Nate Diaz Net Worth: How Rich is MMA Fighter Nate Diaz?
Nathan Donald Diaz is professionally known as Nate Diaz, was born on April 16, 1985. He is an American professional mixed martial artist. His height is 6 feet 0 inch and weight is 70 kg He is active in his career since 2004-present. This MMA fighter belongs to Stockton, California, US. He studied at Tokay high school and at the age of 14, he started his training in martial arts with his brother Nick Diaz. Nick was former Strikeforce Welterweight champion. Presently he is fighting for Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). He is widely popular after winning Ultimate Fighting Championship. Both Nate and his brother Nick presently run a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu school in Lodi, California.
MMA Fighter Nate Diaz Net Worth
The American professional mixed martial artist Nate Diaz‘s net worth is estimated as $5 million. He is still single. He earned this significant amount of net worth from fighting competitions and mixed martial arts. Diaz was a contestant of “The Ultimate Fighter 5” and was the winner of this contest. After winning this match, he gained popularity. When he participated, the man with whom he has to fight was not strong enough, and then he asked for more challenging competition to earn name and wealth. Till now in total, he fought 29 competitions in his career and losing 10 out of them.
Most of his net worth was earned from his MMA fights, which includes UFC, Strikeforce, and world extreme cage fighting. He was famous after his fight against the famous McGregor at UFC196 on 5th March 2016.This fight was held in short notice that is only before 11 days Nate was noticed about this fight. Still, he was the winner. In this fight, he earned $500,000 us dollars, which largely increased his net worth.
In 2015 and 2016, Nate earned $20,000 each year from the endorsement deal with Reebok. He got the salary from UFC on Fox the amount of $16,000 in 2014. Similarly in the previous year, 2013 he received $15,000 and $50,000 in 2012.
All these earnings and much more bonus added to the net worth of Nate Diaz. All the details of his fighting competitions and earning are not mentioned her, only some important ones are mentioned. Ultimately by the year 2017, the net worth of Nate Diaz is $5million, which will definitely increase in the coming years.