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Max Griffin

Max Griffin

Nationality :American
Date Of Birth :November 29, 1985
Height :5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Weight :77 kg (170 lb; 12 st 2 lb)

Max Griffin (born November 29, 1985) is an American professional mixed martial artist. Griffin currently competes in the Welterweight division for the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). A professional competitor since 2009, Griffin has also competed for Tachi Palace Fights, where he was the welterweight champion.

QUICK FACTS

BornNovember 29, 1985 (age 37)
Santa Barbara, California, United States 
Nickname(s)Pain
NationalityAmerican
Height5 ft 11 in (1.80 m) 
Weight77 kg (170 lb; 12 st 2 lb)
DivisionWelterweight
Reach76 in (193 cm) 
Fighting out ofSacramento, California, United States

Max Griffin Biography, EarlyLife

Santa Barbara, California native, Max Griffin was born on 29th November 1985 under the Sagittarius star sign. An American by nationality, Griffin came from a mixed ethnic background.  

At the tender age of four, Griffin relocated to Sacramento with his family where he joined J. Kane’s Kung Fu Karate and ended up receiving his first black belt in Bok Fu at the age of 12. By 21, he returned to fighting game and went to Marinobles Martial Arts and was a pupil of World Kickboxing Champion, Dave “Madman” Marinoble.

Further, he began an amateur career and then took the fight world by storm dominating MMA, kickboxing, and pankration in the Western United States.

Griffin is scheduled to fight Alex Oliveira at UFC 248 on March 8, 2020.

Max Griffin Education

His educational history is not published because he has not yet given it to the public. However, this detailed information is currently being reviewed and will be updated soon.

Max Griffin’s Height, And Weight

Max Griffin has an athletic body standing at the perfect height of 5 feet 11 inches and weighs around 77 kg. He fights in the welterweight division in UFC. Fighters who fight in the welterweight class can weigh anywhere from 156 – 170 pounds, but because of weight cutting, many MMA fighters walk around 10 – 30 lbs heavier than their weight class maximum limit.

Career

Griffin started his MMA career on October 10, 2009. He fought for many promoters, notably Gladiator Challenge, West Coast Fighting Championship, the Warriors Cage, and Tachi Palace Fights in California. He was the former West Coast Fighting Championship welterweight and middleweight champion. Griffin was also the Tachi Palace Fight welterweight champion, and he amassed a record of 12–2 prior to joining UFC.

The Ultimate Fighter 

Griffin was selected as one of the contestants for The Ultimate Fighter 16 in 2012; he lost to Matt Secor and was eliminated during the entry round. 

Ultimate Fighting Championship 

Griffin made his promotional debut on August 20, 2016, at UFC 202 against Colby Covington. He lost the fight via TKO in the third round. 

Griffin faced Erick Montano in his next fight at The Ultimate Fighter Latin America 3 Finale: dos Anjos vs. Ferguson on November 5, 2016. He won the fight and claimed his first UFC win via knockout in the first round. 

Griffin was expected to face Sérgio Moraes on March 11, 2017, at UFC Fight Night: Belfort vs. Gastelum. He was replaced by Davi Ramos as Griffin pulled out of the fight, citing an undisclosed injury. 

Griffin faced Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos on October 28, 2017, at UFC Fight Night: Brunson vs. Machida. He lost the fight via unanimous decision. Despite the loss, Griffin was awarded the Fight of the Night bonus award.

Max Griffin’s Net Worth

Max Griffin has an estimated net worth of $0.5 million as of 2023. His source of income is hugely considered his MMA career and some part through sponsorship, endorsement deals, and his own business.  

Max Griffin’s Wife, Marriage, Children

The couple shared a son named, Julian. Proudly, Griffin has mentioned himself Julian’s Dad on his official Instagram. 

However, he is yet to come up with the whole story: when did he start dating Adrianne, exchange vows, and divorce. 

On the other hand, he is currently dating Anastasia Gabrielle. The couple seems to be in a relationship since 2016. Not to mention, Anastasia’s Instagram is full of Griffin and his son too.

Max Griffin Awards

  • Ultimate Fighting Championship
    • Fight of the Night (One time) vs. Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos
    • Performance of the Night (One time) vs. Song Kenan
  • West Coast Fighting Championship
    • West Coast Fighting Championship Welterweight Champion (One time) vs. Randall Wallace
    • West Coast Fighting Championship Middleweight Champion (One time) vs. David Mitchell
  • Tachi Palace Fight
    • Tachi Palace Fight Welterweight Champion (One time) vs. Riky Legere

FAQ

What is the net worth of Max Griffin?

His net worth is 0.5 million dollars.

What is the height of Max Griffin?

His height is 5 feet 11 inches.

What is the age of Max Griffin?

His age is 37 years as of 2023.

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