Rico Verhoeven

Professional Dutch kickboxer

Rico Verhoeven
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Ricardo Verhoeven is a professional Dutch kickboxer who currently competes in the heavyweight division of GLORY.

Who is Rico Verhoeven? Childhood, Parents, Education, and Nationality

Rico’s full name is Ricardo Verhoeven. He was born in Bergen op Zoom, the Netherlands in the year 1989.

On April 10, Rico celebrates his birthday. As of 2022, Rico is 33 years old. However, his nickname is Prince of Kickboxing, King of Kickboxing.

However, his parent’s name is Jos Verhoeven and Jacqueline Deurloo.

Moving towards his siblings, he has a sister named Nadia Tsouli.

Talking about his educational background, there isn’t any information regarding Rico’s educational background.

Furthermore,  Rico holds Dutch nationality and his horoscope is AriesIn addition, Rico’s ethnicity is Dutch people.

How did Rico Verhoevenstart his Career?

Talking about his career, Rico turned pro in kickboxing at the age of 15 and has dominated the kickboxing world ever since. Likewise, Bloody named him Kickboxer of the Year in 2013.

Thus, in 2014, the fighter was awarded the Glory Heavyweight World Championship Tournament title. Also, he has successfully defended his Glory Heavyweight Championship title nine times.


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Besides that, Verhoeven was well-known for his early professional rivalry with Daniel Ghiță. Similarly, he was usually victorious against Ghiță, a well-known figure in the kickboxing world.

Consequently, he was named the 2016 Kickboxer of the Year by Moreover, he won the Glory Fighter of the Year award the following year.

So, in a match against Jamal Ben Saddik, the King of Kickboxing won the Glory Knockout of the Year. Meanwhile, in 2017, he was named Fighter of the Year by

Furthermore, he was also named Glory Highlight of the Year in 2019. Currently, he was crowned Glory 77 Heavyweight Tournament champion in 2021.

Rico Verhoeven | Book Publications and Movies

Rico has not written a book himself but a well-known writer Leon Verdonschot wrote a book based on Verhoeven’s career and personal life.

Likewise, he has appeared in four movies to date named Kickboxer: Retaliation, Ferdinand, Angry Birds 2, and Undercover.

Similarly, he had a small role in the 2018 movie Kickboxer: Retaliation where he played Moss. Moreover, he played as Diederik-Jan in De Film van Dylan Hagens.

Meanwhile, Rico recently starred in the 2020 Netflix movie Underground where he was the bodyguard of drug Kingpin Ferry Bouman.

Is Rico Verhoeven Single? Spouse, and Kids

Moving toward his love life, Rico is happily married to Jacky Duchenne.

Meanwhile, Verhoeven and Duchenne were together for thirteen years, and the couple has three children from the relationship. Their children’s names are Mikayla Verhoeven, Jazlynn Verhoeven, and Vince Verhoeven.


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How old is Rico Verhoeven? Height, Weight, and Body Measurement

Discussing his body measurements, Rico was a Dutch professional kickboxer and had an athletic body throughout his lifetime.

He stood at a tall height standing at 6 ft 5 inches (196 cm). Therefore, he weighs 264 lb (119.6 kg). Likewise, Rico’s hair is black and his eye color is light grey.

Unfortunately, the detailed information regarding Rico’s body measurements, dress size, and shoe size are still unknown.

How much does Rico Verhoeven earn? Net Worth, and Salary

Regarding his net worth and salary status, Verhoeven is a Dutch professional kickboxer.

Rico gains so much fame as one of the most successful professional kickboxers.

Furthermore, his occupation as a Dutch professional kickboxer is estimated to have a net worth of $3 million.

In addition, he earns well through sponsorships and other endorsements.

Where can we contact Rico Verhoeven? Social Media Presence

Regarding his social media platforms, Verhoeven is very active on social networking sites such as Facebook, and Twitter.

Through Jung’s social media account, he has drawn tons of fans’ attention as a  Dutch professional kickboxer.

In addition, his Instagram has gained over 1.9M Followers whereas he has 79k Followers on Twitter.


Quick Facts:

Full Name Ricardo Verhoeven
Birth Date April 10, 1989 
Birth Place Bergen op Zoom, Netherlands
Nick Name Prince of Kickboxing, King of Kickboxing
Religion Christian
Nationality Dutch
Ethnicity Dutch people
Education Not Available
Horoscope Aries
Father’s Name Jos Verhoeven
Mother’s Name Jacqueline Deurloo
Siblings Sister; Nadia Tsouli
Age 33 Years Old
Height 6 feet and 5 inches (196 cm)
Weight 264 lb (119.6 kg)

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