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Jorge Masvidal Net Worth- How Rich is the MMA Fighter Actually?



Jorge Masvidal Net Worth

Jorge Masvidal is an American mixed martial artist competing in the UFC’s welterweight division. He is currently ranked #3 in the UFC welterweight rankings. As of 2019, Jorge Masvidal net worth is estimated to be $2 million.

Born on November 12, 1984, in Miami, Florida, Masvidal had an interest in a fight from an early age. He was often involved in street fighting from a young age. He was born to a Cuban father and Peruvian mother. His father served over 20 years in prison for manslaughter and drug trafficking. With an interest in fighting, Masvidal later competed in wrestling at St. Brendan High School but failed to stay eligible because of his poor grades. He then switched on to Mixed martial arts.

Masvidal’s MMA career started in 2003. His high-profile kickboxing victory came in the Absolute Fighting Championships XII against UFC competitor Joe Lauzon. He won the fight via technical knockout in the second round.

In April 2009, Masvidal was signed by Bellator and participated in their lightweight division. He won his first fight via TKO. Masvidal was then moved up to the welterweight division to fight Paul Daley. He lost the fight via unanimous decision. After this performance, he signed with Strikeforce.

Masvidal returned to Strikeforce in 2011 and was brought over to the UFC two years later in 2013. His debut at UFC came against Tim Means where he won the fight via unanimous decision. His second match was against Michael Chiesa and won the fight in the second round via submission.

Jorge then faced Rustam Khabilov for his third UFC bout. He lost the fight via unanimous decision. Despite the loss, he earned his first Fight of the Night. Masvidal then went on to win three consecutive matches against Pat Healy, Daron Cruickshank, and James Krause before he lost his 9th match in his career against Al Iaquinta in a split decision.

His 10th and 11th losses came in just 3 months period. He lost his fight against Benson Henderson and Lorenz Larkin in a split decision. However, he came back strongly and won three consecutive fights against Ross Pearson, Jake Ellenberger, and Donald Cerrone.

Masvidal’s 12th and 13th loss of his career came against Demian Maia and Stephen Thompson. After that, he went on to win two consecutive fights against Darren Till and Ben Askren via knockout. He is now scheduled to face Nate Diaz on November 3, 2019, in the main event at UFC 244.

Regarding his personal life, Masvidal is possibly single. However, he has two daughters and a son with his ex-girlfriend Iman Kawa. He had an affair with Iman for over ten years. His son is now two years old, younger daughter is nine and his elder daughter is fifteen.

Jorge Masvidal Net Worth: $2 million

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