Anthony Smith

Anthony Smith: Record, Net Worth, Salary, and Endorsements

Anthony Smith's journey inside the UFC has seen several ups and downs. Nevertheless,  Anthony "Lionheart" Smith has proven time and again why he is one of the best fighters in the world today. Smith's MMA journey started way back in February of 2008.

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In a career spanning more than a decade, Smith has picked up notable wins over the likes Rashad Evans, Mauricio Rua, Alexander Gustafsson, Hector Lombard among others. At just 32, Smith is far from done and hopes to pick up the UFC's light-heavyweight championship one day.

Anthony Smith: Fighting Style

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Smith has a background in BJJ. He has a Black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. However, Smith likes to keep the fight on the feet and never shies away from engaging in a dogfight.

Anthony Smith vs Jon Jones

"Lionheart" announced his move to the light-heavyweight division after suffering a stoppage loss against Thiago Santos in the middleweight division. Smith picked up three straight victories to land a title shot against the then light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones.

While Jones dominated the better part of the entire fight, Smith showed grit and durability against someone as dangerous as Jon Jones. Additionally, Smith had the opportunity to hand Jones a loss after an illegal knee in the fourth round. However, Smith decided to continue and was praised by fight fans around the world including Jon Jones.

Anthony Smith: Achievements

Smith has picked up four "Performance of the Night" bonus awards, and a "Fight of the Night" honors. He is a former CFCC and FC middleweight champion of the world.

Anthony Smith: Net Worth and Salary

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Anthony Smith has a reported net worth of $2.5 million. Smith's highest pay-out from a UFC fight came at UFC 235 where he raked in $350,000.  Smith earned a disclosed pay-out of $135,000 in his fight against Glover Teixeira.

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NicknameLionheart
Age32
CountryThe United States of America
TrainerMarc Montaya
Height6ft 4in
Weight/ Division205 lbs (light-heavyweight) 
Reach76 inches
MMA Record 33-16-0, 0 NC
Active Win Streak0
Wins by Stoppage (Submissions & KO/TKO)30 (18 KO/TKO & 12 Submission)
Estimated Net Worth$2.5 million
TeamFactory X
Kids 3 Daughters
Marital StatusMarried