Zhalgas Zhumagulov

by John Max 01 Dec,2020
Zhalgas Zhumagulov
Personal Info
  • Famous Name Zhalgas Zhumagulov
  • Country Kazakhstan KZ
Facts
  • Birth Name Zhalgas Zhumagulov
  • Birth Place Aktobe, Kazakhstan
  • Famous Name "ZHAKO"
  • Net Worth $0.1 Million
  • Nationality Kazakhstani
  • Profession MMA Fighter
  • Currently Working For UFC

Ranked #20 Current Best MMA Flyweight Fighter, Zhalgas Zhumagulov is a Kazakhstani professional mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter who is currently signed to the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). A professional since 2014, he competed at Altay Republik MMA League, White Night Fighting Championship, Zhekpe Zhek Bantamweight Grand Prix, Alash Pride, Kunlun Fight, and FNG.

Aktobe, Kazakhstan native, Zhalgas Zhumagulov was born on 29th August 1988, under the star sign Virgo. The thirty-two years old stands 5'4" 162.56 CM tall and weigh 125 LBS 56.7 KG.

How much is Zhalgas Zhumagulov Net Worth in 2020?

Zhumagulov is signed to the UFC where the fighter receives a base salary on fight night no matter if they win or lose. Also, there is a “win bonus”,  “fight of the night” and “performance of the night” bonuses. The flyweight fighter pursed $13,500 on his debut fight at UFC 251 - Usman vs. Masvidal. The median income for a MMA fighter in the UFC was $68,500. 

Before signing to the UFC, he widely competed at Fight Nights Global, earning a decent sum of money. As of 2020, Zhumagulov's net worth is approximately $0.1 million. 

Turned Pro In 2015

On 7th September 2014, Zhalgas made his professional debut at Altay Republik MMA League - Atlay vs. Siberia where he defeated Yerlan Semebekov via TKO. That year, he had five more bouts: all wins. On 24th January 2015, Zhalgas faced Vartan Asatryan at Alash Pride - Royal Plaza Volume 2. He lost the fight via TKO. Also, he lost the following bout to Zhifa Shang at Kunlun Fight 26 - Cage Fight Night, Round 3 via split decision. In later 2016, he joined Fight Nights Global where he had altogether eight fights compiling 7-1-0 records.

In 2020, Zhalgas signed to UFC. On 11th July 2020, he made his UFC debut at UFC 251 - Usman vs. Masvidal where he lost to Raulian Paiva. He was expected to face Amir Albazi on 28th November 2020 but the bout was canceled and rescheduled on 23rd January 2021, face Amir Albazi.

Zhumagulov does have decent wrestling, really showing some nice judo in the past.

Is Zhalgas Married?

Zhalgas Zhumagulov's personal life has always been a beautiful mystery to his fans. To date, nothing is discloed in the media if the fighter is married, in a relationship, or single. 

Active on Instagram with 300k followers, Zhumagulov's posts are basically about his fights. He is absolutely a low-key personal who prefers his private life. For the public, he just wants to show his professional side not his personal. 

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