- Date of Birth
- Age 30 Years Old
- Famous Name El Animal
- Country Ireland IE
- Birth Name Jason Robert Quigley
- Birth Place Ballybofey, Donegal
- Net Worth $1 Million
- Nationality Irish
- Ethnicity Mixed
- Profession boxer
- Currently Working For WBO, IBF
- Children Sierra
- Girlfriend April McManus(engaged)
- Religion Christian
Jason Quigley is a well-known Irish professional boxer. He has been fighting in professional matches since 2014. Jason held the WBC-NABF middleweight title from 2017 to 2019 and currently holds the WBO–NABO middleweight title. Quigley won gold medals at the European Amateur Championship, U-23 Championship and Youth championships for Ireland as an amateur.
Jason Quigley was born Jason Robert Quigley on May 19, 1991, in Ballybofey, Donegal, Ireland. He rose to fame only after his successful career, so much about his early life and parent is under the radar. Jason has not shared a word about his education and academic qualification. Talking about his physical appearance, Quigley stands six feet and one inch tall and weighs 72 kg.
Jason Quigley's Journey from Amateur Titles to WBO Titles
Jason started training for boxing at a very early age. He was an extremely promising boxer from his early days. The boxer rose to number one in both the AIBA European and World amateur rankings. Quigley rose to fame in 2009 after winning his first international event at the 2009 European Youth Championships. In 2011, Jason won gold at the 2011 'Gee Bee' Multi-Nations tournament.
In 2012, Quigley won his second international gold medal at the European U-23 Championships for middleweight in Kaliningrad. While training in his amateur career, He trained for professional boxing matches. The following year, Jason won one gold medal at European Amateur Championship and a silver medal at the World Amateur Championships. In April 2014, The boxer announced his professional debut and signed with Golden Boy Promotions.
Jason made his professional debut in July 2014 against Howard Reece and won the match via TKO in the first round. In 2014, He fought in two more matches and won both of them. The following year, Quigley fought in six matches and won all of them and remained undefeated. In 2017, Jason won his first title of vacant WBC-NABF middleweight against Glen Tapia. In July 2019, The boxer lost his title to Tureano Johnson.
In May 2021, Jason won the vacant WBO-NABO middleweight title against Shane Mosley Jr. In his professional career of twenty matches, The boxer has lost just one match and won the rest of them. He is set to face Demetrius Andrade for the WBO middleweight title.
Net Worth, Salary and Earning
Jason Quigley has an estimated net worth of more than $1 Million. Unlike other professional boxer's Jason is not open about his earnings. Quigley is very much early in his career and shall be making millions in the future. The salary of a professional boxer ranges from $50,000 to more than a million.
Married Life and Children
Jason is engaged to his longtime girlfriend, April McManus. The love birds recently got engaged in a private ceremony. They have been together for some time. Following their posts, we can be sure that April and Jason are the proud parents of a daughter, Sierra. The family of three is living a happy life.
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