When it comes to the world of combat sports, the Ali last name is synonymous with boxing. It’s pretty much royalty in the realm of The Sweet Science.
Widely regarded as one of the greatest boxers of all time, Muhammad Ali is a three-time heavyweight boxing world champion with 19 title defenses to his name.
Ali’s daughter Laila is a two-division boxing world champion and went undefeated in 24 professional contests. The latest member of the family tree to step into the squared circle and make a name for himself is Nico Ali Walsh, Ali’s grandson. He’s 8-1 with 1 No Contest in his career.
One member of the Ali family however, Biaggio Ali Walsh, is making a name for himself in a different space of combat sports. Biaggio is the brother of Nico and is currently 5-1 as an amateur in mixed martial arts (MMA).
Biaggio discusses his reason for fighting and grandfather's generosity:
Biaggio tells Tony his mental process pre-fight: