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Khamzat Chimaev: Net Worth, Wife, Gilbert Burns, Record, and Next Fight

Khamzat Chimaev, also known as “Borz” was born on May 1, 1994, in Russia. He was good at wrestling from his early childhood days. Khamzat won many national competitions at the junior level. At the age of 18, he moved to Sweden with his mother and older brother. He became a Swedish citizen.

After moving to Sweden, his freestyle wrestling was also improved, and he started to be considered one of the best freestyle wrestlers in Sweden. Khamzat has won the National Freestyle Wrestling Championship three times.

Then he started his career in MMA at the age of 23. With time he performed well in MMA fighting and he joined the UFC in 2020. He competes in the welterweight division of UFC.

Khamzat Chimaev Age

Khamzat Chimaev was born on May 1, 1994. He is 29 years old.

Khamzat Chimaev Height

The height of Khamzat Chinaev is 6 feet and 2 inches, which equals 1.88 meters.

Khamzat Chimaev Weight

Chimaev is 179 pounds, which is 81 kilograms.

Khamzat Chimaev Record

Khamzat Chimaev has remained undefeated throughout his MMA career. He has recorded 12 wins, with 0 losses and 0 draws to date. He started his career as a UFC fighter on July 15, 2020, when he fought against John Phillips and he won that fight by submission in the 2nd round. 

To date, he has played 6 UFC fights and won all of them. In his MMA career, he has a winning streak of 12 fights and out of his 12 wins, 6 came out from knockout, which is 50% of his wins, 5 from submission, and 1 from decision.

He doesn’t even need more rounds to win the fight. He won 4 out of his 6 UFC fights only in the first round. The average number of rounds Khamzat Chimaev has won is less than 3. That shows his striking power in MMA fights.

Khamzat Chimaev Vs Gilbert Burns

Khamzat Chimaev Vs Gilbert Burns

Gilbert Burns is one of the toughest opponents Khamzat Chimaev has ever witnessed. Khamzat has remained undefeated throughout his UFC career. However, in 1 out of his 6 matches, that match was so difficult for Khamzat that it took him three rounds to finish the fight. The fight between Khamzat Chimaev and Gilbert Burns happened on April 9, 2022.

At that time, Gilbert Burns was on a winning streak of 1 match while Khamzat was on a winning streak of 4 on UFC. Gilbert had good control of his body and he had a good IQ in the game. 

As the fight between Kamzat and Gilbert started, the first round was little much dominated by Kamzat. However, in the second round, Gilbert was playing an impressive fight. He tried many times to knock out Kamzat, however, he couldn’t. On that round, both were bloodied. As the third round started, Kamzat and Gilbert were really aggressive with each other. There was a bloodbath in that round. As the third round ended, finally Kamzat was declared the winner by a unanimous decision.

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Khamzat Chimaev Next Fight

Khamzat Chimaev Vs Paulo Coasta

Khamzat Chimaev is going to fight against Brazilian middleweight fighter Paulo Costa on October 21 in the UFC 294 event.

In the last 3 matches of Paulo Costa, he has recorded 2 losses against Marvin Vettori and Israel Adesanya. However, this record does not make him a lesser competitor for Khamzat. In the whole MMA career of Paulo Costa, he has played 16 fights and won 14 out of them and only lost 2 that he has recorded in his last 3 matches.

While Khamzat Chimaev has a 50% winning rate by knockout, Paolo Costa has an 80% winning rate by knockout. That is definitely going to be a challenging match for both Paolo Costa and Khamzat, as their fighting reports are extremely good. It will be an exciting match to see.

Khamzat Chimaev Net Worth

Khamzat Chimaev has an estimated net worth of $4 million as of the latest reports. He has earned it through UFC fights, wrestling, and brand endorsements throughout his career. According to reports, the base salary of Khamzat lies between $10,000 to $1,50,000. 

He made his career’s greatest paycheck from the UFC 273 event, where he fought against Gilbert Burns and won that match by unanimous decision in the third round. According to reports, he got up to $2,50,000 from that fight, including the base salary of $1,50,000, where he also got a win bonus, performance bonus, and brand endorsement fee.

Not only from UFC, Khamzat has done many brand collaborations with different big brands on his social media accounts. He has promoted Dragon Energy Drink, RDX Sports, and other fitness brands on his social media. He may charge $25,000 to $1,00,000 for endorsing the brands through his social media accounts.

Khamzat Chimaev is a big fan of sports cars. He owns expensive cars like Ferrari California, Mercedes AMG G63, Cadillac Escalade, and many other cars.

Khamzat Chimaev Wife

Khamzat Chimaev Wife

According to our reports, Khamzat Chimaev is a married guy. He got married to his spouse in May 2022. However, he has not posted any pictures or talked about his marriage in any interviews. He has kept his personal life private with the public. 

Apart from the photo of his wife in the white gown, we don’t have any other information available about her. There is no information regarding her name, her father’s name, and how long they have been dating.

However, some of the photos and videos were released to the public on his marriage day. There is a tweet that one of his fans has posted on his Twitter account, but it seems that he was one of the people who were invited to his marriage.

Khamzat Chimaev Instagram

Khamzat Chimaev is active on Instagram by the username of @khamzat_chimaev. He has got almost 6 million followers there. He has posted 400 posts on Instagram. Most of the posts are related to these simple pictures where he has posted about himself. We can see from his Instagram posts that he is a big car lover as he has posted many pictures with cars. He has also posted many pictures with his friends. However, he has not posted anything related to his family and his wife.

Full NameKhamzat Khizarovich Chimaev
NicknameBorz
Age29
Height6ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Weight179 lb (81 kg)
Country of OriginRussia
NationalitySweden
RecordWin-Loss-Draw(12-0-0)
Lost AgainstNone
Net Worth$4 million
MarriedYes
Social MediaInstagram

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