Rose Namajunas is a popular UFC MMA fighter who fights in the women’s strawweight category. Rose Namajunas’ net worth has rapidly risen to $2 million in the short time she has been a boxer, and it is expected to rise more as her career progresses. Some, on the other hand, can’t help but marvel how she managed to earn so much money. As of 2021, Rose Namajunas has a net worth of an estimated $2 million.
|Full Name||Rose Namajunas|
|Date of Birth||June 29, 1992|
|Age||28 years old.|
Rose Namajunas Early Life
Namajunas was born on June 29, 1992, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, to Lithuanian parents who had immigrated to the United States in September 1991. Rose was called after her great-grandmother Ro Gotalkait Namajnien, whose husband Juozas was a military commander in Independent Lithuania. Algimantas Andriukonis, Namajunas’ grandfather, was a great wrestler who won national titles in Lithuania as well as contests in the Soviet Union. Namajunas visits Lithuania on a regular basis and interacts with her grandparents in Lithuanian.
Rose Namajunas’s Net Worth & Earnings
Rose Namajunas is a well-known UFC fighter who fights in the women’s strawweight category. Rose Namajunas’ net worth is now believed to be $1 million, which she has amassed via her profession as an MMA fighter and her business dealings. In reality, Rose has made more than $1 million from her matches alone, and when her brand agreements are included in, her profits are substantial.
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Rose Namajunas Career in the UFC
For anybody in the UFC, calculating the money earned after winning a bout is more important than winning the fight itself. Despite the fact that Rose hasn’t played in many matches, her victories have helped her earn a lot of money. In fact, Rose earned the highest money in her UFC career when she defeated Joanna Jedrzejczyk in their second bout at UFC 223.
Rose has won eight and lost four of the twelve matches she has played in. Rose Namajunas’ earnings in the UFC have so totaled $1,182,500, and this is only from her bouts.
On April 24, 2021, Namajunas fought Zhang Weili for the UFC Women’s Strawweight Championship at UFC 261. She won via knockout in the first round after hitting a head kick, becoming the UFC Women’s Strawweight World Champion for the second time. Namajunas made history by becoming the first female fighter to successfully reclaim a UFC Championship title. Namajunas received the Performance of the Night bonus award for his victory.
Namajunas faced Joanna Jdrzejczyk in UFC 217 at Madison Square Garden in New York. She was named the new UFC Women’s Strawweight Champion after winning the bout by KO in the first round. Namajunas’ win was widely regarded as one of the greatest shocks in UFC history. In a rematch at UFC 223, she beat Jdrzejczyk by unanimous decision.
In her long career, Rose Namajunas has won many honors and titles. She received the Eighth Annual Real Women Awards in 2017. She received the Fight Booth Lady Violence Award, the World MMA Award, and was awarded MMA Female Fighter of the Year all in the same year.
Namajunas has also won many awards, including MMA Fighter of the Year, UFC Fighter of the Year, MMA Upset of the Year, MMA Submission of the Year, Women’s MMA Knockout of the Year, and many more.
Namajunas vs. Zhang for the UFC Women’s Strawweight Championship is set for November 6, 2021 at UFC 268.
UFC 261 Payout: Rose Namajunas: $310,000 – ($150,000 to show, $100,000 win bonus, $50,000 ‘Performance of the Night’ bonus, $10,000 sponsorship bonus)
Rose Namajunas Endorsements for Brands
Aside from her matches, Rose earns money via different brand endorsement agreements, the most well-known of which is with Reebok. While many UFC athletes have contracts with Reebok, Rose is one of the rare exceptions that has their own agreement with the company. Other brands with which Rose is connected include Monster Energy, Trifecta System, and ONX Sports.
Aside from this, Rose has worked with Marvel to promote their Puzzle Quest game, and she has also promoted Amazon Prime Videos on her Instagram. All of these agreements are from large and well-known brands and businesses and as such, it wouldn’t be an understatement to say that her profits were a lot.
Rose Namajunas Net Worth
As of 2021, Rose Namajunas has a net worth of an estimated $2 million.