Joseph Diaz is an American professional boxer who won the hearts of millions after winning the IBF super featherweight title which he held from 2020 to February 2021. Even more, Joseph also challenged for the WBC-NABF, and WBO-NABO between 2015 and 2018.
Joseph Diaz - Father of a Son
Joseph Diaz is happily dating the love of his life. Diaz actually has been in a romantic relationship with his girlfriend reported to be a woman named Breezh for years. It is also reported the two got engaged in early 2020.
However, the boxer does not share much about his love life more shares Breezh's pictures on his Instagram. But, to be precise, Joseph proposed his lady love with a dazzling diamond ring before they gave birth to their son.
Joseph welcomed a baby boy named Zenith Joseph Diaz with his girlfriend in November 2020. Baby Zenith recently celebrated his sixth month's birthday with his fans.
Joseph Diaz - Career & Net Worth
Joeseph Diaz possesses an estimated net worth of $500 thousand, according to Celebrity Net Worth. He receives a payroll of $50,000 from his career as a professional boxer. In addition, the fighter also makes from several other sources including his paycheck, bonus, sponsorships, and prize amount.
Moreover, Diaz earned a promotional deal with Golden Boys in 2018. However, after a fight in 2019, the boxer shared his displeasure with his promoters and decided to part ways.
In 2020, MTK Global announced the signing of IBF super featherweight champion Joseph "JoJo" Diaz on an advisory deal. And, in an interview, Diaz responded, "I am excited to announce that he and MTK global are working together."
Believe it or not, Joseph Diaz came to the spotlight after being qualified for the 2012 Olympics. Not only that, JoJo became a quarter-finalist at the 2011 World Championships.
Joseph won the 2011 U.S. National Champion amidst the featherweight division. Following that, he became listed as a professional athlete with a win over Vincent Alfaro through unanimous decisions.
With experience in over 18 matches, Diaz was offered a vacant WBC-NABF featherweight title up against Hugo Partida. Similarly, JoJo retained his title during the next five games and received the WBO-NABO featherweight title.
In 2020, Joseph was honored with IBF super featherweight title against Tevin Farmer. As a result, on 13 February 2021, Joseph was set to defend his IBF featherweight title against Shavkatdhon Rakhimov.
Joseph Diaz - Quick Facts
- Joseph Diaz's real birth name is Joseph "JoJo" Pedroza Diaz Jr.
- Joseph was raised by his father, Joseph Diaz Sr. and his wife, Valerie.
- Joseph's father has been serving as JoJo's boxing coach since his early days.
- Joseph Diaz is of Mexican descent.
- Joseph Diaz earned a degree from South El Monte.
- Joseph Diaz shares a house in Downey. California, United States.
- Joseph Diaz will fight against Javier Fortuna on July 9, 2021.
Joseph Diaz Affairs
First Affair with Breezh
Breezh has been sparking dating rumors with Joseph Diaz since the 2010s. They gave birth to a child, in the same month the two married.