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Ramiz Brahimaj

Ramiz Brahimaj

Nationality :Albanian
Date Of Birth :November 17, 1992
Height :5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Weight :170 lb (77 kg; 12 st 2 lb)

Ramiz Shaban Brahimaj (born November 17, 1992) is an Albanian mixed martial artist who competes in the Welterweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship.

QUICK FACTS

BornRamiz Shaban Brahimaj
November 17, 1992 (age 30)
The Bronx, New York City, United States
Height5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Weight170 lb (77 kg; 12 st 2 lb)
DivisionWelterweight
Reach72 in (183 cm)

Ramiz Brahimaj Biography, EarlyLife

Bronx, New York native, Ramiz Brahimah was born on 17th November 1992, under the star sign Scorpio. The twenty-seven-year-old holds an American nationality and is of mixed ethnic background. 

Brahimaj started training seriously for MMA when he was 17 while he was a junior in high school. He had always loved fighting and always loved the UFC.

Brahimaj is the son of Kosovar-Albanian parents.

As a little boy, Ramiz used to do boxing and karate. Growing up, his father always wanted him to know how to defend himself, Ramiz said. He started training in all facets of MMA when he was in high school around his junior year.

It wasn’t until Ramiz had completed basic training and job training for the army that he had his first amateur fight. While he was still in basic training, he received a phone call from his coach “Hey I know you’ll be done in a week but do you want to fight in a month?” Ramiz said “yes,” and from that night he was instantly hooked.

Ramiz Brahimaj 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.

Ramiz Brahimaj’s Height, And Weight

Ramiz Brahimaj has an athletic body standing at the perfect height of 5 feet 10 inches and weighs around 73 kg.

Career

In his MMA debut, he faced Richard Bailey and submitted him via rear-naked choke in the first round. Brahimaj also tapped out his next three opponents including wins over Josh Sturgill and David Lopez. Then in his promotional debut with Legacy Fighting Alliance at LFA 28, he submitted Sidney Ben Simmons in round one. Brahimaj tapped out Bilal Williams via a rear-naked choke in the first round at LFA 33. He lost his first bout against Evan Cutts at LFA 40 via unanimous decision.

Brahimaj faced UFC veteran William Macário at LFA 47 and won by way of guillotine choke in the second round. After losing to Justin Patterson at LFA 55 via unanimous decision, Brahimaj tapped out Carlos Martinez in the first round via arm-triangle choke at LFA 62.

After being booked against Miguel Baeza on Dana White’s Contender Series, a tumor was found behind his left eye in his preliminary testing for the bout, and had to have surgery to remove it.

Ultimate Fighting Championship

Brahimaj was scheduled to face Takashi Sato on June 27, 2020, at UFC on ESPN: Poirier vs. Hooker but the fight was scratched due to one of Brahimaj’s cornermen testing positive for COVID-19.

Brahimaj made his UFC debut against Max Griffin on November 7, 2020, at UFC on ESPN: Santos vs. Teixeira. He lost the fight via technical knockout due to a doctor stoppage after Brahimaj’s ear was split open in round three.

Brahimaj faced Sasha Palatnikov on August 21, 2021, at UFC on ESPN: Cannonier vs. Gastelum. He won the fight via technical submission due to a rear-naked choke in round one.

Brahimaj faced Court McGee on January 15, 2022 at UFC on ESPN: Kattar vs. Chikadze. He lost the fight via unanimous decision.

Brahimaj, as a replacement for Jonny Parsons, faced Micheal Gillmore on February 26, 2022, at UFC Fight Night: Makhachev vs. Green. He won the fight via rear-naked choke submission in round one.

Brahimaj was scheduled to face Michael Morales on July 30, 2022, at UFC 277. However, Brahimaj was forced out of the event in mid-July due to an undisclosed injury.

Brahimaj was scheduled to face Carlston Harris on February 18, 2023, at UFC Fight Night 219. However, Brahimaj was pulled from the event citing a neck injury.

Ramiz Brahimaj’s Net Worth

Ramiz Brahimaj is currently signed to UFC where the fighter gets paid a base salary on fight night no matter if they win or lose, however, there is typically a “win bonus”, “fight of the night”, and “performance of the night” bonuses. 

Though there is not much information regarding Brahimaj’s UFC debut fight, he might have summoned $12,000 of base salary. Earlier he has widely competed at XKO and LFA.   

As of 2023, his net worth is approximately $0.5 million. 

Ramiz Brahimaj’s Girlfriend, Dating

It is still unknown if Ramiz is married, dating, or single. There is less to no information about his love life. not even his relationship status. It seems like the MMA fighter is very focused on his career and does not want to mix his personal life and professional life. 

FAQ

What is the net worth of Ramiz Brahimaj?

His net worth is 0.5 million dollars.

What is the height of Ramiz Brahimaj?

His height is 5 feet 10 inches.

What is the age of Ramiz Brahimaj?

His age is 30 years as of 2023.

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