Last updated on August 14th, 2021 at 02:41 am
Facts About Galal Yafai
|30 Years Old
|Place Of Birth
|Kal Yafai and Gamal Yafai
|5 ft. 4 inches
|Source of Wealth
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Galal Yafai is a British professional and Olympic gold medalist amateur boxer. He won a silver medal at the 2017 European Championships and gold at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in the light-flyweight division. He then won a bronze medal at the 2019 European Games in the flyweight division. He also competed at the 2016 Rio Olympics and won gold at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
What is Galal Yafai Famous For?
- Being a professional and Olympic gold medallist amateur boxer.
Where is Galal Yafai From?
Galal Yafai was born on 11 December 1992. His birthplace is Birmingham, England. Detail about his parents has been kept secret and not been disclosed yet. He is the son of Yemeni parents. He has two brothers who are also boxers. He is the younger brother of boxers Kal Yafai and Gamal Yafai. He holds British nationality. He belongs to mixed ethnicity. His horoscope sign is Sagittarius.
Galal Yafai Career
- He started his career as a boxer.
- He has complete at different international levels for his nation and has won many matches.
- At the 2016 European Boxing Olympic Qualification Tournament held in Samsun, Turkey, he defeated Samuel Carmona Heredia of Spain by unanimous decision in his semifinal to secure his place in the 2016 Olympics. He then won his round of 32 fights defeating Simplice Fotsala of Cameroon but lost his Round of 16 fight to Joahnys Argilagos of Cuba.
- At the 2017 European Championships, he won a silver medal and gold medal at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in the light-flyweight division.
- In the 2019 European Games, he won a bronze medal in the flyweight division.
- He then qualified to represent Great Britain at the 2020 Summer Olympics where he won the gold medal in the flyweight division beating Carlo Paalam of the Philippines in the final.
Galal Yafai Girlfriend
Looking at his personal life, he is not married. He is focusing on his professional career as a boxer. He might be dating a beautiful girl at present or might be single. Any updates on his love life will be updated here.
Galal Yafai Height and Weight
Galal Yafai stands at a height of 1.64m i.e. 5 feet and 4 inches tall. He has a bodyweight of 52kg. He has an athletic body build. His eye color is black and his hair color is brown. His sexual orientation is straight.
Galal Yafai Net Worth
Galal Yafai earns from his professional career as a boxer. His income is from contracts, salaries, bonuses, and endorsements. As of 2021, his estimated net worth is not revealed yet. Any updates on his net worth will be updated here soon.
Trivias About Galal Yafai You Need To Know.
- He is the younger brother of boxers Kal Yafai and Gamal Yafai.
- Prior to focusing full-time on his boxing career, he worked shifts at a car manufacturing factory in Solihull.
- He won a silver medal at the 2017 European Championships and gold at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in the light-flyweight division.
- He then won a bronze medal at the 2019 European Games in the flyweight division.
- He won the gold medal at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.