Joanna Jedrzejczyk Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Joan Agie
Jan 31, 2024 By Joan Agie
Originally Published on Jun 04, 2022
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About Joanna Jedrzejczyk

One of the most dominant UFC champions was Joanna Jedrzejczyk.

She may be the most noted athlete right now, but that was not always her intention. Joanna, born in Poland, began taking fitness courses at the age of 16.

Joanna Jedrzejczyk afterward moved on to Muay Thai and kickboxing. She made her professional MMA debut in 2012, defeating her first three opponents in two rounds. Joanna made her UFC debut with a perfect six to zero record.

She currently occupies the second rank in the UFC women's strawweight rankings and sixth in the UFC women's pound-for-pound rankings as of 2021.

Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Joanna Jedrzejczyk's net worth?

Joanna Jedrzejczyk has earned almost $2,292,000 in her UFC career. Jedrzejczyk has a net worth of approximately $4 million.

How much does Joanna Jedrzejczyk earn per year?

Joanna Jedrzejczyk earns a good amount of money from every match, but she has not made her yearly income public.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Joanna Jedrzejczyk?

Joanna Jedrzejczyk's height is 5 ft 6 in (168 cm).

How old is Joanna Jedrzejczyk?

On August 18, 2022, Joanna Jedrzejczyk's age will be 35 years. Her zodiac sign is Leo.

Childhood And Education

Joanna Jedrzejczyk is the daughter of Anna and Jan Jdrzejczyk from Olsztyn, Poland.

World champion mixed martial artist who was both the UFC's number one female strawweight and the world's number one female pound-for-pound fighter. Joanna Jedrzejczyk is also a Muay Thai kickboxer and MMA fighter. She has a twin sister named Katarzyna Jedrzejczyk and an older sister named Ewa.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Joanna Jedrzejczyk's partner?

Joanna Jedrzejczyk was engaged to Przemysław Buta, a Polish footballer.

Joanna Jedrzejczyk is currently not in a relationship with Przemysław Buta. She is now enjoying her single life.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Joanna Jedrzejczyk fought in Muay Thai for ten years and has 70 victories, six world titles, and four European championships.

Joanna also has a professional kickboxing record of 27 wins and two losses and 37 wins and three losses as an amateur kickboxer.

On May 19, 2012, Joanna made her mixed martial arts debut. She made her professional debut on May 19, 2012, defeating Sylwia Juskiewicz by unanimous decision. She defeated Lily Kazak by submission the same year.

The following year, on June 20, 2013, she upset Russian flyweight champion Julia Bereezikova.

In July 2014, she signed a deal with the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). In her debut UFC fight, she dominated Juliana Lima on July 26, 2014. Her next match, against Claudia Gadelha, was quite contentious. Many people thought the Polish fighter had lost the battle. Nonetheless, the judges awarded Jedrzejczyk a split decision win. And the judges' decision was made controversial as the favor of MMA media was on Gadelha.

Furthermore, on December 13, 2014, at UFC on Fox 13, Jdrzejczyk challenged undefeated Straw-weight top contender Claudia Gadelha and won the match by a controversial decision victory to meet Carla Esparza for a UFC Straw-weight championship.

She became the first Polish fighter to get a UFC title after defeating Carla Esparza in UFC 185.

She was knocked out in the primary round of the UFC 217 bout by Rose Namajunas and lost her belt to the hooligan Rose.

In 2020, the 'Boogeywoman' aimed to reclaim the strawweight title against Weili Zhang. The fight was an all-out battle, and several analysts dubbed it the Fight of the Year. Joanna received one of the most heinous injuries in MMA during the battle. By the battle's conclusion, the Polish fighter had acquired a large hematoma on her forehead and was unrecognizable.

Joanna did not win the crown, but she did earn a lot of admirers that night.

Joanna Jedrzejczyk posted a faked photograph of herself and the Chinese champion before her battle with Zhang Weili. Joanna Jedrzejczyk is 'ready to go five rounds' in her rematch with Zhang Weili at UFC 275. 11 hours previously, Jessica Andrade Wants the winner Weili Zhang vs. Joanna Jedrzejczyk.

Joanna was wearing a gas mask in the photo, which she posted on her Instagram account, alluding to the Coronavirus epidemic in China. This decision infuriated many supporters, and Zhang even responded to the former champion. Nonetheless, Joanna later made an apology.

Joanna signed an endorsement agreement with Reebok in 2015.

Charity Work

Joanna Jedrzejczyk is a charity entrance pass ambassador for CityFit chain clubs.

The registration fee includes a gift, with the proceeds benefiting young cancer sufferers under the care of the Cancer Fighters Foundation. Anyone who joins CityFit before May 12 and chooses the charitable entrance pass will receive a 20% discount on their first month of training.

What awards has Joanna Jedrzejczyk won?

Joanna Jedrzejczyk has five gold medals IMFA World Championship. She is the first Polish UFC champion and has the most championship bouts in UFC women's history. She was named the 2014 Women's Strawweight Champion.

Joanna has received three Fight of the Night bonuses and one Performance of the Night bonus. She has an impressive MMA record of 16-4-0.

Joanna Jedrzejczyk’s Hobbies And Interests

Joanna Jedrzejczyk enjoys traveling with her friends and family in addition to her professional employment. Conor McGregor and Ronda Rousey are two of her idols.

Other Interesting Joanna Jedrzejczyk Facts And Trivia

  • Joanna Jedrzejczyk's victory against Carla Esparza in 2015 propelled her to the UFC title.
  • She has the most title fights in UFC women's history.
  • She is a female pound-for-pound fighter in the world.
  • Joanna is on the list of the most popular MMA fighters. Also on the list of prominent celebrities born in Poland.
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Joanna Jedrzejczyk Birthday & Fun Facts Facts

Birth Name

Joanna Jedrzejczyk

Date of Birth

1987-08-17

Nationality

Polish

Place of Birth

Olsztyn

Age

Height

168 cm

Eye Color

Gray

Occupation

Muay Thai Kickboxer, MMA Fighter, UFC Fighter

Net Worth

4000000

Parents

Anna Jędrzejczyk, Jan Jędrzejczyk

Siblings

Katarzyna Jędrzejczyk
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Joan AgieBachelor of Science specializing in Human Anatomy

With 3+ years of research and content writing experience across several niches, especially on education, technology, and business topics. Joan holds a Bachelor’s degree in Human Anatomy from the Federal University of Technology, Akure, Nigeria, and has worked as a researcher and writer for organizations across Nigeria, the US, the UK, and Germany. Joan enjoys meditation, watching movies, and learning new languages in her free time.

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