Randy Couture is one of the prominent MMA fighters and heavyweight champion. He is one of the first members of the UFC Hall of Fame. Synopsis Randy Couture is a successful American actor, retired MMA fighter, and former wrestler. During his tenure in UFC, he was a three-time UFC Heavyweight Champion, two times UFC Light Heavyweight Champion and the winner of UFC 13 Heavyweight Tournament. He started his acting career in 2003 by taking a small part in the movie named Cradle 2. Early Life Randy Couture was born on June 22, 1963, and he is running 53 years old at this time. His place of birth was Everett, Washington. He holds an American nationality. His ethnicity is white. He is one of the legendary figures of mixed martial arts. He developed an interest in mixed martial arts at the age of 10 and become a proficient wrestler. Upon completing high school graduation, he joined U.S Army and worked there for six years.
Randy Couture started his professional MMA career in 1997. On May 30, 1997, he faced Tony Halme at UFC 13. He won the fight via submission in the second round. In the same date and event, he won another fight against the Steven Graham via TKO (punches) in the first round. He holds MMA records of nineteen wins in thirty matches. His wins include eight by decisions, four by submissions, and seven were by knockouts. Till retirement, he competed in the Light heavyweight and Heavyweight division.
Randy Couture is a successful Greco-Roman Wrestler. He participated in several international championships and tournaments. He won a gold medal in 90 kg division of wrestling in the 11th Pan American Games held in Havana, Cuba.
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Outside the Ring
Upon retirement, he shows his interest in the films and movies. His acting career was started in 2005. As of now, he has made his appearance in more than fifteen movies.
Personal Life and Affair
Randy Couture personal life is not as successful as his professional career. Previously he married to Sharon, Tricia, and Kim Couture. He and Kim filed for divorce in May 2009. He has three children named sons Ryan, Caden, and Aimee. He is a responsible father indeed and takes care of his children. He enjoys hunting. Currently, he resides in Las Vegas.
Randy Couture has maintained a great physique. He has a good height of 6 feet and 1 inch, which is around 1.85m. His weight is around 205lb. He has never been the part of the controversy.
Randy Couture is one of the valuable assets of the MMA world. Numerous awards and rewards have honored for his professional achievements. His salary is outstanding. He has an estimated net worth of $17 million. He is active in the social networking sites which include Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.