American mixed martial artist of Croatian descent and part-time firefighter in Cleveland, Stipe Miocic is the current UFC Heavyweight Champion and only the fourth fighter in the promotion's history to win the heavyweight championship on two different occasions.
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- Stipe Miocic Stats
- Stipe Miocic Record
- Stipe Miocic Wife
- What is Stipe Miocic net worth?
In his first reign as UFC Heavyweight Champion, Stipe Miocic defended the title on three occasions against Alistair Overeem, Junior Dos Santos, and Francis Ngannou. With three title defenses to his name, Miocic became the only heavyweight fighter in UFC history to hold the record for for most consecutive title defenses in his division.
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Stipe Miocic signed a contract with the UFC in 2011 and made his promotional debut against Joey Beltran at UFC 136 in a winning effort. In his following fights, Miocic defeated the likes of Joey Beltran, Phil de Fries, and Shane de Rosario before eventually suffering his first Octagon loss to Stefan Struve at UFC on Fuel TV 5 in 2012.
Prior to his first title shot in the UFC, Miocic defeated heavyweight veterans such as Mark Hunt and Andrei Arlovski as he gradually shifted his focus towards Fabricio Werdum's UFC Heavyweight Championship.
UFC Heavyweight Champion
At UFC 198 in Brazil, Stipe Miocic and Fabricio Werdum finally faced-off for the UFC Heavyweight Championship. Miocic stunned Werdum in the first round itself, as he caught the latter with a flurry of punches to win his first title in the UFC.
Following his historic title win, Stipe Miocic successfully defended the UFC Heavyweight Championship against the likes of Alistair Overeem, Junior Dos Santos, and Francis Ngannou, as he became the only fighter in the UFC's heavyweight division to successfully defend the UFC Heavyweight Title on three consecutive occasions.
Stipe Miocic vs Francis Ngannou
Miocic carved his name in the UFC Hall of Fame by managing to successfully defend his UFC heavyweight title for the third consecutive time against Francis Ngannou at UFC 220. At the end of a riveting contest, Miocic was the clear winner, managing to beat Ngannou via unanimous decision with all three judges scoring the fight 50-44 in favour of 'The Silencer'. With the victory, Miocic became the first heavyweight to successfully defend his title thrice.
Daniel Cormier vs Stipe Miocic
Daniel Cormier became a two-division champion after knocking the lights out of heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic at UFC 226 back in July 2019. Miocic seemed to be struggling trying to keep up with Cormier’s speed and he got caught on the break from a clinch, ending up losing his title to DC.
Daniel Cormier vs Stipe Miocic 2
Stipe Miocic finally got his redemption as he finished Daniel Cormier via a fourth round TKO to reclaim his heavyweight title at UFC 241. Stipe launched a flurry of devastating body shots on a visibly exhausted DC in the third and fourth rounds of the fight, breaking him down bit by bit until he finally succumbed to the relentless battering.
Stipe Miocic Stats
Wins by KO/TKO:
Wins by Decision:
Wins by Submission:
Major UFC Accomplishments:
- UFC Heavyweight Championship (2-times)
- 80 in (203 cm)
- 230.5 lb / 104.6 kg
Stipe Miocic Record
Below is the MMA and UFC professional record of Stipe Miocic:
|Win||19–3||Daniel Cormier||TKO (punches)||UFC 241|
|Loss||18–3||Daniel Cormier||KO (punches)||UFC 226|
|Win||18–2||Francis Ngannou||Decision (unanimous)||UFC 220|
|Win||17–2||Junior dos Santos||TKO (punches)||UFC 211|
|Win||16–2||Alistair Overeem||KO (punches)||UFC 203|
|Win||15–2||Fabrício Werdum||KO (punch)||UFC 198|
|Win||14–2||Andrei Arlovski||TKO (punches)||UFC 195|
|Win||13–2||Mark Hunt||TKO (punches)||UFC Fight Night: Miocic vs. Hunt|
|Loss||12–2||Junior dos Santos||Decision (unanimous)||UFC on Fox: dos Santos vs. Miocic|
|Win||12–1||Fábio Maldonado||TKO (punches)||The Ultimate Fighter Brazil 3 Finale: Miocic vs. Maldonado|
|Win||11–1||Gabriel Gonzaga||Decision (unanimous)||UFC on Fox: Henderson vs. Thomson|
|Win||10–1||Roy Nelson||Decision (unanimous)||UFC 161|
|Loss||9–1||Stefan Struve||TKO (punches)||UFC on Fuel TV: Struve vs. Miocic|
|Win||9–0||Shane del Rosario||TKO (elbows)||UFC 146|
|Win||8–0||Philip De Fries||KO (punches)||UFC on Fuel TV: Sanchez vs. Ellenberger|
|Win||7–0||Joey Beltran||Decision (unanimous)||UFC 136|
|Win||6–0||Bobby Brents||TKO (submission to leg kicks)||NAAFS: Fight Night in the Flats 7|
|Win||5–0||William Penn||KO (punches)||NAAFS: Caged Vengeance 9|
|Win||4–0||Gregory Maynard||TKO (punches)||NAAFS: Night of Champions 2010|
|Win||3–0||Jeremy Holm||KO (punches)||NAAFS: Rock N Rumble 4|
|Win||2–0||Paul Barry||TKO (punches)||Moosin: God of Martial Arts|
|Win||1–0||Corey Mullis||TKO (punches)||NAAFS: Caged Fury 9|
Stipe Miocic Wife
Stipe Miocic married Ryan Marie Carney on June 18, 2016.
What is Stipe Miocic net worth?
As of 2019, Stipe Micocic's Net Worth is $3 Million.