Murat Gassiev

Murat Gassiev is a professional boxer from Russia who competes in the heavyweight division. He is the current WBA International heavyweight champion, having previously held the WBA (Unified) and IBF cruiserweight titles.

What is the Net Worth and Earnings of Murat Gassiev?

The net worth of Murat Gassiev is estimated to be in the range of $1 million to $2 million. From his nearly ten-year professional boxing career, the Russian has amassed a massive net worth. According to sources, a pro boxer’s average annual income is roughly $37,501, with others making up to $70,000.

He also gets a substantial amount of money from sponsorship deals. He lives a luxury life and maintains a decent standard of living as a result of his good fortune. Furthermore, his strong earnings have provided him with the possibility to travel to new countries.

Childhood and Early Years

Murat Gassiev was born in the suburbs of Vladikavkaz, North Ossetia-Alania, Russia, in 1993. Every year on the 12th of October, he celebrates his birthday. Murat Georgievich Gassiev is the birth name of the 27-year-old professional boxer, and his nickname is Iron.

Murat’s father’s name is Georgiy Gassiev, but his mother’s name has yet to be revealed. He has an older brother in addition to his parents. The 6 feet 4 inch tall boxer’s father died when he was just eight years old. His mother then took care of the family.

Information about Career

Murat and his older brother began working as construction workers when their father died, in order to help support the family financially. Murat quickly developed a passion for boxing, football, and wrestling. However, he eventually became more concentrated on boxing.

Murat Gassiev training for his fightSOURCE: Instagram@Murat Gassiev

His older brother aided him much in his ambition of becoming a boxer. At a young age, he began his amateur career. He fought in a total of 25 amateur fights. He made his professional debut on September 21, 2011, against Roman Mirzoev, which he won by unanimous decision.

Following that, he continued to pave his way to success by defeating practically all of his opponents. Vladimir Chuklin, Teymuraz Kekelidze, Ivan Serbin, Farruh Madaminov, Ivica Bacurin, Giorgi Tevdorashvili, Engin Karakaplan, Rodney Moore, Jordan Shimmell, and Yuniel Dorticos are among the opponents he has defeated.

He continued to win fights while also capturing championship titles, such as the WBC Youth cruiserweight title, the IBF East/West Europe cruiserweight title, the IBF Inter-Continental cruiserweight title, the IBF cruiserweight title, the IBF cruiserweight title, and the WBA (Unified) cruiserweight title.

Murat’s 26-match winning streak came to an end on July 21, 2018, when he was unanimously defeated by Oleksandr Usyk. He lost not only the fight, but also his WBA (Unified) and IBF cruiserweight belts. He decided to go up to the heavyweight division in 2019.

He will fight Nuri Seferi for the vacant WBA International heavyweight title on October 31, 2020. Murat won the match and took home the championship. He is currently looking forward to defending his title against Michael Wallisch on July 22, 2021.

What is the Relationship Status of Murat Gassiev?

When it comes to his love connection, Murat Gassiev is very private. He has not revealed any details regarding his relationship status in the media or in public to this point. Similarly, he hasn’t used his Instagram account to share photos with a potential girlfriend.

Murat Gassiev enjoying his time in his hometown SOURCE: Instagram @Murat Gassiev

The Russian pro boxer is mostly seen with friends and coaches/trainers, posting photographs relating to his career. Furthermore, there have been no previous reports of the boxer dating anyone. Given all of this, it appears that either he is secretive about his love life or he is open about it.

Quick Facts

  • Birth Name  Murat Georgievich Gassiev
  • Birth Place  Vladikavkaz, North Ossetia-Alania, Russia
  • Famous Name  Murat Gassiev
  • Horoscope  Libra
  • Father  Georgiy Gassiev
  • Father Nationality  Russian
  • Net Worth  $1 million – $2 million
  • Siblings  One Older Brother
  • No. of Instagram Followers  511 K
  • No. of Siblings  1
  • Nationality  Russian
  • Profession  Professional Boxer
  • Currently Married  No
  • Girlfriend  No
  • Social Media Instagram

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