Undisclosed Details About Jermell Charlo’s Partnership With $400,000,000 Star Mark Wahlberg

Published 09/25/2023, 2:33 PM EDT

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Collaborations are nothing new for athletes who often endorse multiple sports brands. However, there is one that has the boxing community buzzing with excitement. Mark Wahlberg, the Hollywood heavyweight, launched a sports appeal brand back in 2019. The brand aims to inspire people to achieve whatever they want by overcoming every obstacle. Wahlberg’s Municipal had previously signed Gabriel Rosado for endorsement. However, their recent collaboration is nothing less than a knockout combo. Wahlberg announced the partnership earlier this year with none other than the undisputed Light Middleweight champion Jermell Charlo.

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The 52-year-old actor took to Instagram, announcing the collaboration as Charlo flaunted some stylish apparel from Wahlberg’s Municipal. What’s more, Wahlberg is not just an actor, he is also a businessman who has built a financial empire that will last for generations to come. According to a report from CooPWB, the American actor and businessman is worth a whopping $400 million. And his recent business venture with Municipal will only increase his wealth. The brand has been growing steadily since its inception during Covid. But one question still lingers among fans. Is the sports apparel brand sponsoring Charlo?

Jermell Charlo and Mark Wahlberg partnership: Is the action actor’s brand sponsoring the champion?

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Even though Wahlberg’s Municipal is partnering with Jermell Charlo, there are no updates on Wahlberg sponsoring the champion. However, the look is available on Municipal’s online store for people looking to buy the clothes. The collaboration has brought fashion and sports together, creating a unique opportunity for fans of boxing. 

 

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Moreover, Charlo owns his own promotional company called Lions Only. The company sells a plethora of boxing merchandise, including sportswear and accessories. 

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Mark Wahlberg: A big boxing fan

Besides being a massive superstar, Mark is also a fan of boxing. Before he became a Hollywood sensation, he used to train as a boxer. He even portrayed a boxer in his self-produced movie, ‘The Fighter.’ Mark’s love for boxing even spilled into his business ventures. He co-owns a chain of restaurants called Wahlburgers. Every restaurant features some sort of boxing memorabilia and references.

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Moreover, the actor attends every major boxing match and has also worked as a promoter for several fights. His most prominent work as a promoter was during the Manny Pacquiao vs. Floyd Mayweather fight. Mark has also spoken out about the sport on many occasions, encouraging people to reap the benefits. He has especially emphasized the benefits of boxing for youth as it provides discipline and focus for young people.

Having such deep-rooted admiration for the sport, the actor rubs shoulders with several well-known names in the boxing community. His genuine admiration for the sport has made him a well-respected figure in the boxing community. According to an article from Marca, Julio Cesar Chavez, a former Mexican professional boxer, once requested Wahlberg to produce a movie based on Cesar’s life. 

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When it comes to Charlo and Wahlberg, both personalities are undoubtedly very prominent figures in their respective fields. However, a partnership between the parties has brought the two worlds together. It also provides boxing fans with a unique opportunity to indulge in fashionable yet sporty apparel. What’s more, the partnership initiated by Wahlberg paints a picture of his love for boxing. What do you think about their partnership? Do you like Jermell’s new look?

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Sudeep Sinha

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Sudeep Sinha is a Boxing Writer at Essentially Sports. He is an avid fan of the sport and remains in awe of the fighters. He is inspired by the grit and the passion that boxers possess and feels that those are essential elements in order to do well in all spheres.
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Gokul Pillai

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