Marcos Maidana is a retired professional boxing man from Argentina, who competed for more than a decade. The wins he had outweigh the losses in his boxing record, and he had an orthodox stance. You may explore in details below the life, career and net worth of Marcos Maidana in 2018.
Early Life & Biography:
The full birth name of Marcos Maidana is Marcos René Maidana. He was born on July 17, 1983, in Margarita municipality in Santa Fe, Argentina. His father’s name is Orlando Américo Maidana, and his mother’s is Olga Susana Martínez. His parent’s occupations are unknown, and we do not have any information about the economic conditions which the family lived in during the early living days of Marcos.
Marcos Maidana was probably grown and raised in his hometown, but that’s not confirmed. The names of the schools he attended are not known, so he might have attended a high school, college, university, and earned a degree, certificate, or no. We do not know how many siblings he has, but his younger brother, Fabian Maidana, was also involved in the fighting field.
There’s not much revealed to say about the private life of Marcos Maidana. He might have been into various relationships and experiences as a fighter, but we don’t know any to mention. Marcos has been married to Mariana Zilli for some time. Mariana’s occupation is not known but the couple has been going well together. They gave birth to children together, but we do not know how many do they have. One of his children is a daughter named Emilia, and he has a son but his name is unknown.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Marcos Maidana made his career debut in light welterweight when he was 20 years old. His first loss came in his 26th match which was for the WBA super lightweight title against Andreas Kotelnik. He made a total of 40 fights, winning 35 and losing 5 including his last one against Floyd Mayweather Jr.
Marcos Maidana has achieved big numbers in professional boxing. His fight against the British, Amir Khan, was named by the Boxing Writers Association of America as the Fight of the Year.
Marcos Maidana announced his retirement from the world of professional boxing officially on August 9, 2016. He went out of competing with a great boxing record. He probably moved to be consultant and advisor for other fighters in the boxing, either professional or not.
Net Worth & Earnings:
The Argentine retired professional boxer Marcos Maidana has an estimated net worth of somewhere more than $5 million. He made his millions from the fights he won as a professional boxer. Marcos Maidana earnings reached hundreds of thousands per fight, but other boxers earned a lot more during his period.
Marcos Maidana is one of Argentinas most popular names in the boxing world. He competed in fights for around 10 years, and his wins outweigh his losses throughout his career. Marcos Maidana is happily enjoying his life after retirement with his spouse, Mariana Zilli, and their children.