Laila Ali (Laila Amaria Ali) is the daughter of late legendary Boxer, Muhammad Ali. She was born on December 30, 1977 in Miami Beach, Florida. She is also retired Boxer like her Father, Muhammad ALI as well as Television Personality who is quite huge inspiration for many athletes. She has encouraged many women to join boxing and smash all the stereotypes. At the start, her father was against with her, joining boxing but after seeing her success with good performance, he changed his mind and accepted her decision. In a row, she has won many matches and titles. Now she is working as a Health and Fitness expert after taking retirement from boxing.
Laila Ali Is Married To Husband Curtis Conway
Despite the fact the athlete is married now, Laila was once a Divorcee after a failed marriage. Laila Ali’s first husband was Johnny Yahya McClain (more than her partner).Through her sister, the former couple was met during the Birthday party of Laila’s Late Father as he become 57.They married on August 27, 2000 but they are separated after 5 years without disclosing any reason about and they had no kids.
Two years later, Laila Ali met and married second Husband, Curtis Conway. They married on 23rd July 2007 in the presence of their family and friends .The Couple gave birth to two kids, Curtis Muhammad Conway was born on 26th of August 2008 and Sydney Jurldine Conway was on 4th of April, 2011.Besides, Curtis has also three kids from past relationship; Twins Kelton and Cameron and also a Daughter Leilani was born in 1999. Love shown all around and they form one huge family.
Laila Ali Net Worth
Laila Ali has a net worth estimated at USD10 Million. It is difficult to put exact value on her salary. She managed 24 wins, o losses and o draws retiring undefeated in 2007 throughout her entire career. She started boxing in 1999 for period of eight years. She got to promote a variety of merchandise in commercials after receiving many brand endorsement deals. Laila Ali also played in the music video by herself, DENY BY DEFAULT_ the rock band. Although, from the promotions, all the money she has made is nothing compared to the fortune she fixed for television.
Laila Ali Bio: Age, Early Life
The female athlete celebrates her birthday on 30th December, 1977 and making her 43 years of age. From her star sign (Capricorn), she gets her astrological predictions.
Laila Ali Height, Weight
Laila Ali is 178 cm long in feet inches and her height is 5’10”and weight is 174 lbs. or 72 kilograms approximately. She has a gorgeous black eye color and also black hair color. Her Body measurement is 36-28-37 for her chest, waist and hips respectively. She has maintained her figure through a balanced diet or exercise. She wears size 12 shoes according to the US standards.
Laila Ali Education Details
At Santa Monica College, she earned a degree in Business Management. While handling school she worked as a stylist and then owed a nail-Salon. After some time, she left her salon and started her professional career in the Boxing at the age of 18 years.
Laila Ali Career Details
She diligently participated in the boxing ring from 1998-2007. She made her DEBUT by fighting against April Fowler in 1999. Laila wanted to fight against Jackie Frazier-Lyde and her dream came true in 2001.She won all 8 rounds against Frazier. She fought against her boxing ingenuity, Christy Martin in 2003. Stunningly, she knocked Christy in 4 rounds. In 2007, she took retirement from boing. She has fought 24 matches and has won the all 24 matches in her boxing profession.
Laila Ali Controversies And Rumors
Being a Female in Boxing career and a daughter of Muhammad Ali upraise many controversies. Laila received a lot of criticism as well. According to some origin, one of the Boxing champion (Ann Wolf) have claimed in one interview that they have challenged Ali privately but eventually Ali sidestepped it.
She had rumored to separate her husband back then Johnny McClain in early 2005 and she did really separate her ways with Johnny McClain in the late 2005.