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Ola Afolabi is a professional boxer who has competed in the cruiserweight division. He is a former WBO Inter-Continental Cruiserweight Champion and has also held the IBO Inter-Continental Cruiserweight title. Afolabi was born in London, England, on 15 March 1980. He began boxing at the age of 12 and had his first amateur fight at the age of 14. He went on to win the London ABA Championship in 1998 and 1999. Afolabi turned professional in 2000 and won his first professional fight in 2001. He went on to win the WBO Inter-Continental Cruiserweight title in 2006 and the IBO Inter-Continental Cruiserweight title in 2007. Afolabi has fought some of the biggest names in the sport, including former world champions Jean-Marc Mormeck, Marco Huck, and Ola Afolabi. He has also fought former world title challengers Enzo Maccarinelli and Valery Brudov. As of 2021, Ola Afolabi's net worth is estimated to be around $2 million.

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Age 44 years old
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Born 15 March, 1980
Birthday 15 March
Birthplace London, England
Nationality United Kingdom

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Ola Afolabi Height, Weight & Measurements

At 44 years old, Ola Afolabi height is 6 ft 3 in and Weight Super middleweight Light heavyweight Cruiserweight.

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Height 6 ft 3 in
Weight Super middleweight Light heavyweight Cruiserweight
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Dating & Relationship status

He is currently single. He is not dating anyone. We don't have much information about He's past relationship and any previous engaged. According to our Database, He has no children.

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Ola Afolabi Net Worth

His net worth has been growing significantly in 2022-2023. So, how much is Ola Afolabi worth at the age of 44 years old? Ola Afolabi’s income source is mostly from being a successful Boxer. He is from United Kingdom. We have estimated Ola Afolabi's net worth , money, salary, income, and assets.

Net Worth in 2023 $1 Million - $5 Million
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After defeating 2 journeymen, Afolabi got a rematch against Huck on 5 May 2012, for Huck's WBO Cruiserweight championship, which would be in Germany as in their first match. In their previous bout, it was a very close fight ending with Huck escaping with a razor-thin majority decision victory. However, in the rematch, it was even closer than the first bout, with a brutal 12 rounds in a great fight. Unfortunately for Afolabi, the fight ended in a split draw, and Huck retained his WBO belt.


After his 4th fight with Huck, a 10th round stoppage loss, Afolabi decided to call time and announced his retirement.


In March 2009 he scored another upset KO by defeating former WBO World Cruiserweight champion Enzo Maccarinelli to win the Interim WBO cruiserweight title in Manchester, England.


The win that put him into the limelight came over undefeated highly touted Golden Gloves champion Eric Fields whom he KO'ed in 2008. He was immediately signed to a promotional contract with Duva Boxing. Afolabi subsequently made his national television debut on ESPN's Friday Night Fights, winning a unanimous decision over DeLeon Tinsley.


Afolabi began his professional career in 2002, fighting at super middleweight and light heavyweight. In 2003 he was outpointed by Allan Green, prompting a full-time move to cruiserweight in 2004. He beat a small heavyweight clubfighter in Willie Chapman and added James Walton and Michael Simms to his victims. He also knocked out former Cruiserweight Champ Orlin Norris.


Olawale O. "Ola" Afolabi (born 15 March 1980) is a British professional boxer. He is a two-time former WBO interim cruiserweight champion, as well as a two-time former IBO cruiserweight champion. Nicknamed "Kryptonite", Afolabi was known in the ring for his slickness, counterpunching skills and durability. Born to Nigerian parents, Afolabi resides in California, where he also trained for the majority of his career.