Lehlo Ledwaba Net Worth, Wife Age And Cause Of Death

South African Boxer Lehlo Ledwaba Passes Away – Cause Of Death

South African Boxer Lehlo Ledwaba Passes Away – Cause Of Death

How much is Lehlo Ledwaba net worth? He must have made a fortune over his lifetime. The professional boxer died at the age of 49. 

Lehlo Ledwaba turned pro in 1990 and in 1999 captured the vacant IBF super-bantamweight title with a decision victory over John Michael Johnson.

He retired from boxing after his loss to Maxwell Awuku on 24 November 2006.

Lehlo Ledwaba: Net Worth

Lehlo Ledwaba net worth has not been disclosed. 

As a professional boxer, he must have earned a good fortune out of his career. 

He defended the belt 5 times before losing it to Manny Pacquiao via TKO to earn Pacquiao his second world championship in two weight divisions.

Ledwaba had a total of 43 fights in which he had 36 wins. 

The South African was able to be successful in his career. Although he had many amateur fights, he started to record them back in 1987.

Before spending a year on the senior circuit, he won a national junior title, where he won another national title.

Who Is Lehlo Ledwaba Wife?

He is married and has two children. 

His wife’s name and details have not been revealed. Similarly, there is no information regarding his girlfriend mentioned on the web. 

Lehlo lived in Johannesburg with his family. 

Lehlo Ledwaba: Age & Height 

Lehlo Ledwaba age is 49 years old. 

He was born on July 27, 1971, at Soweto, Gauteng. Further, Lehlo stands at the height of 5 feet and 6 inches. 

What Was The Cause Of His Death?

One of South Africa’s most talented fighters, Lehlohonolo Ledwaba, who won a South Africa title and world titles at three different weights, passed away from the Covid 19 virus on his way to hospital on Friday.

Ledwaba would have turned 50 on July 27. 

Lehlo Ledwaba Obituary 

As soon as the tragic news came out, many including his friends and fans have been sharing their condolences and sympathies through social media.

Manny Pacquiao was one of the firsts who tweeted: “So sad to hear the passing of Lehlo Ledbawa! He was a true champion in and out of the ring and left behind an amazing legacy. RIP champ!”

One sadly wrote: “Another taken by COVID Lehlo Ledwaba.” This is while a lot of fans are tweeting: “R.I.P. Lehlo Ledwaba.”

Many tributes and obituary notice has been made on Twitter, and fans have been posting sad grief on the passing of the legendary boxer.

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