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Birthday29th February 1992
BirthplaceShepparton, Victoria, Australia
Birth SignPisces
Height5 feet and 2 inches
Eye ColorBlue
Net Worth$100 thousand
Weight72 Kg
Age27 years

The 27-year-old Australian middleweight champion, Dwight Ritchie, has sat down and spoken exclusively to Aus-boxing about his work as a professional, his thoughts on his fight with Joe Rea, and his dream of the ultimate success a world title. 

Unfortunately, Dwight Ritchie died in a freak training while sparring with Micheal Zerafa. Zerafa was preparing for his next re-match with Australian legend Jeff Horn. According to ‘The Daily Telegraph’ during a sparring session with Zerafa, Ritchie took a body punch before he walked back to his corner and collapsed.   

How Old was Dwight Ritchie?

Dwight Thomas Rewouf Ritchie was born on 29 February 1992 in Shepparton, Victoria, Australia. He died at the age of 27 (9 November 2019). Ritchie had battled cancer when he was six months old and again at 18 months. Talking about his family background, there is not much information, but he seems to love and have a very close relationship with them. There are also no details on his education history. 

Was Dwight Ritchie Dating Someone?

Dwight had a girlfriend, but he has not revealed her name. Together, they shared three children whose names are also not published. But several promoters have already pledged to help the loved once of Dwight, and an online prize pool has already reached more than five thousand dollars in donations. 

How Much was Dwight Ritchie Net Worth?

As a pro boxer, the salary is made up of several components: the cash you get from winning a fight, sponsorship deals, and the money earned from endorsing products and brands. While these sums are attractive, the average pro boxer makes $30,000 earns per year. Moreover, pro boxers have to pay their own travel costs, training, and management fees. So, Dwight might have earned a considerable amount of income from his career. Before death, Dwight’s net worth was estimated at $100 thousand.

Dwight Ritchie: Height, Weight, Body Size

As a boxer, Dwight’s body structure was athletic. He stands a height of 5 feet 2 inches and weighs around 72 kgs. His hair is brown, and his eyes are in blue color.