Josh Kelly is a rising British professional boxer. He is the bronze medal winner of the 2015 European Games held at Baku for the Welterweight division. Josh is the current titleholder of the WBA International welterweight title since March 2018. Also, He is the commonwealth welterweight titleholder since June 2018. As an amateur competed in the men’s welterweight event at the 2016 Summer Olympics and the 2015 European Games, in which he won a bronze medal, representing Great Britain. He has an orthodox stance in the game. He goes by the nickname of Pretty Boy.
Personal Information Of Josh Kelly
Josh Kelly was born Joshua Kelly on March 7, 1994, in Sunderland, England to his mother and father named Paul Kelly. There is no record of his education and academic qualification. He holds British nationality and his ethnic background is British-White and his race is White. He recently celebrated his 27th birthday as of 2021. Pisces is his Zodiac sign and his religion is Christian. At present his age is 28 years.
Joshua Kelly is a married man. In August 2019, Joshua married his beautiful wife, Remy Kelly who is his long-time girlfriend. Since 2016, the lovebirds began dating. The couple is also blessed with two children, Joshua Jr. (born in November 2018) and Roman Paul (born in May 2020). The couple is enjoying their present life happily without any disturbances.
Physical Features Of Josh Kelly
Josh Kelly is a very strongly built British Professional Boxer. Further, he stands at five feet and ten inches tall and weighs 64 kgs. He has a unique body style with a great Body. Josh has a healthy body weight to match his height. He has a distinct body type with excellent height. His body weight is appropriate for his height. His body build type is very athletic. He fights in the welterweight boxing category. Overall, he has got a healthy body with a charming personality attracting a lot of people towards him. His highest reach is 72 in or 183 cm.
Career: Josh Kelly
Kelly started his professional career in 2017 but played in several amateur tournaments. He was part of the 2015 European Games and 2016 Summer Olympics. In the 2015 European games, Josh won the bronze medal in the welterweight division. The British boxer made his professional debut against Jay Byrne at the Glasgow. In 2018, Josh got his first shot at the title match of vacant WBA International welterweight title.
In the very next game, Kelly retained his title and won another title of Commonwealth Welterweight. Since then, he has defended his WBA International welterweight title twice against Kris George and Przemyslaw Runowski. In June 2019, Josh retained his WBA title against Ray Robinson when the match ended in a draw. His last fight was against David Avanesyan which he lost via a TKO.
Josh Kelly is a professional boxer whose net worth is estimated to have between $1 Million-$3 Million as of 2021. Whereas his salary is also believed to be $500K-$1 Million annually. His major source of wealth comes from his boxing career and he is satisfied with his earnings as of today. It seems that he is also making earnings from endorsement deals, sponsorship, pay-per-view, and more. He is living a cool lifestyle as of now.
Josh Kelly is also active on various social media platforms. The boxer is on Instagram with the username @joshkelly07. His account is already verified and has 348.6k followers so far. We can view pictures of his family on his account. He is also active on Twitter with the username @JOSHPBK and posts various tweets regarding his boxing profession. He has around 63.5 K followers on his Twitter handle.