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Who is Jinh Yu Frey?
Jinh Hie Yu Frey, well known as Jinh Yu Frey is a famous Korean-American mixed martial artist. She currently competes in the strawweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). Frey is the former Invicta FC Atomweight Champion.
Jinh Yu Frey Career
Mixed martial arts career
Frey initially gained recognition when she defeated Darla Harris in an MMA fight that went viral online.
Her earlier wins on the regional MMA circuit attracted the attention of Invicta FC. Frey’s first fight was against Jodie Esquibel, losing the bout by a decision. In her second bout with the organization, she beat fellow Atomweight Cassie Robb. She then continued to beat Liz McCarthy and Herica Tiburco by a pair of unanimous decisions, receiving a shot for the Invicta FC Atomweight Championship. On September 23, 2016, she faced Ayaka Hamasaki for the Atomweight Championship at Invicta FC 19: Maia vs. Modafferi. However, she lost the bout by a doctor stoppage in the second round.
Following the failed title shot, she challenged Ashley Cummins at Invicta FC 24: Dudieva vs. Borella on July 15, 2017. Frey won the bout by unanimous decision. Back in the victory column, she faced Seo Hee Ham for the Road FC Women’s Atomweight Championship at Road FC 045 XX on December 23, 2017. However, Frey lost the bout by knockout in the first round.
Second Invicta FC title shot
Following her former rival Ayaka Hamasaki exiting her title, Frey challenged Minna Grusander for the vacant Invicta FC Atomweight Championship at Invicta FC 30: Frey vs. Grusander on July 21, 2018. Frey won the title by a unanimous decision that was widely considered controversial following being mostly outwrestled. Because of the controversial decision, the pair was scheduled to fight in a rematch at Invicta FC 33: Frey vs, Grusander II on December 15, 2018. Frey successfully defended the title by unanimous decision.
After the rematch with Grusander, Frey faced Ayaka Hamasaki for the Rizin Super Atomweight Championship at Rizin 16: Kobe on June 2, 2019. However, she lost the bout by unanimous decision. Frey was then expected to defend her title as a headliner of Invicta FC 37 in a rematch against Ashley Cummins. However, she withdrew from the fight because of an injury. The fight was then rescheduled to Invicta FC 39: Frey vs. Cummins II on February 7, 2020. Frey missed the championship weight and exited her title. However, they fought, with Frey winning the fight by unanimous decision.
How old is Jinh Yu Frey?
Jinh Hie Yu Frey is aged 37 as of 2022, having been born on May 20, 1985, in Crossett, Arkansas, U.S. She shares her birthday with famous people including John Stuart Mill, James Stewart, Bill Hewlett, Moshe Dayan, José Mujica, Joe Cocker, Dietrich Mateschitz, Jane Wiedlin, Naturi Naughton, Timothy Olyphant, and Rachel Platten, among others.
Jinh Yu Frey Family
Who are Jinh Yu Frey’s parents?
Jinh Hie Yu Frey was born in Crossett, Arkansas to her parents and was brought up in Texas. Her father, who is Korean, died when she was young. Her mother is an American but her information is not known to the media.
Does Finh Yu Frey have siblings?
Frey was born to her parents into a family of two children, with an older brother. She also has two younger half-brothers and one younger half-sister.
Jinh Yu Frey Education
Frey attended Palo Duro High School, graduating with a Distinguished Achievement Diploma in the top 2% of her class in 3 Years. She then joined Amarillo College studying Nuclear Medicine and received her A.A.S. Frey later enrolled at Midwestern State University earning a B.S. in Radiologic Sciences and then joined the University of Texas at Arlington, earning a master’ in August 2015.
Jinh Yu Frey Interests
Frey has a Purple belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and has fought for two teams: Mohler MMA until 2021, and Fortis MMA from 2021 to the present. She went viral online for the first time defeating Darla Harris.
Jinh Yu Frey Husband
Frey is currently married to her supportive and loving spouse, Douglas Frey. The couple married in Fairy Glen, Rosemarkie in 2012. However, they have not shared much information about their family with the media.
Jinh Yu Frey Kids
Frey and her spouse have not shared their family and personal life with the media, and it is not known if they have any children as of the present.
Jinh Yu Frey Height
Frey has a beautiful, athletic, and physically fit body adding up to an average height of 5 ft 2 in (1.57 m) and a weight of 48 kg (105 lbs).
Ultimate Fighting Championship
On June 27, 2020, she made her UFC debut against Kay Hansen at UFC on ESPN: Poirier vs. Hooker. However, she lost the bout by a submission in round three. She then fought Loma Lookboonmee at UFC on ESPN: Holm vs. Aldana on October 4, 2020. Frey lost the bout by unanimous decision. On March 13, 2021, she faced Gloria de Paula at UFC Fight Night 187, winning the bout by unanimous decision.
Frey was expected to face Istela Nunes at UFC on ESPN 28, on July 31, 2021. However, Nunes was forced to withdraw from the fight because of visa problems and her place was taken by Ashley Yoder. Frey won the bout by unanimous decision. She was then scheduled to fight Hannah Goldy at UFC Fight Night 202, on February 26, 2022. However, Goldy withdrew from the fight because of an illness and the fight was canceled. Frey then fought Vanessa Demopoulos at UFC on ESPN 38, on June 25, 2022, losing the bout by split decision.
Jinh Yu Frey Net Worth
Korean-American mixed martial artist, Frey competes in the UFC, in the strawweight division. She has been active from 2013 to the present, earning varying salaries in different fights, with 11 wins and 7 losses in her career. Frey has garnered an accumulative net worth of approximately $1 million to $5 million as of 2022.