- Birth Name Eddie Alvarez
- Birth Place Kensington, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
- Famous Name Eddie Alvarez
- Net Worth $8 million
- Salary $178,000
- Nationality American
- Ethnicity Mix
- Currently Married Yes
- Married to Jamie Alvarez (m. 2008)
- Divorce N/A
- Children N/A
The very much popular and extremely talented, Eddie Alvarez who is a professional MMA fighter is better known for his power, will, skill and intelligence in the ring. To be a prominent MMA fighter one must have confidence, endurance and positive attitude towards his goal and Eddie Alvarez has it all. Eddie Alvarez was born by his birth name “Edward Eddie Alvarez.” He is also called The Silent Assassin, The Underground King. He was born on January 11, 1984 and this makes his age 32 years at this moment. His birthplace is Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. His nationality is American. He is of Irish and Puerto Rican descent. His birth sign is Capricorn.
Eddie Alvarez won MFC Welterweight Championship in June 2006. He defeated Derrick Noble via KO at Just 1:01 in the first round. After competing and participating in several championships and tournaments, he landed his steps at Bellator Fighting Championships. On June 12, 2009, in the finals of lightweight tournaments, he defeated Toby Imada via a rear naked choke submission and became a first ever lightweight champion of Bellator’s. Later on, he does extremely well in other matches of Bellator. On August 19, 2014, he signed a contract with Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). He made his professional debut in a loss against Donald Cerrone. On June 13, 2015, at UFC 188, he won the fight against Gilbert Melendez. On January 17, 2016, he played exceptionally well and defeated Anthony Pettis by split decision. On July 7, 2016, at UFC Fight Night 90 for the UFC Lightweight Championship, he defeated Rafael Dos Anjos. This win bagged Alvarez his first performance of the Night bonus award.
Eddie Alvarez is one of the exuberant MMA fighters and has earned lots of respect through his professional career. His current status is married. He got tied in marital relation with Jamie Alvarez. Since getting married to till date, there is no news published about their separation. It seems there married life is dependent on mutual trust and understanding. Neither of them are engaged in any extra marital affair. They both are loyal to each other. By looking at their successful marriage life, it does not seem that they will end their relationship in future. He has three sons from his wife named Eddie Jr., Alister and Anthony. He has been perfect husband until now and also a great father. He made his television appearance on the show named Bully Beatdown on MTV. He does not engage into any controversy.
As of 2015, Eddie Alvarez’s annual salary is $132,000. His excepted salary of 2017 is $178,000. His net worth is 8 million in US dollar. He has millions of fans from around the world and it is seen in his social networking fame. His fans are largely growing on Instagram and Twitter. Moreover, info about his bio can be taken from Wiki.