Retired mixed martial artist Michael Bisping won millions of MMA fans heart during his fighting career with his incredible fighting skills resulting in a total of 20 wins becoming the first British fighter to win a UFC Championship. Apart from that, he is also a marvelous actor. With his successful fighting and acting career, Bisping has acc u mulated an attractive amount of money.
How much is his net worth? We have all the details of his sources of income. a s sets, and lifestyle.
Michael Bisping's Net Worth And Sources of Income
The former MMA fighter Michael Bisping is the first man to hold gold in UFC and is the only British fighter ever to win a UFC Championship. Besides his flourished fighting career, he is an amazing actor too. According to the Celebrity Networth, the former fighter and actor has an estimated net worth of $9 million.
From his childhood days, he was interested in martial arts, thus at the age of 8, he enrolled in Jujutsu training. Kowing his pa s sion for martial arts, he subsequently began his professional career in 2004 with the ride & Glory 2: Battle of the Ages tournament and won his debut fight against Steve Mathews.
Following the victory, he won several fights and later in 2006, he was featured on the UFC's reality television series The Ultimate Fighter season 3. He did extremely well in the show and eventually won the series by beating Josh Haynes in final.
For every fight, Bisping is paid a handsome amount of money. In UFC 199, he fought against Luke Rockhold, for his win, he was paid $250,000 along with the UFC middleweight title. He had won all total seven fight-night bonuses of $330,000.
Apart from his decorative fighting career, the star also appeared on the big screen with the big-budget Hollywood film x X x: The Return of Xander Cage in 2016. Bisping also worked on his favorite television series Twin Peaks. He also starred in the sports drama film My Name Is Lenny.
Michael Bisping's Lifestyle
The legendary MMA fighter Bisping is leading a decent lifestyle out of his successful professional career. He currently resides in a luxurious house in Anaheim, California and drives around in a fancy car.
The former English fighter is living a blissful married life with his beautiful wife Rebecca Bisping for a long time now. From their relationship of over a decade, the couple shares three adorable children; a son Callum Bisping, a daughter Ellie Bisping, and another son Lucas Bisping.
Together with his family, the actor is enjoying his life to the fullest. He is lucky to have such a lovely family.
Michael Bisping: Quick Facts
- He was born on 28 February 1979 in Nicosia, Cyprus and was raised in Manchester, England.
- His parents are Kathleen Armkage and Jan Konrad Bisping.
- His star sign is Pisces.
- He is 6 feet 1 inch (1.85 m) tall.
- His weight is 185 lb (84 kg).
- He went to St Augustine's Roman Catholic High School.
- He is a dog lover.