WATCH: Prince Naseem Hamed’s Son Dances Around and Hits the Punching Bag Like His Father

Published 04/05/2021, 12:00 PM EDT


With his charismatic persona and incredible in-ring skills, Prince Naseem Hamed became a household name in the boxing world. The latter saw him become the featherweight champion of the world at an early age.

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He defended his title for six years before losing to Marco Antonio Barrera. Ultimately, Naseem Hamed retired at 28 and disappointed his fans. While he still holds a recognizable position in the sport, his son Aadam Hamed is trying to follow in his father’s footsteps.

Aadam wishes to become a professional boxer this year and has already begun training alongside his legendary father. Meanwhile, fight fans can relive a glimpse of Naseem Hamed as Aadam has already showcased some of his unique abilities.

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The youngster recently posted a quick video in which he replicated Prince Naseem Hamed’s moves. Akin to his father, he showcased speed skills and danced around, while hitting the punching bag.

Aadam didn’t even look at the bag and kept his eye on the camera. This made many fans reminisce about the old days of Prince Naseem. So, Aadam’s pro debut can garner a lot of attention from the fans and stage him as one of the most famous youngsters in the sport.

Will Aadam Hamed be the next Prince Naseem Hamed?

It’s hard to find someone like Prince Naseem Hamed, especially when he has left such a vast impact on the boxing world. In a career of 37 fights, he has lost just one, boasting a record of 36-1. The numbers speak for themselves.

However, Naseem Hamed was more than just the number. Starting from his entrance to mic skills and charisma, he was an absolute entertainer in boxing. So, carrying forward his legacy may not be a walk in the park for Aadam Hamed.

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However, if he decides to craft his own journey, the youngster has all the necessary accolades on his corner. He can learn some valuable lessons from his father and following a few hardcore training camps, Aadam Hamed can rightfully be the next big thing in the sport.

Do you think Aadam Hamed will be as great as his father?

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Raj Sarkar

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A senior boxing writer at EssentiallySports, Raj Sarkar is a mass media graduate who is currently pursuing his master’s degree in broadcast journalism. In addition to his current role, he has worked with the MMA team at EssentiallySports and has interviewed prominent fighters such as Ritu Phogat and 'The Red King' Rory MacDonald. He combined his bachelor's degree with his adoration for combat sports and has a combined 2000 plus bylines in MMA and boxing over the last two years.

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