What is Nico Ali Walsh Height and Weight? The American professional boxer stands tall at 6 feet 0 inches (1.83 m) and weighs 72 kg (158 lbs). Aside from Nico Ali Walsh height and weight, we will also look at the biography of the boxer, including his age, career, education, net worth, parents, siblings, wife, and children.
Nico Ali Walsh who was born on July 11, 2000, in Chicago, Illinois, United States, is 23 years old as of 2023. He celebrates his birthday on the 11th of June every year.
Career and Education
Prior to turning pro in the year 2021, Ali Walsh spent a few months of training with the famous boxing coach Abel Sanchez, in Big Bear Lake, California. After he had a “limited” amateur boxing career with a total of 30 fights, Walsh was able to make the switch to professional in early 2021. He started working with Tyson Fury’s current trainer, SugarHill Steward who is promoted by Bob Arum’s Top Rank, who also promoted 27 of his grandfather’s fights.
Walsh made his professional for the first time against Jordan Weeks on the Joshua Franco vs. Andrew Moloney III undercard on 14 August 2021. He was victorious in the fight with an early technical knockout.
Walsh was scheduled to take on James Westley II, in his second professional fight on the 23rd of October 2021 on the undercard of the WBO super featherweight championship, between Shakur Stevenson as well as Jamel Herring, winning the fight by a third-round technical knockout.
He won the fight on an unbeaten third-round technical knockout. Walsh took on Reyes Sanchez on December 11, 2021, on the undercard of Vasyl Lomachenko against Richard Commey. In his last boxing match of the year, he won the fight with a majority vote, with scores of 40-36, 38-38, and 39-37.
On the 29th of January 2022, Walsh faced Jeremiah Yeager on the undercard of the WBC super featherweight title eliminator between Xavier Martinez and Robson Conceicao, winning the fight by a second-round technical knockout.
On April 30, 2022, Walsh faced Alejandro Ibarra. The fight was on an undercard of the WBC and WBO Super featherweight unification bout between Shakur Stevenson and Oscar Valdez. Walsh won the fight by first-round knockout. Walsh added that he was hoping to continue actively fighting before reaching the professional level for a year.
Walsh’s second-time fight against Reyes Sanchez ended in a draw as Walsh did not enjoy the way he fought against the Mexican fighter, since Walsh believed it was a close fight. One judge believed that the fight was drawn, which led to the majority decision. Walsh defeated Reyes Sanchez in the second round of the fight at Pechanga Arena in San Diego, California.
Walsh completed his high school at a local school in Chicago where he was raised but has not revealed the specific school he attended. He later attended the University of Nevada in Las Vegas. While Walsh was at high school, his mother was reluctant of him to become a boxer and wanted him to consider other career options.
Nico Ali Walsh has an estimated net worth of $10 million. He made his money throughout his career as a professional boxer. His annual, monthly, or weekly earnings are however not available yet.
Parents and Siblings
Nico Ali Walsh was born to Rasheda Ali, the daughter of Muhammad Ali and Robert Walsh. His mother Rasheda is an American Actress, Speaker, and Author, while his father Robert is a chef. He grew up along with his brother Biaggio who is a collegiate football player.
Walsh is the grandson of Muhammad Ali, who is regarded the greatest heavyweight boxer of all time, and also the nephew of Laila Ali.
Wife and Children
Nico Ali Walsh is not married and does not have a husband and children as well. However, he is currently believed to be in a relationship with his girlfriend Tavin Hays, who is a college student at Lowa University. There is not much about their relationship on the internet as thye couple does not share details about their romance.