Chael Sonnen Net Worth : $10 Million
An American MMA fighter
Source of Wealth
Mixed Martial Arts
Years of Experience
Date of Birth
April 3, 1977
Acquired Bachelor of Science in Sociology from the University of Oregon
Chael Sonnen’s Total Net Worth
Chael Sonnen is an American mixed martial artist. He is ranked #9 in the middleweight and #10 in the light heavyweight in the Ultimate Fighting Championship. He won a silver-medal in the Greco-Roman World University Championships in the year 2000. He is also a two-time winner of Dave Schultz Memorial International Greco-Roman Championship and a former NCAA Division I wrestler at the University of Oregon. He was also involved in the testosterone-use and money-laundering cases in his personal life. His total riches are estimated to be around $10 Million.
Besides Ultimate Fighting Championships, Chael also fought in other fighting tournaments as well, like Greco-Roman Championships, DangerZone, Gladiator Challenge, and Hitman Fighting Productions.
Chael was born on April 3, 1977, in Oregon, United States. He began his mixed martial art career at the age of 19. While he was in school, he won six middleweight championships and was called by the UFC. However, he was quite unsuccessful in fighting for the UFC as he lost 2 out of his first 3 bouts. Eventually, he was dropped by the UFC and started fighting for the ‘Bodog Fight’. During his tenure at the ‘Bodog Fight’, Chael successfully defeated many opponents of The Ultimate Fighter and the UFC. In 2007, he fought for the World Extreme Cagefighting, and finally returned to the Ultimate Fighting Championships.
Awards & Accomplishments
Chael has received ‘Fight of the Night’ twice and ‘Submission of the Night’ (one time) in the Ultimate Fighting Championships. He was also the recipient of “Fight of the Year” award at the World MMA Awards in 2010. Sherdog, an American website devoted to MMA, named Chael as the second middleweight champion in the world.