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Ricky Glenn

Ricky Glenn

Nationality :American
Date Of Birth :April 12, 1989
Height :6 ft 0 in
Weight :70 kg

Ricky Glenn (born April 12, 1989) is an American mixed martial artist currently competing in the Lightweight division of the UFC. A professional since 2006, he is the former World Series of Fighting Featherweight Champion.

Quick Facts

BornApril 12, 1989 (age 34)
Marshalltown, Iowa, United States[1]
Other namesThe Gladiator
Height6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Weight155 lb (70 kg; 11 st 1 lb)

Ricky Glenn Biography, EarlyLife

Glenn was born in Marshalltown, Iowa. Growing up he had an interest in BMX biking but his interest in fighting outweighed biking since he was young. He did a year of wrestling at Marshalltown High School and started training in boxing when he was fourteen. When his local boxing gym closed down, he travelled 90 minutes each trip to another gym to get his boxing practice. He later transitioned to MMA training at a friend’s basement and switch to his uncle’s garage.

Ricky Glenn’s, Height, And Weight

Height6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Weight155 lb (70 kg; 11 st 1 lb)

All-time Career of Ricky Glenn

Mixed martial arts career

Early career

Glenn fought most of the fights in regional Midwest of American. He was the World Series of Fighting (WSOF) featherweight champion and Midwest Cage Fight featherweight champion. Glenn amassed a record of 18–3–1 prior signed by UFC. In his past 17 bouts, Glenn’s only loss was to WSOF featherweight champion Lance Palmer, and he held notable victories over Johnny Case and Georgi Karakhanyan.

Ultimate Fighting Championship

Glenn made his promotion debut on September 17, 2016 at UFC Fight Night: Poirier vs. Johnson against Evan Dunham in Texas. He moved up to lightweight for this fight bout replacing injured Abel Trujillo on 12 days notice. He was bested by Dunham via unanimous decision and this unsuccessful debut snapped a three-fight winning streak since losing his WSOF title to Lance Palmer in 2014.

He next faced Phillipe Nover on February 11, 2017 at UFC 208. He outpointed Nover and win via split decision (27-30, 29–28, 29-28).

Glenn faced Gavin Tucker on October 9, 2017 at UFC 215. He won the fight by unanimous decision. Tucker suffered four broken bones on his face during the one-sided beating from Glenn and many criticized the referee, Kyle Cardinal, for not stopping the fight.

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

Glenn faced Dennis Bermudez on July 14, 2018 at UFC Fight Night 133.[30] He won the fight via split decision.

Glenn was scheduled to face Arnold Allen on November 30, 2018 at The Ultimate Fighter 28 Finale. However, Allen pulled out of the fight on November 16 citing a cut he received while training, and he was replaced by Kevin Aguilar. At the weigh-ins, Glenn weighed in at 148.5 pounds, 2.5 pounds over the featherweight non-title fight limit of 146. He was fined 20 percent of their purse, which went to his opponent Kevin Aguilar. The bout proceeded at catchweight. Glenn lost the fight via unanimous decision.

Ricky Glenn’s Net Worth

Rick Glenn’s 15-year MMA career has contributed to a net worth of almost $500,000. Glenn earned $70,500 for his first UFC bout, a unanimous decision loss to Evan Dunham, at UFC bout Night: Poirier versus Johnson. A Fight of the Night performance was also present.

Relationship Status: Married?

Jaxson, their son, was born in 2021, and he is married to Jenny Glenn.

FAQ

How old is Ricky Glenn?

Ricky Glenn is 22 years old.

How much is Ricky Glenn’s net worth?

Rick Glenn’s 15-year MMA career has contributed to a net worth of almost $500,000. Glenn earned $70,500 for his first UFC bout, a unanimous decision loss to Evan Dunham, at UFC bout Night: Poirier versus Johnson. A Fight of the Night performance was also present.

How tall is Ricky Glenn?

He has a height of 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m).

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