What is the net worth of Stipe Miocic?
|Net Worth||$5 million|
|Born||August 19, 1982|
|Country of Origin||The United States of America|
|Source of Wealth||Professional MMA fighter, Firefighter, Endorsements|
Stipe Miocic is an active professional mixed martial artist. He currently competes in the Heavyweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). Born on August 19, 1982, the American is ranked #2 in the UFC heavyweight rankings.
Gaethje’s first professional Mixed Martial art bout was against Corey Mullis which he won in February 2010. In the UFC he has managed to win the UFC Heavyweight Championship two times. The 39-year old has also wrestled in the NCAA Division 1 Wrestling.
In this article, we will have a look at Stipe Miocic’s Salary, Net Worth, Personal Information, Career details, Wife, Controversies, FAQs, etc
Stipe Miocic’s Net Worth
Net Worth: Stipe Miocic’s net worth is reported to be around $5 million. He has earned his net worth through endorsements, fighting in the UFC, and his firefighting job.
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The UFC Star has reportedly earned more than $8m in earnings from his mixed martial arts fights throughout his career.
Stipe Miocic’s highest career earnings came in the UFC against Miocic vs Cormier in 2020. He earned around $1,200,000 for that fight.
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The Martial Artist Endorses the following companies:
- Cub Cadet
House: The UFC fighter reportedly lives in Ohio. Stipe Miocic has an 8,400 sq ft home that has 5 bedrooms. He reportedly has a wooden theme that runs throughout his home. He also has a huge lawn in front of his home.
Stipe Miocic reportedly paid around $3.5 million to get his dream home in Ohio.
Stipe Miocic’s Personal Information
The following is UFC Star, Stipe Miocic’s info:
|Date of Birth||August 19, 1982|
|Place of Birth||Euclid, Ohio, U.S|
|Parents Name||Kathy and Bojan Miocic|
|Reach||80″ (203 cm)|
|Nickname||Stone Cold, The Silencer|
|College||Cleveland State University|
|Professional debut in||2010|
|Citizenship||United States of America|
|Height||6 ft 4 in (193 cm)|
|Weight||106 kgs (234 pounds)|
|Wife||Ryan Marie Carney|
|Children||Meelah and Mateo Cruz|
|Competed in||Heavyweight division|
|Known for||Profession Mixed Martial Artist|
Stipe Miocic’s MMA Career
Debut: Miocic made his debut against Corey Mullis at the NAAFS: Caged Fury 9 event on 20th February 2010. He beat his opponent by TKO in the first round to start his MMA career.
First Championship (NAAFS): On June 4, 2010, Stipe Miocic beat Bobby Brents to win the NAAFS Heavyweight Championship. This was the first title in his MMA career. It took his record to 6-0.
UFC debut: Stipe Miocic joined UFC and made his debut against Joey Beltran in October 2011. He won the match by unanimous decision after 3 rounds.
UFC Heavyweight Championship (1st time): On May 14th, 2016, Miocic beat Fabrício Werdum to win the UFC Heavyweight Championship. He would defend it against 3 challengers before losing to title to Daniel Cormier
Daniel Cormier Trilogy: As stated earlier, Stipe Miocic lost the heavyweight title in his first match against Cormier on 7th July 2018.
Their second match took place on 17th August 2019, Stipe Miocic beat his opponent by TKO to win back his UFC Heavyweight Championship.
The final match of the Trilogy would take place on 15th August 2020. Miocic would win again, this time by the Judge’s unanimous decision to retain his title and win the trilogy.
Latest Match: Stipe Miocic’s latest match was against Francis Ngannou on 27th March 2021. Ngannou beat his opponent by KO to win the UFC Heavyweight Championship.
Following the match, Stipe Miocic’s MMA record stands at 20-4 in 24 official matches.
Stipe Miocic’s Career Records (as of January 22′)
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Mixed Martial Arts Record
- Matches = 24
- Wins = 20
Of which 15 are by knockout and 5 are by Judges decision
- Losses = 4
Of which 3 are by knockout and 1 is by Judges decision
Stipe Miocic’s Accomplishments (as of January 22′)
The UFC fighter has won the following accolades in his career:
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC)
- UFC Heavyweight Champion (Two times)
- Fight of the Night (Three times)
- Performance of the Night (Five times)
- Knockout of the Night (One time)
- Most UFC Heavyweight Championship defenses (four)
- UFC Honors 2019 Comeback of the Year (vs Daniel Cormier)
- NAAFS Heavyweight Champion (One time)
- Greater Cleveland Sports Awards Professional Athlete of the Year (2019)
He has also won other accolades in his professional career.
Stipe Miocic’s Wife
Ryan Marie Carney: She has been the UFC star’s long-time girlfriend. As per reports she has medical training from Cuyahoga community college in Cleveland, Ohio. Ryan Marie Carney serves as a nurse but it is not known if she is still working. She has also taken training to be a hairstylist and a cosmetology instructor.
The couple got married in 2016 after courting each other for years. They are very much in love and have a daughter named Meelah and a son named Mateo.
Stipe Miocic’s controversies
Miocic vs Cormier I: The first of the trilogy was won by Cormier. But the fight was marred by criticism after Cormier seemed to poke his opponent’s eye during the fight.
Cormier later came out and admitted that he didn’t do it wantedly and it was just an accident. Stipe Miocic has also not spoken much about the incident.
Stipe Miocic has remained quite professional throughout his MMA career, hence he does not have any big controversy to his name apart from this incident from his opponent.
Stipe Miocic’s Social Media
The MMA star is active on social media as well
His Twitter handle is: @stipemiocic (480k+ followers)
His Instagram handle is: @stipemiocic (1.6 M+ followers)
Stipe Miocic generally posts about his friends, training, firefighting job, and his UFC matches on social media.
Stipe Miocic FAQs
Stipe has two children, they are Meelah and Mateo Cruz
Yes, he last fought Francis Ngannou in March 2021.
He made his UFC debut against Joey Beltran on October 8, 2011. He won the bout.
The fighter lives in Independence, Ohio, U.S.
As of January 2022, his record is 20-4.
Stipe Miocic is married to Ryan Marie Carney
Stipe Miocic is also a firefighter and would follow up with it after his MMA career ends.