Daniel Cormier Wiki, Bio, Wife, Kids, Net worth, Height, Weight
Former Olympic Wrestler Daniel “DC” Cormier is an American mixed martial artist. He is the current UFC Light Heavyweight Champion and is the fifth best pound-for-pound fighter in the UFC. He is currently competing in the light heavyweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship and was also the champion of the Strikeforce Heavyweight Grand Prix.
Along with professional life, fans want to know Daniel Cormier’ married life. So, who is Daniel Cormier’ wife? Without any further ado, let’s get right into Daniel Cormier’ wiki facts, bio, wife, kids, net worth, age, height, and weight.
Daniel Cormier’ Married Life; Wife and Kids
Talking about Daniel Cormier’s married life, he is presently married to his longtime girlfriend turned wife Salina Deleon. On July 4, 2014, he proposed her at the Chateau Gardens in Las Vegas, and they tied the knot three years later on May 27, 2017.
They share two kids together, a son, Daniel Jr. (born on February 16, 2011) and a daughter, Marquita Cormier (March 4, 2012).
Cormier also has a daughter, Kaedyn Imri Cormier with his former girlfriend, Carolyn Flowers, a track athlete at Oklahoma State. However, on June 14, 2003, he lost her in a car accident when an 18-wheeler truck ran into the car which was carrying the 3-month old child in Austin, Texas. In 2002, he was in a relationship with a woman Robin, however, they separated in 2003.
How Much is Daniel Cormier’ net worth?
Daniel Cormier makes a massive amount of money through his fights. As of now, Cormier has an estimated net worth of $4 million, including all of his properties and earnings. As an MMA fighter, he doesn’t receive fixed salaries, instead earns per fight.
Recently, Cormier was about to take home a significant amount of income for his main event fight against Jon Jones on UFC 200. Unfortunately, Jones was removed for a potential anti-doping violation, due to which Daniel Cormier’s fight salary was cut in half.
Cormier has also made the highest earnings in UFC 2014 despite losing the fight against Jon Jones. Cormier made $1 million while the winner Jon Jones made only $500 thousand. Over the year, Daniel Cormier net worth will rise to a great extent.
UFC President, Dana White, recently told that the next big match in the UFC would be between Daniel Cormier and Brock Lesnar. This match is definitely going to be his greatest match, hence he is expected to earn millions.
Furthermore, he is also the best friend of Russian Khabib Nurmagomedov, who defeated Conor McGregor earlier this year.
Khabib proudly acknowledges Daniel Cormier for teaching him the English language.
Daniel Cormier Wiki-Bio; Age, Height, Parents, Birthday
In 1979, Daniel Ryan Cormier was born in Lafayette, Louisiana. He celebrates his birthday on March 20 that makes his age 39. People professionally know him as Daniel Cormier.
He was born to Audrey Cormier and Joseph Cormier. He also has two brothers named Joseph and Ferral, and a sister named Felicia. When he was young, he went to a couple of high schools. After high school, Cormier attended Colby Community College for two years before he transferred to Oklahoma State University where he graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Sociology.
Cormier is American and belongs to the black ethnicity. His zodiac sign is Pisces.
Cormier has an athletic body with a height of 5 feet 11 inches and his body weighs 93 kg. Cormier is also active on social media like Instagram with 1.9 million followers and Twitter with 710k followers.