Net Worth and Salary

Net Worth and Salary

MMA Fighter

Mike Mathetha

Mike Mathetha’s net worth is $1 million.


Mike Mathetha

Who is Mike Mathetha?

Mike Mathetha is an MMA (Mixed Martial Arts) and Kickboxing competitor from New Zealand. Over 100 Kickboxing contests have been won by the 33-year-old. Mike Mathetha also won the King of the Ring Kickboxing Tournament in New Zealand.

Mike Mathetha – Birth, Parents, Siblings & Education

Mike Mathetha was born in Zimbabwe on July 10, 1988, and spent his first 12 years of life there.

He is of Zimbabwean ancestry. However, due to the political unrest in Zimbabwe, he migrated to New Zealand after 12 years.

His grandparents raised him in Harare, while his parents previously lived in Hwange.

When the situation in Zimbabwe worsened and riots erupted, Mike’s family fled to New Zealand.

It was his father’s decision to relocate to New Zealand in quest of a better life.

Mike was ecstatic about the thought of relocating to New Zealand at the time. Mike’s parents had left their granddad behind in Zimbabwe.

Mike afterward lived in Blenheim, Germany, and Auckland, New Zealand.

He previously stated in an interview that he was frequently tormented at each of his schools.

While in college, he began watching Jackie Chan films.

He imagined that when he moved to Auckland, he would not be bothered by the schoolchildren.

This was not the case, and he tormented students again in high school.

Finally, he chose to study kickboxing and was able to practice with Coach Eugene Bareman at City Kickboxing Gym.

All of these helped him never be bullied again and become the all-time unbeaten boxer.

Net Worth of Mike Mathetha? Salary, Earning

Mike, commonly known as Black Diamond, is a successful fighter. Every time he wins an MMA fight, he is awarded $500,000.

In just a few years, our Mike has won three wars and raised a total of $150000 in prize money.

Aside from that, he makes money through advertising sports products and competing in local fight events.

To date, assessing Mike Mathetha’s net worth across his career results in a number of $1 million USD.

Facts of Mike Mathetha

Full Real Name Mike Mathetha
Nickname Black Diamond
Age (as of 2021) 33 years
Popular as MMA player and Kickboxer
Profession Mixed Martial Arts
Date of Birth July 10, 1988
Place of Birth Zimbabwe
Current Residence New Zealand
Education Graduate
College Auckland College
Net worth USD 1 million
Nationality New Zealander
Ethnicity Zimbabwean
Religion Christianity
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Languages English
Weight (approx.) In Kilograms: 77.11 kg 
Height (approx.) In Feet Inches: 5’11”

Relationship, Married life, Boyfriend/Girlfriend

Mike Mathetha is entirely focused on his MMA career and does not want to be distracted by any woman in his life.

He has never had a romantic relationship with a lady. He is only 33 years old and has a bright future ahead of him.

Similarly, he is now living happily with his friends and family as a single man.

Body Measurement- Height, Weight, Hair Color

Mike Mathetha stands at 5 feet 11 inches tall. He weighs about 77.11 pounds.

He has beautiful, warm black eyes and black hair.

There is no information about his chest-waist-hip measures, dress size, shoe size, biceps, or other body measurements.

Mike Mathetha – Professional Career

After receiving Kick Boxing coaching from City Kickboxing’s head trainer, Mr. Eugene Bareman, Mathetha’s career began with regular state and national level contests.

He quickly found his partner, Israel Adesanya, and the two began competing in Kickboxing fights.

He met Israel at Eden Terrace Gym.

Mike and Israel traveled to China for Kickboxing battles, and when they returned, he found himself with few options for local combat.

Mike Mathetha during the match. Source: MMA Junkie-USA Today

As a result, he decides to try merging martial arts battles. He trained himself in preparation for MMA fights.

In his first MMA fight, he defeated Jo Vain Duin in 2017.

Then, in 2018, he fights Hyun Min Hwang again and wins in the first round.

On February 22, 2020, Mike defeated Dimps Tahau Tiopira Gillies in the third round of their previous fight.

Mike Mathetha – Social Media Status

Mike has 30.7k followers on Instagram.

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Quick Facts of Mike Mathetha

  • The 33-year-old Mike has competed in over 100 kickboxing matches.
  • He also won the New Zealand-based King of the Ring Kickboxing Tournament.
  • Mike prepared for MMA bouts by training himself.
  • He has never been in a relationship with a woman.
  • Similarly, Mike is now living happily as a single man with his friends and family.