David Nyika parents are proud as he is the new New Zealand flag bearer in the 2020 Olympics. Here’s everything about his girlfriend partner and net worth.
Professional boxer David competed in the cruiserweight division. He won gold medals at the 2014 and 2018 Commonwealth Games.
Moreover, he competed at the 2017 and 2019 World Championships. Reportedly, he will compete against Moroccan Youness Baalla in his first Olympic game on July 27, 2021.
Who Are David Nyika Parents?
David Nyika was born to his parents, Susie Nyika and Simon Nyika.
Reportedly, he has three siblings – two sisters and one brother. Interestingly, his older brother, Joshua is also a member of the New Zealand boxing team.
Moreover, his older sister, Ruby Nyika is an author at Stuff NZ. As per one of her articles, she has claimed that her brother is really good at beating people.
Here’s a fun fact – he loved to beat his older brother in fights. Reportedly, David is influenced by his father and his hero is his mother.
Furthermore, he was inspired by his grandfather too. In fact, he wanted to become an Olympic long-distance runner. Sadly, his dreams shattered when he had to quit because of joint pain.
What Is Olympian David Nyika Heritage?
David Nyika belongs to East-African heritage.
Reportedly, his dad’s family escaped from Uganda during Idi Amin‘s dictatorship. At that time, Amin was known as the Butcher of Uganda.
After moving from Uganda, his family settled in New Zealand. On the other hand, David is also of English ethnicity as his mother’s family is from England.
Born and raised in Hamilton, David and his siblings are proud to be a part of New Zealand. Despite their heritage, he always wanted to represent New Zealand in international competitions.
Today, David and his entire family are proud that he will be their country’s flag bearer. Previously, Hamish Bond was supposed to be the flag bearer. But, in the last hours, David has been given this golden opportunity.
Does David Nyika Have A Girlfriend?
NZ Herald claims that David Nyika has a girlfriend.
Reportedly, she was present in the crowd when David won his second gold medal at the Commonwealth Games. However, the boxer hasn’t given any updates about his girlfriend on social media.
Well, he is on Instagram with 23 thousand followers. However, we cannot find any pictures related to his love life.
Learn About Boxer David Partner
David Nyika hasn’t revealed his partner’s name yet.
Moreover, we are unsure if they are still dating or have already married. Well, there’s no piece of information about their relationship on the internet as well.
However, one of David’s Instagram posts showcases a picture of a baby boy. We are trying to figure out if the child is David’s as the caption states “the next generation of Nyika.”
David Nyika Net Worth Explored
David Nyika’s estimated net worth is in the millions.
However, we aren’t sure about his exact earnings. Moreover, he is receiving a handsome salary at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
Furthermore, David stands at the height of 6 feet and 4 inches tall. Reportedly, he was born on February 27, 1995, and is 26 years old.