- Date of Birth
- Age 31 Years Old
- Famous Name
- Country Australia AU
- Birth Name Megan Anderson
- Birth Place Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
- Net Worth $1 million
- Salary $4,000 USD
- Nationality Australian
- Ethnicity white
- Currently Working For UFC
- Boyfriend N/A
- Tatto(s) Yes
- Squad No MMA fighter
Megan Anderson is an Australian mixed martial artist currently signed up with the UFC promotions and fights at the Featherweight division.
She is a well organized Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu style fighter and is participating in MMA since November 2013. So, far has appeared in 11 events with total 8 wins and 3 losses.
Megan Anderson Synopsis
Megan Anderson was born on 11 February 1990 in Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia and was raised in Lee's Summit, Kansas City, MO, United States. Participating in Featherweight division, she is currently signed with the UFC since 29 July 2017.
Megan Anderson grew up in Lee's Summit, Kansas City, MO, United States and started practicing Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu which led her to get inducted in the MMA.
On being asked about What does it mean for to be fighting in the UFC, Megan replied with:
"I was always interested in boxing and would go watch local boxing fight nights with my friends. Someone suggested we go watch MMA, so I went and picked up tickets for a local MMA event and the person I spoke to was a coach/gym owner and we got to talking. He said I should come in, have a try and see if I like it. I didn't at first, but a few months later I decided “why not” and fell in love."
She is a Bachelor of Arts (History/English double major) and Bachelor of Information Technology. She holds Australian nationality and belongs to the white ethnic group. The hot MMA fighter currently has 45.1k followers on Twitter and 198k followers on Instagram.
Megan Anderson Career
Starting her pro-career with FightWorld Cup 16, Megan fought Zoie Shreiweis and Loss the match held on 16-Nov-13 via a majority Decision. Again at FightWorld Cup 17, she fought Janay Harding, won the match held on 12-Apr-14 via Unanimous Decision.
On 26-Jul-14, she fought Kerry Barrett at Roshambo MMA 3 and won the match via Decision (majority) in round 3. In Nitro MMA 12, she fought against Jodie Struzik, won the match held on 11-Oct-14 via Submission (rear-naked choke) in round 2.
Later in his next match, on 6-Dec-14, she fought against Zoie Shreiweis at Roshambo MMA 4 and won the match via Submission (armbar) in round 1. In the following event in Invicta FC 14: Evinger vs. Kianzad she fought against Cindy Dandois, lost the match held on 12-Sep-15 via Submission (triangle choke) in round 2.
In one of the most remembered bouts, on 16-Jan-16, she fought against Amber Leibrock at Invicta FC 15: Cyborg vs. Ibragimova and won the match via TKO (knees and punches) in round 3. Consequently, in Invicta FC 17: Evinger vs. Schneider, she fought against Amanda Bell, won the match held on 7-May-16 via TKO (head kick and punches) in round 1.
In addition to that, on 29-Jul-16, she fought against Peggy Morgan at Invicta FC 18: Grasso vs. Esquibel and won the match via TKO (punches) in round 1.
She at Invicta FC 21: Anderson vs. Tweet fought against Charmaine Tweet, won the match held on 14-Jan-17 via TKO (punches and head kick) in round 2. In her first UFC match on 9-Jun-18, she fought against Holly Holm at UFC 225 and lost the match via Decision (unanimous) in round 3.
She is so far living a single life and no news regarding her relationship or affair has surfaced in the media. Her height is 6 feet and weighs 145 lb ( 65 kg). The MMA fighter has 73" reach.
Besides, the MMR player is focusing on her career rather than dating any guy. Moreover, she is free from rumors. She has also made tattoos on her body, which is appreciated by her fans a lot.
Talking about Megan Anderson salary, she is estimated to have earned around $40,000 from his last fight against Holly Holm on June 9, 2018.
As per many tabloids, her current net worth is reportedly unknown, so far his main source of income remains her career as a fighter. She currently resides in Lee's Summit, Kansas City, MO, United States.