Who is Michael Chandler, his age, height, MMA record, stats, UFC salary, net worth 2023

Who is Michael Chandler, his age, height, MMA record, stats, UFC salary, net worth 2023

An American professional Mixed Martial Artist, Michael Chandler, is making headlines after an Irish mixed martial artist, Conor McGregor is all set to return to face off Chandler, know his age, height, net worth and record

For those who aren’t sure, let us tell you, the 34-year-old former Ultimate Fighting Championship Featherweight and lightweight champion is finally making his highly anticipated return in the latest season.

Who is Michael Chandler, his age, height, MMA record, stats, UFC salary, net worth in 2023

After learning about Conor’s return to face off the 36-year-old Chandler, the social media users are going gaga as they want to know more about the American professional. So, here’s all the details that one needs to know about.

Who’s Michael Chandler?

For those who aren’t familiar with the martial artist, let us tell you, Michael was born in High Ridge, Missouri, U.S on April 24, 1986.

The professional player, who currently plays in the Lightweight division of UFC is also known by the nickname “Iron.”

He came into the spotlight after he started competing in Bellator MMA, an organization for which he fought from 2010 to 2020. During his time with the organization, he became a 3-time Bellator Lightweight Champion.

He even became the winner of the Bellator Season 4 Lightweight tournament. If you’re wondering about his ranking, let us tell you, the player is ranked at No. 5 as of November, 2021, in the UFC Lightweight rankings.


Chandler made his professional MMA debut back in August 2009 with a first round TKO. At the time, he won the match against Kyle Swadley.

Net Worth

If you’re wondering about the net worth of the professional player, let us tell you, as per multiple reports, Chandler’s net worth is estimated to be somewhat around $5 million.

Let us remind you the aforesaid worth of Chandler is last updated in 2022, so as of 2023, we have no updated information regarding his net worth.

However, we do have information regarding his salary. The professional player reportedly earns a handsome pay of around $500,000 for his fights in the UFC.


Throughout his career, his biggest paycheck came from his latest bout against Dustin Poirier in UFC 281. During this bout, Michael earned a sum of $760,000.

If you’re wondering about his endorsement deals, let us tell you, the player had signed a contract with a crypto-currency brand ‘CoinLion,’ apart from his agreement with Sports Nutrition Supplement brand Dymatize.

Now coming back to his upcoming bout which is making headlines, let us tell you, as of authorities it is yet to be confirmed whether the upcoming bout of Chandler against Conor McGregor would be fought either in 155 lbs or 170 lbs.


MMA Record: 23-8-0

“Iron” Michael Chandler is a 36 year old Male fighter from United States with a 23-8-0 pro MMA record and most recently fought Dustin Poirier at UFC 281 on Saturday November 12, 2022. His height is at 1.73m.

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