Giga Chikadze

Giga Chikadze is a Georgian professional MMA fighter who has a net worth of $700K. Here you will know Chikadze’s net worth, next fight, early life, career, and more.

About Giga Chikadze

Giga Chikadze is a 34-year-old Georgian professional mixed martial artist. Who is actively competing in the featherweight division of UFC?

His current MMA record is 14-3-0; he has won seven UFC fights.

Giga Chikadze Net Worth

Chikadze’s net worth in 2023 is estimated to be around $700,000. He has made most of his net worth from his fighting career in the UFC.

His highest pay day was when he fought Edson Barboza on August 28, 2021. He made $156,000 from this fight.

According to various trusted sources, it is estimated that Chikadze has earned $615,700 throughout his to-date fighting career in MMA.

Professional Career and Earnings

On January 15, 2022, Chikadze fought top ranked featherweight in Calvin Kattar. He, unfortunately, lost this bout by unanimous decision.

Giga made a total of $111,000 from this fight, including his base salary of $55,000, Fight of the Night bonus of $50,000, and fight week incentive of $6,000.

On August 28, 2021, Chikadze headlined UFC fight night against Edson Barboza. He won this fight by impressive TKO in round number three.

He made a total of $156,000from this fight; this included his base salary of $50,000, a fight win bonus of $50,000, a Performance bonus of $50,000, and a fight week incentive of $6,000.

On May 01, 2021, Chikadze defeated veteran Cub Swanson by an impressive TKO. He made $120,000from this fight, which included his base salary of $32,000 to show, a fight win bonus of $32,000, a Performance bonus of $50,000, and a $6,000 fight week incentive.

On UFC Fight Night: Santos vs. Teixeira, he fought and defeated Jamey Simmons by an impressive first-round knockout. he also earned a performance bonus from this fight.

Chikadze earned $114,000 from this fight, including his base salary of $30,000, a fight-to-win bonus of $30,000, a $50,000 Performance of the Night bonus, and a fight week incentive of $4,000.

On UFC Fight Night: Moraes vs. Sandhagen at Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Chikadze defeated Omar Morales unanimously.

Salaries

He was paid $36,000 for this fight, including his base salary of $16,000, a fight wins a bonus of $16,000, and $4,000 as a fight week incentive.

Fight Event Salary Bonus Total Earnings
Giga Chikadze vs. Irwin Rivera UFC Fight Night: Overeem vs. Harris $14,000 $14,000 win bonus + $3,500 fight week incentive $31,500
vs. Jamall Emmers UFC 248 $12,000 $12,000 win bonus + $3,500 fight week incentive $27,500
vs. Brandon Davis UFC Fight Night: Hermansson vs. Cannonier $10,000 $10,000 win bonus + $3,500 fight week incentive $23,500
vs. Austin Springer NA NA $5,000
vs. Guardado NA NA $1,200

Quick Facts

Fighter Name Giga Chikadze
Giga Chikadze Net Worth $700,000
MMA Record 14-3-0
Nickname Ninja
Nationality Georgian
Height 6′ 0″
Weight 145 lbs.
Reach 74″
Date of Birth (Age) 25 August 1988 (age 34)

Early Life

Giga Chikadze was born on 25 August 1988, in Tbilisi, Georgia. He started training Gōjū-ryū Karat at the age of four.

He was inspired by karate superstars like Jet Li and Bruce Lee. He was also inspired by UFC 1 event, which made him train harder to become a UFC fighter one day.

Giga began competing in kickboxing after moving to the Netherlands in 2015; then, he was signed by GLORY, the largest kickboxing organization.

Giga Chikadze UFC

In 2019, Chikadze signed a four-fight deal with UFC. On September 28, 2019, he made his UFC debut against Brandon Davis. He won this fight by a split decision.

his second opponent Davis would pull out from the fight due to a weight loss-related illness. Later, it was revealed that promotion debutant Irwin Rivera replaced Davis. Chikadze defeated him by unanimous decision.

Awards & Accomplishments

  • 2022 Forrest Griffin Community Award
  • 2020 Under the Radar Fighter of the Year
  • Performance of the Night (Three times)
  • Top Ranked UFC Featherweight

FAQs

How much is the net worth of Giga Chikadze in 2023?

Chikadze’s net worth in 2023 is estimated to be around $700,000. Giga Chikadze has made most of his net worth from his fighting career in the UFC.

What is the current MMA record of him?

As of 2022, Chikadze’s MMA record is 14-3-0; he is still actively competing in UFC, so his record will improve with time.

How old is he?

As of 2022, Chikadze is 34 years old. He was born on 25 August 1988.

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