Choi Doo ho Biography

Published on : 30 March, 2017

Date of Birth: 1991 April 6
Age: 26 years old
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 10 Inch
Birth Sign:: Acer

Introduction

Choi Doo-Ho is a professional mixed martial artist who currently competes in the Ultimate Fighting Championship in their Featherweight division. As of March 2017, his ranking is #12 in the official UFC featherweight rankings. He started his professional MMA career with DEEP.

Early Life

Choi Doo Ho born on April 6, 1991, in South Korea. His nationality is South Korean. His ethnicity is Koreans. His zodiac sign is Aries.

Mixed Martial Arts Career

Choi Doo Ho noticed by the experts in the MMA world after making his debut in "DEEP" 2010. He made his debut against the Yusuke Kagiyama. He lost his debut match via split decision. After a short period on the Independent Circuit, he returns to DEEP and faced Atsuhiro Tsuboi. He won the fight via TKO in the first round. Before being released from DEEP, he fought against Japanese prospect Shoji Maruyama. He won via TKO in the second round. While competing with DEEP, he also assigned to Sengoku Raiden Championship

In 2013, he agreed to a contract with the UFC to compete in their featherweight division. He was scheduled to face against Sam Sicilia on May 24, 2014, at UFC. Unfortunately, he pulled out of the bout due to the injury. On Nov 22, 2014, at UFC Fight Night 57, he made his debut against the Juan Pig. He won the fight just in the 18 seconds via TKO in the first round. On Dec 10, 2016, he faced Swanson at UFC 206. It was the best fights of the year; he lost the fight via unanimous decision. However, both participants were honored by Fights of the Night. 

Personal life of Choi Doo Hoo

Significance to his personal life, Choi Doo Ho who reached at the age of 27 is a happily living married man. He has a beautiful wife in his life. He married his longtime girlfriend Kim Soo-Hyo in 2017 after having an affair. Their marriage held in a private ceremony in the South Korea. Currently, they are extremely happy in their married life. There is no any rumor of separation between the lovely couple.

Choi Doo Ho is the son of Kim Chung-hoon (his father). He is not the single child of his parents. He has a sister whose name is Kim Juna. His sister is younger to her. His sister is a singer by the profession. She released a soundtrack based on Korean High Drama Society. He is very close to his family. 

Interesting FACTS

Choi Doo Ho is one of the influential figures of the MMA world. He has a standing height of 5 feet and 10 and weighs 66 kg. His annual salary is $48,000. He has an accumulated net worth of $168,000 that makes his lifestyle luxurious. He is admired by his fans and followers on social media. One can read his tweets on Twitter. He also loves to posts his photos on Instagram. 

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