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Bryan Caraway

Bryan Caraway

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Bryan Caraway is an American mixed martial artist currently competing in Battlefield Fighting Championship. A professional MMA competitor since 2005, Caraway has fought in the UFC, Strikeforce, EliteXC, and the WEC. He was a competitor on Spike TV’s The Ultimate Fighter: Team Bisping vs. Team Miller.

Quick Facts:

Full NameBryan Caraway
Date of BirthAugust 4, 1984
Birth PlaceYakima, Washington, United States
Nick NameKid Lightning
ReligionChristianity
NationalityAmerican 
EthnicityWhite
Zodiac Sign Leo
Age39 years old
Height5’8″ (1.73 meters)
Weight135.5 lb (61.5 kg)

Bryan Caraway Biography, EarlyLife

Caraway was born on August 4, 1984, under Leo’s sun sign in Yakima, Washington, United States.

Unfortunately, Bryan hasn’t opened up about his childhood days, and very less is known about his early phase.

His father’s name is unknown; however, according to sources, his father used to serve in the military.

Furthermore, his father is even a two-time Purple Heart recipient and a Vietnam veteran.

Additionally, his mother is Chris Caraway, and he has a brother named Thomas J. Caraway.

Bryan Caraway Education

Growing up in Goldendale, Washington, Caraway was enrolled in North Idaho College for a year. 

However, he later attended Central Washington University, where he completed his academics.

Alongside his studies, Caraway commenced wrestling and was a part of it. But it was all dropped back in 2004 after they decided that the team lacked talent.

Bryan Caraway’s Height, And Weight

The talented MMA star, Bryan Caraway, was born in 1984, which makes him 39 years old at the moment.

Bryan is a bulky man with a toned athletic body. He has a well-built and maintained physique thanks to his years of training inside the ring.

Additionally, Caraway does intense workouts and exercises to keep his body fit and muscular and to increase his strength as well.

Physically, Caraway is blonde with neatly trimmed short hair with the light presence of a beard. Furthermore, he has light blue eyes and fair skin.

As for his body measurements, Caraway stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches (1.73 meters) while weighing 135.5 lb (61.5 kg).

Career

World Extreme Cagefighting

After Strikeforce, Caraway first made his debut for the World Extreme Cagefighting on January 10, 2010. To elaborate, he lost his debut over to Mark Hominick at WEC 46. 

However, Caraway was only gaining back-to-back losses; thus, his career in WEC was short-lived.

Therefore, he was released from his contract. Right after WEC, he entered TUF; however, he had a victory on the way before it.

On February 19, 2011, he faced Marlin “Pit Bull” Weikel at CageSport MMA XIII and took the victory through the rear-naked choke.

The Ultimate Fighter

Jumping into TUF, he signed for The Ultimate Fighter: Team Bisping vs. Team Miller, where he could only reach the semi-finals. 

During his journey, Caraway defeated Eric Marriott (unanimous decision) and Marcus Brimage (submission). Eventually, he lost against Diego Brandao through TKO.

Ultimate Fighting Championship Stats

On December 3, 2011, Bryan Caraway debuted in the Ultimate Fighting Championship over Dustin Neace.

Indeed, he claimed the victory via second-round submission (rear-naked choke). Simultaneously, he successfully made his Bantamweight debut against Mitch Gagnon. 

Bryan Caraway’s Net Worth

At present, Bryan Caraway has a net worth of $1 million with a career earning of $356,000.

Furthermore, back in 2013, his “Submission of the Night” title provided him a bonus of $65000. Also, back in the day, Caraway was sponsored by Reebok.

Besides this, the details regarding his salary, endorsements, and sponsorship are not known. 

Bryan Caraway’s Girlfriend, Dating

Currently, Bryan Caraway is dating a beautiful girl, Abby Garrabrants. Although she is not well-known in public, the duo has been happy together and traveling places. 

You can find Abby Garrabrants on Instagram with @agarry605, and she has 1.5k followers.

Before this, most must have heard of the power couple Miesha Tate and Bryan Caraway in MMA. They were one of MMA’s well-known duos. 

They both started dating in 2005, right during their tenure at Central Washington University.

Indeed, they were both just starting in their career, and the duo did last long. Together, they have achieved many feats, but they broke up later in 2017. 

Bryan Caraway Awards

Bryan Caraway now represents the organization Xtreme Couture in the Bantamweight division and fights out of Las Vegas, Nevada.

Caraway had previously competed in the featherweight division. Caraway relies on wrestling, boxing, and BJJ for his fighting technique.

In the 30 games he has played since his debut, he has won 21 of them using his strategies. He has achieved 17 victories through submission, 3 via decision, and 1 via knockout.

His losses total 9, with 2 coming by knockout, 2 by submission, and 5 by decision.

Caraway has also participated in The Ultimate Fighter: Team Miller vs. Team Bisping on Spike TV during his time there.

He has worked hard and through extensive preparation, thus all of his successes to date go beyond just winning fights.

He used to practice doubles every Tuesday, Thursday, and three to five times on Saturday.

  • Fight of the Night (One time)
  • Submission of the Night (One time)

FAQ

What is the net worth of Bryan Caraway?

His net worth is 1 million dollars.

What is the height of Bryan Caraway?

His height is 5 feet 8 inches.

What is the age of Bryan Caraway?

His age is 39 years as of 2023.

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