Choi Hyun-mi – Bio, Age, Net worth, Height, Single, Nationality, Body Measurements, Career

Choi Hyun-mi is a talented South Korean boxer. Choi Hyun-mi is known for having been the undefeated reigning world champion for 14 years since 2008.

Early life

Choi Hyun-mi was born on Nov. 7, 1990 and she is currently 31 years old. She is originally from Pyongyang, North Korea and her zodiac sign is Scorpio. This personality was North Korean until 2004. She has had South Korean citizenship since 2004.

Not much is known about the family, education and other personal details of this personality. The only known fact about her family is that her father’s name is Choi Young-Choon and he was a successful businessman in North Korea who settled in South Korea after fleeing the North with his family. Also, she has an older brother whose name is yet to be mentioned but occasionally appears on her Instagram profile. Since June 2021 she has a border collie dog.

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Caption: Choi Hyun-mi enjoying quality time with her mother and brother. Source: Instagram

career and working life

Professionally, Choi Hyun-mi is a boxer. This South Korean boxer has won two-weight world championships. She has held the WBA female super featherweight title since 2014. In the past, this boxer also held the WBA female featherweight title from 2008 to 2013. She has been a pro since 2008 and is one of the longest-fighting female boxers.

As of September 2020, The Ring ranks this South Korean boxer as the third best active female super featherweight in the world. Likewise, BoxRec ranks boxer Choi as the ninth best active female super featherweight in the world.

At the young age of 18, this boxer was asked to prepare to compete in the 2008 Olympics. This was as a member of the North Korean team. However, the International Olympic Committee decided at the time not to include women’s boxing in the competition.

Then, in 2004, boxer Choi’s father fled the country, namely North Korea. His family followed and first traveled through China. The family were smuggled through Vietnam before settling in South Korea. The Choi family eventually settled in South Korea. In the South, Choi’s promoters advertised her as “Defector Girl Boxer”.

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Caption: Choi Hyun-mi after a game win in September 2021. Source: Instagram

More details

Speaking about starting her boxing career, Choi entered the amateur ranks in 2006 in South Korea. She then won 5 national titles and turned pro in 2007. Her debut as a professional boxer was against Xu Chun Yan. Then, in August 2013, she fought for the WBA interim super featherweight title. For this title she played against Emika Raika.

Additionally, in May 2016, this professional boxer fought for Unathi Myekeni for the vacant WBG Women’s Super Featherweight title. She also won this match. In 2017, this talented boxer retained her WBA super featherweight title in two bouts.

Subsequently, in 2018, this boxer only fought in a single fight. In this fight, this boxer defended her title against Mayra Alejandra Gomez. Since this year, this Korean boxer has fought in two bouts and won both. Recently, in May 2021, this boxer was scheduled to face Terri Harper. However, Terri had to move out due to her injury. To date, this South Korean boxer remains undefeated in her professional boxing career.

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Caption: Choi Hyun-mi poses for a photo with boxer Gennadiy Golovkin. Source: Instagram

relationship status

Choi Hyun-mi is most likely singles currently. The professional boxer has not shared any social media posts or any updates regarding her love life. The boxer is likely excellent at keeping her private life away from the media or is in fact currently single. If she is indeed single, the talented boxer is sure to gain a number of lovers when she is ready as she is talented, charming and beautiful.

body measurements

Choi Hyun-mi stands about tall height by 5 feet 7 inches. Although her exact body weight is not mentioned, she is known to be a super featherweight. On the other hand, the boxer has dark brown eyes and hair of the same color.

Social Media and Wealth

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Caption: Choi Hyun-mi on a talk show with South Korean actors Lee Dong Wook and Jang Doyoun. Source: Instagram

Speaking about her social media presence, Choi Hyun-mi joined Twitter in December 2020 and her username on his platform is @hyunmichoi7. Likewise, this personality’s username on Instagram is @hyunmi.choi.7. So far that Instagram Account has gained more than 14.4k followers. This female boxer created her Youtube channel “패서프로 최현미 (Champ Choi)” on April 2nd, 2020. So far, this channel has garnered over 909.4K views and 15.3K subscribers. It continues with the South Korean professional boxer net worth from about $1 million to $5 million.

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