Ryan Garcia He is an American professional boxer who currently competes in the lightweight division of Golden Boy Promotions. Garcia is one of the best fighters in the world and is the lightweight holder of WBO – NABO and WBC Silver. In addition, he hasn't lost a single game since his first debut in 2016.
Why is Ryan Garcia famous?
- Famous as one of the best fighters competing in the lightweight division.
Where is Ryan Garcia from?
Ryan Garcia was born on August 8, 1998 in Victorville, California, United States. His birth name is Ryan Garcia. His nationality is American and is of Mexican descent. Garcia belongs to the white ethnic group, while Leo is his zodiac sign.
García is the son of Henry García (father) and Lisa García (mother). His father, Henry, dreamed of becoming a perfect professional boxer, but instead became a coach. His two parents were actively involved in his career since childhood, as his mother works as a personal administrative assistant for commercial projects and his father, one of his coaches.
Ryan was raised along with his four brothers: three sisters, Demi, Sasha and Kayla and a younger brother, Sean Garcia. Sean is also a professional boxer who fights in the Super Bantamweight division. Ryan and Sean started training when Ryan was only 7 years old with his father. Both brothers obtained great support from their parents to continue their boxing career.
Also, as an amateur, Ryan already had a boxing record of 215-15. He arrived first in National Pals, Silver Gloves, Junior Olympics and Junior Golden Glove. He had even finished as second in the 2014 Junior Worlds event.
Highlights of Ryan Garcia's career
- Ryan Garcia made his first professional debut with his first victory against Edgar Meza in Tijuana, Baja, on June 9, 2016.
- Throughout 2016, Ryan fought a total of 7 games and finally won all of which include Héctor García, Luis Lozano, Cristian Jesús Cruz, Jonathan Cruz, Mario Aguirre.
- On December 17, 2016, Garcia won a fight against José Antonio Martínez with a knockout.
- On February 3, 2017, Garcia went against Devon Jones and defeated Jones with a knockout.
- He also won the fight against Tyrone Luckey, Mario Macías and Noe Martínez Raygoza held in 2017.
- On September 15, 2017, Garcia won the vacant NABF Junior Super Featherweight title with a knockout over Miguel Carrizozo.
- On November 2, 2017, Garcia retained his NABF Junior Super Featherweight title with a victory over César Alan Valenzuela.
- Again, on March 22, 2018, Garcia retained his title with a knockout victory over Fernando Vargas Parra.
- On May 4, 2018, Garcia won the vacant NABF and WBO-NABO Super Featherweight titles with a victory over Jayson Velez.
- Garcia had also fought and finally won against Carlos Morales, Braulio Rodríguez and José López.
- On November 2, 2019, Garcia won the vacant lightweight title WBO – NABO and WBC Silver by knockout against Romero Duno.
- Previously, Ryan was chosen as the lead role of Sonny Mendoza in a Brat web series.
Who is Ryan Garcia dating?
The 21-year-old boxer, Ryan Garcia, is currently single. However, he is the father of his newborn daughter, Rylie García. Rylie was born in March 2019. Rylie is the daughter of Ryan and her ex-girlfriend, Catherine Gamez. The couple dated for a while and then separated. It is also rumored that he is dating Andrea Celina.
Recently, in January 2019, Ryan announced his crush on the popular singer, Selena Gomez. In addition, Ryan is a very popular name in the media world, as he has about 3.8 million followers on his Instagram account. He also seems to be friends with Shawn Mendes.
What is the net worth of Ryan Garcia?
Within an early age of 21, Ryan Garcia has managed to earn great wealth and amount through his professional career as a boxer. Ryan has been able to accumulate a fortune worth $ 200k as his net worth with his salary of $ 50k. Ryan earns more money with his various parties and sponsorship agreements. He currently has the support of large companies such as Gymshark.
In 2018, he got his new car, "Musk" and also has an Audi RS7.
How tall is Ryan Garcia?
Ryan Garcia has a well maintained athletic physique. As a boxer, he has been able to have a fit body in good health. He stands with a height of 5 feet. 10 inches (1.70 m) while your body weighs about 58 kg. It has a clear complexion with light brown hair and eyes.