Evan Tanner

Evan Tanner Wiki/Profile
Name/Famous asEvan Tanner
OccupationMMA Fighter
BirthdayFebruary 11, 1971
DiedSep 5, 2008 ( age 37)
Other NameEvan, Tanner

Evan Tanner Net Worth, Biography, Age, Height, body measurements, family, career, Income, Cars, Lifestyles & many more details. He defeated Phil Baroni twice, once by decision and once by TKO.

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Evan Tanner Biography

Evan Tanner is best known as a MMA Fighter. Popular fighter who won a UFC middleweight championship in 2005 and previously was a Unified Shoot Wrestling Federation heavyweight champion. Evan Tanner was born on February 11, 1971 in Texas. He was a state wrestling champion at Caprock High School in Texas. Evan Tanner is one of the most successful MMA Fighter. He has ranked on the list of famous people who were born on February 11, 1971.

Evan Loyd Tanner (February 11, 1971 – September 8, 2008) was an American professional mixed martial arts fighter, writer, traveler and adventurer. He was a former UFC Middleweight Champion and the first American to win the Pancrase Neo-Blood tournament in Tokyo, Japan.

On December 29, 2006, Tanner unveiled plans to set up a mixed martial arts training camp at his house in Gresham, Oregon for disadvantaged athletes and young men at risk. In February 2007, he announced that 12 athletes would reside in the house from six different weight classes. In a March 2007 interview with MMA Weekly, Tanner was asked about the possibility of fighting again, but said he wanted to focus on developing his foundation. He said he would be training year-round with the athletes he was coaching and that it might only be a matter of time before he returned. UFC president Dana White was interviewed by CBS Sportsline one week later and said Tanner would be welcomed back whenever he was ready.

He also has a position among the list of Most popular MMA Fighter.

Family: Parents, Children & Relatives

He was born and raised in Amarillo, Texas. He has not shared enough information about family details. However, our team currently working, we will update Family, Sibling, Spouse and Childrens information.

Tanner was born in Amarillo, Texas and graduated in 1989 from Caprock High School, where he won the Texas state championship in wrestling as a junior and senior despite only entering the sport in his second year of high school. He attended Simpson College in Iowa, but dropped out when he was 19. He worked various jobs around the country as a bouncer, cable television contractor, framer building beach houses, dishwasher, baker, ditch digger and slaughterhouse worker. He attended the University of Oklahoma for one semester before returning to Amarillo, where he entered a mixed martial arts tournament.

He fought for the vacant UFC middleweight championship against David Terrell at UFC 51 in February 2005. He defeated Terrell to become the first UFC middleweight champion since Murilo Bustamante held the title before leaving for PRIDE Fighting Championships in 2002.

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Tanner, with a wrestling background, began fighting in 1997 when he was convinced by friends to enter a local MMA tournament hosted by the now defunct Unified Shoot Wrestling Federation. He won the tournament by defeating three fighters in one night, including future UFC heavyweight contender Paul Buentello.

Age, Height & Measurements

Evan Tanner has been died on Sep 5, 2008 ( age 37). He born under the Aquarius horoscope as Evan's birth date is February 11. Evan Tanner height 6 Feet 8 Inches (Approx) & weight 389 lbs (176.4 kg) (Approx.). Right now we don't know about body measurements. We will update in this article.

Tanner made his UFC debut in 1999 at UFC 18, submitting fellow Amarillo native Darrell Gholar by rear naked choke in the first round. His next UFC fight was at UFC 19 against Valerie Ignatov, who was known for leg submissions. Because of this, Tanner decided to fight barefoot for the first time in his career.

Height5 Feet 1 Inches (Approx)
Weight390 lbs (176.9 kg) (Approx)
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Eye ColorBlue
Hair ColorBlonde
Dress SizeXS
Shoe Size11 (US), 10 (UK), 45 (EU), 28.5 (CM)

Tanner fought once more in Pancrase and defended his title two more times in the USWF before deciding to take the first of multiple breaks from fighting in his career. He returned in July 2000 and remained undefeated in the USWF, successfully defending his heavyweight belt with wins against Raoul Romero and Vinny Nixon. His next appearance was at UFC 29, where he defeated Lance Gibson by TKO.

Evan Tanner Net Worth

Estimated Net Worth: $400 Thousand

Evan Tanner net worth has been growing significantly. Evan Tanner’s most of wealth comes from being a successful MMA Fighter. We have estimated Evan's net worth, money, salary, income, and assets.

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SalaryUnder Review
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Source of IncomeMMA Fighter
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Source of IncomeMMA Fighter
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Tanner defeated Robbie Lawler at UFC 50 in October 2004, submitting Lawler with a triangle choke. Afterwards, Tanner began training on his own.

Who is Evan Tanner Dating?

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After losing the title, Tanner began training with American Top Team, but lost his next fight to David Loiseau at Ultimate Fight Night 2 in October 2005. Tanner was ahead on points until the fight was stopped in the second round due to a cut received from a Loiseau elbow.

Tanner fought Franklin again at UFC 53 in June 2005. Franklin won when the fight was stopped by the ringside doctor due to multiple cuts and swelling on Tanner’s face. With the win, Franklin was named as a coach for The Ultimate Fighter 2 reality television show, along with then UFC Welterweight champion Matt Hughes. While Franklin and Hughes did not fight at the conclusion of the show, Hughes said he would have challenged Tanner for the UFC middleweight title if Tanner had been a coach on the show.

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