How rich is Asafa Powell?
Asafa Powell Net Worth:
|Birth date:||November 23, 1982|
|Birth place:||Spanish Town, Jamaica|
|Height:||6 ft 2 in (1.9 m)|
|Weight:||192 lbs (87.09 kg)|
|Profession:||Track and field athlete|
|Siblings:||Donovan Powell, Michael Powell, Vaughn Powell|
|Nominations:||Laureus World Sports Award for Sportsman of the Year|
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Asafa Powell is a Jamaican sprinter with the estimated net worth of $6.5 million. He brought in his net worth as he specializes in the 100 meters. He is well known for his power to consistently break the 10-second hurdle in competition. His total personal best is 9.72 seconds and that is the fourth fastest time in the history of the event. He has broken the 10-second hurdle (80 times) legally more times than anyone else as of July 2011.
Asafa Powell Net Worth $6.5 Million
Produced on November 23, 1982 in Spanish Town, Jamaica, Powell is the youngest of the six sons born to two ministers. Powell attended Ewarton Primary School and Charlemont High School both in St. Catherine, Jamaica. Because he has endured from pre-race anxiety, he has underperformed his abilities in a few major races. Powell was a competitor in the 2004 Athens Olympics and also the 2008 Beijing Olympics. Sadly, he just ended fifth in both cases. During the 2012 Olympics, he concluded just in the eighth position after injuring his crotch.
Powell won a bronze and also a silver medal in the 100m and 4x100m relay race respectively at the 2007 Osaka World Championships. He has been successful in the Commonwealth Games where he won two gold and one silver medal. Powell won a bronze in the 100m plus a gold medal in the relay race through the 2009 World Championships. He has won five times in the IAAF World Athletics Final and was formerly the 100m world record holder for the event.