Michael Chandler is one of the known fighters in the UFC lightweight division. He is an American mixed martial artist and has been professionally fighting since 2009. Chandler is a former three-time Bellator Lightweight World Champion and was the winner of the Bellator Season Four: Lightweight Tournament.
In 2020, it was announced that the ‘Iron’ has signed a contract with UFC and the fighter served as a backup for the bout between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Justin Gaethje at UFC 254. He is all set to fight against Dan Hooker at UFC 257 on January 23, 2021.
The ‘Iron’ started his Bellator career in the year 2010, where he was up against Scott Stapp at Bellator 31. He began with a win against his opponent via technical knockout and followed it up with wins in his next 8 fights.
This run included wins over the likes of Marcin Held, Eddie Alvarez, Rick Hawn, and Chris Page to name a few.
His bout against Patricky Freire is one of the best fights of his career. He won the Bellator Season 4 Lightweight Tournament after defeating him via unanimous decision.
His career till now has been grand, and he has delivered performances that are a visual treat for his fans. His last Bellator bout was against Benson Henderson at Bellator 243. Chandler put in a tremendous performance and won the fight via knockout.
Chandler is just unstoppable when he is inside the ring. He is known for his aggressive and violent fighting style and has claimed 9/21 wins via knockout. The 34-year-old likes to dominate his opponents throughout the fight and likes to finish them off as soon as possible.
The ‘Iron’ holds an amazing record of 21-5-0 in his MMA career. His list of honors and rewards are equally commendable and amazing. He has earned All-American honors while wrestling at the University of Missouri.
His estimated net worth is $45 million, according to Idol Net Worth.
|Residence||High Ridge, Missouri, United States|
|Active Win Streak||2|
|Net Worth |
|$45 million |
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|Marital Status/Partner Name||Married/Brie Willett|