Paul Gallen (born August 14, 1981) is an Australian Heavyweight Boxer and Rugby League Football Player from Sydney, Australia. He created the best NRL record in 2018. Furthermore, he played 18 NRL seasons with Luke Lewis, Cameron Smith, and Andrew Ettinghausen.
Paul was the former captain and representative of New South Wales State of Origin team. On the other hand, he made his NRL with the Sharks team in 2001. Gallen appeared in the final of the season his team defeated Brisbane.
Sharks recorded their most significant victory in 2005 with 68 points. Meanwhile, Paul managed to score points for his team. However, he faced severe bulging disc issue in his back. He was unable playing in the 2006 season.
Though, Gallen landed in a controversy Anthony Laffranchi. He commented about the face of Anthony. On the other hand, the Sydney Morning Herald told that he should face jail punishment. Paul’s name also dragged in the drug scandal of 2011.
Trivia, Parents, Siblings & Education
Paul Gallen was born on the 14th of August 1981 (age 38 years old) in Sydney City. He has played his junior league matches with Wentworthville Magpies. Moreover, Paul also involved in the junior system of Parramatta Eels. His dad named Garry Gallen, turned out to be his biggest strength.
Additionally, Gallen got help in studies from him. He graduated from Parramatta Marist High School. Peter Gallen is Paul’s brother.
Girlfriend, Love Relationships & Wedding
Paul revealed that he is married for a long time. Furthermore, his loving partner is Anne Gallen. They moved to have two kids Charly Gallen (daughter) and Cody Gallen (son).
Mr. Gallen resides with his family members in Cronulla, Sydney.
|Real Full Birth Name||Paul Gallen.|
|Profession||Former Rugby League Footballer & Heavyweight Boxer.|
|Famous for||His boxing match with Barry Hall.|
|Age (As of 2019)||38 years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||August 14, 1981.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Sydney (South Wales, Australia).|
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight.|
|Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Leo.|
|House In||Cronulla, Sydney (Australia).|
|Social Media Account Stats||Instagram: instagram.com/paulgallen13.
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 11".
Centimeters: 180 cm.
Meters: 1.8 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 103 Kg.
Pounds: 229 lbs.
|Body Measurements (Chest-waist-hips)||43-34-38.|
|Shoe Size (UK)||12.|
|Parents||Father: Garry Gallen.
Mother: Not Known.
|Siblings||Brother: Peter Gallen.|
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Dating History?||In love with Anne.|
|Wife/Spouse Name||Anne Gallen.|
|Highest Qualification||High School Graduate.|
|School||Parramatta Marist High School.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Tom Cruise.
Actress: Emma Mackney.
|Dream Holiday Destination||London & Serbia.|
|Favorite Color||Brown & Grey.|
|Love to do||Playing Football, Shopping & Cooking.|
|Favorite Food||Pasta, Butter Chicken & Rice Cake.|
|Net worth (approx.)||$5 Million.|
|Earnings, Income & Salary||$1 Million US Dollars.|
|Home Address||Living in Cronulla, Sydney.|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Paul Gallen
- Gallen began his amateur boxing career during 2012.
- He fought his debut match with Hikawera Elliot (New Zealand Boxer).
- Paul luckily won his first match.
- However, he took a break from boxing and planned his ring return in mid-2019.
- He is ready for the fight with Barry Hall.
- In 2018, Paul was the panelist 100% Foody program.
- On the other hand, he achieved 50,000 meters and became the first player in NRL history to do so.
- He received nine victories out of his ten boxing matches.
- Paul Gallen’s physical statistics include his height, i.e. 5 feet 11 inches (180 cm) and weight 103 Kg (229 in Pounds).
- Additionally, Gallen’s net worth earned $5 Million US Dollars (2019). He made around $1 Million income from his rugby and boxing matches.