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Full Name Lamont Peterson
Date of Birth January 24, 1984
Age 40 years, 1 months, 20 days
Birthplace Washington
Birth City Washington, D.C.
Country United States
Horoscope Aquarius

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Lamont Peterson Biography

Lamont Peterson is one of the most popular and richest Boxer who was born on January 24, 1984 in Washington, Washington, D.C., United States. Boxer who captured both the WBA (Super) and IBF light welterweight titles in 2011. In 2017, he became a two-weight champion, taking home the WBA (Regular) welterweight title.

He defeated Kendall Holt via technical knockout to retain his IBF light welterweight title in February 2013.

His younger brother is fellow boxer Anthony Peterson.

He had a troubled childhood, becoming homeless at age 10. During this time, he was taken under the wing of boxing coach Barry Hunter.

He became the U.S. Golden Gloves lightweight champion in 2001.

NameLamont Peterson
First NameLamont
Last NamePeterson
OccupationBoxer
BirthdayJanuary 24
Birth Year1984
Place of BirthWashington
Home TownWashington, D.C.
Birth CountryUnited States
Birth SignAquarius
Full/Birth Name
FatherNot Available
MotherNot Available
SiblingsAnthony Peterson
SpouseNot Known
Children(s)Not Available

Ethnicity, religion & political views

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Lamont Peterson Net Worth

Lamont Peterson is one of the richest Boxer from United States. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Lamont Peterson's net worth $800 Thousand.* (Last Update: February 3, 2024)

He had a troubled childhood, becoming homeless at age 10. During this time, he was taken under the wing of boxing coach Barry Hunter.

He became the U.S. Golden Gloves lightweight champion in 2001.

Net Worth (2024)$800 Thousand
Net Worth in 2023$800 Thousand
SalaryUnder Review
Source of IncomeBoxer
CarsNot Available
HouseLiving in own house.
N.B: * means unconfirmed

Lamont Peterson's Height & Physical Stats

Lamont Peterson height 5 ft 9 in Lamont weight Not Known & body measurements will update soon.

Height5 ft 9 in
WeightNot Known
Body MeasurementsUnder Review
Eye ColorNot Available
Hair ColorNot Available
Feet/Shoe SizeNot Available

Who is Lamont Peterson Dating?

According to our records, Lamont Peterson is possibily single & has not been previously engaged. As of February 1, 2024, Lamont Peterson’s is not dating anyone.

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Facts & Trivia

Lamont Ranked on the list of most popular Boxer. Also ranked in the elit list of famous people born in United States. Lamont Peterson celebrates birthday on January 24 of every year.

Is Lamont Peterson retired?

Former boxing world champion Lamont Peterson has been retired since his fight with Sergey Lipinets in March 2019 and is now making his transition into becoming a boxing coach.

How old is Lamont Peterson?

38 years (January 24, 1984)

What boxer retired recently?

Kell Brook: Former welterweight champion announces retirement from boxing aged 36. Kell Brook has announced his retirement from boxing, with the former welterweight world champion calling time on his career at the age of 36.

What happened to Lamont Peterson?

D.C. boxer Lamont Peterson contemplated retirement during a year away from the sport, trainer Barry Hunter said recently. On Sunday night following a loss to Sergey Lipinets via 10th-round technical knockout, Peterson made it official, announcing the end of his 15-year career.

Did Amir Khan live in Sheffield?

Amer Khan (born 21 February 1981 in Sheffield) is a light heavyweight boxer based in Sheffield, England. He was a National Amateur champion and an undefeated former Central Area light heavyweight champion.

Key Events

  1. Lamont Peterson (born January 24, 1984) is an American former professional boxer who competed from 2004 to 2019..

  2. He became 141 lbs US champion in 2003..

  3. He holds wins over Rock Allen in 2003, who beat him twice 2004 in the Olympic box-offs, Mike Alvarado and Andre Dirrell, as well as 2003 amateur world champion Willy Blain (in 2003). .

  4. Lamont Peterson made his professional debut on September 25, 2004, on the undercard of Glenn Johnson vs..

  5. Peterson went on to fight a further 3 times in 2004, remaining undefeated..

  6. In 2005, Peterson won all his 11 bouts, with 5 coming via stoppage..

  7. On February 17, 2006, Peterson saw himself fighting for the Vacant WBC United States light welterweight title at the FedEx Forum against Jose Leo Moreno (12-1, 10 KOs)..

  8. In November 2007, Peterson fought his first fight outside of the United States, knocking out Ecuadorian boxer Humberto Toledo (31-4-2, 18 KOs) in round 1..

  9. On November 1, 2008, Peterson challenged fringe contender Lanardo Tyner (19-1, 11 KOs) for the Interim NABF title..

  10. In April 2009, Peterson defeated French boxer Willy Blain for the vacant WBO Interim title, making him mandatory to full titleholder and The Ring No. 1 light welterweight Timothy Bradley (24-0, 11 KOs)..

  11. The fight took place at Agua Caliente Casino in Rancho Mirage, California, on December 12, 2009..

  12. Following his first loss, Peterson returned to the ring on April 10, 2010, at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Paradise, Nevada, against 32 year old boxer Damian Fuller at 143 pound catchweight..

  13. On October 12, 2010, it was reported by LA Times that Peterson would fight on the undercard of Amir Khan vs..

  14. In September 2011, it was announced that Amir Khan would defend his WBA and IBF light-welterweight titles in Washington DC on 10 December against Peterson at the Convention Center..

  15. He held world championships in two weight classes, including the IBF light welterweight title between 2011 and 2015, and the WBA (Regular) welterweight title in 2017. .

  16. On December 20, 2012, it was reported that Peterson would fight Timothy Bradley (29-0, 12 KO's) in a rematch, which would take place on March 30, 2013..

  17. On November 19, 2013, Golden Boy announced a deal was in place for Peterson to make a defence in his home town against undefeated contender Dierry Jean (25-0, 17 KOs)..

  18. Both fighters had something to prove as García was coming off an extremely tough fight with Mauricio Herrera and Peterson was still reeling from a knockout loss to Lucas Matthysse in 2013..

  19. On January 2, 2013, it was announced that Peterson would mark his first fight in 14 months defending his IBF title at the Armory in Washington D..

  20. Richard Schaefer, of Golden Boy, had hoped the winner of the two fights would eventually meet in the fall 2013..

  21. On March 23, 2013 Golden Boy Promotions announced that interim WBC light welterweight champion Lucas Matthysse (33-2, 31 KOs) would meet Peterson at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City on May 18, in the main event, live on Showtime..

  22. The issue with the fight being made was due to Peterson's title defence against Kendall Holt which was due to take place in early 2013..

  23. Armory on January 25, 2014..

  24. In a statement, Peterson said, "This is the perfect way for me to kick off 2014, with a great fight against a tough opponent in my hometown..

  25. On January 14, 2015, NBC announced a partnership with Premier Boxing Champions to air premium fights on network television..

  26. It was announced that Danny García and Lamont Peterson would fight April 11, 2015, on NBC primetime..

  27. On October 17, 2015, Peterson fought at the EagleBank Arena in Fairfax, Virginia, against undefeated welterweight prospect and 2008 Olympic gold medalist Félix Díaz (17-0, 8 KOs) in a scheduled 12 round fight..

  28. In December 2016, early reports suggested there was a fight in the works, for David Avanesyan to defend the interim championship against Peterson..

  29. A venue in the United States was being discussed for February 2017..

  30. On January 11, 2017, a spokesperson for Avanesyan announced the fight would take place on February 18 at the Cintas Center in Cincinnati, Ohio, on the undercard of Adrien Broner vs..

  31. On October 3, 2017, Peterson wrote to the WBA, officially vacating the WBA 'Regular' title..

  32. Spence, was last in action when he dethroned British boxer Kell Brook in May 2017..

  33. On October 13, Boxing Scene reported that terms would be finalised in a week which would see Spence make his first defence on January 13, 2018, against Peterson..

  34. On November 5, it was reported the fight was confirmed to take place at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn on January 20, 2018..

  35. On 24 March 2019, Peterson faced Sergey Lipinets..