James Gallagher - Updated Dec 2023

Updated On November 18, 2023
Most Popular

Strabane, Ireland
Birth Sign

Strabane, Ireland
James Gallagher

James Gallagher is an Irish boxer and  MMA fighter. Moreover, James Gallagher currently performs in the Bantamweight division of Bellator MMA. As a featherweight, he won his first seven professional matches.

Early Life and Education

James Gallagher was born on the 24th of October, 1996, in Strabane, Ireland. According to his birth date, he is 25 years old and holds Irish nationality.

Moreover, he has a birth sign of Scorpio and believes in Christianity by religion. Regarding his ethnicity, parents, siblings, and early, he has not yet shared about it in public at the moment.

Looking at his successful career, his parents might have given him a good upbringing.

Talking about his educational career, he completed high school and majored in English and Sociology. Moreover, he is currently studying at Holy Cross College, Strabane.

James Gallagher – Net Worth 2022

As a professional fighter, he has collected a good sum of money in his professional career.

Moreover, his net worth estimated around at $700,000 which he earned during his fighting career, and has not yet revealed his salary and income in public at the moment.

Relationship Status

Regarding his relationship status and personal life, this man is in a relationship with his girlfriend, Caoimhe Harkin.

They have several photos of one another, and the fighter has referenced her in a few of his tweets. There have been no reports of an affair between the two, and they appear to be extremely happy together.

He has not yet wed, and neither does he have a spouse or kids. He also keeps his romantic relationships a secret.

Although he and his partner may get married in the future, he is currently more concerned with his work. Moreover, he is not in any controversy or scandal at the moment.

Professional Career

Talking about his professional career, James Gallagher has a five-win and one-loss record as an amateur fighter. He lost his first amateur fight, which was against Conor White.

Later, he defeated opponents like Shaun Donnelly, Matthew Mullan, and Alex McCooke. On October 17, 2015, in the CK-Cage King 3 competition, he faced off against Dennis Ahern for the first time as a professional.

James Gallagher

Caption: James Gallagher with UFC fighter Conor McGregor (Source: The Sun)

He won the fight, and for the next six fights, he maintained his winning run. On July 16, 2016, James Gallagher defeated Mike Cutting in his Bellator debut match.

The 25-year-old fighter has prevailed over opponents like Chinzo Machida, Anthony Taylor, and Gerald Gilmore.

On August 17, 2018, he was defeated by Ricky Bandejas via KO at Bellator 204. His next battle has not yet been scheduled, and he currently has a 7-1 record in mixed martial arts.

James Gallagher – Body Measurements

James Gallagher stands 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighs around 61 kg. Moreover, he has dark brown eyes with brown and his body measurement measures 35-28-36 inches.

James Gallagher

Caption: James Gallagher body measurement (Source: Instagram)

Social Media

On his Instagram page, there are more than 169k followers. Likewise, there are more than 37.8k followers on Twitter and more than 44k followers on Facebook.

In addition, he has his self-titled YouTube channel, there are more than 3.86k subscribers.