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Myles Jury

Myles Jury

Nationality :American
Date Of Birth :October 31, 1988
Height :5 feet 11 inches
Weight :71 kg

Myles Jury is an American mixed martial artist, who competes in the Lightweight division. He has most notably fought for the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) and Bellator MMA. He is a Black Belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.

QUICK FACTS

NAME
Myles Jury
NICKNAME
“Fury”
DATE OF BIRTH
October 31, 1988
AGE
34
BIRTHPLACE
Hazel Park, Michigan, United States
BIRTH SIGN
Scorpio
HEIGHT
5′ 11″ (1.80 m)
WEIGHT
155 lbs (70 kg)

Myles Jury Biography, EarlyLife

Myles Jury was born in Hazel Park, Michigan, on October 31, 1988, and grew up in a broken family after his parents divorced when he was two years old, forcing him to live with his roofer father. Jury began wrestling in the seventh grade at Beecher Junior High in Hazel Park, MI, and immediately showed promise, going 12-2 in his first year. Jury began training in Brazilian jiu-jitsu at the age of 13 under Professor Don Richard.

Myles Jury Education

Jury began training in MMA at the age of 14 and had his first bout at the age of 15. Jury later moved with his mother and mechanic stepfather to nearby Fenton, Michigan. As a senior, he won the district championship and was awarded All-State by the jury at Fenton High School. The jurors then attended Oakland Community College before leaving to concentrate on training.

Myles Jury’s Height, And Weight

Myles Jury’s height is 5 feet 11 inches (1.80 m). He fights in the lightweight division in Bellator. Fighters who fight in the lightweight class can weigh anywhere from pounds, but because of weight cutting, many MMA fighters walk around 10 – 30 lbs heavier than their weight class maximum limit.

Career

Jury made his professional MMA debut in October 2005. Before appearing on The Ultimate Fighter, he competed primarily for the King of the Cage promotion in California. In his first five years as a fighter, he amassed a record of 9-0, with all of his wins coming in the first round. Fury earned his black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu under Professor Don Richard (who is a black belt under Master Caique). From there he started his own MMA Affiliate system teaching wrestling, striking, and jiu-jitsu for MMA; Jury Jiu Jitsu.

The Ultimate Fighter

Myles Jury had two stints on the Ultimate Fighter. His first stint was on TUF 13 when he tore his ACL in the first episode and was sidelined for a year without being able to train. But he was able to compete on TUF 15 as was one of the 32 Lightweight fighters announced by the UFC to participate in the first live season of The Ultimate Fighter reality show.

Jury won his fight to get in the house, then was selected to fight Al Iaquinta and was defeated by a split decision after three rounds, which won the fight of the season.

Ultimate Fighting Championship

Jury officially made his UFC debut at The Ultimate Fighter 15 Finale on June 1, 2012, against Chris Saunders. He won the fight via submission in the first round.

 on December 29, 2012 at UFC 155. Jury dominated Johnson for all three rounds to earn a unanimous decision.

 on April 20, 2013, at UFC on Fox 7. He won the fight via one-punch knockout in the second round.

Jury faced Mike Ricci on September 21, 2013 at UFC 165. Jury won the fight via split decision.

For his fifth UFC fight, Jury faced Diego Sanchez on March 15, 2014 at UFC 171. He won the fight via unanimous decision.

 on June 28, 2014, at UFC Fight Night 44. However, Jury pulled out of the bout citing an injury and Trujillo was pulled from the event as well.

 on September 20, 2014, at UFC Fight Night 52. He won the fight via TKO in the first round.

Jury faced Donald Cerrone on January 3, 2015 at UFC 182. He lost the one-sided fight via unanimous decision.

Jury was expected to face Anthony Pettis on July 25, 2015, at UFC on Fox 16. However, Pettis pulled out of the bout on May 8 and was replaced by Edson Barboza. Subsequently, Jury pulled out of the fight citing injury, and was replaced by Paul Felder.

For his next bout, Jury moved to the featherweight division to face Charles Oliveira on December 19, 2015, at UFC on Fox 17. In the lead-up to the fight Oliveira missed weight for the bout and it was subsequently contested at a catchweight. Oliveira won the fight via submission in the first round.

Jury faced Mike De La Torre on April 8, 2017, at UFC 210. He won the fight via TKO in the first round.

Jury faced Rick Glenn on December 30, 2017, at UFC 219. He won the fight by unanimous decision.

Jury faced Chad Mendes on July 14, 2018, at UFC Fight Night 133. He lost the fight via TKO in the first round.

Jury faced Andre Fili on February 17, 2019, at UFC on ESPN 1. He lost the fight by unanimous decision.

Myles Jury’s Net Worth

According to reliable sources, Jury’s net worth could be as high as $600,000, which he acquired via his great career, which began in 2005.

Myles Jury’s Girlfriend, Dating

There isn’t much information regarding his personal life available right now. His personal life will shortly be updated with any new developments. Furthermore, his former romantic history is unreported.

Myles Jury Awards

We don’t have any information on the award he got, but we’ll get it shortly.

FAQ

What is the net worth of Myles Jury?

His net worth is 1 to 5 million dollars.

What is the height of Myles Jury?

His height is 5 feet 11 inches.

What is the age of Myles Jury?

His age is 34 years as of 2023.

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