Kid Galahad (United Kingdom)

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Name: Kid Galahad
Birth Name: Abdul Bari Awad
Hometown: Sheffield, Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Birthplace: Doha, Qatar
Stance: Orthodox
Height: 169cm
Reach: 170cm
Pro Boxer: Record

Trainer: Dominic Ingle (2009-)
Promoter: Mick Hennessy (2009-2014), Eddie Hearn (2018-)

Regional & Minor Titles

  • WBC International super bantamweight title
  • BBBofC British super bantamweight title
  • EBU European super bantamweight title
  • Commonwealth Boxing Council super bantamweight title
  • IBF Youth super bantamweight title
  • IBF Inter-Continental featherweight title


  • In May 2015, Galahad was banned for 2 years following a failed drugs test. He tested positive for banned substance stanozolol, an anabolic steroid. Galahad made his return to the ring on April 30th, 2016 after his ban was cut short by 6 months. [1]

Preceded by:
Josh Warrington
IBF Featherweight Champion
2021 Aug 07 – 2021 Nov 13
Succeeded by:
Kiko Martinez