American TV actress and former NFL cheerleader Sarah Shahi has a net worth of £4.35 million ($5 million) which is £870,000 more than UFC champion Israel Adesanya.
Beauty Shahai was a cheerleader for the Dallas Cowboys in the 1999-2000 season and has had a successful career on television and the big screen. The 42-year-old is best known for playing Kate Reed in the comedy-drama series Fairly Legal.
Meanwhile, UFC 276 star Adesanya is one of the most dominant UFC middleweights in the sport’s history and has amassed a net worth of around £3.3 million ($4 million) from classic fights against the likes of Robert Whittaker and Kelvin Gastelum.
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Bombshell Shahai currently plays Billie Connelly on the television show Sex/Life and has previously played in Supernatural, Frasier, Dawson’s Creek and ER. Shahai has also starred in a number of films including Legally Blonde 2 and Rush Hour 3.
Steve Howey’s ex-wife has been divorced for two years and has been dating Australian actor and fellow Sex/Life star Adam Demos.
Middleweight champion Adesanya extended his MMA record to 23-1 by convincingly defeating American challenger Jared Cannonier in his final bout in July.
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The trash-talking New Zealander has another income stream outside the ring with his YouTube channel having over 750,000 subscribers.
The highly respected record in the UFC series has also earned him the backing of Reebok, Puma and EA Sports which have boosted his earnings.
According to The Sports Grail, Adesanya made more than £870k ($1 million) comfortably from his latest win over Cannonier who won by unanimous decision during a emphatic display at UFC 276.
Adesanya has earned over £870k ($1m) on several occasions in the ring. He made around £1.4 million ($1.54 million) from his fight against Robert Whittaker in January.
Despite her exploits in the ring and Youtube, the UFC star is still rated less than actress Shahai.
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In 2020, the average contracted UFC fighter earns about $148,000 when bonuses and base salary are added. With each round lasting five minutes, fighting three or five rounds, and three fights a year, in a very narrow sense UFC fighters are some of the highest paid athletes in the world.
Who is No 1 in UFC?
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Who is the number one best UFC fighter? Who is the greatest MMA fighter of all time? To see also : Jaguars announce 2022 schedule.
- Anderson Silva (34-11, 1 No Contest) UFC – Ultimate Fighting Championship. …
- Khabib Nurmagomedov (29-0) UFC – Ultimate Fighting Championship. …
- Daniel Cormier (22-3, 1 No Contest) …
- Stipe Miocic (20-4) …
- Fedor Emelianenko (40-6, 1 No Contest) …
- Amanda Nunes (21-5) …
- Jose Aldo (31-7)
How much does Kamaru Usman make per fight?
Per The Sports Daily, Usman earned $72,500 when he won The Ultimate Fighter in 2015. When he beat Tyron Woodley for the UFC welterweight title in 2019, Usman made an estimated $380,000. This may interest you : Cheerleader-in-chief: New superintendent Mark Holzman looks to celebrate wins, raise expectations. The highest he got in a title fight was in 2021, where he made $692,000 in a rematch against Jorge Masvidal.
How rich is John Jones? For his career, Jones has earned $7.23 million. In addition to his fight earnings, Jones also receives a portion of the pay-per-view dollars. As recently as May, Jon Jones said he made about $5 million per fight with all the dollars combined. All of that together adds up to Jones having a net worth of $10 million.