Do you want to know about the richest UFC fighters in the world? Great, Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is an American mixed martial arts promotion company. UFC fighters are some of the highest paid professional fighters in the world. Let’s check out who are the top most player of this game.
10. Quinton Jackson: Net worth – $12 million
Quinton Ramone “Rampage” Jackson is an American mixed martial artist born on 20 June 1978. A former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion, Jackson built a record of 10 wins and only one loss while fighting for a variety of small scale American promotions. You may also see him in the movie like A-Team, Vigilante Diaries, etc.
9. Chuck Liddell: Net worth – $14 million
Charles David “Chuck” Liddell is an American retired mixed martial artist born on 17 December 1969. A former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion of English descent, Liddell had 23 fights in the UFC and he was also inducted in the UFC Hall of Fame on 10th July 2009.
8. Tito Ortiz: Net worth – $15 million
Jacob Christopher “Tito” Ortiz is an American mixed martial artist born on 23 January 1975. A former Light Heavyweight Champion, had a UFC debut at the age of 13 in the year 1997. He was also quite popular for his stint with the UFC.
7. Wanderlie Silva: Net worth – $16 million
Wanderlie Cesar da Silva is a Brazilian-American mixed martial artist born on 3 July 1976. A former PRIDE Middle Weight Champion, Wanderlie holds a record of the most Knock Outs, Winnings, Title Defends and the longest winning streak in the PRIDE history.
6. Brock Lesnar: Net worth – $16 million
Sixth position on our list of top ten richest UFC fighters in the world is grabbed by none other than “The Beast Incarnate” Brock Lesnar. Brock Edward Lesnar is an American mixed martial artist and professional wrestler born on 12 July 1977.
A former UFC Heavyweight Champion, Brock lost his debut UFC match against Frank Mir, but he manages to win his second one against Heath Herring.
5. Fedor Emelianenko: Net worth – $16.5 million
Fedor Vladimirovich Emelianenko is a Russian Heavyweight mixed martial artist born on 28 September 1976. He began his MMA career on 21 May 2000. He won the MMA “PRIDE” Fighting Championship as Heavyweight Champion in the year 2003 and 2007.
4. Randy Couture: Net worth – $17 million
Randall “Randy” Duane Couture is an American retired mixed martial artist born on 22 June 1963. He is 3 times UFC Heavyweight Champion, 2 times UFC Light Heavyweight Champion and leads the chart of most title reign under his belt.
3. Anderson Silva: Net worth – $18 million
Anderson da Silva is a mixed martial artist and former UFC Heavyweight Champion born on 14 April 1975. With 16 consecutive wins and 10 successful title defense, he holds the longest title reign in UFC history, which ended in 2013 after 2457 days.
2. BJ Penn: Net worth – $25 million
Jay Dee “B.J” Penn is an American professional mixed martial artist born on 13 December 1978. He is the first American to win a gold medal in the World Jiu-Jitsu Championship. He is the only fighters in the UFC, who fought in the multiple weight classes.
1. George St. Pierre: Net worth – $25 million
First position on our list of top 10 richest UFC Fighters is acquired by George St. Pierre. He is a Canadian mixed martial artist, who was born on 19 May 1981. He is a two time UFC Welterweight Champion and holds the record of most wins in title bouts on 13 December 2013.