|Real Name/Full Name:
|39 years old
|12 November 1984
|Miami, Florida, United States
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):
|Is Jorge Masvidal Gay?
|Mixed Martial Artist
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Jorge Masvidal is a mixed martial artist from the United States. He is one of the most acclaimed UFC (Ultimate Fighting Championship) fighters, currently competing in the Welterweight division. A professional fighter since 2003, he holds the 3rd rank in the official UFC rankings, as of January 2020. He also set the record for the fastest knockout in the history of UFC when he won his bout against Ben Askren in 5 seconds.
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Early Life & Biography
Jorge Masvidal was born in Miami, Florida, in 1984. He has had a varied ancestry as his mother and father are of Cuban and Peruvian descent, respectively.
He went to St. Brendan High School and was also a part of the school wrestling team. Very often, he got himself involved in street fights from a very young age and hence, grew up a tough nut.
Growing up, Masvidal had his share of rough times. His father left them in Cuba, set off in a raft, and landed in the Virgin Islands. He was then convicted of murder and drug peddling and later was sent to prison for over twenty years.
Masvidal is not married, but he shares three children with his ex-girlfriend, Imam Kawa, two daughters, and a son.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 12 November 1984, Jorge Masvidal is 39 years old as of today’s date 25th February 2024. His height is 1.8m tall, and his weight is 77 kg.
Jorge started as a professional mixed martial artist in the year 2003 by fighting for various MMA promotions such as Bellator, Shark Fights, Strikeforce, etc., in the lightweight division. The UFC signed him in the Welterweight division in 2013 and, over the years, won a surfeit of bouts via unanimous decisions.
He became a professional boxer in 2005. However, he has competed in only one boxing match so far, against Joseph Benjamin in Miami.
Awards & Achievements
The American MMA fighter has been recognized for his skill in martial arts time and again.
In 2019, he won the BMF title against Nate Diaz. Jorge had the fastest knockout record in the history of UFC when he defeated Ben Askren in 5 seconds. In addition to this, he earned numerous titles such as “Comeback Fighter of the Year,” Fighter of the Year-2019″, etc. Currently, he holds the 3rd rank in the official UFC welterweight rankings.
Net Worth & Salary of Jorge Masvidal in 2024
As of February 2024, Jorge Masvidal has an estimated net worth of $14 million. He has earned most of his affluence by being signed to the UFC and fighting over 10 of their events. In 2019, he made a substantial amount of money (over $500,000) by defeating Nate Diaz in the BMF title fight.
In addition to this, Jorge has also made a small fortune with his mezcal brand,” El Recuerdo de Oaxaca Joven.”
Jorge Masvidal is one of the most celebrated MMA fighters hailing from Miami, Florida. Although he had a rough time growing up, he worked hard enough to shape his future and be where he is today. He started training from a young age, and that was the onset of his remarkable career as a professional fighter. Apart from being a mixed martial artist, he is also a professional boxer and a versatile athlete. It is only because of his caliber that millions of fans love him and can not afford to miss watching him fight.