|Full name||Jai Opetaia|
30 June 1995 |
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
|Height||1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)|
|Weight||91 kg (201 lb)|
|Club||All Sorts Wellbeing & Fitness Centre — Wyong|
Jai Opetaia (born 1995) is a Samoan Australian amateur boxer who won the Light Heavyweight title at the 2011 Junior World Championships then qualified for the 2012 Olympics as a Heavyweight at the age of 16, making him the youngest ever Australian Olympic boxer.
Opetaia, a southpaw counterpuncher, won the Junior World title in Kazakhstan in July 2011.
At the Olympic qualifier in Canberra 2012 he had a tough final against New Zealander David Light but prevailed 15:10.