Joanna Jedrzejczyk

Joanna Jedrzejczyk 2021: Record, Net Worth, Salary and Endorsement

Joanna Jedrzejczyk was one of the most dominant UFC champions. She might be the most dangerous athlete now, but it was not always her goal. Born in Poland, Joanna took up fitness classes at 16. She then transitioned to Muay Thai and kickboxing.

In 2012, she made her professional MMA debut and disposed of her first three opponents inside two rounds.

With an undefeated record of 6-0, Joanna made her UFC debut. As of 2021, she is #2 in the UFC women's strawweight rankings and #6 in UFC women's pound-for-pound rankings.

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Joanna Jedrzejczyk: UFC Career

She dominated Juliana Lima in her first UFC match. Her next match against Claudia Gadelha was rather controversial. Many believed that the Polish star lost the fight. Yet the judges granted Jedrzejczyk the split decision victory. Joanna Jedrzejczyk then fought former strawweight champion, Carla Esparza. The 'Boogeywoman' established her dominance early and tore apart the former champion. She made Esparza look like an amateur inside the cage. The referee had no option but to call off the fight in the second round.

Joanna destroyed her next five opponents and almost came close to breaking Ronda Rousey's record for most title defenses by a woman. Unfortunately, she lost her title when she attempted to defend it for the sixth time.

TAMPA, FLORIDA - OCTOBER 11: Joanna Jedrzejczyk of Poland poses on the scale during the UFC Fight Night weigh-in at the Westin Tampa Waterside on October 11, 2019 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC)

Going into the fight with Rose Namajunas, Joanna talked a lot of trash and possibly lost a couple of fans. Although she was a heavy favorite to win the fight, she was stopped in the very first round. It was her first-ever MMA loss. Joanna tried to reclaim the belt in her next fight, but was unsuccessful. She holds a record of 10-4 in her UFC career.

Joanna Jedrzejczyk: Fighting Style

Jedrzejczyk has fundamentally sound striking. Her extensive experience in Muay Thai and Kickboxing sets her apart from the rest. She is relentless in her offense and can move in and out on her opponent easily.

She is also incredibly difficult to take down. And even if someone takes her down, it is impossible to keep her there.

Her brutal trash talk has also become a part of her game. She verbally destroys her opponents ahead of the fight and tries to establish psychological dominance.

Joanna Jedrzejczyk: Achievements

Jedrzejczyk has won five gold medals in IMFA World Championships. She has the most title fights in UFC women's history, and she is also the first Polish UFC champion. She was the 2014 women's strawweight of the Year.

Joanna has won three Fight of the Night Bonuses and One Performance of the Night Bonus. She holds a proud record of 16-4-0 in her MMA career.

Joanna Jedrzejczyk: Injury

The 'Boogeywoman' attempted to recapture the strawweight gold in 2020 against Weili Zhang. The bout was an absolute war, and many pundits even considered it as the Fight of the Year. During the match, Joanna suffered one of the nastiest injuries in MMA. The Polish fighter developed a massive hematoma on her forehead and was unrecognizable by the end of the fight.

Although Joanna did not win the title, she definitely won a lot of fans that night.

Joanna Jedrzejczyk: Controversy

Before her fight against Zhang Weili, Joanna uploaded a photoshopped picture of herself and the Chinese champion. In the picture, Joanna was wearing a gas mask, referring to the Coronavirus outbreak in China. This move upset many fans, and Zhang even fired back at the former champion. Nevertheless, Joanna issued an apology afterward.

Joanna Jedrzejczyk: Net Worth and Salary 2021

Joanna has earned over $2,292,000 in her UFC career according to The Sports Daily. Jedrzejczyk has an estimated net worth of $4 million according to Celebrity Net Worth.

Joanna Jedrzejczyk: Endorsements 2021

In 2015, Joanna struck an endorsement deal with Reebok.

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How to Contact Joanna Jedrzejczyk?

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Age33
BornAugust 18, 1987
CountryPoland
GymAmerican Top Team
Height5 ft 6 in
 Weight/Division strawweight (115 lbs), flyweight (125 lbs)
Reach65 in 
Record16-4-0, 0NC
Active Win Streak0
Wins by Stoppages5 (4 KO/TKOs, 1 Submission)
Net Worth$4 million
 Endorsements Reebok
 Partner Unknown
 Marital Status Unknown
 Kids Unknown