Naseem Hamed Net Worth

Naseem Hamed Net Worth 2023: Wiki Biography, Married, Family, Measurements, Height, Salary, Relationships

Naseem Hamed net worth is
$33 Million

Naseem Hamed Wiki Biography

Naseem Hamed, also known by his nickname “Prince” Naseem or “Naz”, is a former professional boxer, born on 12th February 1974 in Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England. He was the holder of world championships at featherweight, including IBF, WBO and WBC titles. He was also the lineal champion, IBO champion and held the European bantamweight title. He is ranked as the 14th best British boxer of all time.

Have you ever wondered how rich Naseem Hamed is? According to sources, it has been estimated that Hamed’s overall net worth is $33 million, accumulated thanks to an extremely successful boxing career. During his active years of boxing, Naseem was multiple-awarded and praised, which significantly raise his popularity and net worth.

Naseem Hamed Net Worth $33 Million

Hamed was born to Yemeni parents who immigrated to the UK. He started practicing sport when he was seven years old, when his father sent him to a gym to learn to defend himself as he was very small. However, his talent and southpaw style soon marked him out, and he started boxing professionally at flyweight in 1992. Naseem rose through the ranks rapidly, knocking out numerous opponents. When he was 20, he won the European bantamweight title, and the WBC International super bantamweight title the same year. Thanks to his unique style and talent, Hamed soon won a large fan base and great popularity. In 1995, although he had never boxed at featherweight category, he was named the WBO #1. Two years later, he won the IBF title by defeating long-time champion Tom Johnson, however, due to boxing politics which involve the IBF’s mandatory challenger, Hamed was forced to give up his title. Later that year, he made his US debut, covered by numerous media outlets as he defeated former WBC title holder Kevin Kelley, starting a series of his fights on HBO.

In March 2000 Naseem easily overpowered Vuyani Bungu, the former undefeated long-reigning IBF super bantamweight title holder, one of the most impressive wins of his career. Following a hand injury requiring surgery, two months before the fight for the International Boxing Organization World featherweight title against Marco Antonio Barrero, Hamed was 40 pounds overweight. Despite trying to intensify his trainings, he didn’t manage to defeat his opponent, thus losing his Lineal championship. In May 2002, he returned to the ring, for what turned out to be his final match. He unconvincingly defeated European champion Manuel Calvo and was booed by the 10.000 fans who were watching. Hamed announced his retirement soon after, stating that the reasons for his retirement were mostly due to chronic health problems. His record ended at 36-1, with 31 knockouts or TKOs.

When it comes to his private life, Naseem has been married to Eleesha since 1998. Naseem is a Muslim and often recited the Takbir out loud before entering the ring. In 1999, he was awarded the M.B.E in the Queen’s New Year’s Honours List for his services to boxing, but it was removed in January 2007 following a conviction for dangerous driving in the UK. In 2015, Naseem was inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame.

Full NameNaseem Hamed
Net Worth$33 Million
Date Of BirthFebruary 12, 1974
Place Of BirthSheffield, United Kingdom
Height1.64 m
Weight58 kg
ProfessionProfessional Boxer, Actor, Film producer
SpouseEleasha Hamed (m. 1998)
ParentsSal Hamed
SiblingsNabeel Hamed, Riath Hamed, Murad Hamed
1Inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame in 2015.
2Beginning a 15 month prison sentence for dangerous driving [May 2006]
3Planning possible comeback fight against WBC Featherweight hitlist In-Jin Chi. [April 2004]
4His M.B.E. (Member of the Order of the British Empire) was removed on January 2, 2007 for his conviction of dangerous driving in the United Kingdom.
5He was awarded the M.B.E. in the 1999 Queen's New Year's Honours List for his services to boxing.


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Top of the Pops1996TV Series performer - 1 episode


The Fighter2010/Ispecial thanks


Naseem Hamed2011Himself
The Daily Politics2006-2009TV SeriesHimself
Pacquiao vs. Hatton: The Battle of East and West2009TV MovieHimself
The Podge and Rodge Show2006-2009TV SeriesHimself
Heroes: Best of British Boxing2009VideoHimself
This Morning1996-2009TV SeriesHimself
The Graham Norton Show2007TV SeriesHimself
202 Greatest Knockouts: Final Round2007VideoHimself
Naseem Hamed: Best Of2007Video documentaryHimself
Showtime Championship Boxing: 20 Years Later2007TV MovieHimself
Michael Parkinson's Greatest Entertainers2007TV Movie documentaryHimself
Quite Frankly with Stephen A. Smith2006-2007TV SeriesHimself
101 Greatest Knockouts: Round 22006VideoHimself
Football Top 10 & Boxing Top 102006VideoHimself
Frank Warren Presents: Best of Boxing2006VideoHimself
Rome Is Burning2006TV SeriesHimself
ESPN 100: The Top 100 Sports Moments of 20042005TV MovieHimself
Ring of Fire: The Emile Griffith Story2005DocumentaryHimself
ESPN SportsCentury2002-2004TV Series documentaryHimself
Naz: Little Prince Big Fight2002TV Movie documentaryHimself
Prince Naseem Boxing2001Video GameHimself
Boxing Heroes2001VideoHimself
The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn1999-2001TV SeriesHimself
Dennis Miller Live1999-2001TV SeriesHimself
The Rosie O'Donnell Show2001TV SeriesHimself
Entertainment Tonight2001TV SeriesHimself
Late Night with Conan O'Brien1999-2001TV SeriesHimself
HBO Boxing2000Video GameHimself
Suns Boxing Top Ten2000VideoHimself
Pass the Mic2000TV Series
The Perfect Punch2000VideoHimself
Sports Illustrated's 20th Century Sports Awards1999TV SpecialHimself
The Prince Who Is King1999VideoHimself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno1998TV SeriesHimself
Prince Naseem's Greatest Hits1998Video documentaryHimself
Harry Carpenter Presents Boxing Bedlam1998VideoHimself
Late Lunch1998TV SeriesHimself
Friday Night's All Wright1998TV Series documentaryHimself
Access Hollywood1997TV SeriesHimself
Sports Review of the Year 19971997TV SpecialHimself
MTV Europe Music Awards 19971997TV SpecialHimself - Presenter
Celebrity Ready, Steady, Cook1997TV SeriesHimself
Licence to Thrill: Prince Naseem Hamed1996Video documentaryHimself
Clive Anderson All Talk1996TV SeriesHimself
Top of the Pops1996TV SeriesHimself
Lords of the Ring: The Very Best of British Boxing1996VideoHimself
Fantasy Football League1995TV SeriesHimself - Guest Manager
Natural Born Thriller: Prince Naseem Hamed1995Video documentaryHimself
The Word1994TV SeriesHimself

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The Mavericks2016TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself

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