Corey Anderson

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Corey Anderson’s Birthday Highlights

Birth Name

Corey Anderson

Eye Color

Light Blue

Place Of Birth

Rockford, USA


32 years old

Birth Date

September 22, 1989

Star Sign


Corey Anderson Facts

Child Star?




Education & Qualifications

University of Wisconsin Whitewater

Net Worth

$1.5 million

Current Partner

Jenny D’Acquisto


Corey Jr, Nina Rosalia Anderson


1.9m (6'2"")



Chinese Year

Year of the Snake

About Corey Anderson

Corey Anderson was born in Rockford, Illinois, on September 22, 1989, and as of 2022, his age is 32.

Corey Anderson is a Bellator and mixed martial artist (MMA). Corey Anderson is also the winner of the 19th season of the famous American show 'The Ultimate Fighter'.

He was one of the members of the 19th season of 'The Ultimate Fighter'. BJ Penn and Frankie Edgar coached him. First, he defeated Kelly Anundson in the elimination round. Then, Corey Anderson was also the first pick for the light heavyweights of the team Edgar. Corey Anderson defeated Josh Clark, one of the prominent members of the team Penn, in the quarter-finals. Finally, Corey Anderson fought against his teammate Patrick Walsh in the semi-finals. And thus, he entered the finale of The Ultimate Fighter.

Corey Anderson fought against Matt Van Buren in the finale of The Ultimate Fighter, Season 19. That happened in 2014. Corey Anderson defeated Matt Van Buren and became the tournament winner in the light heavyweight finals.

In 2021, Corey Anderson decided to compete in the Bellator Light Heavyweight World Grand Prix. In the semi-finals, Corey Anderson competed against Ryan Bader in 2021, and he won the MMA game. In the World Grand Prix Tournament finals in the division of Bellator Light Heavyweight, Corey Anderson faced Vadim Nemkv; Corey Anderson won the title and a $1 million prize.

Corey Anderson has won several other awards and recognitions. Corey Anderson's net worth is about $1.5 million. He is 6 ft 3 in (190.5 cm) tall and has light blue-colored eyes. His partner is Jenny D'Acquisto, and she is also a fitness enthusiast. Corey Anderson has American nationality. Being a private individual, Corey Anderson does not reveal details about his mother, father, or family life. Read on to know more about his income, awards, and habits.

Corey Anderson Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Corey Anderson's net worth?

Corey Anderson has a net worth of $1.5 million with his successful career as an MMA and UFC fighter.

How much does Corey Anderson earn per year?

Adequate information regarding his annual income of Corey Anderson is unavailable.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Corey Anderson?

Corey Anderson is 6 ft 3 in (190.5 cm) tall.

How old is Corey Anderson?

As of 2022, Corey Anderson is 32 years, and he celebrates his birthday on September 22.

Childhood And Education

Corey Anderson was born in Rockford, Illinois, on September 22, 1989. He has been interested in wrestling since his childhood days. He attended the University of Wisconsin Whitewater. He has been a good competitor since his school days.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Corey Anderson's partner?

Corey Anderson's partner is Jenny D'Acquisto. She is also a fitness enthusiast.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Corey is best known as the winner of the 19th season of 'The Ultimate Fighter'.

What awards has Corey Anderson won?

Corey Anderson won various awards in his professional career. He won 'The Ultimate Fighter 19', 'Bellator 268' against Ryan Bader in 2021, and the 'Bellator Light Heavyweight World Grand Prix' Quarter-Final against Dovletdzhan Yagshimuradov in 2021. Corey Anderson won 'Bellator 251' against Melvin Manhoef in 2020. He was awarded the 'performance of the Night' award against Johnny Walker in 2019. In addition, he won the 'MMA Xtreme: Fists Will Fly' against Stephen Flanagan in 2013,  the 'XFC: Vengeance' against Myron Dennis in 2013, and 'NAFC: Background' against J. R. Briones in the same year. In addition to these records, Corey Anderson also won many other recognitions and honors.

Corey Anderson's Hobbies And Interests

Corey Anderson enjoys traveling and spending time with his family.

Other Interesting Corey Anderson Facts And Trivia

  • Corey Anderson is a renowned mixed martial artist and an MMA fighter with a net worth is about $1.5million.
  • As of 2022, He is fighting in the light heavyweight division present for Bellator MMA. Corey Anderson fought in the heavyweight division until 2013.
  • After that, he started fighting in the light heavyweight category. He is a wrestler too. He has a lot of experience fighting in NCAA Division II Wrestling.
  • As of 2022, Corey is currently playing for the Renzo Gracie Academy.
  • Corey Anderson married Jenny D'Acquisto, and she is also a fitness enthusiast. He has American nationality.
  • He marked the fastest finish ever in the finale of the show 'The Ultimate Fighter'.
  • The next fight of Corey Anderson was against Gian Villante in 2014, but Gian Villante gave up the fight because he had an injury.
  • Jonathan Wilson replaced Gian Villante. But he was forced out of the fight, and Justin Jones came in his place. Justin Jones won the fight on that occasion.
  • Corey Anderson then fought with Gian Villante as his wounds were treated, and he became ready for the fight. Corey Anderson lost the game in the third round itself in that game, and Gian Villante became the winner.
  • Corey Anderson was given a bonus for Fight of the Night. It was in 2015. Corey Anderson fought against Jan Blachowicz in 2015 at UFC 191. In that fight against Jan Blachowicz, Corey Anderson won the game.
  • Corey Anderson then fought against Fabio Maldonado, who replaced Tom Lawlor due to an injury. In that fight at UFC Fight Night 77, Corey Anderson won.
  • Corey Anderson won the fight against Patrick Cummins in 2018 at UFC Fight Night 128.
  • Corey Anderson then faced Glover Teixeira, who replaced Ilir Latifi in 2018, and in that fight, Corey Anderson won. He then fought against Johnny Walker in 2019 and won the MMA game in the first round by a technical knockout. As a result of his performance in the game, Corey Anderson won the performance of the Night award. Corey Anderson was so excited, and he screamed against Johnny Walker in the post-fight celebration, which compelled the referee to give Corey Anderson a penalty of $10,000. 
  • Finally, Corey Anderson fought against Jan Blachowicz in 2020 and lost that game.
  • In 2020 Corey Anderson agreed to a multi-fight deal with Bellator MMA. His promotional debut was against Melvin Manhoef in the same year.
  • Corey Anderson won the MMA game in the second round by a technical knockout.
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