Andy Ruiz
Andy Ruiz
Celebrated Name: Andy Ruiz, Jr.
Real Name/Full Name: Andreas, Ponce Ruiz Junior.
Gender: Male
Age: 34 years old
Birth Date: 11 September 1989
Birth Place: Imperial, California, United States of America
Nationality: American
Height: 1.88 metres
Weight: 90 kgs
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Julie
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): Yes
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): No
Is Andy Ruiz Gay?: No
Profession: Boxing
Salary: $600k
Net Worth in 2024: $12 million
Last Updated: July 2024

Andy Ruiz is an American professional boxer who also has a Mexican touch. He is well known for being one of the Heavyweight Champions, and he is also the very first male boxer to achieve this coming from an American background. Currently, he was listed fourth-best active heavyweight by BoxRec and transitional Boxing records.

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Early Life & Biography

Andy Ruiz, whose real name is Andreas Ponce Ruiz Jr, was born in the California United States of America on 11 September 1989. His parents were immigrants from Mexico. During his younger age, he had much passion for baseball, but his father wanted him to get to Boxing. He was not to his father’s decision; he first hesitated, but he later reconsidered it and joined boxing.

Ruiz’s father used to work in the Construction business, and Ruiz joined him before becoming a full-time boxer. Ruiz began boxing in Mexico. He was physically strong from his early days, and he used to train with his grandfather boxing gym, and that was when he acquired the Ring name Destroyer. Much about Ruiz’s siblings is unknown; he has kept most of his information private and away from media.

Age, Height, Weight and Body Measurements

Being born on 11 September 1989, Andy Ruiz is 34 years old as of today’s date 20th July 2024. His height is 1.88 metres tall, and weight is 90 kg.

Personal Life: wife, girlfriend, dating, divorce, kids

Ruiz is one of the most humble men, and he loves doing a lot of charity work. He spends most of his time with family when he is not training. He doesn’t brag much about himself, and that’s why he doesn’t give much information to the media. Ruiz is a married man to one wife called Julie, and they are blessed with five children.

He is happily married, and n rumors of Divorce or separation have ever emerged about them. No scandals of cheating also have ever been heard of him. He considers as himself as a Mexican and an American. Ruiz speaks both English and Spanish fluently.


Ruiz began his professional career playing for the Mexico boxing team, and he had a record of a 105-5 streak. He also participated in two Olympic games representing Mexico in Beijing Olympic Games in 2008 china.

He began his career at the age of 19 years of age, and he debuted at Plaza DE Toros in Tijuana Baja Californian in the U.S year 2009 on the 28th March. He first fought against Miguel Ramirez, whom he won against just through a first-round Knockout.

He fought against many world stars, and he won against them, and that’s where he began rising. He also won over Juan Luis Lopez Alcaraz 2010 in a four-round bout before later making his American Debut when he knocked out Luke Vaughn just in round one.

He started becoming famous as he moved up to the ranks. He was later scheduled to fight against Joe Hanks, who had an undefeated winning streak, and the match was forced to stop as Ruiz dropped Hank twice, and he progressed in WBO Intercontinental Heavyweight title with his win.

He has defended many many titles that he has won in and also out of the ring. His last famous fight was against Anthony Joshua in 2019, which he won but lost while defending his title again in a rematch.

Awards & Achievements

Ruiz is among the people who have won a lot in the span of over ten years, exploiting his career. He has won many accolades and also titles. They include:

  • Heavyweight Champion.
  • WBO
  • IBO
  • WBA Super
  • IBF
  • WBC_NABF world heavyweight.

Net Worth & Salary of Andy Ruiz in 2024

Andy Ruiz Net Worth
Andy Ruiz Net Worth

Ruiz has gained much wealth during his career, and the primary source of his wealth is from awards; he received information of money from bouts and professional boxing. His salary is around $600k per month. As of July 2024, He has an estimated Net worth of around $12 million.

He has also been advertising different brands of different companies. He is enjoying his lavish lifestyle, he owns an estate in the U.S, and he also owns expensive cars and mansions. His wealth is likely to increase as he is still making an effort every day to be great.

Andy Ruiz s one of the boxing celebrities who just started his career at the age of 19 years, and he really impressed me a lot. He fought against many stars and overcame them. Boxing was not initially in his heart, but when he reconsidered, he was able to do exploit in that field. He is a legend who is still pursuing his career to do more.


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