Shavkat Rakhmonov

Shavkat Rakhmonov 2022: Record, Net Worth, Salary, and Endorsements

Shavkat Rakhmonov is a professional mixed martial artist currently competing at the Ultimate Fighting Championship. The Kazakh national made his pro debut in the year 2014 and has been dominating in the MMA world ever since.

'Nomad' competes in the welterweight division of the UFC and was a former M-1 welterweight champion and KZMMAF champion. Currently, he stands at #15 in the UFC's welterweight rankings.

Personal Life and Background of Shavkat Rakhmonov

Shavkat Rakhmonov was born in Uzbekistan and fought under the Uzbek flag. However, later, he took Kazakh citizenship in the year 2017 and has been representing the nation ever since.

ABU DHABI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - OCTOBER 24: (L-R) Shavkat Rakhmonov of Kazakhstan submits Alex Oliveira of Brazil in their welterweight bout during the UFC 254 event inside Flash Forum on UFC Fight Island on October 24, 2020 in Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

Shavkat Rakhmonov has a sister, Sora Rakhmonova, who is also a mixed martial artist. 'Nomad' likes to listen to Kazakh songs and likes to watch boxing, wrestling and soccer apart from MMA.

Rakhmonov became the first Kazakh fighter to be signed by the UFC. In 2020, he made his UFC debut and submitted Alex Oliveira at UFC 254: Khabib vs. Gaethje.

Shavkat Rakhmonov: What is his ethnicity?

Shavkat Rakhmonov is of Kazakh descent. He belongs to the Altynbay tribe of the Kazakhstan region.

Fighting Style of Shavkat Rakhmonov

'Nomad' has a solid wrestling base as he is a master in combat sambo. Apart from sambo, Rakhmonov has also trained in boxing and can prove to be lethal in the striking department as well.

Popular fights of Shavkat Rakhmonov

Although Rakhmonov has suffered two losses in his amateur career, the Kazakh national has remained undefeated in his pro career. 'Nomad' has fought fifteen times as a professional and all of his fights have ended up in a finish.

The only person to defeat Rakhmonov (in his amateur career) was Gadzhimurad Khiramagomedov, who defeated him twice in a row via unanimous decision.

ABU DHABI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - OCTOBER 24: (R-L) Alex Oliveira of Brazil kicks Shavkat Rakhmonov of Kazakhstan in their welterweight bout during the UFC 254 event inside Flash Forum on UFC Fight Island on October 24, 2020 in Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

Rakhmonov's most popular fights have been against Alex Oliveira, in his UFC debut, and his 1st round finish against Carlston Harris at UFC Fight Night: Strickland vs. Hermansson.

Rakhmonov also fought Michel Prazeres in 2021, where he finished Prazeres in the second round via a rear naked choke.

Now, Rakhmonov is slated to fight longtime UFC welterweight Neil Magny, who will prove to be his toughest challenge yet. Magny is on 2 fight winning streak and will look to extend it at the co-main event of UFC Fight Night: Tsarukyan vs. Gamrot.

Shavkat Rakhmonov: Net Worth in 2022

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According to Media Referee, Rakhmonov has a net worth of $1 million. Most of which comes from his esteemed MMA career. Rakhmonov also earned $50,000 as Performance Of The Night bonus when he finished Carlston Harris in the first round at UFC Fight Night: Strickland vs. Hermansson.

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 NicknameNomad
Age27
Born23-10-1994
NationalityKazakh
ResidenceKokshetau, Kazakhstan
Height6'1"
Reach77"
Leg Reach42"
MMA Record15-0-0
Active Win Streak 15
Net Worth $1 million
 Weight/Division170 lbs / Welterweight
 Marital Status/Partner Name NA/NA

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