Quick Facts Melvin Manhoef

  • NameMelvin Manhoef
  • Birth Year1976
  • Birth month05
  • NationalityRussian
  • Birth PlaceParamaribo, Suriname
  • EthnicityMixed
  • MarriedYes
  • Married to Tamara
  • Children Million Manhoef
  • SiblingsMoreno Manhoef

Melvin Manhoef is a Dutch professional mixed martial artist and former kickboxer who currently competes in Bellator MMA. Manhoef is married to his girlfriend Tamara.

From his marital relationship with wife Tamara, Manhoef has a son named Million Manhoef. He is a former It’s Showtime Champion and Cage Rage Light Heavyweight Champion in MMA. 

Melvin Manhoef Early life and Education

Melvin Manhoef was born on 11th May 1976, in Paramaribo, Suriname. At the age of three, Manhoef moved to Rotterdam, the Netherlands along with his family. Manhoef grew up along with his younger brother Moreno Manhoef

Manhoef belongs to a Russian nationality and holds mixed ethnicity. During his youth, Manhoef played soccer. However, his educational background is yet to be known. 

Melvin Manhoef MMA Career

Melvin Manhoef had his first MMA fight at the age of 18 which he won via decision. In 2004, Manhoef became British Cage Rage Light Heavyweight Champion. He competed in several championships including ONE Fighting Championship and Dream championship before joining Bellator MMA. 

YouTube: Melvin Manhoef Highlights

Manhoef signed for Bellator MMA on 21st July 2014 along with Paul Daley. He made his Bellator MMA debut on 19th September 2014 against Doug Marshal, which he won via knockout. On 20th May 2016, Manhoef lost the fight against Rafael Carvalho at Bellator 155. His total MMA record includes 30 wins, 14 losses, and 0 draws.

Melvin Manhoef Married, Wife, Dating, Children

Malvin Manhoef is a married man and his a son from his marital relationship. Manhoef is married to his long-term girlfriend Tamara. However, Manhoef hasn’t revealed when he began dating his wife as well as the exact date of his wedding.

Caption-Melvin Manhoef and his wife Tamara

Manhoef and his wife Tamar are blessed with a son named Million Manhoef. He often shares photos of his wife and son on his Instagram account. Since his wedding, Manhoef has maintained a peaceful relationship with his wife and son. 

He is successfully maintaining his profession as well as family. Yet, there are no any rumors of his divorce and other extramarital affairs. Besides this, Manhoef hasn’t been in any other relationships. Moreover, there are no any records of his other affairs too. 

Melvin Manhoef Age, Weight, and Height

Aged 42, the renowned MMA fighter Melvin Manhoef stands the perfect height of 5 feet 8 inches which is 1.73 m tall and weighs 85 Kg i.e. 187 lbs. 

Melvin Manhoef Net Worth, Income, Earning, Salary

Melvin earns a good sum of money in his career. Allocating information from several sources as of 2018 it is found out that Melvin Manhoef currently estimated net worth is around $427 million. His total career earnings yet disclosed is $85,000.

 Manhoef earns a fortunate amount of money from his MMA career. Moreover, he further added money from his career as a kickboxer. He has participated in several championships and has won numbers of championships so far. Manhoef is living a lavish and standard life with his wife and son.