James Gallagher

by John Max 04 Nov,2018
James Gallagher
Body Stats
Height 5 Feet 9 Inch
Personal Info
  • Birth Name James Gallagher
  • Birth Place Northern Ireland
  • Famous Name The Starbanimal
  • Net Worth $700,000
  • Nationality Irish
  • Ethnicity White
  • Profession MMA fighter
  • Currently Working For Bellator MMA
  • Currently Married No
  • Affair with Caoimhe Harkin
  • Girlfriend Caoimhe Harkin

The Irish mixed martial artist, James Gallagher, also known as The Strabanimal currently performs under the Bantamweight division of Bellator MMA. He is associated with the Straight Blast Gym Ireland. The fighter made his professional debut in 2015. 


At only 22, Gallagher has shown great potential in the octagon. He has a record of 6 wins and a loss so far. His current net worth is approximately $700,000. Furthermore, he is dating a girlfriend named Caoimhe Harkin. 

James Gallagher Net Worth and Salary

As of 2019, Gallagher has an estimated net worth of $700,000. The young mixed martial artist earns a good amount from his professional MMA career. The fighter has a handsome salary.

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Furthermore, he owns a number of cars as well including an Audi.

James Gallagher is still at the beginning of his career and he has more to offer. His net worth is expected to increase as he progresses in his career. 

James Gallagher Girlfriend and Personal Life

Talking about his personal life, Gallagher is seemingly in a relationship with his girlfriend named Caoimhe Harkin. The fighter has mentioned her in few of his tweets and they have some pictures together. The two look very happy together and there have been no rumors of them having affairs.

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Gallagher is yet to get married and he doesn't have a spouse or children. He is also tight-lipped regarding his relationships. He and his girlfriend may get married in the future, however, right now Gallagher is more focused on his career.

James Gallagher Bio and Early Life

A native of North Ireland, James Gallagher was born on October 24, 1996, under the star sign Scorpio. He is of Irish nationality and ethnic background. There is not much information about his parents or siblings.

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Gallagher had an interest in fighting from a young age, He even dropped out of school to continue his training in MMA at the age of 15. His parents were first hesitant but eventually supported his decision.

James Gallagher Career

As an amateur, James Gallagher has a record of five wins and a loss. His debut amateur bout was against Conor White and lost the fight. He later won bouts against Alex McCooke, Matthew Mullan, Shaun Donnelly and more. 

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Gallagher's first professional fight was against Dennis Ahern on October 17, 2015, in the CK-Cage King 3 event. He won the bout and continued his winning streak for the next six fights. James Gallagher made his Bellator debut against Mike Cutting on July 16, 2016, in a winning effort.

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The 22-year-old fighter has defeated fighters like Anthony Taylor, Gerald Gilmore, Chinzo Machida, and others. Gallagher lost to Ricky Bandejas on August 17, 2018, in Bellator 204 via a KO. His next fight is yet to be announced and so far he has an MMA record of 7 wins and 1 loss. 

James Gallagher Facts 

James Gallagher has a perfect height of 5 feet and 9 inches and he weighs 145 lbs. He has quite a fan following on his social networking sites like Twitter and Instagram where he shares his career ventures and personal events. 

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