Eddie Hearn (born June 08, 1979) is a British Director, Sports Promoter, Managing Director, and Social Media Personality from Dagenham, East London. He is best known for being the group managing director of Matchroom Sport.
It is a sport event promotions company. It was first launched by Eddie’s father Barry Hearn. The various sports endorsed by the company are Pool, Darts, Table Tennis, Bowling, Golf, Fishing, Poker, and Gymnastics.
Furthermore, Hearn also serves as the director of the Professional Darts Corporation. His main responsibilities are to focus on boxing and its promotions. He is even responsible for meeting the company’s exclusive televised boxing deal with Sky Sports.
On November 13, 2019, Eddie slammed Shannon Briggs for his fixing claims made on the fight between KSI vs Logan Paul on his social media. He even blasted on Jake Paul as he also claimed to conduct rematch between them.
The incident took place when KSI won the bout over his bitter rival held in Los Angeles. Later, Briggs showed rage on the referee and scorecards after the fight.
Early Life, Parents & Education
Sports Promoter whose real full birth name is Edward John Hearn was born on the 8th of June 1979 in Dagenham, East London, England. Hence, Eddie Hearn’s age is 40 years old, as of 2019. His zodiac sign is Gemini.
His dad currently works as a leader & the owner of Matchroom Sport and an entrepreneur. Edward’s mother “Susan Hearn” is a homemaker and has a sister named Katie Hearn.
As of education, the promoter remained a student at Brentwood School for a few years. But he failed to make it into the sixth form. Later, he played cricket and football at a decent level.
As per the source, Barry Hearn requested the authorities to let him stay in the school for his sporting record. However, the school did not grant his appeal. John Hearn then enrolled in Havering Sixth Form College in Romford.
|Real Full Birth Name||Edward John Hearn.|
|Profession||Director, Sports Promoter, Managing Director, and Social Media Personality.|
|Famous for||being the group managing director of Matchroom Sport.|
|Age (As of 2018)||40 years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||June 08, 1979.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Dagenham, East London, England.|
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight.|
|Ethnicity||White Caucasian Descent.|
|Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Gemini.|
|House In||Essex, England, United Kingdom.|
|Social Media Account Stats||Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/eddiehearn/?
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 6' 4".
Centimeters: 193 cm.
Meters: 1.93 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 101 Kg.
Pounds: 224 lbs.
|Body Measurements (Chest-waist-hips)||44-34-38.|
|Shoe Size (UK)||11.|
|Parents||Father: Barry Hearn.
Mother: Susan Hearn.
|Siblings||Sister: Katie Hearn.|
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Wife/Spouse Name||Chloe Hearn.|
|Daughter||Sophia and Isabella Hearn.|
|Alma Mater.||Havering Sixth Form College.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Christian Bale.
Actress: Emilia Clarke.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Italy.|
|Love to do||Travel and Music.|
|Favorite Food||Continental Cuisine.|
|Net worth (approx.)||$50 million US dollars (As of 2019).|
|Salary, Income & Earnings||--|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Eddie Hearn
- In May 2018, his company collaborated with streaming service DAZN to sign a boxing deal worth $1 billion US Dollars.
- In his successful career, Eddie promoted various big events including Joshua vs. Klitschko at Wembley Stadium.
- Furthermore, it is dubbed as one of the biggest fights in boxing history.
- As per the source, Edward Hearn many world champions like Amir Khan, Kell Brook, Rocky Fielding, Joshua Buatsi, Luke Campbell, Danny Jacobs, Billy Joe Saunders, Tony Bellew, Tevin Farmer, Maurice Hooker, Katie Taylor, Hughie Fury, and others.
- The 40-years-old sports promoter is a married man and tied the knot with his wife “Chloe Hearn” many years ago.
- The couple also shares two children together i.e. two daughters named Sophia and Isabella Hearn.
- Eddie Hearn’s height is 6′ 4″ (193 cm tall) and weighs around 101 Kg (224 lbs).
- As a social media personality, he has an amazing fan-following on Instagram having more than 710+ k followers.