Josh Parisian Biography, Age, Career, Marital Status, Salary and Net Worth
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Who is Josh Parisian?
Joshua Wayne Parisian abbreviated as Josh Parisian is a professional American notable mixed martial artist who competes in the heavyweight division of the UFC.
How Old Is Josh Parisian?
He is 33 years old as of June 2022, having been born on June 28, 1989, in Escanaba, Michigan, U.S. Josh shares his birthdate with celebrities such as; Elon Musk, Markiplier, Cooper Noriega (2002-2022), Henry VIII of England (1491-1547), Rob Dyrdek, and many more.
Josh Parisian Family
Who are Josh Parisian’s Parents?
According to news on the internet, it shows that he was born to his parents, however, he had an abusive stepfather and thus he and his mother stayed a lot in shelters.
Does Josh Parisian have Siblings?
There is no information on the internet showing whether he has siblings or was born as the only child. In case of news regarding this matter, we will update it here as soon as possible.
Josh Parisian Education
He received his high school education at Escanaba High School. After graduating from high school, he attended Bay College for two years before dropping out to pursue a mixed martial arts career.
Josh Parisian Marital Status
He is married to the love of his life Jen Gross.
Josh Parisian Kids
He and his fiance have a daughter by the name of Eva born in 2020.
Josh Parisian Mixed Martial Arts Career
A Dana White Contender Series Career
Raking up a record of 7-2 in the United States regional circuit before being invited to the Dana White’s Contender Series. On June 26, 2018, he faced Greg Rebello at Dana White’s Contender Series 30. However, despite scoring a first-round knockout win, he was not offered a UFC contract directly but a spot in The Ultimate Fighter: Heavy Hitters.
The Ultimate Fighter: Heavy Hitters Career
In the fifth episode of the season, he faced Michel Batista in a quarter-final bout. However, he lost the fight via second-round technical knockout and thus was eliminated from the tournament.
A Career return to Contender Series
After spending time in The Ultimate Fighter, he returned to the regional circuit where he lost the first fight but went on a five-fight winning streak and earned another shot in Dana White’s Contender Series. On August 18, 2020, he faced Chad Johnson in Season 4 Week 3. He went on to win this fight in a first-round knockout victory and was this awarded a UFC contract.
An Ultimate Fighting Championship Career
On November 28, 2020, he made his UFC debut against Parker Porter at UFC on ESPN: Smith vs. Clark. In his debut match, he lost the fight by unanimous decision. In his sophomore appearance in the promotion, he faced Roque Martinex on June 19, 2021, at UFC on ESPN: The Korean Zombie vs. Ige. He went on to win the bout via a controversial split decision. 12 out of 14 media scores gave the victory to Martinez. Next, he faced Don’Tale Mayes at UFC Fight Night: Lewis vs. Daukaus on December 18, 2021. However, he lost the fight in the third round via TKO due to elbows from the Crucifix position. On June 25, 2022, he is scheduled to face Alan Baudot at UFC on ESPN 38.
Josh Parisian Height and Measurements
Adding up to his well-built body is a height of 6ft 4inches (1.93m) and a weight of 120kg (265lbs).
Josh Parisian Salary and Net Worth
His salary is not mentioned on the internet but has an estimated net worth of $1 million.