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Burzis Kanga Bio, Age, Career,Wife and Divorce, Net Worth, Height

Burzis Kanga is an American tennis coach. Currently, he is the head coach for the New Orleans Privateers. He is mostly known as the ex-husband of Hoda Kotb

Burzis Kanga Biography

Burzis Kanga is an American tennis coach. Currently, he is the head coach for the New Orleans Privateers. He is mostly known as the ex-husband of Hoda Kotb but has kept a low profile since his divorce.

Burzis Kanga Age

Burzis was born in the United States of America. His date of birth is not known. Kanga holds an American nationality and belongs to mixed(Tanzanian-Egyptian) ethnicity.

Burzis Kanga Education

As regards Kanga’s academic qualification, he earned a Bachelor of Science Business in 1984. However, we are unknown to the details of his school education.

Burzis Kanga Career

The veteran coach Kanga has many coaching experiences. Prior to his coaching job, he also played for several teams including UNO and on the professional satellite tennis circuit of USA, Mexico, and Europe.

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He was one of the coaches at UNO from 1986 to 1989 and again in 2003. In 2008, he started coaching Lakefront as the head coach. His divorce affected his career for some time but he has kept his career on a successful path.

Currently, Kanga is the head coach for the New Orleans Privateers. He is coaching both men’s and women’s team for ninth consecutive years.

Burzis Kanga Wife and Divorce

Previously, he was married to Hoda Kotb until 2007 and after his divorce, and on February 6, 2008, they legally separated. He proposed her in May 2005 and decided to take vows in December 2005 in Punta Cana.

Burzis Kanga Net Worth

As regards Kanga’s salary, there are not any concrete details. However, his net worth is estimated at around $1 million.

Burzis Kanga Height

He has a height of 5 feet 10 inches.

HODA’S EX-HUSBAND TELLS ALL! BURZIS BLAMES DIVORCE ON KOTB’S ‘ILLNESS’ & ‘MISTAKES’

The ‘Today’ host ended her marriage to Kanga around the time of her cancer diagnosis.

Honda Kotb Opens a New Window. was married to former tennis coach Burzis Kanga for less than two years before she suddenly filed for divorce in February 2007. Now, the Today show host’s ex-husband is telling all on what ended their marriage exclusively to RadarOnline.com.

Kotb met Kanga at an event for the American Heart Association on Valentine’s Day in New Orleans. They had a whirlwind romance, as he proposed in May 2005. They tied the knot in Punta CanaOpens a New Window. in the Dominican Republic that December.

But their marriage wouldn’t last forever, as the anchor filed for divorce on February 15, 2007. It was finalized in February 6, 2008.

“We had some differences,” Kanga told Radar. “My father was ill. She was ill. It was a difficult time. Those were personal reasons for both of us.”

Although Kanga wouldn’t disclose Kotb’s exact illnessOpens a New Window., she revealed she was diagnosed with breast cancer in February 2007.

“The divorce happened under difficult conditions,” he explained. “Those were personal reasons for both of us. In hindsight, there was a level of immaturity on my part, the mistakes I made. It was unfortunate we were married for a short time. It’s a shame it transpired that way.”

In addition to Kotb’s illness, Kanga continued that moving to New York from New Orleans to be with his wife also put a strain on their marriage opens a New Window…

“I was not used to the big city I guess,” he said. “New York can be overwhelming. I’ve lived in New Orleans for 30 years now. This is my home.”

Although Kanga was “surprised” Opens a New Window. when she filed for divorce, he had only good things to say about his ex-wife.

“I will always cherish our memories,” he said. “She is the epitome of class. I think the world of her. We had great memories together.”