Miesha Tate Net Worth, MMA Career, Income, Personal life, massive earnings, and more

Miesha Tate is a former bantamweight champion in the UFC. Take a look at Miesha Tate net worth, salary, personal life, and more.

Miesha Tate net worth
Miesha Tate
NameMiesha Tate
Net WorthEstimated to be around $6 million
NicknameCupcake
Age34 years
ResidenceTacoma, Washington, United States.
Sources of WealthMMA, Modeling and Brand Endorsements 
DivisionBantamweight (135lb)
MMA record18-7-0
EndorsementsTaxSlayer.com and Reebok
Marital StatusMarried to Johnny Nunez
ChildrenTwo Children
Last UpdatedJuly 2021

Miesha Tate is one of the biggest superstars of the UFC and is also the former bantamweight champion. Miesha Tate net worth is estimated to be around $6 Million. Apart from being the former UFC bantamweight champion, she is also the winner of Strikeforce. She is one of the most notable female athletes in combat sports.

Miesha Tate net worth
Miesha Tate

Tate is 34 years old, was born on August 18, 1986, in Tacoma, Washington, United States of America. She weighs 135 lbs and fights in the bantamweight division. Apart from fighting, she has a career in modeling which adds to Miesha Tate net worth of $6 million. She has wins against some of the top fighters in the UFC and also won the title in UFC 196.

Miesha Tate net worth 2021

Miesha Tate net worth
Miesha Tate becomes the bantamweight champion

According to Celebrity Net Worth, Miesha Tate net worth is estimated to be around $6 million. Most of her earnings have been from her successful career as a Martial Arts fighter. But apart from that, she is also a popular model who has featured in magazines such as ESPN Body issue, Fitness Girl Magazine, and many more. Despite leaving the sport of MMA in the year 2016, Tate is one of the richest athletes today.

She also has some great endorsement deals when she was fighting. She was in a deal with promotions like Venum, Dynamic Fastener, AutoShopper, Training Mask, and Reebok. The biggest paycheck of her career is from the title fight against Holly Holm in the year 2016. Tate not only took home the belt but also a fighter’s purse of $172,000. Her next biggest paycheck was against the superstar Ronda Rousey who she lost but still earned an enormous $103,000 at UFC 168 which must have added to Miesha Tate net worth.

Miesha Tate fighting career

Miesha began her career as a wrestler in high school. Her first professional MMA debut was in 2007 at HOOKnSHOOT Women’s Grand Prix. Later in the year 2008, she was signed to Strikeforce where she was very successful. She was the bantamweight champion in Strikeforce and made a name for herself. Tate’s biggest turnover happened in the year 2013 when she was signed to the Ultimate Fighting Championship.

Miesha Tate net worth
Miesha “Cupcake” Tate in the octagon

While Ronda Rousey is the name that comes to mind when one thinks of a female UFC fighter, there is no doubt that Miesha Tate was also one of the biggest stars to make Combat sports for women popular. Miesha Tate has some amazing wins against Sara McMann, Jessica Eye, and most famously Holly Holm who she beat to become the bantamweight champion. She called quits on her fighting career after two successive losses against Amanda Nunes and Racquel Pennington.

Miesha Tate is also the vice president of ONE championship. She became the vice president on November 8th, 2018. She is now returning to the octagon at UFC Fight Night: Makhachev vs. Moises to fight against Marion Reneau. It is going to be exciting to see the former champion back from retirement.

Miesha Tate personal life

Miesha Tate family
Miesha Tate and her family

Miesha Tate was first in a relationship with Bryan Caraway who is a former UFC fighter and also a trainer. Later they broke up and she went into a new relationship with Johnny Nunez, who also happens to be a Mixed Martial Artist. Johnny and Miesha married each other.

On June 4, 2018, the former bantamweight champion gave birth to her daughter, Amaia Nevaeh Nunez. And on June 14, 2020, Johnny Nunez and Miesha Tate announced the birth of their second child, Daxton Wylder Nunez. She has one son and one daughter.

Q. How much is Miesha Tate net worth?

Miesha Tate net worth is estimated to be around $6 million.

Q. Did Miesha Tate stop fighting?

Yes, Tate stopped fighting in the year 2016 after her loss to Racquel Pennington.

Q. When did Miesha Tate become champion?

Miesha Tate became the UFC women’s bantamweight champion in 2016 after she won against Holly Holm at UFC 196.

Q. Is Miesha Tate married?

Miesha Tate is married to her husband, Johnny Nunez.

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