Jan Błachowicz Net Worth 2022

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Jan Błachowicz Net Worth 2022. Jan Maciej Błachowicz is a Polish professional mixed martial artist. He currently competes in the Light Heavyweight division for the Ultimate Fighting Championship, where he is the former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion.

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Jan Błachowicz Net Worth

Net worth$4 million
Full nameJan Maciej Błachowicz
Date of birthFebruary 24, 1983
Occupationprofessional mixed martial artist
NationalityPolish

What is Jan Błachowicz net worth?

Jan Błachowicz Net Worth

Jan Błachowicz net worth 2022: Jan Maciej Błachowicz  is a Polish professional mixed martial artist. He currently competes in the Light Heavyweight division for the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). Jan Błachowicz net worth is $4 million. Keep reading to find about him here.

Biography

Jan was born February 24, 1983 in Cieszyn, Poland. He started training martial arts – initially judo at the age of nine – due to the influence of action movies.

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Błachowicz entered in KSWs inaugural <95 kg (209 lb) Tournament at KSW 9. Defeating three opponents in one night, Błachowicz was able to claim the tournament crown. His first opponent was Martin Zawada, who he defeated by unanimous decision. Błachowicz was able to defeat his next two opponents by armbar, including the notable opponent Antoni Chmielewski.

Błachowicz went on to defeat Christian M’Pumbu four months later via armbar, before defeating previously unbeaten Maro Perak in December 2008.

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Return to MMA

Błachowicz entered into the second KSW <95 kg tournament. Błachowicz had to face two opponents in the same night. His first opponent was the undefeated Brazilian Julio Brutus. Błachowicz was able to knock Brutus out with a high kick-right hook combination at 3:40 in the first round. In the semifinal, Błachowicz submitted his training partner Wojciech Orłowski with a rear-naked choke after just 1:37.

In the meantime, Błachowicz took a fight on a few days notice against Nikolai Onikienko and submitted him in the second round.

He then faced Daniel Tabera in the final of the tournament at KSW XIV, winning via TKO in the second round and becoming once again the KSW Light Heavyweight Tournament Champion. Błachowicz then faced Rameau Thierry Sokoudjou for the vacant KSW Light Heavyweight Championship at KSW XV. He lost the fight via TKO, being unable to answer the bell for the third round because of his injured leg.

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Błachowicz had a rematch with Sokoudjou at KSW XVII. He won the bout via unanimous decision to become the new KSW Light Heavyweight Champion. His next three fights in KSW were against Mario Miranda, Houston Alexander and Goran Reljic, and all three he won by unanimous decision.

Ultimate Fighting Championship

In January 2014, after completing a 17–3 record on the European scene, Błachowicz signed a contract to fight in the light heavyweight division of the UFC.

In his UFC debut, Błachowicz faced Ilir Latifi on October 4, 2014, at UFC Fight Night 53. He won the fight via TKO in the first round.

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Błachowicz faced Jimi Manuwa on April 11, 2015, at UFC Fight Night 64. Błachowicz lost the fight via unanimous decision.

Błachowicz was expected to face Anthony Johnson on September 5, 2015, at UFC 191. However, Johnson was pulled from the bout on July 30 in favor of a fight with Jimi Manuwa at the event. In turn, Błachowicz instead faced Corey Anderson on the same card. He lost the fight by unanimous decision (30–25, 30–25, and 29–26). He has fought 36 winning 28 of them.

UFC Light Heavyweight Champion

Błachowicz faced Dominick Reyes for the vacant UFC Light Heavyweight Championship on September 27, 2020 at UFC 253.

 He won the fight via TKO in the second round to become the new UFC Light Heavyweight champion. This win earned him the Performance of the Night award.

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Blachowicz defended the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship against current UFC Middleweight Champion Israel Adesanya on March 6, 2021 at UFC 259.

He won the fight via unanimous decision, becoming the first person to defeat Adesanya in mixed martial arts.

Blachowicz is expected to make his second title defense against Glover Teixeira at UFC 266 on September 4th, 2021.

Jan Błachowicz Net Worth

Jan Błachowicz net worth 2022 is around $4 million. He is one of the best MMA fighters in the world right now.

He is the second Polish champion in UFC history, after Joanna Jędrzejczyk, and the first male Polish champion. As of March 29, 2021 he is #8 in the UFC men’s pound-for-pound rankings.

Jan Błachowicz Net Worth: Highlights

Total fights36
Wins28
By knockout8
By submission9
By decision11
Losses8
By knockout2
By submission1
By decision5
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