Mario Barrios

Mario Barrios 2022: Record, Net Worth, Salary, and Endorsements

Mario 'El Azteca' Barrios is one of the best rising prospects of boxing's modern era. Before settling down in the super lightweight division (Mario Barrios' weight class in his last fight), he also fought in the welterweight division. As of 2022, the 26-year-old is ranked as the world's sixth-best active super lightweight by The Ring.?

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Mario Barrios: Professional Career

As per Mario Barrios' BoxRec profile, 'El Azteca' has a splendid professional boxing record of 26-1. Out of his 26 victories, 17 came via T/KO.?

The 26-year-old made his professional debut on November 11, 2013, where he defeated Rigoberto Moreno via a first-round TKO. He then claimed 20 consecutive victories before defeating Jose Roman via RTD (Round 8) for the then-vacant WBA Inter-Continental welterweight title in his 22nd pro fight.?

After two fights, 'El Azteca' beat Batyr Akhmedov for the then-vacant WBA (Regular) super lightweight title via unanimous decision in 2019. In October 2020, he made his first successful title defense against Ryan Karl, winning via TKO in the sixth round.

Then, 'El Azteca' found himself in one of the toughest fights of his career, Mario Barrios vs. Gervonta Davis. His fight against 'Tank' Davis took place on June 26, 2021, at the State Farm Arena in Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.?

Barrios suffered the first-ever loss of his professional career as Davis dethroned him to claim the WBA (Regular) super lightweight title via TKO in the eleventh round.?

Now, Barrios will step inside the squared circle in another high-profile fight. 'El Azteca' will clash against former welterweight champion Keith Thurman.?

Barrios vs. Thurman will take place on Saturday, February 05, 2022, at the Michelob Ultra Arena (formerly known as the Mandalay Bay Events Center) in Paradise, Nevada, U.S.

Mario Barrios: Personal Life

'El Azteca' was born on May 18, 1995. He currently resides in San Antonio, Texas, USA. Mario Barrios' sister Selina Barrios is also a professional boxer.

It is believed that Mario Barrios' girlfriend's name is Jaden. Besides that, not much is known about his love life.

Mario Barrios: Net Worth 2022

As of January 2022, Barrios has a net worth of around $3 million, according to His biggest fight purse came from his title clash against Gervonta Davis, where 'El Azteca' took home a large sum of $1.5 million.

Furthermore, his net worth is expected to rise significantly, considering his upcoming mega-fight against Keith Thurman in February 2022.

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Height5? 10?
Weight Class140 lbs (Super lightweight)
Marital StatusNA
CountryUnited States of America
HometownSan Antonio, Texas, USA
Address/ResidenceSan Antonio, Texas, USA
Endorsements/SponsorsSNAC Nutrition, national powerhouse attorney?Thomas J. Henry (official sponsor)
Net Worth$3 million
BirthdateMay 18, 1995
Record26-1 (17 T/KO)
AchievementsFormer WBA (Regular) super lightweight champion and WBA Inter-Continental welterweight title
Nickname 'El Azteca'