Miesha Tate is an American mixed martial arts pundit and artist who is a former UFC Women's Bantamweight Champion.
Miesha Tate's Early Life and Education
Miesha was born on August 18, 1996, in Tacoma, Washington, United States. She is currently 32 years old. She is American by her nationality and belongs to white Ethnicity.
Miesha was born to her parents; mother Michelle Tate and father Rob Tate. She did her schooling at Franklin Pierce High School and has attended the Central Washington University. She has a sister, Felicia Martin, her sibling with whom she spent her childhood.
Miesha Tate's Career
Miesha stepped into the field of martial arts while she was still studying after her friends encouraged her to be a part of MMA. Later, she began her professional MMA career and won a Bantamweight Championship of the Freestyle Cage Fighting Promotion.
After her success in MMA, Tate was announced as a cast member of the feature film Fight Valley. Her fighting style, which focused on wrestling and Brazilian jiu-jitsu, has earned praise from multiple peers and media outlets.
However, against all expectations, Meisha posted her retirement from MMA after a loss by the decision of Raquel Pennington at UFC 205 in 2016. Kate said after deciding to retire that she was interested in competing in no-gi grappling matches, the first of which was against a former MMA.
Tate has modeled for numerous websites and publications, including ESPN the Magazine and Fitness Girls. She is also featured as a playable character in the video game EA Sports UFC.
Likewise, she is also known for her appearances in the television series and movies like Here Without You, as Max; Fight Valley, as Jabs; Hook N Shoot: 2007 Women's Grand Prix; Mattie, as Mattie; and CageSport XXI, as Announcer.
Miesha Tate's Net Worth: House and Cash Prizes
Tate has earned a lot of money from television series and Martial arts. Miesha Tate's net worth in 2019 is estimated to be $6.5 million, while her annual salary in a typical year is expected to be above $500,000. Meisha's earnings from MMA matches and awards are also quite impressive.
For example, she earned $542,986 from Strikeforce Women’s Bantamweight Championship, while Freestyle Cage Fighting made her $441,176. Similarly, after winning the award of the Female Fighter of the Year, 2011, she received $336,134 in cash prize, and for 2012 WMMA Fight of the Year she was given $252,101. She also won the 2013 Fight of the Year award, for which she was given $196,078.
Miesha Tate owns a house Las Vegas. According to property records, the jiu-jitsu specialist spent $179,984 to purchase the house. The 4-bedroom, 2.5 bathroom property has an area of 1,911 square feet and is in the Rio Vista community.
Miesha Tate's Personal Life
Tate was in a relationship until recently with her boyfriend Bryan Caraway, an American mixed martial artist who is currently competing in the UFC's Bantamweight division. However, after the breakup, Miesha is said to be dating Johnny Nunez.
But Miesha has not come forward to talk about her current relationship status. Maybe, she wants to keep it private to avoid controversies.
Miesha Tate's Awards
Miesha has received a Female Fighter award during the World MMA Award and has also received a Comeback of the Year Award. She is also the winner of the Strikeforce Women’s Bantamweight Tournament. After that, she won the titles of UFC Women’s Bantam Champion, Strikeforce Women’s Bantamweight Champion, and FCF Women's Bantamweight Champion.
Miesha Tate's Body Measurements
Height: 5 feet 6 inches
Weight: 61 kg
Eye Color: Hazel
Hair Color: Dark Brown
Body Figure: 37-25-36 inches