Amir Khan Net Worth 2017: Short Bio & Wiki

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Amir Khan Net Worth, Biography & Wiki 2017

Amir Khan is a famous professional boxer, famous for winning a silver medal at the 2004 Athens Olympics and for then winning the WBA Light Welterweight title as a professional. The surprising fact is that he won these titles when he was really young. During his career, Amir has won many titles. Up until now he has fought 32 fights and has won 29 of them.

In 2005 Amir was nominated for the Laureus World Sports Award and in 2011 for the BB Sports Personality of the Year Award. These nominations show that Amir Khan is a really acclaimed boxer.

So how rich is Amir Khan? It is estimated that Amir’s net worth is $30 million, most accumulated as a result of his achievements in boxing. Amir still continues his career, so this amount might change.

Amir Khan Net Worth $30 Million

Amir Iqbal Khan, known simply as Amir Khan, was born in 1986 in England. Amir started boxing when he was only 11 years old. His first major achievement was winning the gold medal at the 2003 Junior Olympics then in 2004 he won the European Student Championship in Lithuania. It was clear that this young boxer would have a very good future. As mentioned before, Khan participated in the 2004 Athens Olympics and won the silver medal there. This not only made him more popular, but also added to Khan’s net worth. In 2008 Amir had to fight with Martin Kristjansen and was able to win this fight, which elevated him to second place in the WBO ranking. In the same year Jorge Rubio became Khan’s trainer. Amir then had to fight Breidis Prescott; unfortunately he lost this fight and his trainer changed again, as Freddie Roach became his trainer.

In 2009 Amir moved to the light welterweight division. He had an opportunity to fight against such boxers as Andreas Kotelnik, Dmitry Salita, Paulie Malignaggi, Paul McCloskey and other professional fighters. These fights not only added to Amir Khan’s net worth, but also helped him to gain even more experience.

In addition to his career as a boxer, Amir is also involved in charity. He supported the victims of Kashmir earthquake and the Indian Ocean tsunami. Khan is also a part of such organizations as the National Literacy Trust, the National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children and others. Amir Khan’s high net worth allows him to help others, who maybe need the money more.

If to talk about Amir’s personal life, Amir married Faryal Makhdoom and now they have a daughter.

Finally, it can be said that Amir Khan is one of the most successful young boxers. He has already achieved a lot in his career and his name is now known not only among other boxers, but to fans worldwide. As mentioned before, Amir continues his career so there is a high possibility that Amir’s net worth will become even higher in the future. Now his trainer is Virgil Hunter and let’s hope that he will lead Khan into more victories and that we will hear more about him.

Quick Facts

Birth date: December 8, 1986
Birth place: Bolton, United Kingdom
Height:5 ft 9 in (1.76 m)
Weight:139 lbs (63 kg)
Profession:Professional Boxer
Nationality:British, Pakistani
Spouse:Faryal Makhdoom (m. 2013)
Parents:Shah Khan, Falak Khan
Siblings:Haroon Khan, Tabinda Khan, Mariyah Khan
Awards:, Laureus World Sports Award (2005), BB Sports Personality of the Year Award (2011), AAU Junior Olympic Games (2004), ABA Championships (2005), WBC Silver welterweight title (2011-2015)
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Interesting Facts

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1Pakistani-British.
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Filmography

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Lights Out: Road to Khan vs. Algieri2015TV SeriesHimself
Unrivaled: Amir Khan2015TV MovieHimself
A Question of Sport2004-2013TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Team Member / Himself - Mystery Guest
Through the Keyhole2013TV SeriesHimself
Sports Life Stories2012TV Series documentaryHimself
HBO Boxing2010-2012TV Series documentaryHimself
ESPN Friday Night Fights2012TV SeriesHimself - Ringside Guest / Himself - Interviewee
The Jonathan Ross Show2012TV SeriesHimself
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire2011TV SeriesHimself
The British Comedy Awards 20112011TV SpecialHimself
8 Out of 10 Cats2011TV SeriesHimself
Paul O'Grady Live2011TV SeriesHimself
Golden Boy Boxing2011TV SeriesHimself - Audience Member
Justin Lee Collins: Good Times2010TV SeriesHimself
A League of Their Own2010TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The MOBO Awards2009TV SpecialHimself
On the Bench!2009TV SeriesHimself
The New Paul O'Grady Show2005-2009TV SeriesHimself
All Star Family Fortunes2009TV SeriesHimself
Beat the Star2008TV SeriesHimself
Countdown2007TV SeriesHimself
Angry Young Men2007TV SeriesHimself
The Dame Edna Treatment2007TV SeriesHimself
Wogan Now & Then2006TV SeriesHimself
Sport at Heart2005ShortHimself
T4 Smash Hits Poll Winners Party 20042004TV MovieHimself
Parade of the Heroes: Athens 20042004TV MovieHimself
GMTV2004TV SeriesHimself
Commonwealth Games1954TV SeriesHimself - Expert (2014)

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
ESPN Friday Night Fights2011TV SeriesHimself
HBO Boxing After Dark2010-2011TV SeriesHimself

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