Lewis Burton Bio, Wiki
Lewis Burton is an English tennis player who is best known for being the boyfriend of the late radio presenter, Caroline Flack. He started playing tennis at the age of seven and reached a career high ranking of 172 on the Juniors circuit, achieved in July 2010.
Along with George Morgan, Burton reached the final of the boys’ doubles at Wimbledon in 2010. However, they lost the final 6–7(4), 4–6 to the fellow British pairing of Tom Farquharson and Liam Broady. In 2011, George Morgan won the boys’ doubles title with Mate Pavić, with Burton being too old to compete. In 2012, Lewis and Morgan, now both too old for the boys’ tournament, were given a wildcard into qualifying for the men’s doubles at Wimbledon. The two qualified for the main draw, where they lost to Olivier Rochus and Steve Darcis in the first round, by a scoreline of 6–4, 5–7, 6–7(3), 4–6.
Lewis Burton Age
Burton was born Lewis Steven E. Burton on 23 March 1992, in Bexley, England. He is 31 years old.
Lewis Burton Height
Burton stands at a height of 6 feet 4 inches (193 cm) tall.
Lewis Burton Girlfriend
Burton was dating television presenter Caroline Flack from early 2019 till the time of her death on February 15, 2020. She was best known for presenting on series such as Love Island and The X Factor, replacing long-standing presenter Dermot O’Leary on the latter.
In December 2019, police were called to the couple’s flat in Islington, North London after Caroline Flack allegedly assaulted Burton with a lamp to his head. During proceedings, Burton insisted that he did not consider himself a victim, instead of describing himself as a witness. Burton stated that he hoped to continue the relationship; however, Caroline was found dead in her flat on 15 February. The day before her death, Burton posted a sweet message to her on Valentine’s Day.
Lewis Burton Net Worth
Burton has an estimated net worth of between $1 – $ 5 million US dollars.
Caroline Flack Death
Flack died on February 15, 2020, at the age of 40. A lawyer for her family confirmed that Caroline had died by suicide.
Her family released a statement confirming her death. The statement read, “We can confirm that our Caroline passed away today on the 15th [of] February. We would ask that the press respect the privacy of the family at this difficult time.”