|Real Name/Full Name
|Robert Glenn Lawler
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:
|20 March 1982
|41 years old
|In Centimetres – 180 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 11″
|In Kilograms – 77 Kg
In Pounds – 171 lbs
|Father – N/A
Mother – N/A
|Bettendorf High School
|Professional Mixed martial artist
The world of sports is an interesting and exciting world. There are many types of sports nowadays, from football to basketball and many others. In this article, we are going to talk about a certain athlete who excels at one particular sport, Mixed Martial Arts (MMA). Mixed Martial Arts is a full-contact combat sport that incorporates techniques from various combat sports around the world.
The athlete of the day is Robbie Lawler. Robbie is an American professional mixed martial artist who has been competing since 2001. He is known for his aggressive fighting style and has competed in companies like Strikeforce, PRIDE, and the IFL.
Well, how well do you know about Robbie Lawler? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Robbie Lawler’s net worth in 2024, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Robbie Lawler to date.
Biography and Early Life
Lawler was born on the 20th of March 1982 in San Diego, California. He is of English, Samoan, African and Filipino heritage. At the age of ten, he moved to Bettendorf, Iowa to live with his father who was in the marines. He began training Taekwondo at the age of eight and then picked up karate two years later.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Robbie Lawler in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Robbie Lawler’s age is 41 years old as of today’s date 22nd February 2024 having been born on 20 March 1982. Though, he is 5′ 11″ in feet and inches and 180 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 171 lbs in Pound and 77 kg in Kilograms.
Lawler went to Bettendorf High School where he received an All-State honours in wrestling and football. At the age of 16, he was taken under the wing of Pat Miletich and began training with Miletich Fighting Systems after he graduated in 2000.
Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids
Lawler is currently married to Marcia Suzanne and have one child together.
Is Robbie Lawler Gay?
Robbie is straight and has never been in a same-sex relationship.
Lawler made his UFC debut at UFC 37 against an experienced fighter, Aaron Riley. He won the fight by unanimous decision and fought against Steve Berger in the next month at UFC 37.5, he won by TKO. He then fought against Tiki Ghosn and Chris Lytle and won both bouts but lost to Pete Spratt via submission. In UFC 47 and UFC 50 respectively, Lawler lost two fights to Nick Diaz and Evan Tanner respectively. After the losses, he left UFC and went to fight at Superbrawl in Hawaii where he defeated Falaniko Vitale.
After beating Falaniko Vitale, he became the ICON Sport Middleweight champion but lost his first title defense to Jason Miller. He made his PRIDE debut in Las Vegas, Nevada against Joey Villasenor at PRIDE 32. He became the ICON Sport champion for a second time after beating Frank Trigg on March 31st, 2007. Unfortunately, EliteXC had to shut down and file for bankruptcy which caused Lawler’s contract to be picked up by Strikeforce. His first fight was against Jake Shields on June 6th, 2009 but lost via submission.
Lawler defeated Melvin Manhoef but later lost to Jason Miller after meeting the 195lb mark during the weigh-ins. Lawler had like four other matches in Strikeforce those mentioned above. Lawler then returned to the welterweight division in the UFC. He faced Josh Koscheck on February 23, 2013, and won in the first round via TKO.
In a rematch with Johnny Hendricks on the 6th of December 2014, Lawler won the fight and the title via a split decision. He had a rematch with Rory MacDonald on July 11, 2015, as he challenged him for the UFC Welterweight title. The match was labeled an instant classic and has also been named as one of the best matches in UFC welterweight history. On January 2, 2016, he defended his title again against Carlos Condit. Lawler eventually lost the title to Tyron Woodley on July 30, 2016.
Lawler has won many fights during his career and has also won a couple of championship belts. He is a one-time UFC Welterweight champion, has won Fight of the Night four times, and has been named the UFC Fighter of the Year in 2014 and 2015 (these are the accomplishments he had when he was at UFC). He is a one-time EliteXC Middleweight Champion, a two-time ICON Sport Middleweight Champion, a one-time Superbrawl Middleweight Champion and so many others.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Robbie Lawler in ’2024’
I think we have already established that Lawler is a really good fighter. He has won many fights and also earned a number of championship belts. Lawler’s main source of income is his fighting career and he is currently doing very well at it. As of 2024, Lawler has an estimated net worth of $5 Million.
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
- Lawler made his professional debut in 2001 and won his first four career fights all by TKO/KO.
- Lawler is the only fighter to have won three consecutive “Fight of the Year” awards from Sherdog and MMA fighting.
Robbie Lawler is an amazing and brilliant fighter. He has the shocking ability to knock anyone out or put anyone down. Lawler is a really fierce competitor who knows how to get what he wants, success. We wish all the best as he continues to knock people out.