Glen Tapia wiki, bio, net worth, next fight, girlfriend, dating
An American professional boxer in middleweight class Glen Tapia turned professional in December of 2008. Previous to that, he used to be promoted by Top Rank but now, he is signed with the Golden Boy Promotion. He was born as well as raised up in Passaic, New jersey. Both of his parents were immigrants of Dominican from Santo Domingo, DR. Tapia is also fluent in Spanish language. He stands at the height of five feet and eleven inches that are 1.80 m. He came into this world on 11th December of the year 1989 which has now made him reach the age of 26.
Talking about his amateur career, he made a record of 130-13. He completed in junior Olympics and he also placed in a number of Silver Gloves and Junior Golden Gloves tournaments. Despite this amateur success, Tapia’s style was much better suited for the professionals. He then won his first professional debut against Edward Smith on 13th December of 2008. After that, on 26th March of 2011, Glen scored six round decision win against Eberto Medina. His net worth is estimated to be in millions.
It was on 7th December 2013 when Tapia received his first loss in the brutal fight against James Kirkland. In that game, he was knocked out. The fight prompted him to go back to drawing board which included replacing his trainer. From the time of that fight, he has been trained by six times Trainer of the Year award winner Freddie Roach who also trains the superstar fighters Miguel Cotto, Manny Pacquiao, Ruslan Provodnikov among others. He then scored a second-round knockout against Mike Ruiz on Miguel Cotto-Antonio Margarito undercard at Madison Square Garden on 3rd December of 2011. On 8th May of 2015, he lost to Michel Soro.
A good looking and attractive boxer Tapia has now got married yet nor has a wife. He is currently in the relationship with his girlfriend named Carolin Franchi. In addition to that, he also has one child, a daughter together with his partner. The pair has named their daughter as Isabella Nouvel Tapia. There is no any news found about since when the couple has been dating. Prior to that, as Tapia was born in the month of December, his zodiac sign is Sagittarius. Besides that, to know more details regarding his bio, next fight as well as other activities, he can also get connected through his Twitter and Instagram pages.