Pernell Whitaker net worth: Pernell Whitaker is a retired skilled boxer and is now knowledgeable boxing coach who has a net worth of $5 million. Pernell Whitaker has earned his net worth by his years within the boxing career and has earned himself the titles of IBF Light Welter weight Champion, WBC, WBA, and IBF Lightweight Champion, WBA Light Middleweight Champion, WBC Welterweight Champion and NABF Lightweight Champion, and was named Fighter of the Year in 1989 by Ring Magazine, and BWAA Fighter of the Year in 1989 and 1993. He gained an Olympic Gold Medal in 1984. Whitaker is finest recognized for his defensive expertise and started his boxing profession on the early age of 9, and through his beginner years was referred to as “Sweet Pete,” which was later modified to “Sweet Pea.” After retiring from boxing, Whitaker has change into knowledgeable boxing coach and has skilled boxers like Dorin Spivey, Joel Julio, Calvin Brock, and is the top coach for Zab Judah. Pernell (Sweet Pea) Whitaker was born in Norfolk, Virginia in 1964, he was married to Rovanda Whitaker which resulted in a divorce. They have 4 youngsters, Pernell Jr, Devon, Dominique, and Dantavious. Pernell Whitaker has gained 40 out of 46 skilled fights and 17 of them have been wins by KO. In his beginner profession he has gained 201 out of 214, with 91 by KO’s.