Daniel Weichel is a professional German Mixed Martial Artist fighter who is currently competing for American renowned MMA organization, Bellator MMA in its featherweight category.
He made his professional MMA debut in 2002 and has competed for several MMA promotions such as M1 Global and Shooto.
Daniel Weichel Early Career
Daniel Weichel was born on November 22, 1984, in Michelstadt, Germany. He is of German nationality having a white ethnic background. There are no official details about his parents, siblings and educational background. However, he was highly interested in combat sports since his early childhood days.
He began training in Jujutsu at the age of 14 and shifted his attention towards Brazilian jiu-jitsu, Muay Thai, wrestling, freestyle wrestling, Greco Roman wrestling, and boxing. Weichel got trained by Din Thomas and received his black belt in Brazilain Jiu-Jitsu under him in 2014.
Daniel Weichel Career
He made his professional career MMA debut in 2002 and compete for various MMA promotions such as Martial Arts Extreme and M1 Global. Weichel later went to signed with famous renowned American promotion MMA, Bellator MMA in September 2013.
He made his Bellator debut in the Season Ten Featherweight Tournament Quarterfinal and took on Scott Cleve during February 28, 2014, at the Bellator 110 with a submission hold. Weichel faced off against competitors such as Matt Bessette, Desmond Green, Pat Curran, Emmanuel Sanchez, Brian Moore, John Teixeria, and several others.
As of recent, he faced off against Patricio Freire at the main event during Bellator 2003 that took place on July 14, 2018. He lost the bout via split decision.
Daniel Weichel Personal Life
The German MMA athlete, Daniel Weichel stands at a height of 5 feet 1o inches tall and weighs around 66 kg. His reach lengths to be around 71 inches which he uses to his maximum effect during his matches against his opponents.
Talking about there is no news and information concerning him of being married or having a girlfriend. Also, there is no past and present relationship that suggests he has been an affair.
Furthermore, he has maintained a low profile to the public. Hence nothing about his personal life and affairs has been documented. He seems to be such an individual who is focused on building his MMA career rather than being involved in any sort of controversy, scandals, and affairs.
Daniel Weichel Net Worth
Being ranked 24 current best MMA Featherweight Fighter in the World, he has earned name and fame from his professional career as a successful MMA Fighter.
Even though his official earning has not been officially disclosed as it is still under review. But it is assumed that he has earned a decent amount of money through his career as a successful MMA fighter which is expected to increase as his career progress.