie’s net worth is estimated around USD 3 million. It shows that he is a rich boxer.