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Kai Kamaka

Kai Kamaka

Nationality :Hawaii
Date Of Birth :January 5, 1995
Height :5 feet 7 inches
Weight :66 kg

Kai Kamaka is an American mixed martial artist who currently competes in the featherweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship. Nicknamed Fighting Hawaiian, he previously fought under Legacy Fighting Alliance and Bellator FC and was recently signed by the UFC in 2020.

QUICK FACTS

BornJonathan Kai Kamaka, III 
January 5, 1995 (age 28)
Ewa Beach, Hawaii
Other namesThe Fighting Hawaiian
NationalityAmerican
Height5 ft 7 in (1.70 m)
Weight145 lb (66 kg; 10 st 5 lb)
DivisionFeatherweight
Reach69 in (175 cm) 

Kai Kamaka Biography, EarlyLife

 Kai Kamaka was born as Kai Kamaka III on January 5, 1995, in Ewa Beach, Hawaii. He is 25 years old as of 2020. He also has a brother named Tristin Kamaka who is a former University of Hawaii Football receiver. He studied at Midland University.

His cousin is Ray Cooper III who is PFL welterweight champion and also his cornerman. His uncle Ronal Jhun is a former UFC veteran.

Kai Kamaka Education

Tristin Kamaka, a former University of Hawaii football receiver, is also his brother. He attended Midland University.

Kai Kamaka’s Height, And Weight

Fighting out of  Ewa Beach, Hawaii, his foundation style is Boxing and wrestling. He has a 7-2 record on pro-MMA and is currently on a 5-fight win streak.

Kamaka currently fights in the featherweight division and is 145.5 lbs. Earlier, he also fought in the bantamweight division. His height is 5 ft. 7 inches (170cm).

Career

Kai Kamaka Sherdog’s results indicate that he has had an incredible career as a mixed martial artist. His passion for the game was significantly influenced by his father, uncle, and cousin. Ray Cooper III, his cousin, is the PFL welterweight champion and also his cornerman. His uncle Ronal Jhun is a former UFC veteran.

Kai kicked his profession off in 2021 and won his debut fight against Nikolai Parks. Later that year, he faced Tony Reyes and won via unanimous decision. He then moved on to the Bellator Mixed Martial Art.

Kamaka faced Shojin Miki at Bellator 213 on December 15th, 2018, and won the bout via unanimous decision. He then faced Spencer Higa at Bellator 236 on December 21st, 2019, and won the bout again via a unanimous decision. Finally, on July 31st, 2020, he fought Michael Stack at Legacy Fighting Alliance 87.

He emerged a victor through a unanimous decision and was called to make his UFC debut. He fought against Tony Kelley at UFC 252 on August 15th, 2020, and won. He also won a Fight of the Night Bonus Award.

On November 28th, 2020, he fought against Jonathan Pearce but lost via technical knockout. He also lost the fight against TJ Brown on May 1st, 2021. When his contract with the Ultimate Fighting Championship expired, he returned to Bellator MMA.

Kai Kamaka’s Net Worth

Kai Kamaka’s net worth is expected to be between $1 million and $5 million in 2023.

Kai Kamaka’s Wife, Marriage, Children

Kai Kamaka is a relatively unknown name in MMA, with little information accessible about him. He is already married, but no details about his wife are provided. He has two children, and his wife is expecting their third.

Kamaka is presently based in Las Vegas, where he fights for the UFC. He lives in the same house as his wife and two children.

Kai Kamaka Awards

Ultimate Fighting Championship

  • Fight of the Night (One time) vs. Tony Kelley 

FAQ

What is the net worth of Kai Kamaka?

His net worth is $1 million to $5 million.

What is the height of Kai Kamaka?

His height is 5 feet 7 inches.

What is the age of Kai Kamaka?

His age is 28 years as of 2023.

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