Bogdan Dinu is an extremely talented Romanian professional boxer who fights in the heavyweight division. He is the 2013 Bigger's Better champion and a two-time gold medalist (won in 2003 and 2004). Likewise, his performance has led him to be ranked as the number three pro boxer in the WBA's heavyweight rankings.
Born in 1986, Bogdan Dinu celebrates his birthday on the 15th of August every year. He is currently 34 years old and goes by the birth name of Bogdan Marius Dinu. Likewise, he hails from the suburbs of Buzau, Romania.
His zodiac sign is Leo. There isn't much to talk about when it comes to his family life and education. The pro boxer has successfully kept the details of his parents, siblings, and academics behind the curtains.
Bogdan initially started his career as an Independent Special Actions and Intervention Service (SIIAS) agent. Later on, he gained interest in boxing and shifted towards it while maintaining his job as an Independent SIIAS agent.
In the initial phase of his boxing career, he only represented his country, Romania, on the international stage. While doing so, he won several medals, including three bronze medals, one silver medal, and two gold medals. After some years, he decided to compete in amateur boxing.
In his debut bout on July 16, 2006, he faced the very experienced Robert Helenius. Unfortunately, he faced defeat in his debut. In the next year, he faced Kubrat Pulev and Alexander Povernov and was defeated both times. After three straight losses in his amateur career, Bogdan decided to turn professional.
On April 19, 2008, he fought in his professional debut bout against Stephane Tessier and was victorious. The win gave him the much-needed confidence. Following that, he never looked down on his past and continued to record wins.
Some of the opponents he defeated on his way up were Shawn McLean, Nikolay Marinov, Muhammed Ali Durmaz, Avery Gibson, Kertson Manswell, Marino Goles, Irakli Gvenetadze, and Marcelo Luis Do Nascimento. Likewise, he was also able to emerge as the 2013 Bigger's Better champion.
Bogdan's 17-wins streak was broken on November 17, 2018, when he fought against Jarrell Miller for the WBA-NABA interim and vacant WBO-NABO heavyweight titles. In the next bout, he was once again defeated by Kubrat Pulev via a KO. Despite two straight losses after such a great win record, his confidence wasn't down.
He backed up and returned on the winning ways. He defeated Osborn Machimana on December 14, 2019, and Frank Bluemle on October 3, 2020. He is currently preparing for his upcoming bout against the British boxer Daniel Dubois. The match will take place on June 5, 2021, and the winner will be crowned as the WBA interim heavyweight champion.
The 6 feet 5 inches tall Romanian pro boxer has an excellent win record in his professional career, which has directly influenced his earnings. In addition, he has a good lifestyle, as evident via his Instagram pictures. So, how much is his net worth? As per sources, Bogdan Dinu has a net worth of around $1 million - $2 million.
The 2004 Romania National Amateur Boxing Championships Gold medalist is a happily married man who has a beautiful wife. However, as the pro boxer doesn't like to share much about his personal life, he has kept all of the details of his partner up to himself only.
Nonetheless, he has shared quite a few pictures on his Instagram handle, hinting at his blissful marital life. Not only he has a wife, but he also has children. He and his undisclosed wife are blessed with a son.
But, due to Bogdan's privacy, the details of his son are also not known. However, despite such privacy, he feels quite comfortable to flaunt some lovely pictures alongside his wife and son through his Instagram handle. Going by that, it seems he has a wonderful marital and parental life.