- Birth Name Benjamin Saunders
- Birth Place Fort Lauderdale, Florida
- Famous Name Ben Saunders
- Net Worth $780,500
- Salary $223,000
- Nationality American
- Ethnicity White
- Currently Married Unknown
- Affair with Unknown
- Girlfriend Unknown
Ben Saunders is an American mixed martial artist who is currently competing in the Welterweight division of the UFC. Since 2004, he has been fighting professionally having previously competed in the Bellator.
Saunders is not married yet and is reported to be single. As of 2018, he has an estimated net worth of about $1 million.
Ben Saunders Early Life and Family
Ben Saunders was born as Benjamin Saunders on April 13, 1983, and this makes his age 34 years at this moment. He was born in Fort Lauderdale, Florida and is American by nationality.
There is no official info about his ethnicity but there are higher chances of him being white. His birth sign is Taurus.
Benjamin Saunders childhood was troublesome. He lived his early life in poverty. Benjamin Saunders parents were divorced. After separation of his parents, he lived with his father. His older brother Jacob practiced Karate.
His twin brother, Joe is associated with the Florida Legislature. At the age of 14, he worked at a restaurant so that he could pay his tuition fee. He learned techniques of wrestling at J.P. Taravella High School. While growing up, he involved in countless street fights.
Ben Saunders Professional Life
Ben Saunders started his professional career with “The Ultimate Fighter”. At his debut game, he defeated Dan Barrera in the first round of the competition. Just after the game, he reportedly suffered from Influenza. Despite ill health, he competed in the quarterfinals against Tom Speer and lost via unanimous decision.
Later on, he competed in the “The Ultimate Fighting Championship”. On his debut game, he again defeated Dan Barrera. In his second game, Ryan Thomas got defeated by him. On Feb 3, he signed a contract with Bellator to compete in the Welterweight division.
In June 2014, he agreed to play with the Titan Fighting Championships. On August 7, 2014, he made his return to the UFC. On January 17, 2016, he fought Patrick Cote but suffered a loss. He then defeated Jacob Volkmann and Court McGee but suffered two losses with Peter Sobotta and Alan Jouban.
In his next match, Ben Saunders faced Jake Ellenberger and defeated via TKO but again went on to lose against Sérgio Moraes.
Saunders is expected to face Lyman Good at UFC 230 in November.
Ben Saunders Personal Life
According to the reports, Ben Saunders is still single. He is not married yet and does not have a wife in his life. Neither, he is in an affair with his girlfriend. He is very secretive. He has maintained a low personal profile.
As he is successful, he will definitely get a perfect pair in his life.
Ben Saunders Net worth, Salary, and Facts
Worldwide popular Benjamin Saunders widely admired for his outstanding contributions. He is one of the productive MMA fighters. His annual earnings is $223,000. As of 2015, his estimated net worth is around $780,500.
One can go through Benjamin Saunders in his social networking sites. He is popular on Twitter and Instagram. He has inked tattoo on his body.