Stipe Miocic is the current heavyweight champion in UFC and has successfully defended his championship four times, holding the record for most consecutive successful title defenses in the history of the UFC heavyweight division with three.
He is also a former Golden Gloves boxing champion and NCAA Division I wrestler at Cleveland State University. His strengths are a combination of his boxing ability and impressive wrestling technique. Miocic and Cormier started an epic rivalry in 2018 which saw them become two of the greatest fighters in the heavyweight division, which recently ended at UFC 252 in Aug 2020.
Stipe Miocic Net Worth
Celebrity Net Worth lists reports that his net worth $4 million as of 2019. After a successful career at NAFFS, Miocic earned his debut fight against Joey Beltran at UFC 136 in 2011. Currently, there are no official details released about his earnings this year, but based on his previous match earnings, he pocketed $750,000 for beating Daniel Cormier in their third meeting and a $40,000 sponsorship bonus.
Stipe Miocic Age
He was born in Euclid, Ohio in August 1982. He is now 37 years old and has completed 9 years in Ultimate Fighting Championship.
— Stipe Miocic (@stipemiocic) September 13, 2018
Stipe Miocic vs Daniel Cormier
The duo shared an intense rivalry fighting each other thrice in three years. Cormier won the first battle between the two at UFC 226. A year later in 2019, Miocic avenged his defeat and won the UFC Heavyweight Championship.
At the recently concluded UFC 252, Miocic defeated Cormier via unanimous decision, to retain his title. Cormier decided to announce his retirement after the fight.
Stipe Miocic Height and Weight
The American stands at 6 ft 4 in (193 cm) and weighs 233 lb (106 kg).
Stipe Miocic MMA Record
He holds a 20-3-0 record in UFC since his debut in 2011. Miocic holds the record for fight-night bonus awards, with 9, the most in the UFC heavyweight division’s history.
He has won 15 of his 20 fights via KO/TKO and has only suffered 2 KO losses.
Stipe Miocic Tattoos
The back of the 3-time UFC champion has a tattoo on the center of his back which shows some design in Chinese letters which means “spirit of the white horse”. The upper part of Stipe Miocic’s right foot is tattooed with Croatian GRB (coat of arms). The back of the Stipe Miocic’s right leg has a tattoo of his family crest.
Stipe Miocic Social Media and Personal Life
The Ohioan is an active user on Twitter and Instagram and has 1.2 million followers. He now ranks at #3 in the pound-for-pound rankings making him one of the most popular faces in the sport.
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Miocic also works as a part-time firefighter paramedic in Ohio.
He married Ryan Marie Carney on June 18, 2016, at the Divine Word Catholic Church in Kirtland, Ohio. On January 20, 2018, Miocic announced that the couple are expecting a baby girl.
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It has been 4 years since I got to marry my best friend! @mrs_miocic, babe thank you for being amazing! We have been on such a great ride and it’s going to get even better! No one I rather spend it with! Thank you for making me better and always helping me reach for what I want and pushing me! Most importantly thank you for being the best mother to our baby girl, so lucky to have you leading us! I love you so much and can’t wait as the journey becomes even better with you with ever year! Happy Anniversary love!
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