- Date of Birth
- Age 29 Years Old
- Famous Name Joey Davis
- Country United States US
- Father Joey Davis, Sr
- Birth Name Joel Malcolm Davis
- Net Worth $5 million
- Currently Married No
- Birth Country Compton, California, United States
- Famous Name Joey Davis
- Nationality American
- Affair with Kat Molina
- Ethnicity White
- Girlfriend Yes
- Currently Club Bellator MMA
- Tatto(s) Yes
Joel Malcolm Davis, also known by the name Joey Davis is an African-American mixed martial artist and a former amateur wrestler as well. A professional since 2016, he has also competed for Notre Dame College. On the other hand, he played football as a running back/receiver for his school team.
Joey Davis’s Early Life
Joey Davis was born on December 29, 1993, in Compton, California, United States. He has two sisters.
Davis's father, Joey Davis, Sr., instilled in him the importance of having “plans Bs, and Cs, and Ds, and Es.” He is named after his dad slain civil rights leader, Malcolm X because he wants to be like Malcolm X was.
Davis enrolled at Santa Fe High School, where he was awarded two-time California State champion wrestler, two-time national champion, and three-time State finalist as well.
Joey Davis’s Net Worth
Davis's disclosed career earnings are recorded to be $12,000. He is sponsored by Victor Auto. He gained his wealth widely through his professional MMA fighting career. Presently, Davis is signed to Bellator MMA which is a major source of his earnings.
This accomplished wrestler has an estimated net worth of $5 million. Although he hasn’t revealed the actual salary. At Bellator 192, Davis defeated Ian Butler to earn $7,000. Guilherme Bomba won the match against Ivan Castillo at Bellator 192. In his second match, he received $5,000 after defeating Keith Cutrone.
Joey Davis's Career
During his college career, Davis was included in wrestling for Notre Dame College of Ohio. He became the first wrestler in the history of the NCAA Division II to end his entire career undefeated and end his career with a 133-0 Division II record.
Davis faced four-time All-American champion, Alex Dieringer who won the Dan Hodge Trophy. He lost the match 9-0.
Mixed martial arts career
Prior to being signed to Bellator MMA, he had a record of 5-0 as an amateur. On 26th August 2016, Alex made his official MMA debut at Bellator 160, facing Keith Cutrone. He won the fight via unanimous decision.
Davis next faced Justin Cutrone at Bellator 160 on August 26, 2016. And again won the fight via TKO(punches).
Further, he defeated Ian Butler at Bellator 192 via KO (spinning back kick and punches) in 39 seconds.
Similarly, Chael Sonnen received $300,000, Quinton Jackson, $300,000 and Douglas Lima earned $100,000 in that event.
Joey Davis’s Personal Life
Davis stands tall at the height of 5 feet 11 inches and weighs 77 kg. He is in a relationship with his beautiful girlfriend, Kat Molina. However, he hasn’t revealed any information about his partner.
He often posts the pictures of his girlfriend which seems that the couple shares a deep bond.