- Birth Name Joanna Jedrzejczyk
- Birth Place Olsztyn
- Famous Name Joanna Jedrzejczyk
- Net Worth $238,000
- Nationality Polish
- Ethnicity White
- Currently Married N/A
- Divorce N/A
- Affair with N/A
- Girlfriend N/A
Polish Fighter Joanna Jedrzejczyk is the former Women’s strawweight champion of the Ultimate Fighting Championship UFC promotions. She also has the record of being a 3rd European champion in the history of UFC after Bas Rutten in 1999 and Andrei Arlovski in 2005.
Famous with her stage name Violence, she is one of the most vicious female strikers currently in contract with the famous American MMA promotion UFC since 2012. Prior to being an MMA fighter, she was a Kick Boxing champion with a pro-record of 27 wins and 2 losses.
Joanna Jedrzejczyk Early life
Joanna Jedrzejczyk was born on August 18, 1987, in Olsztyn, Poland. She is a polish by her nationality and if of mixed Europian white ethnicity. She also has a twin sister named Katarzyna Jedrzejczyk and has an elder sister Ewa. There is no any details info about her educational life and parents.
Muay Thai and Kick Boxing Career
Joanna competed in Muay Thai for 10 years and holds a record of 70 wins, along with six world championships and four European championships.
Further, she also has a professional kickboxing record of 27 wins and 2 losses and holds an amateur kickboxing record of 37 wins and 3 losses.
Joanna Jędrzejczyk MMA And UFC Career
Joanna debuted her mixed martial arts career May 19, 2012. She has played against Sylwia Juskiewicz and wins the game via unanimous decision. At the end of June 2013, she was ranked 7th place by FightMatrix.com.
After that, She signed a contract with the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) in July 2014. She made her debut against on July 26, 2014. Further, Jędrzejczyk faced undefeated strawweight top contender Cláudia Gadelha on December 13, 2014, at UFC on Fox 13 and won the match via a controversial decision victory to fight Carla Esparza for a UFC strawweight strap. After she won against Carla Esparza in UFC 185, she became the first polish fighter to become a UFC champion.
After that, she defended her titles on five different occasions against fighters like Jessica Penne, Valérie Létourneau, Cláudia Gadelha, Karolina Kowalkiewicz, and Jéssica Andrade and held the record of most defenses at the strawweight division.
She first faced a surprising TKO loss in the first round at the UFC 217 event against Rose Namajunas and lost her title to thug Rose. She after three months was given an immediate re-match against Rose at UFC 223 but after five rounds of nonstop action Rose Namajunas was able to defend her belt for the second time against Joanna after she received a unanimous decision victory against the most violent women in the UFC.
Joanna Jędrzejczyk Personal life
Joanna Jędrzejczyk has not shared much of her private life with her fans. Though she is not a married woman, she reportedly is having a romantic relationship with Przemysław Buta. Further in the UFC 205 event revealed her boyfriend after winning her match against Karolina Kowalkiewicz.
Joanna is currently engaged to her boyfriend turned fiance Przemysław Buta and they are living in a happy relationship. After her UFC 211 appearance, Joanna further revealed that she want’s to experience motherhood as well as marriage in near future.
Joanna-Jędrzejczyk's Boyfriend Przemysław Buta is a Morag, Olsztyn, Poland resident and is a professional soccer player for KS Huragan Morag.
Joanna Jędrzejczyk Net Worth
Joanna-Jędrzejczyk receives a fortune amount of salary from her career as a fighter. As of 2018, her total earning as a UFC fighter is reportedly around $1,846,000. Here is a brief record of her last three fight earnings:
Joanna at the UFC 217 held on November 2017 earned $160,000 in her loss against Thug Rose. She reportedly was paid $120,000 to show up and $40,000 Reebok sponsorship.
She at UFC 223 held on Apr 2018 was paid $130,000; $100,000 to show, $30,000 fight week incentive pay in her second loss to Rose Namajunas.
At UFC Fight Night: Alvarez vs Poirier 2 held on July 2018, Joanna was paid $110,000 to fight Torres. She reportedly received $50,000 to show, $50,000 win bonus, $10,000 fight week incentive pay.
Joanna Jędrzejczyk remained undefeated till UFC 217, with five successful title defenses. So, she is a huge pay-per-view-draw. As of 2018, Joanna Jędrzejczyk’s estimated net worth is around $3 million. Joanna has a height of 5 feet and 6 inches and weighs 115 lb.