|Date of Birth:||1989, September 22|
|Age:||30 years old|
|Birth Nation:||United States|
|Height:||6 Feet 3 Inch|
|Birth Name||Corey James Anderson|
|Famous Name||Corey Anderson|
Synopsis Corey Anderson is one of the most popular mixed martial artists who currently competing in the light heavyweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship. He was the light heavyweight winner on The Ultimate Fighter: Team Edgar vs. Team Penn. Currently, he ranked #7 in the UFC light heavyweight rankings. Early Life Corey Anderson was born on Sep 22, 1989, in Rockford, Illinois, United States. He is American. His ethnicity is black. His zodiac sign is Libra. He completed graduation from Hononegah Community High School where he competed in wrestling. Upon completing high school graduation, he wrestled during his college years. He received a degree in Business Administration from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater.
Mixed Martial Arts Career
On March 29, 2013, Corey Anderson landed his steps at MMA world. On his first fight, he defeated J.R. Briones via TKO punches in the first round. On July 6, 2014, at The Ultimate Fighter 19 Finale, he faced Matt Van Buren. He won the fight just in the 61 seconds into the first round and become the light heavyweight tournament winner. Upon defeating Buren, he faced Justin Jones at UFC 181. He won the fight via unanimous decision in the third round.
On Sep 5, 2015, Corey Anderson faced veteran fighter Jan Blachowicz. He won the fight via unanimous decision in the third round. On March 18, 2017, he faced Jima Manuwa at UFC Fight Night: Manuwa vs. Anderson. He lost the fight via KO (punch) in the first round. He holds records of nine wins in twelve matches. His wins include five by decisions and four were by knockouts.
Personal Life & Affair
Corey Anderson is one of the rising names in the world of mixed martial artists. He is new in his job. He has a successful future ahead. He has a reached the age of 27 now. He has a great physique and personality. He has a height of 6 feet and 3 inch, which is around 1.91m. His weight is around 205 lb (93 kg).
Regarding his personal life, Corey Anderson has shared very few facts. He has not mentioned the name of his parents and siblings. He has not mentioned about his wife, affair, and girlfriend. It is a to find out his secrets.
Corey Anderson is popular but controversy has not affected his professional career. He has not mentioned about his sexual orientation.
Net Worth & Salary
Corey Anderson is one of the most valuable assets of the MMA world. He received a heavy amount of salary for his performance. His expected salary of 2016-2017 is $105,300. As of 2015, he has an estimated net worth of $273,000. According to sources, he will have a net worth of $300,000 at the end of 2017. He is popular among his fans on social networking sites. One can see his latest updates on Twitter and Instagram.