Laila Ali By Suhani and Vivian
Early Years . • Born December 30th 1977 • Grew up in Miami • She skipped College but went to preschool.
Family Life • Grew up with mom, dad and sister • Mom and Dad got divorced • Mother got remarried • Her stepdad was really rich
Important Contributions • Famous boxing champion • Is on Dancing With the Stars
Other Interesting Facts We Learned • Laila began boxing when she was 15 • April Fowler was the first woman she boxed • Laila never lost a boxing match in her life • MaksimChmerkovskiy and Laila are partners on Dancing with the Stars. • She won the IBA tittle with a second round knockout of Suzette Taylor on August 17.
More Interesting Facts… • She went to court for steeling a clothing • On August 23,2003, Ali fought her original inspiration, Christy Martin, beating Martin by a knockout in 4 rounds • In 2007, Ali appeared in the famous kids show YoGabbaGabba.