Who is Khamzat Chimaev?
Khamzat Chimaev is a well-known Chechen wrestler, Swedish MMA fighter, martial artist, and entrepreneur from Chechnya. Khamzat Chimaev is well-known in the country for winning MMA fights.
He is also well-known in Sweden for winning the Swedish middleweight and welterweight titles.
Khamzat Chimaev-Birth, Parents, Siblings & Education
Khamzat Chimaev, On Sunday, May 1st, 1994, in Chechnya, the popular martial artist was born to his parents.
He was born into a Muslim middle-class family.
Chimaev is 26 years old, according to his birth date (as of 2020).
His full name is Khamzat Hizarovitj Chimaev.
He does not reveal his parents’ names or occupations to the media.
He has a younger brother named “Sweden Chimaev” in the family.
He has been interested in sports since he was a child.
According to sources, he began martial arts training at a young age.
Khamzat finished his education at a Chechen private school.
After that, he moved to Sweden alone at the age of 17 in 2011 to pursue a successful MMA career. According to sources, his family arrived in Sweden in 2019.
Chimaev overcame many obstacles in his life to achieve success.
According to the media reports, Khamzat took professional coaching from his coach “Reza Madadi”. Chimaev is a well-known martial artist and wrestler in the UFC and MMA because of his dedication and talent.
Net Worth of Khamzat Chimaev? Salary, Earning
Khamzat Chimaev earned a total of $700K-800K USD from his profession (starting in 2020).
Facts of Khamzat Chimaev
|Real Full Birth Name||Khamzat Hizarovitj Chimaev.|
|Nicknames||1. Borz (Vargen).
2. Khamzat Chimaev.
|Occupation||Wrestler, MMA Fighter, Martial Artist, and Entrepreneur.|
|Age (How old, as of 2020)||26 years old.|
|Date of Birth||May 1, 1994 (Sunday).|
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight.|
|Career & Wealth|
|Income Source||Wresling and MMA Fights.|
|Net worth (approx.)||$700K-800K USD as of 2020.|
|Wife/Spouse Name||Not Yet.|
|Girlfriend||Will Update Soon.|
|Smoke or Drink?||Yes (Occasionally).|
|Parents||Father: Name Not Available.
|Siblings||Brother: Sweden Chimaev.|
|Social Media Accounts||Instagram: @khamzat_chimaev
|School||Local Private School.|
|Alma Mater.||The University in Sweden.|
|Height||Feet & Inches: 6′ 2″.
Centimeters: 188 cm.
Meters: 1.88 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 84.4 Kg.
Pounds: 186 lbs.
|Shoe Size (UK)||9.|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown.|
Relationship, Married life, Boyfriend/Girlfriend
Khamzat Chimaev’s Relationship is unknown.
Body Measurement- Height, Weight, Hair Color
Khamzat Chimaev, a professional fighter, maintains a slim muscular body shape.
He practices martial arts for more than 4 hours per day.
Aside from that, he goes to the gym on a regular basis to maintain his ideal physical stats.
Chimaev stands 6 feet 2 inches tall (1.88 m).
For his solid body, he prefers a healthy non-vegetarian diet.
Khamzat weighs approximately 84.4 kilograms (in pounds 186 lbs).
He primarily consumes high-protein energy drinks.
He also wears a thick beard on his face.
Chimaev typically dresses in dry-fit casual attire.
Khamzat Chimaev- Professional Career
Chimaev began his professional career with MMA on May 26, 2018.
Chimaev won numerous MMA and UFC titles during his career.
He also competed in MMA for the Brave CF organization.
On July 8, 2020, He debuted in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC).
On July 15, 2020, he fought his first UFC fight at middleweight (83.9 kilos) in Abu Dhabi.
He defeated John Phillips to win his first championship.
Not only that, but Khamzat defeated Rhys McKee in the UFC Fight Night 174 Welterweight fight on Sunday, July 26, 2020.
According to reports, Chimaev’s next UFC Fight Night: Covington vs. Woodley Middleweight fight will take place on September 19, 2020.
This match has piqued the interest of his fans.
He competed in the 18-kilo class at the time and met other young men in the 23-kilo class.
Despite never having polished it, Chimaev has competed in both judo and dwelling together.
He has competed in four serious and competitive battle sambo matches.
Chimaev wrestled for BK Athén shortly after arriving in Sweden.
He also won the Swedish Championship gold medal in free-form 2018 with convincing scores of 10-0, 10-0, 10-0, and 7-0.
According to media reports, Chimaev made his expert introduction at IRFA 14 on May 26, 2018, when he met the Norwegian Gard Olve Sagen (1-2).
Chimaev won via TKO in the second round.
On August 18, 2018, Khamzat defeated Norwegian Ole Magnor (2-3) in his second match at Fight Club Rush 3.
Chimaev’s next match is against Austrian Marko Kisi at Brave CF 18. He is undefeated and has won both of his victories by the finish.
The main match of Brave CF 20 was supposed to be between American Sidney Wheeler and Italian Leon Aliu, but Aliu had to withdraw due to an injury.
Chimaev agreed to the match after only nine days’ notice, and it was also one weight class higher than his usual welterweight, going at middleweight.
Chimaev is known for being a hard worker and a strong starter, and this match was no exception.
In the first round, he finished the American by TKO in 35 seconds.
Khamzat Chimaev agreed to a deal with UFC in 2020.
Chimaev’s Instagram account is @khamzat_chimaev with 5M Followers.
Quick Facts of Khamzat Chimaev
- Khamzat is a famous Chechen, Swedish wrestler, MMA fighter, martial artist, and entrepreneur from Chechnya.
- Chimaev is well-known in the country for his MMA fighting championships.
- He is also famous in the country for winning the Swedish Championships in middleweight and welterweight.
- Khamzat completed his education at a local private school in Chechnya.
- After that, he moved to Sweden alone at the age of 17 in the year 2011 to make a bright future in his MMA career.
- Due to his hard work and talent, Khamzat Chimaev is one of the famous martial artists and wrestlers in UFC and MMA.
- Chimaev maintains a slim muscular body shape.
- He gives more than 4 hours per/day to his martial arts practice.
- Khamzat won “KO of the Night” on 19 April 2019 in welterweight at Brave CF 23 by overcoming Ikram Aliskerov.