Miesha Tate Biography

Published On Mar 11, 2018
Facts of Miesha Tate
Date of Birth: 1996 , August-18
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 6 Inch
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Miesha Tate is among a handful of wrestlers involved in Mixed Martial Arts. Some of the other wrestlers in the profession include Holly Holm, Ronda Rousey and Paige VanZant. She 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 TV 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. 

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.

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.

Tate has earned a lot of money from TV series and Martial arts. Miesha Tate's present net worth is estimated to be $6.5 million, while her annual salary in a typical year is estimated 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.

 

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Born in United States

1996

Miesha Tate is born in Tacoma, Washington, United States. She is currently 31 years old. She is American by her nationality and belongs to white Ethnicity. She was born to her parents Michelle Tate and Rob Tate.

Started working in MMA

2005

Tate began her professional Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) career and won the bantamweight championship of the Freestyle Cage Fighting promotion and she gained increased recognition when she won the Strikeforce Women's Bantamweight Championship.

Began working in TV series 'Fight Valley

2015

Tate was announced as a cast member in 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. 

Got Award at World MMA Award

2016

Tate achieved the Female Fighter award at the World MMA Award and she received the Comeback of the Year Award. She is the winner of the Strikeforce Women’s Bantamweight Tournament and she also won the titles of UFC Women’s Bantam Champion, Strikeforce Women’s Bantamweight Champion, and FCF Women's Bantamweight Champion.

Relationship with Bryan Caraway

2011

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

Total net worth

2018

As of 2018, Miesha Tate whose net worth is estimated to be around $6.5 million.Her significant source of on earning is her professional martial arts career. However, she has also acted in TV series and movies.