Tyron Woodley Net Worth
Tyron Woodley net worth: Tyron Woodley is an American mixed martial artist champion and former amateur wrestler who has a net worth of $4 million. Tyron Woodley was born in Ferguson, Missouri in April 1982. Woodley was a two-time state finalist in wrestling in high school where he went 48-0 and won a state title at McCluer High School. He graduated from the University of Missouri where he wrestled. Woodley won his first fight in 20 seconds as an amateur and was 7-0 in amateur bouts. He tried out for the 9th season of The Ultimate Fighter but was cut before the show started. His debut professional fight came in 2009. The same year Woodley debuted for Strikeforce. He lost his first fight in July 2012 to Nate Marquardt for the vacant Strikeforce Welterweight Championship. He made his UFC debut in February 2013 knocking out Jay Hieron. In November 2013 Woodley won Knockout of the Night over Josh Koscheck. In August 2014 he defeated Dong Hyun Kim and had the Performance of the Night. His last fight was a win over Kevin Gastelum in January 2015 to bring his professional record to 15-3. Woodley was named 2010 Strikeforce Rising Star of the Year. In May 2014 he was ranked #3 in the official UFC welterweight rankings. On November 12, 2016. Tyron will face Stephen Thompson at UFC 205.