|Net Worth||$4 million|
|Source of wealth||MMA, endorsements, and acting|
|Endorsements||Gym King Fight Division, CBD Research Labs, Cryo Pain Relief, The Fight Game|
|Residence||Las Vegas, Nevada, US|
|Last Updated||May, 2021|
Francis Ngannou is the current UFC Heavyweight champion. Francis Ngannou net worth is estimated to be around $4 million. He is deemed to be the scariest man on the planet inside the octagon and rightfully so. After his victory against Stipe Miocic, experts believe that there aren’t men left that can take him inside the octagon. Ngannou has gone through a lot to make it to the top of the food chain.
Francis Ngannou is born in Cameroon on 5th September 1986. He became the champion of the heavyweight division at UFC 260 by taking off Miocic from the throne. He had shown drastic improvement in his fighting game and took the heavyweight division by surprise. He is also in line to become the fighter with most knockouts with 11 KOs currently. Francis Ngannou net worth has increased drastically after he snatched the belt from the former champion.
Francis Ngannou Net worth 2021
Francis Ngannou net worth is estimated to be around $4 Million. At the beginning of his career in the UFC, Francis wasn’t the top paid athlete, in fact, he barely made any money compared to other fighters in his level. As he started finishing people with his right hand, the Cameroonian saw the paycheck increasing. He has estimated career earnings of $2,157,500.
The champion saw his first 6 digit figure salary at UFC Fight Night: Lewis vs Abdurakhimov in 2016 where he took home a whopping $124,000 dollars. His biggest salary for a fight till day is his rematch against Stipe Miocic where he bagged a total of $580,000 which included the performance of the night bonus too. He also has endorsement deals with Gym King Fight Division, CBD Research Labs, Cryo Pain Relief, and The Fight Game. He also is now part of the Fast and Furious 9 movie, which will release in 2021 which adds to Francis Ngannou net worth.
Francis Ngannou career
Francis Ngannou began training in combat sports at the age of 22. However, boxing was his first love. When he headed to Paris at the age of 26, due to life problems he wanted to train in boxing but ended up learning Martial arts due to his coach’s advice. Ngannou made his UFC debut in December 2015 when he fought another newbie, Luis Henrique. The fight ended in the second round via KO for the Predator.
The Predator went on a 10-fight winning streak to earn his title shot against Stipe Miocic the first time. But despite his crazy KOs in his previous fights, Ngannou showed a lot of holes in his game which Miocic took to his full advantage and defended his belt. That was a devastating loss to the champ. He then went on to lose to Derrick Lewis, who he might be fighting next.
Then four wins in a row against the likes of Curtis Blaydes, Cain Valesquez, Junior Dos Santos, and Jairzinho Rozenstruik saw him get a rematch with the champion Stipe on 28th March 2021. In the rematch, Ngannou knocked him out in brutal fashion to become the third African to become a UFC champion.
Francis Ngannou personal life
Francis Ngannou was raised in poverty in Cameroon and lived a very tough life. The fighter decided to flee to Paris to pursue his dream of becoming a boxer. But however, he was arrested in Spain for crossing the border illegally and jailed for two months. The fighter has also revealed that he had worked in mines to food on the plate and suffice his daily needs.
The fighter is multi-lingual. He speaks several languages including Ngemba, French, and English. His English has been improving over the days as he picked up the language only after joining the UFC. As far as his relationship status, the fighter has not revealed anything and is currently single.
Q. How much is Francis Ngannou net worth?
Francis Ngannou net worth is estimated to be around $4 million.
Q. How many knockouts does Francis Ngannou have?
Francis Ngannou has a total of 11 KO/TKO in his career?
Q. Has Francis Ngannou ever been arrested?
Francis Ngannou was arrested in Spain and jailed for two months for illegally crossing borders
Q. What is Francis Ngannou nickname?
Francis Ngannou is also called “The Predator”
Q. When did Francis Ngannou become champion?
Francis became the champion of Heavyweight division at UFC 260 after he knocked out Stipe Miocic.