Paige “12 Gauge’ VanZant is one of the most popular women’s MMA fighters on the UFC roster today. She was born on March 26th, 1994 in Dundee, Oregon state.VanZant holds an 8-4 overall career record and is known to be an enterprising figure in the sport. The 26-year old began her professional career back on June 30th, 2012. Chiefly she attributed her choice of career to being persistently bullied as a youngster.
Paige VanZant’s family moved to Sparks, Nevada where she began her journey in the world of combat sports. Her parents operated a dance studio which helped sow the seeds for dancing ballet, hip-hop, and Jazz. VanZant is married to Bellator Middleweight fighter Austin Vanderford from 2018. PVZ is well-known for her involvement in enterprises that span outside the cage.
VanZant has amassed a considerable social media following consisting of 2.6 million on Instagram and 331k on Twitter.
Her net worth is approximated to be within the range of $1 million to a ceiling as high as $3.5 million via Sportscasting. The net estimation would likely lie somewhere between those lines if past calculations are any indication. Her reported monthly salary of $70,000 through her sports career and backing as an author.
The 26-year old UFC Flyweight has expanded her horizons far beyond the scope of the octagon. She had a successful run reaching the finals on the 22nd season of ‘Dancing with the Stars’. Additionally, she appeared on the all-celebrity Television show ‘Chopped’ where she would be the victor. Not to mention she released a biography in April of 2018 which detailed her career and personal struggles with sexual abuse.
PVZ has garnered further acclaim as she appeared in the 2019 Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue addition. Moreover, she notably has appearances in advertisements for Columbia Sportswear and Nike.
|Height||5 ft 4|
|Fighting out of||Oregon|
|Endorsement||Nike, Columbia Sportswear|
|Birthdate||March 26th, 1994|
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