jamel herring Semper Fi

Who is Semper Fi?- Biography

Jamel Herring is known as Semper Fi in the boxing world. He is a professional boxer from the United States. Since May of this year, he has held the WBO junior lightweight title. According to The Ring and the Transnational Boxing Ranking Board, he is the world’s fourth-best junior lightweight as of November 2020.

When was Jamel William Herring born? Early life, Siblings, Birthplace, Parents

Jamel was born in Rockville Centre, New York, on October 30, 1985. He grew up in Coram, New York, as the son of Michael and Jeanine Herring. He is of Afro-American ancestry and holds American citizenship.

Professional Career

Jamel William Herring began to stand 5 feet 10 inches tall and weighs an average of 64 kilograms. Semper Fi started boxing in 2001 after trainer Austin Hendrickson invited him to his boxing gym. In the New York Junior Olympics Finals on July 20, 2002, he lost his first amateur match to Daniel Jacobs.

Herring was an American Marine, so balancing his time for boxing was challenging. He was able to play a few matches after returning from his marine mission while still in the service. He made the difficult decision to leave the US Marine Corps and pursue a career in boxing.

What is the net worth and salary of Jamel William Herring?

Jamel William Herring began started boxing in 2001 after trainer Austin Hendrickson invited him to his boxing gym. In the New York Junior Olympics Finals on July 20, 2002, he lost his first amateur match to Daniel Jacobs.

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Herring was an American Marine, so balancing his time for boxing was challenging. He was able to play a few matches after returning from his marine mission while still in the service. He made the difficult decision to leave the US Marine Corps and pursue a career in boxing.

Relationship of Jamel William Herring? Married, Children

Herring married his then-girlfriend, Jennifer Dickerson-Herring, after they had been dating for a long time. Jamel and Jennifer exchanged marital vows on September 26, 2015, promising to be together for the rest of their lives.

Jamel and his wife have known each other for over two decades and have been friends since childhood. They are both happily married and have no plans to divorce in the near future. Unlike many other couples, they can understand and support one another needs.

The father of six children is a retired Marine from the United States. When his son Kamren Herring was born in 2004, he became a father for the first time. Jamel Herring Jr. was born in 2010, Ariyanah Herring in 2009, Jazmyne Herring in 2013, and Justice Herring in 2017. Their daughter Ariyanah, who died when she was just a baby on July 27, was a devastating loss for them.


By Sagar