Mirsad Bektic Biography
Mirsad Bektic is a professional Bosnian-American mixed martial artist. He currently competes in the Featherweight division of the UFC. Bektic was ranked on #14 in the official UFC Featherweight rankings on July 6, 2017.
Before joining UFC in 2014, Bektic competed at regional promotions across the Central United States and had an undefeated record of 7–0. His total MMA record includes 12 win, 1 loss, and 0 draws.
Mirsad Betic Early life and Education
Mirsad Betic was born on February 16, 1991, in Srebrenica, eastern Bosnia, and Herzegovina. His parents Suada Bektic and Sejad Bektic are Bosniak Muslim. Betic has two brothers Senad Bektic and Suvad Bektic and a sister, Medisa Kadic-Dudic.
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At the age of three, Betic relocated in Italy along with his mother and siblings fleeing from the Bosnian War. Furthermore, his family stayed in Germany for five-years. Later at the age of nine, his family moved back to the United States and settled in Lincoln, Nebraska.
Betic attended the Irving Middle School and later graduated from the Lincoln Southeast High School. After moving to the United States, he began learning Karate and further started learning mixed martial arts in 2008.
Mirsad Betic Career
In 2011, Mirsad Betic made his professional debut and competed in regional promotions across the Central United States. During his initial career, Betic made an undefeated record of 7–0. Moreover, he was also ranked on #1 “MMA’s Top 25 Prospects” list by BloodyElbow.com.
Betic signed for UFC in 2014 and made his professional debut on April 19, 2014, at UFC on Fox 11 against fellow newcomer Chas Skell and won the match via majority decision. However, the fight was nearly stopped because Skelly landed a pair of illegal knees as Bektić was grounded against the cage.
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On August 23, 2014, Betic was expected to face Ernest Chavez but Chevez was replaced by Max Holloway due to injury. But Betic also got replaced by newcomer Clay Collard. Similarly, Betic was expected to face Alan Omer on January 24, 2015, at UFC on Fox 14 but he faced Paul Redmond and won via unanimous decision.
Moreover, Betic got the victory over Lucas Martins at UFC Fight Night 67 via TKO in the second round. Likewise, on October 8, 2016, he defeated Russell Doane via submission in the first round at UFC 204. However, he lost the fight against Darren Elkins via knockout at UFC 209 on March 4, 2017. After that, Betic won the fight against Godofredo Pepey at UFC on Fox 27. His total MMA record includes 12 win, 1 loss, and 0 draws.
Mirsad Betic Personal life
The 27 years old, Mirsad Betic is widely known for his profession and has won the hearts of several fans. Although gaining such a popularity, Betic often keeps his personal details under shade. He hasn’t revealed whether he is married or still single.
Furthermore, there are no any rumors as well as records of his love affairs. However, his sexuality is straight. Betic hasn’t done or said anything that makes us feel doubt about his sexuality.
Mirsad Betic Net worth
Mirsad Betic earns an astonishing amount of money from his MMA career. Betic has got victory over several MMA fighters. As of now, Betic has an estimated net worth of $1 million. Furthermore, his total career earning yet disclosed is $87,000. His total salary per fight is $23,500 including $21,000 to show and $2,500 Reebok sponsorship.
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He owns a Nissan Sentra worth $19160. Similarly, he recently bought a Nissan Maxima SR which costs $34155. Moreover, his mother owns a Nissan Altima SR worth $23260. Betic is often seen hanging out with his family and friends and also visits new places during his vacations. So analyzing these all he is surely living a lavish life.