Vitaly Minakov

by John Von 07 Sep,2018
Vitaly Minakov

Vitaly Minakov is an undefeated Russian Mixed Martial Arts fighter who is known for his undefeated streak. He is also the former Bellator Heavyweight champion.


Minakov made his professional debut in 2010 and was ranked # 6 in the world ranking as reported by La Times.

Vitaly Minakov Early Career

Vitaly Minakov was born on  February 6, 1985, in  Bryansk, Russian, SFSR Soviet Union. He is of  Russian nationality having a white ethnic background.

There is no details information about his parents, siblings as well as educational background. It was reported that he was interested in martial arts since his early childhood.

Vitaly Minakov Career 

He began his professional career in 2010  and emerged victoriously against UFC seasoned fighter, Eddie Sanchez in 2012  during the Fight Nights- Battle of Moscow 7.

After gaining significant exposure to the international MMA arena at the highest level, he officially signed with the renowned American MMA promotion, Bellator MMA in 2012.

During his time with Bellator, he took on several notable MMA fighters that include Ron Sparks, Ryan Martinez, Alexander Volkov and many more.

He has won several good matches and also won several championships victories while competing under Bellator MMA.

Minakov next fight came when he returned to his homeland of Russia and competing in several bouts.

Vitaly Minakov Personal Life

The Star Russian MMA athlete stands at a height of 6 feet 4 inches tall and weighs around 113 kg. Talking about his personal life, he is a happily married man.

Even though he has not disclosed his wife's name to the public and media in his sites but the couple is blessed with three children.

The family of  Minakov is currently enjoying a happy and comfortable life with each other. Furthermore, he and his spouse is enjoying a blissful marital life with no signs and rumors of either of them separating, divorcing and having any sort of extra-martial of affairs.

In addition, he is an outstanding and professional athlete who is rather focused on building his career and developing his MMA career rather than involved in any sort of scandals, nuisance and several other mishaps which might hamper his life and career.

Moreover, he is active and popular among his fans through his social media sites such as Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

He can be often seen posting his pictures of himself and his family at his Instagram account.

Vitaly Minakov Net Worth

Vitaly Minakov earned a good deal sum of money through his professional career as a successful MMA fighter.  Even though his official net earning has not officially disclosed.

He is assumed to earn the significant amount as his earnings from his fights in Bellator MMA fights where he was undefeated.

His net worth is under review, as it has not been officially disclosed. But looking at his professional MMA career, his total net worth is estimated to be around hundreds of thousands of dollars.

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