Who Is Duke Ragan Father? His Family & Personal Life Details

Published Date: 26 Jul, 2021 Updated date: 28 Jul, 2021 By Phil

Duke Ragan has advanced to the Round of 16 of the Men’s featherweight competition on the ongoing Summer Olympics. The young boxer is set to face Kazakhstan’s Serik Temirzhanov on 27 July 2021, where he will be looking to seal his spot in the further rounds.

How much net worth does Duke Ragan have? Who is his father? Get answers to these questions and explore more about Duke Ragan parents, dating, age, height, and facts.

Duke Ragan is an American professional boxer who plays in the featherweight division. Previously, he competed in the bantamweight division, winning silver medals at the 2017 World Championships and the 2019 Pan American Games.

Who Is Duke Ragan Father? Age, Bio, Parents, Height

Duke Ragan’s father Derek Ragan is the one who introduced Duke to the boxing sport for the first time ever. Duke used to see his dad and his older brother, Louis Walker, break their sweat and train all day long.


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The young boxer was born Derek Ragan Jr. in 1997 in Cincinnati, Ohio, the United States. He is 23 years of age and celebrates his birthday on 18th September every year. With American nationality, Duke holds African-American ethnicity.

After being inspired by his parents and brother, Duke used to put on a pair of boxing gloves to hit the heavy bag in his basement. Eventually, he had his first bout in 2008, when he was just 9.

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About 5 feet and 5 inches (1.65 meters) tall in height, Duke graduated from Western Hills High School.

Duke Ragan Net Worth, Olympics

Duke had his first bout on 26 November 2006, which he won comprehensively. Since then Duke has continued to develop as a professional boxer and has had many accomplishments to his name including silver medals at the 2017 World Championships and 2019 Pan American Games.


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Back in August 2020, Duke reportedly penned a multi-year promotional contract with Bob Arum’s Top Rank. In his debut match against Luis Alvarado, Duke managed a win following a first-round technical knockout (TKO) victory.

To the recent, Duke is representing the United States at the ongoing Tokyo Olympics. Playing in the featherweight division, Duke registered a win over France’s Samuel Kistohurry in the round of 32. He is set to compete in the round of 16 on 27 July 2021.

Duke’s professional net worth remains under review.

Is Duke Ragan Dating Anyone?

Duke Ragan is yet to reveal any details regarding his dating and relationship life. Besides, there is no detail regarding his possible girlfriend or past affairs on the internet.

However, we know that Duke is a proud father of his daughter, Kynnedi, who was born on Valentine’s Day of 2017. Kynnedi is Duke’s biggest inspiration as he looks at her every morning and gets inspired to become much better than he was the previous day.

As per some wiki sources, the name of Kynnedi’s mother is Jamika Campbell.

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Some Interesting Facts About Duke Ragan

  • His name Duke came from his father, who was nicknamed Duke for a long time.
  • Duke was named the Male Athlete of the Month for September 2017 at the Team USA Awards.
  • Duke’s biggest influence is Rau’shee Warren, a three-time U.S. Olympian who held the IBO and undisputed WBA title from 2016-17.
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