Ryan Burnett

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Birthday
21, 1992
Birthplace
Belfast, Ireland
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
21, 1992 (age 26)
Birthplace
Belfast, Ireland

About

Irish bantamweight who became the unified bantamweight world champion upon his October 2017 victory against Zhanat Zhakiyanov to win the WBA bantamweight title. He had previously won the IBF bantamweight title in June 2017 in a bout against Lee Haskins. 

Before Fame

His interest in boxing began at age 4. His pinnacle youth achievement came in 2010 at the Youth Olympic Games when he won the gold medal in the boxing light flyweight division. 

Trivia

He won the WBC's then-vacant International bantamweight title in February 2016. He previously won the British bantamweight title in November 2015 by defeating Jason Booth. 

Family Life

He has three brothers. 

Associated With

He trained at the same gym as Carl Frampton as a young boxer in Belfast, Northern Ireland.